The financial strains and limitations on the presentation of live music that is so much of the culture of Floyd County and Southwestern Virginia have created a need for help through a GoFund Me campaign.
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.
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.
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 […]