Pre-School Reading Program Participants Trick-Or-Treating In St. Paul

On Tuesday, October 30, the J. Fred Matthews Memorial Library’s pre-school reading program participants were conducted through St. Paul for some Trick or Treat fun.  When these pictures were taken at the St. Paul Town Hall, the children had already visited the Western Front Hotel and the Clinch Valley Times.  They continued their rounds, visiting… Read More Pre-School Reading Program Participants Trick-Or-Treating In St. Paul

What We’ve Been Doing at the Clinch Valley Times

The cardboard box you see here contains the CVT’s 35mm photographic negatives from the year 1985 – approximately 3,100 of ’em.  It is just one of about 30 such boxes that make up part of our picture collection.  It takes time.  The task of scanning the 1985 negatives began in August and was completed today.  The… Read More What We’ve Been Doing at the Clinch Valley Times

The Castlewood High School “Sentinel” April 5, 1973

YOU NEVER KNOW WHAT WILL TURN UP at the Clinch Valley Times office, and here’s something interesting that made its way to the surface today.  It’s a copy of Castlewood High School’s newspaper from 1973.  We were pleased to find this memento in a good state of preservation.  Thanks to the Clinch Valley Times’ large collection… Read More The Castlewood High School “Sentinel” April 5, 1973

Current Exhibits at the William King Museum of Art

INTERTWINED – REGIONAL TEXTILE TRADITIONS [On exhibit until July 7, 2019] — This exhibition, organized by the William King Museum of Art, explores the realities of nineteenth-century home textile production in the region surrounding Abingdon, VA.  These textiles were planned, produced, and passed down through families as important heirlooms.  Adept skill in the processes of… Read More Current Exhibits at the William King Museum of Art