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Nelson: Faber Volunteer Fire Department Dedicates New Flagpole During 9-11 Remembrance

Nelson: Faber Volunteer Fire Department Dedicates New Flagpole During 9-11 Remembrance

[ 0 ] September 12, 2014

Faber Nelson County, VA Thanks to Woodmen of the World insurance company the volunteers at the Faber Volunteer Fire Department in East Nelson County have a brand new flag pole outside their station on Route 6 East. The new pole and flag were dedicated during a dual ceremony this past Thursday 9-11 to remember those […]

Nelson: A Chittlin Good Time In Piney River

Nelson: A Chittlin Good Time In Piney River

[ 0 ] February 17, 2013

Piney River Nelson County, VA Ok, we’ve sent Marcie Gates out on some pretty tough assignments before, but this past Saturday’s may have been the toughest! Marcie covered the 55th Annual Piney River Fire Department Chitterling Dinner for us. And, apparently she felt obliged to sample the delicacy while she was there. Here’s a few […]

First Weekend Of August Was A Very Busy One Across Nelson

First Weekend Of August Was A Very Busy One Across Nelson

[ 0 ] August 6, 2012

Nelson County, VA The dog days of summer linger on as we head into August. The first full weekend of the month was jammed packed with events. NCL Mountain Photographer Paul Purpura snapped away both on the mountain and in the valley! Hang on, there’s lots more going on through the month of August right […]

Lovingston Volunteer Fire Holds Community Picnic Over Weekend

Lovingston Volunteer Fire Holds Community Picnic Over Weekend

[ 0 ] July 23, 2012

Lovingston Nelson County, VA Despite the rain falling outside, folks got a great meal and had a good time inside at the Lovingston Volunteer Fire Department’s Community Picnic. “The purpose of the picnic was to reach out to the community and get more people involved in firefighting,” Fire Chief Bruce Johnson told Paul when he was there […]

Rockfish Valley Vol. Fire Dept. Bluegrass Festival : May 16, 2009

Rockfish Valley Vol. Fire Dept. Bluegrass Festival : May 16, 2009

[ 0 ] May 8, 2009

Bluegrass Festival Featuring The Mississippi Leg Hound Little Mountain Boys James River Cut-Ups Dixie Blue Adults $10.00 Children 6-12 $5.00 Under 6 Free Gates open at 11:00 AM Music 1:00PM to 6:00 PM NO ALCOHOL ALLOWED Bring you own Lawn Chair 50/50 Drawing Raindate May 30,2009 Event Date: Saturday 16th of May 2009 01:00 PM […]

Nelson Fire Departments Get Hands On Training In Tractor Accidents : 4.23.09

Nelson Fire Departments Get Hands On Training In Tractor Accidents : 4.23.09

[ 0 ] April 23, 2009

Nellysford Nelson County, Virginia Unfortunately part of living in a rural county like Nelson is having to deal with agri accidents involving tractors. There’s lots of those here for sure! Within the past few days members of The Piney River Fire Department, Lovingston Fire, Wintergreen Fire, and Rockfish Fire got together to learn about how […]

Brush Fires Keep Area Fire Departments Busy : 3.12.09

Brush Fires Keep Area Fire Departments Busy : 3.12.09

[ 0 ] March 12, 2009

Afton Nelson County, Virginia With extremely low humidity readings and strong gusty winds, area fire departments kept busy Wednesday. One of the larger fires broke out in the orchard above a.m Fog in Afton. A brush fire reignited from a burn pile that was over a week old, then gusty winds in excess of 30 […]

51st Annual Piney River Vol Fire Dept Chitt’lin Dinner

51st Annual Piney River Vol Fire Dept Chitt’lin Dinner

[ 0 ] February 22, 2009

Piney River Nelson County, Virginia In some places it’s squirrel stew, or raccoon suppers. Here, for the 51st time the folks at The Piney River Fire Department in Southern Nelson County, Virginia got together this past weekend for their annual chitt’lin dinner. So just what’s a chitt’lin, for those of you that don’t know? If […]

Piney River Chitt'lin Dinner : February 21, 2009

Piney River Chitt’lin Dinner : February 21, 2009

[ 1 ] January 12, 2009

The 51st Annual Piney River Vol Fire Dept Chitt’lin Dinner Sat, February 21; Noon-until For more info, contact Wilson Kidd @ 434-277-5578 All proceeds benefit the fire dept

Community Thanksgiving Dinner : Rockfish Valley Fire Dept : Nov. 27th 2008

Community Thanksgiving Dinner : Rockfish Valley Fire Dept : Nov. 27th 2008

[ 0 ] November 3, 2008

Community Thanksgiving Dinner, Thursday, November 27, 2008, 11:00 – 3:00 p.m. at the Rockfish Valley Volunteer Fire Dept. building. Please note, in the Printed edition of NCL, page 45, the day is incorrectly listed as Saturday, and should be Thursday, the date itself is correct along with the other information. Please join us for a […]

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