Fun & support for a good cause

A small but well-entertained crowd of music fans and supporters of the Floyd County Fire Department turned out to Warren G. Lineberry Park Saturday evening for the music of Fuzzy Logic on a beautiful night. Those who didn’t bother to show up and spend $10 missed a great show and a chance to show their […]

Good music and no rain at Concert in the Park

The clouds parted,, the sun came out and the rain stayed away Sunday for the Floyd Town Jubilee’s monthly Concert in the Park Series. Although the threatening weather hurt the size of the crowd, those who did come out enjoyed a round of free music from The Jeff Little Trio, The Whitetop Mountaineers, the Deer […]

Floyd is no longer just a Friday night town

For many years, visitors flocked to Floyd on Friday nights for the Jamboree and pretty much ignored the town for the other six days of the week. No more. This is not your daddy’s Floyd…or your granddaddy’s for that matter. Music will resonate through the town Thursday night with the free concert series at the […]

A welcome addition to Floyd's music scene

New this year on Floyd’s ever-expanding music scene is the Thurday night series of concerts at Hotel Floyd. At a time when the cost of enjoying music is going up at some venues, the Hotel Floyd series if free to the public and features popular area bands with a mix of music. Franklin County bluegrass […]


The last five weeks have been heartbreaking, nerve-racking and hard on my physical and mental state. Dealing with my mother’s deteriorating health — accelerated by her fall at home more than a month ago — has sapped my energy, left multiple projects on hold and put both Amy’s and my life in limbo. Hopefully, in […]