The Friday Night Jamboree

Music and dancing at The Friday Night Jamboree in Floyd — a historic venue that celebrates Old Time and Bluegrass music in the Blue Ridge Mountains and Southwestern Virginia.

Granddad chases women…

Nothin’ Fancy, the Bluegrass group out of Lexington, gave the audience a listen to an unrecorded tune about “Granddad chases women out at the local retirement home” during their concert at The Floyd Country Store Thursday night as part of the Crooked Road Mountain Music Homecoming week.

County budget hearing draws support for Crooked Road, arts funding

Six Floyd County residents spoke at a public hearing Tuesday night on the proposed budget for the new fiscal year that begins on July 1. Five of those speakers urged the board to restore a $10,000 grant for the Southwest Virginia organization that promotes the Crooked Road, ‘Round the Mountain and other activities. Following the […]