June squirrel season open on private lands, selected areas

Spring is a great time to be in the woods and outdoor enthusiasts have an exciting opportunity to hunt gray and red squirrels...

Brad Keselowski pulls off surprising win at Bristol

By Holly Cain NASCAR Wire Service Providing exactly the kind of wild finish that has made Bristol Motor Speedway one of the most popular venues...

Late caution propels Brad Keselowski to victory in Coca-Cola 600

By Reid Spencer NASCAR Wire Service A late caution set Brad Keselowski up for victory in NASCAR’s longest race—and set Chase Elliott up for a...

Kevin Harvick wins at Darlington in NASCAR’s return to racing

By Holly Cain NASCAR Wire Service NASCAR’s return to real-time action Sunday afternoon was a resumption of the close-quarter, high-action brand of racing that fans...

Hamlin wins eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series finale at virtual North Wilkesboro Speedway

By Holly Cain NASCAR Wire Service Denny Hamlin’s bump-and-run virtual victory in the North Wilkesboro 160 at the historic North Wilkesboro Speedway on Saturday afternoon...

Remembering Ray Lee Wood

Ray Lee Wood, one of the original Wood Brothers, died May 5 at the age of 92. For decades people in southern Virginia...

William Byron captures third Pro Invitational Series victory with late surge at virtual Dover...

By Holly Cain NASCAR Wire Service Hendrick Motorsports driver William Byron won his third eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series race in the last four weeks...

Alex Bowman wins the eNASCAR iRacing race at virtual Talladega Superspeedway

Alex Bowman (by NASCAR) By Holly Cain NASCAR Wire Service Hendrick Motorsports earned its third straight eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series victory Sunday when driver Alex...

Hole-in-one

Brian Banks, of Meadows of Dan, had a Hole-in-One on the 17th Par 3 146 yard hole at the Blue Ridge Country Club in...
William Byron goes back-to-back in eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series

William Byron goes back-to-back in eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series

By Holly Cain NASCAR Wire Service William Byron became the first multi-time winner of the eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series – holding off Timmy Hill...
DGIF: If you see a bear cub, leave it alone

DGIF: If you see a bear cub, leave it alone

It is that time of year when black bear cubs and their mothers begin leaving their winter dens and exploring the landscape in...

NASCAR Acceleration Nation offers at-home STEM learning, fun for kids

Staff Report NASCAR Wire Service Earlier this year, as Denny Hamlin piloted his No. 11 FedEx Toyota Camry to his third career Daytona 500 victory,...

Golf Digest names Highland Course at Primland a 2020 Editor’s Choice Winner

Exclusive resort garners ‘Best Mid-Atlantic Resort’ honor Golf Digest named the Highland Course at Primland, the boutique luxury resort amid 12,000 acres in the Blue...
DGIF issues updates

DGIF issues updates

The Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (DGIF) is taking the COVID-19 virus very seriously and wants to make sure our staff and...

William Byron dominates in eNASCAR iRacing race at virtual Bristol Motor Speedway

Staff Report NASCAR Wire Service A week after a late-race bump-and-run pass ended William Byron’s hope of a win in the eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational...

Lady Cougar Players receive district, region honors

By Ashlee Mullis Five members of the Lady Cougar Basketball Team were honored by the Piedmont District and the 2C Region. Sierra Hubbard was...
Sportsmen, outdoor enthusiasts, wildlife to   benefit from new grant program in SW Virginia

Sportsmen, outdoor enthusiasts, wildlife to  benefit from new grant program in SW Virginia

With more than 225,000 acres of public lands managed for wildlife, Virginia currently offers hunters, anglers, birders and outdoor enthusiasts many options for...