Marion, Virginia

The Town of Marion Welcomes Its Newest Business: Tree Of Life Apothecary

The Town of Marion is eager to welcome its newest business, the Tree of Life Apothecary. Located at 109 S Iron Street, the Tree of Life Apothecary’s goal is to restore health and wholeness with herbs. The Apothecary features 80+ bulk herbs and teas, herbal tinctures, extracts and supplements, soaps and sundries, as well as over 100 different essential oils and carrier oils. The Apothecary also provides many Do It Yourself supplies as well as a blending bar, allowing you to create your own essential oil blends.  Originally established in 1985 as the “Whole Health Center", the Apothecary continues to ...

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First United Methodist Church After-School Musical Theater Program

The First United Methodist Church is offering a FREE after-school musical theater for grades K-5. The program will take place on Tuesdays at 4:30 PM, beginning on August 29th. The program is called J.C. Crew, and allows kids to have a great time making friends and learning to act, sing, dance, and read music, all while preparing for two full-length muscials with sets, costumes, and props! Snacks will be provided. You may pick up your application form at Marion or Oak Point Elementary Schools or at FUMC, and return to the address below by August 18th. First United Methodist Church 115 ...

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MARION ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF 31st ANNUAL CHILI CHAMPIONSHIP, CAR SHOW & FOOD EATING CONTESTS

If you weren't in downtown Marion this past Saturday, you most definitely missed out on the biggest event of the year. From the chili teams competing for the championship title, to car enthusiasts showing off their rides, to an unforgettable music lineup featuring Jigsaw Jane, NewTown Band, Marcus Boyd Band, Annabelle's Curse, Virginia Ground, and Folk Soul Revival - the event was by far a night to remember. "Last year we expanded the event, and it proved to be one of the best decisions my organization has ever done," said Olivia McDonald, executive director of Marion Downtown and ...

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