A tragic week to face death and realities

This tragic time began with an accident that took Bobby and Pam Clark away from us one week ago. Then a madman killed Alison Parker and Adam Ward, two vibrant members of our broadcast journalism community, on live TV at Smith Mountain Lake Wednesday. Today, I remember Ethel McPeak Thompson Bolt, my mother, who passed […]

Lots to do this weekend

It’s the final weekend of August and the last one before Labor Day. Friday activities: Floyd Artisan Market, Community Pavilion, 205 South Locust Street, 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Vintage Blue Meets World Jazz, with Scott Perry and David McGregor at The Jacksonville Center, 220 Parkway Lane South, 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Friday Night […]