I prepared a video for The Floyd Press web site this week on Floyd County High School’s homecoming game last Friday edited the second one above.
A film look at the location shooting last week for the film, Geographically Desirable, a romantic comedy about a woman who finds that life in the country can possibly be more rewarding than a busy life in the city. Set in Washington and Floyd, the movie shot on location on the streets, in Oddfellas Cantina, […]
Friday night is always a special night in Floyd because of the music. Here, just for fun, is a short video of the music and dancing…and fun. Filmed last weekend at the The Floyd Country Store, the Floyd Barber Shop and in town. If you’re old enough, you might recognize the music. It’s Buddy Holly’s […]
The Floyd Country Store was hopping Wednesday night with music and dancers. A Wednesday night Jamboree? Not quite. It was filming for the movie, Geographically Desirable, current on location in Floyd. The extras commissioned for the film learned that movie making is a time-consuming affair with multiples takes and attention to detail. Even though, many […]
For the second year in a row, a theatrical film is being shot in Floyd. Location shooting for Geographically Desirable is underway on the streets and in places like Oddfellas and The Floyd Country Store this week. While Tueday night’s shooting at Oddfellas dealt with a couple at a table, the County Store will be […]
Three young musicians, aka 3 Shades of Blue, play with musician-teacher Scott Perry at the Floyd Farmer Market on a recent weekend. They have become examples of how the area’s music culture is thriving with younger musicians and promise a future for all kinds of music in the county and beyond.
Good turnout for the Sustain Floyd breakfast at the Farmer’s Market on Locust Street Saturday morning. Misting rain did not dampen the enthusiasm of the crowd. A short video, shot just for fun. The music, “Joy to the World” is performed by the late Hoyt Axton, who also wrote the hit made famous by Three […]
Sustain Floyd is feeding folks for breakfast on Saturday at the Floyd Farmers Market next to the Station on South Locust. All you can eat pancakes plus sausage, eggs, potatoes, Red Rooster coffee and more from 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. The video above is from last year’s breakfast.
That’s what Democratic gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe told the crowd at the Friday Night Jamboree. Wonder how many other towns in the Commonwealth have been told the same thing?
Tennessee singer/songwriter Bruce Scism presents his musical mixture as part of the Americana Afternoon series at the Floyd Country Store: Saturday, September 21, 2013.