Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Flowers by the library

Always nice flowers at the Blacksburg branch of the regional library.

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Town Hall with Senator

John Edwards, who represents this area in the Virginia Senate, talked about many issues at a town hall today.  

Sunday, August 27, 2017


Just wondering who made these footprints on my deck.

Saturday, August 26, 2017

New cadet parade

New cadets at Virginia Tech finished orientation with the traditional parade on the drill field.

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Greenhouses and another building

These are tucked away but still near the campus of Virginia Tech

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Praying mantis

This creature was at my desk this afternoon.

Monday, August 21, 2017

90 percent eclipse here

Many gathered throughout the community.  At the Holtzman center, he focused the eclipse to help us see it.  It was difficult to photograph, but I tried.

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Business sign

The sign for this company is on the side of the building...not the front.

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Table at Fair

Another scene from the 4-H Fair.

Friday, August 18, 2017

Ag equipment preserved

A history-buff has refinished and preserved this corn sheller.

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Calfee Park

Near Blacksburg is a historic baseball park which is active with the Pulaski Yankees.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Blacksburgers tour in Charlotte

A tour took a group to a historic home near Charlotte NC.  It is a historic home named Rosedale.

Monday, August 14, 2017

Fire Truck

Control panel

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Community theatre

The cast enjoys an after performance photo with the winners of their audience participation Bingo.

Saturday, August 12, 2017

4-H Fair

4 H Fair today, with cattle, sheep, and hogs, as well as exhibits from other 4-H projects.

Thursday, August 10, 2017


The business does landscaping.

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Police station

Gazebo near the police station

Monday, August 7, 2017


The frogs are symbols of water quality efforts.

Saturday, August 5, 2017

Vehicles at Steppin' Out

Fire Department had its vehicles at the Steppin' Out street Fair today.

Friday, August 4, 2017

Sign for the school

In the playground of the school

Thursday, August 3, 2017


On Draper Road

Wednesday, August 2, 2017


Steps by the library.

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Bank remodeling from other side

Still a lot of action at the new lofts at the National Bank.