Tuesday, January 13, 2009
I Love Mountains website on TVA Spill
Thursday, June 5, 2008
The cookbook Serving Giles County One Recipe at a Time Cookbook is for sale! I have already tried many recipes from the book and they are good. The cookbook is an interesting mix of easy-to-cook, country, or old family favorites. Go to the CCGC website and click on Store tab. You can print the page there to use as order form.
Sunday, April 20, 2008
The Concerned Citizens of Giles County will be having a bake sale on April 24 (10-3 p.m.) on the Squires/Library Plaza on the Virginia Tech campus. The group is also holding a panel discussion in Squires 245 at 4 p.m.
Monday, March 24, 2008
The town of Narrows is just around the corner....
This is what I wrote about the New River for the cookbook:
Now, why would anyone want to put 256,000 cubic yards of coal ash on such a beautiful river?
is home to 37 miles of the Giles County New River, designated a in 1998 by President Clinton. As the river meanders through the county, scenic sights abound including Eggleston Cliffs and Castle Rock. The National River New Rivercuts a fifteen hundred feet deep gap through the East Riverand and through the town of Peters Mountains , close to the site of the controversial Cumberland Park Project. Narrows New Riveris considered to be one of the best fishing rivers, attracting outdoor enthusiasts from across the country.
Sunday, February 10, 2008
Sunday, February 3, 2008
Thursday, January 31, 2008
The House of Delegates Bill (HB514) is discussed in one article. This bill would have required a public hearing before Virginia's Department of Environmental Quality could issue a permit for use of coal combustion waste as structural fill but the bill died in committee already! Hopefully, the senate version will fare better.