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Nelson : Author Lynn Coffey At Oakland Museum Saturday - July 20 : Book Signing : Crazy Quilt

Nelson : Author Lynn Coffey At Oakland Museum Saturday – July 20 : Book Signing : Crazy Quilt

[ 0 ] July 6, 2019

    Nelson County, Virginia Author Lynn Coffey will be at Oakland Museum Saturday, July 20, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to sign her latest “Backroads” book “Crazy Quilt.” This is the sixth book in the series containing oral histories of native people still living in the Virginia highlands. All are available at the […]

Nelson Museum Of Rural History:  BRLM Columnist & October Featured Story Part of National Museum Day

Nelson Museum Of Rural History: BRLM Columnist & October Featured Story Part of National Museum Day

[ 0 ] September 29, 2013

Arrington Nelson County, VA Nelson’s Museum of Rural History celebrated National Museum Day this past Saturday – September 28, 2013. For that one day admission was free to the museum highlighting the rich history of Nelson County. BRLM columnist Lynn Coffey was on hand autographing her 4th book recently released, Appalachian Heart. If you haven’t […]

Love Virginia's Lynn Coffey Honored For Her Blue Ridge Writings

Love Virginia’s Lynn Coffey Honored For Her Blue Ridge Writings

[ 2 ] January 1, 2012

Waynesboro Nelson County, Virginia Proud. Yes we are of Lynn Coffey! Lynn writes a monthly column in our magazine and just a few days ago she was recognized for all of the work she has done for over 20 years. Lynn’s written more about the Blue Ridge and the people living there than just about […]

Backroads Founder, Lynn Coffey, Publishes Third & Final Book

Backroads Founder, Lynn Coffey, Publishes Third & Final Book

[ 1 ] October 11, 2011

Lovingston Nelson County, Virginia 25 years. A quarter century. That’s how long Lynn Coffey of Love, Virginia cranked out her Backroads Newspaper, every month. Open publication – Free publishing – More nelson county Lynn writes every month here in the printed edition of Nelson County Life Magazine. She brings the true stories of the mountains […]

We're 6 Today!

We’re 6 Today!

[ 5 ] April 1, 2011

Nelson County, Virginia April 1, 2005 we jumped off into Nelson County Life Magazine. Six years later, little did we know we’d still be at it! We knew we wanted to but starting the magazine back then was a total leap of faith. Some people preceded us. Woody Greenberg is one that comes to mind […]

Backroads Founder & Author Needs One Final Issue : March 1984!

Backroads Founder & Author Needs One Final Issue : March 1984!

[ 0 ] March 22, 2011

Love Nelson County, Virginia Back in July of 2010 we told you about Lynn Coffey and her most generous gift to Nelson County’s Museum of Rural History. During that presentation Lynn donated a complete set of her Backroads Newspaper / Magazine. That’s 25 years worth of Nelson County history. Preserved. Lynn told us then that […]

Lynn Coffey of Love, Virginia released her 2nd book this past week. Backroads 2 is on sale now.

Love, VA Author, Lynn Coffey, Releases 2nd Book : Backroads 2

[ 2 ] November 6, 2010

Love, Nelson County, Virginia Local author and Backroads Magazine legend, Lynn Coffey has done it again. She just released her second book called Backroads 2 – The Road To Chicken Holler. “I’m just thrilled to be releasing this second book,” Lynn tells us. Her first book Backroads, Plain Folks& Simple Livin’ was released in early […]

Backroads Still Needs Back Issues! : 10.18.10

Backroads Still Needs Back Issues! : 10.18.10

[ 0 ] October 18, 2010

Nelson County, Virginia Most anyone living along the Blue Ridge Parkway will know Lynn Coffey and her successful long run with Backroads Magazine from 1981 to 2006. Lynn’s publication is one that Oakland Museum of Rural History is preserving. We first told you about the gift she is giving that includes all of the Backroads […]

Local Author Asks For Help In Finding Old Issues Of Backroads : 7.13.10

Local Author Asks For Help In Finding Old Issues Of Backroads : 7.13.10

[ 0 ] July 13, 2010

Love Nelson County, VA If you are from Nelson County or ever traveled through it, chances are you have heard of Lynn Coffey and her Backroads Magazine. We told you about her donation of all 25 years worth of the magazines to the Oakland Museum of History in this post. Lynn is still looking for […]