Oct 11 2016

Students are the winner at inaugural Muddy ACCE Race

Students are the winner at inaugural Muddy ACCE Race Giles County, VA- 73 students came out true winners at the inaugural Muddy ACCE Race, held on October 1 in Giles County. Before the first wave of runners took off from the Caboose at the Glen Lyn Town Park sponsors and in-kind donations topped $76,000. The community support and Giles County staff...

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Pre-race information for the Muddy ACCE Race

Planning on running in the Muddy ACCE Race? Just coming to watch? Either wait we'll see you Saturday, October 1st (event starts at 8am). Click HERE to see the pre-race information. A few other notes [but please read attached link]: Parking is available onsite. When arriving at Glen Lyn Park off of Route 460, parking attendants will be available to get you to...

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Giles County Anti-Pipeline Public Forum

Where: Doe Creek Farm, 412 Doe Creek Farm Rd., Pembroke When: Tuesday, August 23, 2016, 7-9 PM Opposed to a high pressure 42 inch gas pipeline routed through Giles County? Dismayed that a federal agency can grant eminent domain to a private corporation to ride rough shod through the heart of our county and take private lands? Aware of the Draft Environmental...

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Sept 10 – Battle at Bristol Package

September 10- Battle at Bristol Package Mountain Lake Lodge has put together a Hokie Gameday package for the Battle at Bristol! Stay at Mountain Lake before and after the Battle at Bristol, College Football's Biggest Battle EVER. Package includes two nights accommodations, complimentary shuttle to and from the game at Bristol Motor Speedway, a tailgate snack pack for the road trip, and...

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NaCo Award to Giles County

NaCo Award to Giles County The Giles County Board of Supervisors is pleased to announce that the Giles County Access to Community College Education Program (ACCE) has received national recognition! In a letter from the Nation Association of Counties, County Administrator Chris McKlarney was informed as follows: The National Association of Counties (NaCo) is please to grant Giles County a 2016 Achievement...

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Aug 08 2016

Narrows Gift Shop Changes

Narrows Gift Shop Changes Narrows Gift Shop has been shaking things up down the road! Narrows Gift shop has changed their name to "302 Main - Unique Gifts"! They are still located in the same building, and yes they still represent over thirty local artisans, authors, craftsmen, and artists at the best pricing to satisfy any budget. They've made and a lot...

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October 1 – ACCE Race Sponsors

October 1 - ACCE Race Sponsors Giles County's 1st annual Muddy ACCE Race has more to be involved in than just running! We are now opening up sponsorship opportunities to businesses in our area. This 5K obstacle mud course is sure to attract people from all over Virginia and neighboring states. This gives you the perfect chance to get your name...

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Celebrating Pearisburg’s local flavor

Celebrating Pearisburg's Local Flavor Recently published in the Valley Business Front , August issue. "The Town of Pearisburg's economy is revitalized through a woman's innovation and love of small town community, the flavorful concept of culinary tourism, and local collaboration." Written by Christine Liana. To read full article, click HERE. ...

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JBR wine now on menu at Mountain Lake Lodge

JBR wine now on menu at Mountain Lake Lodge Originally from Roanoke Times. Posted: Thursday, July 7, 2016 12:15 am JBR Vineyards & Winery is proud to announce that our Giles County Riesling is now carried at Mountain Lake Lodge, adding a local Virginia wine to the lodge’s extensive wine list. JBR is an official Virginia Farm Winery that cultivates two types of grapes:...

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