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Our Annual Christmas Memory With The Late Earl Hamner (John-Boy) Of Nelson County : Merry Christmas

Our Annual Christmas Memory With The Late Earl Hamner (John-Boy) Of Nelson County : Merry Christmas

[ 0 ] December 22, 2017

Click play above to listen now. Schuyler, Virginia & Memphis, Tennessee In what’s become an annual tradition here at BRL, enjoy this special radio interview from the December 2011 Christmas season as Nelson native Earl Hamner, Jr. talks with BRL Publisher Tommy Stafford and Memphis KWAM 990 Radio host, Earle Farrell. Press the orange play […]

A Christmas Favorite : Applesauce Cake Recipe From The Late Earl Hamner, Jr.

A Christmas Favorite : Applesauce Cake Recipe From The Late Earl Hamner, Jr.

[ 0 ] December 14, 2017

Nelson County, Virginia By Tommy Stafford Every year between Thanksgiving and Christmas we are reminded of our friend, the late Earl Hamner, Jr. Earl wrote for our magazine for a number of years right after we started. I’m pretty sure he felt sorry for us in those early days stumbling around in a brand new […]

Our Annual Christmas Memory With The Late Earl Hamner Of Nelson County

Our Annual Christmas Memory With The Late Earl Hamner Of Nelson County

[ 0 ] December 20, 2016

Schuyler, Virginia & Memphis, Tennessee In what’s become an annual tradition here at BRL, enjoy this special radio interview from the December 2011 Christmas season as Nelson native Earl Hamner, Jr. talks with BRL Publisher Tommy Stafford and Memphis KWAM 990 Radio host, Earle Farrell. Press the orange play burron above and listen for over […]

Silverback's Prohibition Party : BMB's Concealed Darkness : Santa Stops At Wild Wolf : And A Blue Ridge Christmas

Silverback’s Prohibition Party : BMB’s Concealed Darkness : Santa Stops At Wild Wolf : And A Blue Ridge Christmas

[ 0 ] December 13, 2015

Nelson County, Virginia It was a busy weekend across the Blue Ridge this past weekend, and in spite of December not delivering any snow just yet, there was plenty going on! Above photos courtesy of Blue Mountain Brewery: On Saturday – December 12, 2015 Blue Mountain Barrel House held their Concealed Darkness Release Party. “It […]

Virginia Distillery Company Helps Nelson County Pantry In December

Virginia Distillery Company Helps Nelson County Pantry In December

[ 0 ] December 6, 2015

Lovingston Nelson County, Virginia Virginia Distillery Company is accepting donations on behalf of Nelson Pantry for the month of December. The donations given to Virginia Distillery Company on behalf of Nelson Pantry will be matched dollar-for-dollar by Virginia Distillery Company (up to $3,000). Let’s join together as a community and bring food to people in […]

Earl Hamner Reminisces About His Career & Christmas Back In Virginia During This Special Interview (Audio)

Earl Hamner Reminisces About His Career & Christmas Back In Virginia During This Special Interview (Audio)

[ 0 ] December 24, 2014

Memphis, Tennessee & Schuyler, Virginia Enjoy this special radio interview from the December 2011 Christmas season as Nelson native Earl Hamner, Jr. talks with BRL Publisher Tommy Stafford and Memphis KWAM 990 Radio host, Earle Farrell. Listen for over an hour as Earl reminisces about his career, life in the Virginia Blue Ridge and more. […]

Some Pre-Christmas Skiing & Boarding

Some Pre-Christmas Skiing & Boarding

[ 0 ] December 21, 2014

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, VA Winter officially began at 6:03 PM EST on Sunday – December 21st. And, it certainly was feeling like the season up at Wintergreen Resort. Skiers and boarders took advantage of some newly made and groomed snow on the weekend heading into Christmas. To see the latest conditions at Wintergreen click […]

Nelson: Wintergreen Resort Officially Kicks Off Christmas Season

Nelson: Wintergreen Resort Officially Kicks Off Christmas Season

[ 0 ] November 24, 2012

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, VA With colder temperatures making it feel like winter, the annual Grand Illumination took place over Thanksgiving weekend at Wintergreen Resort. The celebration marks the official start of the Christmas season. Our BRL Mountain Photographer Paul Purpura said it was a very large crowd. Lots more activities will be taking place […]

Nelson: Devils Backbone Turkey Bounce Raises Over $2100 For Nelson Pantry

Nelson: Devils Backbone Turkey Bounce Raises Over $2100 For Nelson Pantry

[ 0 ] November 14, 2012

Roseland Nelson County, VA Earlier this week people braved the cold AND rain at Devils Backbone Brewing to help raise money for the purchase of turkeys. The Nelson Pantry uses them to help feed the less fortunate over the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays. As of a few days ago DBBC had raised over $2100 with […]

Santa Makes An Early Stop At The Nelson County Pantry

Santa Makes An Early Stop At The Nelson County Pantry

[ 0 ] December 18, 2011

Lovingtson Nelson County, Virginia Christmas could have been pretty sad this year for the people at The Nelson County Pantry, and families being served by the pantry. Back in November we told you about a Thanksgiving disaster that nearly ruined the holiday for people needing help. All of the turkeys thawed and spoiled due to […]

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