Pipeline protests still rage

The protest pulled in speakers to the second floor the Floyd Country Store Thursday at noon, along with enough media to help fill the room.

Stopping a proposed gas pipeline in Floyd County

Are Floyd Countians concerned about a proposed natural gas transmission pipeline going through the area? From the size of the crowd attending Thursday night’s informational meeting at the Floyd Country Store, the answer would have to be: “Damn right.” Speakers included Radford University professor Bill Kovarik, who told the crowd that Floyd Countians are doing […]

Another natural gas pipeline proposal

Looks like another pipeline fight is in Floyd County’s future. County residents sidetracked plans for a natural gas pipeline through the county several years ago but two national energy companies have new plans to build another such pipeline from Northwestern West Virginia to Piittsylvania County¬† and that pipeline would run through Giles, Pulaski, Montgomery, Floyd […]