The Patrick County High School Marching Cougars participated in the inaugural parade for Virginia's new governor, Terry McAuliffe, on a rainy Saturday in Richmond. Above, the band passes by the reviewing stand. (Photo by Teri Alt) 1/15/14
Tuesday dawned with a brilliant sunrise behind trees at DeHart Park in Stuart. (Photo by Linda Hylton)
Main Street in Stuart was covered with snow Tuesday evening, and deserted except for El Rancho Mexican Restaurant customers. (Photo by Linda Hylton) 1/29/14
Branches of a spruce tree were coated with rime (also known as "frozen fog") in the Meadows of Dan area Tuesday. (Photo by Linda Hylton) 2/5/14
Thirteen people recently completed an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) class, which ran from August to January, and are in the process of getting certified as nationally registered EMTs. The 13 (not all are pictured) are Wendy D. Adams, Daniel A. Bryant, Erica Cipko, Joshua D. Cobler, Casey N. Irwin, Jermaine C. Laster, Gary D. Layman, Jeffery K. Martin, Matthew W. Mitchell, Shanna S. Pack, Don D. Scott, and Adam M. Wood. Cipko presented a plaque of appreciation from the class to instructor Ted Anderson Feb. 5. Steve Allen, emergency management coordinator, organized the EMT class, the first offered in Patrick County in several years. 2/12/14
Madison and Kaitlyn Stowe pose with the igloo they built using the deepest snowfall this area has seen in several years--about 15 inches in Stuart up to 28 inches in the mountainous area. (Photo by Jeryl Stowe) 2/19/14
Daffodils are always among the first flowers to bloom in the spring. (Photo by Linda Hylton)
Fire destroyed this mobile home in Patrick Springs Monday.