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Happy Birthday - Devils Backbone Brewing Celebrates 7th!

Happy Birthday – Devils Backbone Brewing Celebrates 7th!

[ 1 ] November 22, 2015

Roseland Nelson County Virginia Seven years ago Devils Backbone Brewing joined the Nelson County craft brewing industry. In those days there were only two, and no distilleries, just wineries. Today that number has grown tremendously! Since those early days, DB has expanded operations with a full production brewery in Lexington, Virginia in addition to a […]

A Stroll Down Tornado Alley : Faber, VA Native Helps Relief In Oklahoma

A Stroll Down Tornado Alley : Faber, VA Native Helps Relief In Oklahoma

[ 0 ] July 21, 2013

Moore, Oklahoma Story By Jon Goff – Nelson County, VA Editors Note: Jon Goff, a teacher at North Branch School and resident of Faber, VA recently helped with cleanup efforts in Moore, Oklahoma where a devastating tornado hit back in May. Jon worked with a Virginia Beach division of Operation Blessing. Upon arrival he was […]

Many CVEC Customers Without Power - Updated 4:15 PM - 3.23.13

Many CVEC Customers Without Power – Updated 4:15 PM – 3.23.13

[ 0 ] March 22, 2013

Lovingston Nelson County, VA Updated 4:15 PM 3.23.13 Many Nelson customers report power coming back on, Arrington, Tyro, Roseland, Allwood in Amherst, to mention a few as of 4:15 PM. Original post at: 3:01 PM on 3.23.13 Here’s the latest from CVEC on the power outage affecting Nelson and other nearby areas: Appalachian power delivers […]

Eades Whisky : Progress Continues On Distillery Near Lovingston

Eades Whisky : Progress Continues On Distillery Near Lovingston

[ 0 ] November 24, 2008

Lovingston – Nelson County, Virginia As we have been telling you over the past year, Chris Allwood, has been working to get his Eades Hollow Whisky Distillery constructed for an opening sometime in 2009. One of the first storage buildings on the site, just north of Lovingston, Virginia went up within the past few weeks. […]

Board of Supervisors 11.18.08

Board of Supervisors 11.18.08

[ 3 ] November 19, 2008

BOARD OF SUPERVISORS November 18, 2008 Present: Mr. Tommy Harvey, Mr. Allen Hale, Mr. Tommy Bruguiere, Ms. Connie Brennan and Mr. Joe Dan Johnson VIRGINIA DISTILLERY COMPANY/EADES HOLLOW DISTILLERY – Mr. Jim Taggart, Mr. Chris Allwood and Mr. Joe Hungate presented the master plan and preliminary site plan for the distillery.  They noted a planned […]

Devils Backbone Brewery Holds Test Run : Opens Friday!

Devils Backbone Brewery Holds Test Run : Opens Friday!

[ 4 ] November 19, 2008

It’s just about official! Devil’s Backbone Brewing Company (DBBC) is readying for the real thing. This will make the second Nelson brewery to open after Blue Mountain Brewery in Afton opened just over a year ago. Tuesday night DBBC held the first of three private soft opens to give the staff a chance to rev […]

Eades Scotch Distillery Gets Big Present From Turkey!

Eades Scotch Distillery Gets Big Present From Turkey!

[ 5 ] October 23, 2008

After a long trip across the sea from Turkey into Norfolk, much of the equipment that will be used at Nelson’s first ever scotch distillery arrived by truck Thursday. “This is a major part of the pots, piping and other gear that will eventually be installed at the distillery,” says Chris. The distillery is currently […]

Wintergreen : VA Association of Society Executives : Sample local flavor

Wintergreen : VA Association of Society Executives : Sample local flavor

[ 0 ] May 1, 2008

REFRESH Nelson County Life Magazine HERE Photography By Paul Purpura Nelson County Life Magazine ©2008 Wintergreen Mountain, Virginia Taylor Smack (center), co-owner of Blue Mountain Brewery in Afton, takes a break for a minute between servings. An elated, Chris Allwood, co-owner of Virginia Distillery Company, soon to be located at Eades Hollow north of Lovingston, […]

Datebook: Nellysford : Rural Health Outreach : Evening of Art, Music and Cuisine : 4.18.08

Datebook: Nellysford : Rural Health Outreach : Evening of Art, Music and Cuisine : 4.18.08

[ 0 ] April 18, 2008

REFRESH Nelson County Life Magazine HERE for the latest updates. Evening of Art, Music and Cuisine 2007 Nellysford, Virginia Now there are two more reasons to attend this year’s Evening of Art, Music and Cuisine at Spruce Creek Gallery. The Honey Dewdrops, formed by Scottsville musicians Laura Wortman and Kagey Parrish, who recently won the […]