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Winter is coming

VDOT offers preparation tips for Craig County residents Shawn Nowlin shawn.nowlin@ourvalley.org To state the obvious, winter is coming. More than a million Southwest Virginia residents could be...

Craig County Christmas parade happening on December 7

Pam Dudding Contributing writer For most locals, Christmas is a highlight of the year. Each year, the annual parade kicks off the festivities of the season....

Craig talent participates in Shelor Grand Finale Contest

Pam Dudding Contributing writer Music has been a long-standing love for many people and has a way of bringing life, peace and even direction into one’s...

Annual Candlelight to happen on December 1

Pam Dudding Contributing writer For many in Craig County, some things never seem to grow old, such as the Annual Old Salem Church Christmas Candlelight service. On...

Craig County High School honors Veterans

Pam Dudding Contributing writer In today’s world, people often say that some kids don’t care about anything, Craig County pupils are proving that narrative wrong. On November...

All military served at annual dinner

Pam Dudding Contributing writer Most know the quote, “Greater love has no one than this, that he lay down his life for his brothers,” which is...

Craig County military personnel give back

Pam Dudding Contributing writer One thing that Veterans and active military personnel in Craig are known for is their willingness to serve. This year, at the Ninth...

Thousands turn out for 10th Virginia Veterans Day Parade

Shawn Nowlin shawn.nowlin@ourvalley.org Over 2,500 people were expected to make their way to downtown Roanoke for the 10th Virginia Veterans Day Parade. At 10:30 a.m. on...

Craig County has spoken

Delegate Joe McNamara elected to full term, David Suetterlein wins 19th District Virginia State Senate race Shawn Nowlin shawn.nowlin@ourvalley.org History proves that the much of Southwest Virginia...

Ministers Singspiration fills hearts and bellies

Pam Dudding Contributing writer It is said that music soothes the soul. That recently proved true as bands and choirs brought an evening of worship and...