GilesCoVa News

  • Bald Eagle Release November 2022

    Bald Eagle Release November 2022 On October 14th, 2022 Giles County Animal Control picked up a grounded adult Bald Eagle in Dublin.  The eagle was transported to the SW Virginia Wildlife Center in Roanoke, Virginia where it was stabilized and assess...

  • Coyote Bounty Notice

    Coyote Bounty Notice The Giles County Board of Supervisors voted for the continuance of the coyote bounty for Fiscal Year 2023 with a total budgeted amount of $2,500. The bounty will be paid until these funds have been expended.  You can find the re...

  • October 11-12 | Virginia Mortgage Relief Program Hosts Application Assistance in Roanoke and Montgomery Counties

    Virginia Mortgage Relief Program Hosts Application Assistance Outreach Event Program Staff Onsite in Roanoke and Montgomery Counties   The Virginia Mortgage Relief Program, or VMRP, was established through the 2021 American Rescue Plan to addres...

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    Things to do… Giles A > Z

    Things to do… Giles A > Z   Giles County offers a multitude of things to do and places to see. We have something to suit the needs of everyone. Giles County does have extensive outdoor recreation activities: floating on the New River Wa...

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    Take it Easy & Enjoy Virginia’s Mountain Playground

    Take it Easy & Enjoy Virginia’s Mountain Playground   All attractions and locations listed in this post are well suited for a low-impact, high enjoyment trip to Giles.   You work hard, you do good things, you deserve to rest and relax...

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    Pets welcome in Virginia’s Mountain Playground

    Pets welcome in Virginia’s Mountain Playground All locations and attractions mentioned are welcoming of pets on your visit…   Traveling with your best friends or man’s best friend, Giles is ready to welcome you to Virginia’s Mountain Pla...

  • Study Participation Notice

    Hello Giles County! My name is Marti Wagnon (formerly Williams), and I’m a lifelong Giles County resident currently working on my PhD at Virginia Tech. I am looking for any Giles County resident who would be willing to participate in a 1-hour i...

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    Family Time is time well spent in Virginia’s Mountain Playground

    Family Time is time well spent in Virginia’s Mountain Playground   All items and locations are perfect to add to your trip with your family, large or small, to Giles   Close knit group or large family gathering- read on for trip inspirati...

  • The Town of Narrows appointed Terry Nicholson as Town Manager

    The Town of Narrows appointed Terry Nicholson as Town Manager at their Town Council meeting on Monday, July 11, 2022.  In this role, Mr. Nicholson will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Town government, implementing policies and pr...

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    CodeRED Giles County

    Giles County Sheriff’s Department in conjunction with Giles County Administration introduced the CodeRed Emergency Notification System to the citizens of Giles County 13 years ago. This notification system has proven to be a successful tool in noti...