Dan Campbell: From the Parkway to Skyline Drive

Floyd County administrator Dan Campbell is leaving the Blue Ridge Parkway and is headed to the Shenandoah National Park north of Charlottesville.

As I reported in The Floyd Press, Campbell resigned his job Tuesday to take a new post as county executive for Madison County, Virginia, where Skyline Drive runs through the western part of the county.

Taxing questions for taxing times

While counties and cities throughout Southwestern Virginia raise taxes on both real estate and personal property, Floyd County Supervisors appear determined to hold the line. Which creates problem for the cash-strapped county but could be a relief for equally cash-strapped county residents who have trouble making ends meet. But this may be the last year […]