A friend once told me that every true southern should have a “signature dish” or two… My go to appetizer is incredibly pretty and easy. Nasturtium blossoms stuffed with cream cheese and pepper jelly. Mix 1 cup pepper jelly with a block of cream cheese. Put in a pastry sleeve ( or a plastic bag[…]
Wellness Day July 12 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Town Park Wellness Day features many local healthcare providers and offers free health screenings and activities for the community and vendors. Community partners include VDH, Twin County Hospital, In Total Health, Virginia Tech Family Nutrition, and more. Wellness Day began in 2015 in partnership with the Virginia Department[…]
Regret to announce we have postponed the River Cleanup scheduled for this Saturday the 15th due to current river conditions. We have rescheduled this annual event to Saturday September 14th. -Keith Andrews Join the New River Conservation Club for a River Clean Up! 8am-1pm, 7107 Riverside Dr, Fries, VA 24330 Everyone Welcome! Teams, families, youth[…]
U-pick black raspberries and blueberries, refreshments, hayrides and more! 3352 Battlefield Drive, Independence, VA 24348 276-773-2191 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Sarah Ross, founder of Social Roots will join the Market from 9am to 1 pm Friday May 17. Social Roots promotes heirloom plants that are particularly well adapted to the South. One of the goals is to get people “hooked” on heirlooms. An heirloom is a plant variety that has a history of being passed[…]
This year we had 10 projects entered in the competition, involving 14 students. First Place went to “Little Free Pantries”, presented by Laura Wingate, from the Grayson County CATE Center. Second Place went to “Medication Disposal”, presented by Michael Bean, from Grayson County CATE Center. Third Place went to “Rural Beekeeping”, presented by Natalie Hoch,[…]
Saturday, December 16th, 10:00 am come out to the park, meet your neighbors and walk with Santa! Meet at Grayson Parks, 85 County Park Lane, Independence.