This Old General Store In Virginia Has A Fascinating History
General stores are old-fashioned in the best sense of the term. They represent the highlight of small town charm, offering an assortment of local goods, familiar faces, and nostalgia. Virginia has plenty of general stores, some of which have been around for over 100 years. One of the oldest of its kind is tucked away in southwestern Virginia and has a fascinating history that revolves around folk music, boot stomping, and lots of entertainment. Here’s more on the Floyd Country Store and why you’ll want to visit.
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A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
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