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Remaining Refusals

Steve and Anne Bernard are artists living and working in Franklin County. Earlier this month, we sat down in their studio to discuss the pipeline surveying taking place in Franklin, surrounded by proof of their artistic passions: years of pastels and paintings hanging, propped against the walls,… Read More

Watching Out for Our Neighbors

“We’ve lived here 30 years and we wouldn’t live anywhere else. We love visiting the city but we enjoy coming home. We’ve had opportunity to move a couple times through jobs, but we never did.” “What is it about this place that draws you back?” “Well,… Read More

Four Corners, Franklin

When driving through Franklin County, the first thing you might notice is the landscape. It undulates. Hill after hill of fertile ground provides prime estate for farmers, ideal for livestock and crops of all kinds. What was once an entirely rural farming community has developed into… Read More

The NRV meets the MVP, an introduction

The news came late in 2014. It was not until September when it officially broke that many counties in the New River Valley were in the projected path of a new energy project called the Mountain Valley Pipeline proposed by Mountain Valley Pipeline LLC, a joint venture between EQT… Read More