Sunday, May 31, 2015

Almost Gone

This was a motel and restaurant for many years.  It is being demolished and will soon be something new.

Saturday, May 30, 2015

Spring clouds

This was earlier in May just as the trees were budding.

Friday, May 29, 2015

Water Tank

Sun shining on the water tank on Clay St.

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Purple flowers

At a home on East Roanoke St.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Another Building at Tech

The skyline of Virginia Tech with a new building rising.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Farmers Market

The other Farmers Market is on South Main St.

Monday, May 25, 2015

On McDonald St.

Neighborhood near Main St.

Sunday, May 24, 2015

Probably fraternity house

Many houses are used for student residences.

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Friday, May 22, 2015

Thai restaurant

Jackson St. is my favorite street.

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Along Draper Road

A walkway to Draper Road.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Keepers of the Traditions

The creators of a book of portraits and profiles of individuals who continue Appalachian traditions get ready for their presentations at the Black House.  Michael Abraham did the profiles and Leslie Gregg, the portraits.

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Memorial bricks

Bricks are available to show supporters of the Black House.

Monday, May 18, 2015


Enticing customers to the restaurants.

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Saturday, May 16, 2015

Virginia Tech colors

Virginia Tech is celebrating the class of 2015 this weekend.

Friday, May 15, 2015

Clouds over the mountains

Looking from one of the hills of Blacksburg.

Thursday, May 14, 2015

New Feature at Crimper's

Crimper's Climbing Gym is trying a new feature for climbers.

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Crimper's on the bumper sticker

Maybe one of the Crimper's Climbing Gym customers?

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Garden statue

Statue is part of the garden environment.

Monday, May 11, 2015

Connor House

One of Blacksburg's historic structures is used for offices.

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Mother's Day

Greeting cards are still a way to celebrate Mother's Day.

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Local Politics

Down at the district level, local political party caucus to select candidate.

Friday, May 8, 2015

Historic Home

The Alexander Black house on a spring day.

Thursday, May 7, 2015

League of Women Voters

The League of Women Voters of Montgomery County held its annual meeting featuring a speaker about world geopolitics.

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Display to remind

This church continues its display of pinwheels to remind people about preventing child abuse.

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Monday, May 4, 2015

Sunday, May 3, 2015

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Friday, May 1, 2015

Crooked Road Show

The Lyric theatre hosted a program of bands from the Crooked Road, the venue that offers Appalachian Music in the places it is created.