GilesCoVa News

  • Giles Comprehensive Plan Update

    2017 Comprehensive Plan Update | Open House Dec 13   December 13, 5pm-6:30pm at the Giles County Administration Office   Giles County will hold a public open house to receive citizen’s comments for the 2017 Comprehensive Plan update. Coun...

  • Walker Creek Barn
    SWVA’s Newest Mountaintop Event Venue

    SWVA’s Newest Mountaintop Event Venue   Giles County, VA– The proprietors, Britt & Leigh Stoudenmire, proudly announce their newest venture in Giles County, Walker Creek Barn. Opening in June 2018, Walker Creek Barn offers a unique e...

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    Giles County Children’s Rock Project

    Giles County Children’s Rock Project Giles County, VA– The past two weeks in Giles County have been a flurry of fun, creative activity. The Giles Early Education Project (GEEP), Giles County School Board, and faculty and students have eng...

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    Giles Holiday Events & Festivities

    Giles Holiday Events & Festivities   The following is a list of community activities happening throughout December, this holiday season: December 1-3 | Christmas with the Johnstons at the Giles County Historical Society December 1 – 5:...

  • Fall view of Pearis Mtn in Giles County
    Tourism Revenue Reached New Heights in Giles County in 2016

    Tourism Revenue Reached New Heights in Giles County in 2016 -All of Virginia regions saw increased tourism revenue while Virginia topped $24 billion-   Giles County, VA- (November 1, 2017) – Data released by the United States Travel Associatio...

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    Cultural Event Applications for the 2018 Mountains of Music Homecoming Now Open

    The Crooked Road Opens Cultural Event Applications for the 2018 Mountains of Music Homecoming Nine Extraordinary Days of Concerts and Cultural Events Along The Crooked Road   Abingdon, VA:   The Crooked Road has opened the application period f...

  • Pearisburg ACCE Photo
    Pearisburg Town Council Supports Access to Community College Education

    At a recent Pearisburg Town Council Meeting, council voted unanimously to financially support the Giles County Access to Community College Education Program (ACCE) in the amount of $5,000. Town Manager Todd Meredith had previously stated that during ...

  • Narrows Completes RALLY Southwest Virginia Project

    Narrows Completes RALLY Southwest Virginia Project  === UPDATE: Images from the October 28th presentation at the Narrows Fall Festival === Giles County, VA- RALLY Southwest Virginia is building community leadership capacity and reinforcing collabora...

  • Fishing at The Narrows Town Park
    Bicycling, Mountain Biking, & More in Giles

    Bicycling, Mountain Biking, & More in Giles   Tucked in Southwest Virginia with easy access from major cities and interstates, Giles County, Virginia bodes well for your cycling destination. The rural county with a population of just under 1...

  • Pearisburg Head Start Enrollment Availability

    Pearisburg Head Start Enrollment Availability Pearisburg Head Start currently has openings for 3 and 4 year old preschoolers. Call 540-921-2355 to arrange a time to complete an application to attend this high quality preschool.   Learn more on t...