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July 26, 2019

Tree-top obstacle course opens in Prince George

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Sitting on 138 acres in Prince George is a new aerial obstacle course called Tree Time Adventures. “We have three different obstacle courses just over 45 elements for you...

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July 16, 2019

Start Your Engines

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Opened on April 15, 1959 by J.M. Wilkinson, Midlothian’s Southside Speedway came to be known as “The Toughest Short Track in the South.” Over its 60-year history, the one-third-mile...

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Photo courtesy of the archives of Southside Speedway
May 20, 2019

Swift Creek Mill Theatre Celebrates 50 Days of LOVE with Two Special Couples

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In celebration of 50 Days of LOVE Happening in The Best PART of Virginia, and the 50th birthday of Virginia is for Lovers, Swift Creek Mill Theatre launched a...

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February 10, 2019

Old Dominion Barn Dance History

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“Everybody get real comfortable, kick off your shoes, dance in the aisles,” Sunshine Sue would tell the audience at the Old Dominion Barn Dance. “And who knows? You might get...

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October 08, 2018

Ashton Creek Taps Into Wine Market

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When Lori and Kirk Thibault decided to tap in to the state and local wine market, they did just that — tapped in, literally. The Thibaults own Ashton Creek...

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June 18, 2018

Two Pygmy Hippos at Metro Richmond Zoo

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Say hello to the Metro Richmond Zoo’s newest additions: two super-cute pygmy hippos, Corwin and Iris. Corwin is a 2-year-old male and Iris is an 11-year-old female. Pygmy hippos...

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