Check out the details…and bring your best on August 21st: SustainFloyd to Host “Floyd Top Tomato” Contest  / Saturday, August 21st at Floyd Farmers Market Do you think you grow the best-tasting tomatoes anywhere?  Put your ’maters to the test and bring them to the Floyd Farmers Market no later than 10 a.m. on Saturday, August 21, 2010 to be tasted  by a panel of local tomato aficionados and by the public for prizes in SustainFloyd’s “Floyd Top Tomato” contest. All are welcome to …

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I’d rather be writing and thinking about other things this morning, but am disturbed by recent developments in Floyd County’s governance and need to tell you briefly why. Christiansburg’s City Council unanimously voted to fire their town manager, Lance Terpenny for a number of longstanding disappointments with his his style and abilities. And apparently, with the sanctions and fast-tracking support of the Floyd Mayor and others, Terpenny has been chosen–from a stated slate of more than 50 applicants–as the town of Floyd’s new manager. …

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