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Schuyler : A Homecoming : Richard Thomas Returns To Hamner's Childhood Home Weekend Of October 20th

Schuyler : A Homecoming : Richard Thomas Returns To Hamner’s Childhood Home Weekend Of October 20th

[ 6 ] October 9, 2017

Schuyler Nelson County, Virginia By Jennie T. Williams For the first time since 1973, John-Boy Walton is coming home to Schuyler. Richard Thomas played John-Boy, the oldest of seven children, in the hit tv series The Waltons from 1971 to 1981. He visited Earl Hamner, The Waltons’ creator, and his mother in Schuyler, the town […]

Nelson : Schuyler : Earl Hamner Homeplace Purchased :  Opens For Tours Starting Today

Nelson : Schuyler : Earl Hamner Homeplace Purchased : Opens For Tours Starting Today

[ 0 ] September 1, 2017

Schuyler Nelson County, Virginia By Tommy Stafford We first told you about the sale of the old Earl Hamner homeplace in our Facebook post on Wednesday. Three different individuals from across the U.S. came together to preserve the legacy of Earl Hamner’s childhood home. Hamner (a frequent contributor to this magazine in our early years) […]

Nelson : Remembering Earl Hamner - The Waltons Cast To Visit Schuyler Weekend Of March 24th

Nelson : Remembering Earl Hamner – The Waltons Cast To Visit Schuyler Weekend Of March 24th

[ 17 ] February 13, 2017

Schuyler / “Walton’s Mountain” Nelson County, Virginia By Jennie Tal Williams When 10-year-old Mary Beth McDonough was cast as young Erin Walton in the 1971 TV movie The Homecoming: A Christmas Story, she didn’t ever dream of being part of the national treasure that become CBS’ The Waltons. The TV show, which aired from 1971 […]

Happy Birthday : Nelson's Earl Hamner : 88 Today!

Happy Birthday : Nelson’s Earl Hamner : 88 Today!

[ 2 ] July 10, 2011

Studio City, California Today marks 88 years that Nelson’s native son, Earl Hamner has been on this earth. Ironically it’s the wedding anniversary of Tommy & Yvette Stafford too! A great day! Earl Hamner, Jr. was born on July 10, 1923 in Schuyler, Virginia. Earl is best known for creating the long running series, The […]

John Boy Comes Home : Hamner At The Hamner Thursday Night : 11.6.09

John Boy Comes Home : Hamner At The Hamner Thursday Night : 11.6.09

[ 0 ] November 6, 2009

Afton Nelson County, Virginia Earl Hamner, Jr. best known as the creator of The Waltons television series on CBS returned home last night to his native Nelson County. Hamner was born on July 10, 1923 in Schuyler, Virginia. Earl turned 86 this past July. The Waltons was based loosely on his childhood experiences growing up […]

Earl Hamner Returns Home To Nelson In November : 10.21.09

Earl Hamner Returns Home To Nelson In November : 10.21.09

[ 0 ] October 21, 2009

Afton Nelson County, Virginia Reception and Reading with Earl Hamner at the Hamner Theater Thursday, Nov. 5 from 6:00 p.m. The Hamner Theater is hosting an evening with renowned author (and Nelson County native) Earl Hamner on Thursday, November 5th. There will be a reception and book-signing from 6:00pm to 7:00pm. At 7:30p.m., Earl Hamner […]

Schuyler Community Farmer's Market : August 1, 2009

Schuyler Community Farmer’s Market : August 1, 2009

[ 0 ] July 30, 2009

Don’t miss the Schuyler Community Farmer’s Market this Saturday from 9-12. Live music, free coffee, locally grown veggies, baked goods and crafts. Event Date: Saturday 1st of August 2009 09:00 AM Location/Address: 6484 Rockfish River Rd Schuyler, VA 22969 Contact Telephone Please call 434 831-2528 for more information This post was submitted by Erika Mitchell.

Schuyler Community Farmer's Market : Saturday 7.18.09  :  9AM Until 12 Noon

Schuyler Community Farmer’s Market : Saturday 7.18.09 : 9AM Until 12 Noon

[ 0 ] July 17, 2009

The Schuyler Community Farmer’s Market now has a new time! Join us from 9 AM- 12 noon for music, Trager Brother’s coffee, farm fresh veggies, local crafts and baked goods in the parking lot of the Schuyler Community Center on Rockfish River road every Saturday through October. New vendors welcome. Contact Buck Whitehurst at 434 […]

Nelson's Earl Hamner Turns 86 Today! Happy 86th Earl! : 7.10.09

Nelson’s Earl Hamner Turns 86 Today! Happy 86th Earl! : 7.10.09

[ 0 ] July 10, 2009

Schuyler Nelson County, Virginia By Woody Greenberg Nelson County’s most famous native son, my friend Earl Hamner Jr., turns 86 on July 10, but there is plenty of the mischievous youngster in him. When I spoke to him recently by phone, and asked him what he was up to, he asked if I had been […]

Schuyler Community Farmer's Market

Schuyler Community Farmer’s Market

[ 0 ] June 26, 2009

Where can you sip coffee with neighbors, pick up your weekend groceries from local farmers and shop for gifts for yourself and loved ones all while listening to great music? The Schuyler Community Farmer’s Market at Walton’s Mountain Museum in Schuyler. Every Saturday 8:30- 12:30. New vendors welcome. Event Date: Saturday 27th of June 2009 […]

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