GilesCoVa News

  • Man, dog, and young boy in canoe on water
    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...

  • August 17th | Career & Job Fair

    Giles County Career and Job Fair, August 17th   Area companies invite you to the Giles Career and Job Fair taking place on the front lawn of Giles High School from 3-6PM, on Wednesday, August 17th. This outdoors event will be an opportunity for ...

  • canoes as seen from above on the New River
    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...

  • Code RED logo
    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...

  • Porch balcony with landscape in background
    Adventuresome Fun in Virginia’s Mountain Playground

    Adventuresome Fun in Virginia’s Mountain Playground   All of the locations and attractions mentioned here are perfect escapes for couples and small groups to explore while visiting Giles County, VA.   Waking up to amazing sunrises over th...

  • Ice Cream Adventures

    Do you need a summer treat to beat the heat? Don’t we all! Giles County has some spectacular places to grab a cold, sweet ice cold treat! With the days getting longer, and much hotter, everyone needs to stay cool. Here are some of the few places to...

  • July is Hot Dog Month!!

    July is National Hot Dog Month!? We certainly didn’t know for a while, but now we know, we’re spreading the word. No matter how you like your hot dog, you’ll be happy to know that Giles County has you covered. Here are the places to go, when yo...

  • Castle Rock Golf Course, Pembroke, VA
    Castle Rock Golf and Recreation | Virginia’s Mountain Playground

    Castle Rock Golf and Recreation | Virginia’s Mountain Playground     Castle Rock Golf and Recreation is located in the quiet town of Pembroke overlooking the New River and its’ namesake “Castle Rock”, in Giles County. The views ...