Blacksburg historian’s daughter holds art show

Jim Glanville A show of Montgomery County artist Christy Mackie's artwork opened last week at the Alexander Black House Museum and Cultural Center at 204...

Some cuts don’t heal 

Steve Frey Well, they finally did it. Legislators in certain parts of the country have cut taxes or refused to raise them.They've taken (some would...

Home of the free, because of the brave

Steve Frey The Radford Veterans of Foreign Wars recently donated a United States flag to Radford High School. The news story in this newspaper mentioned...

Where there is compassion, there is hope

Steve Frey Fifty years ago this very evening, Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated. April 4, 1968, will be remembered as one of the saddest...

Surrounded by technology

Evans “Buddy” King The page my column appears on occasionally contains pieces written by my old Christiansburg friend Mike Abraham.Mike writes informative, technical pieces, thought...

Religiously speaking – Playing with spiritual blocks

Rusty Mullins My oldest child will be 20 this summer. It’s hard to believe. He has accomplished so much in his two decades on earth,...

Leonardo da Vinci was right!

Steve Frey Leonardo da Vinci once said, "There are three classes of people: Those who see. Those who see when they are shown. Those who...

A Moravian Easter Service

James Shockley“The Lord has Risen.” “The Lord Has Risen Indeed.” “Hail, Oh Hail Victorious Savior, You Have Burst the Bonds of Death.”A hymn played by...

Blessed are the humble, for they shall inherit the earth…

Steve Frey Humility is a character trait that is sometimes forgotten in the age of "I'm the best."You know... "I've got the best ideas," "Only...

Playgrounds, parks and petroleum

Steve Frey With the recent winter weather trying to hold on as long as possible, it seems that spring is really struggling to find a...

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