Month: October 2016

October 18, 2016

The Virginia Insurance Counseling and Assistance Program (VICAP) has scheduled enrollment events throughout the service area to assist Medicare beneficiaries make informed decisions about their Medicare Part D plan. There will also be counselors available in the Marion office during the open enrollment from October 15, 2016 through December 7, 2016. The enrollment event schedule…

October 18, 2016

There will be an Alzheimer’s Support Group meeting at Carrington Place in Wytheville on the third Thursday of every month at 5:00 PM. The meeting will be held in the Administration building. For more information please contact Sissy Frye or Brenda Jones at 276.783.8157 or 1.800.541.0933.

October 18, 2016

Driving teams from Galax and Abingdon were recently honored and received gift cards for their safe driving efforts. The Galax Area Driving Team includes Harry Bowers, Russell Branscome, David Foglesong, Roger Fortner, Warren Leonard, Joyce McKenzie, Daniel Morgan, William Robinson, Carroll Sumner, Kermon Sumner, Ronald Tolley, Emmett Turner and Area Supervisor Barry Tickle. The Abingdon…

October 18, 2016

Driving teams from Galax, Marion, and Abingdon were honored and received District Three Public Transit “Safety Star” polo shirts for their safe driving efforts. The Galax Area Driving Team includes Harry Bowers, Russell Branscome, David Foglesong, Roger Fortner, Warren Leonard, Joyce McKenzie, Daniel Morgan, William Robinson, Carroll Sumner, Kermon Sumner, Ronald Tolley, Emmett Turner and…

October 18, 2016

A large crowd including more than 140 senior citizens gathered at the Cliffview Church of God between Galax and Fries recently to celebrate the first Twin County Senior Day. The event included games, door prizes, musical entertainment, health screenings, information, food and fellowship. Event sponsors hope this was just the first of what will become…

October 18, 2016

Bob Howard, a member of the Abingdon Town Council, has been elected to a one-year term as chair the Board of Commissioners of District Three Governmental Cooperative. Brenda Sutherland of Grayson County was elected vice-chair of the regional agency at the September 15 meeting, and Tim Reeves of Wythe County was elected as Secretary-Treasurer. The…