School boss’s temper spotlighted

Embattled Floyd County School Superintendent Kevin Harris, whose hair-trigger temper and prevalent ego gets him into embarrassing public stunts, is a recipient of one of the “Dano” awards from Roanoke Times columnist Dan Casey in Sunday’s paper .  A Dano is a tribute to something stupid by someone. Writes Casey: The Dano for Best Intimidation […]

County schools — new faces, old problems

With increasing turnover now part of the Floyd County High School teaching staff, the students and veteran faculty start a new year Tuesday with 22 new faces in front of students.

Last chance to speak out on new budget

Last chance tonight — at least until next year’s local elections — for residents of Floyd County to tell supervisors how they feel about the budget for the new fiscal year that begins on July 1. A public hearing on the budget starts at 7 p.m. in the supervisors’ meeting room of the county administration […]