Marion, Virginia

STAY SAFE DURING FREEZING TEMPERATURES BY STAYING OFF FROZEN WATER

With freezing temperature conditions set to last for several days, Hungry Mother State Park, the Town of Marion and Smyth County Emergency Management are urging people to stay safe by staying off frozen water. The warning is issued as part of the Town's winter safety message. There are grave dangers of walking on frozen lakes and waterways when temperatures stay around freezing," said Nate Clark,  Park Manager of Hungry Mother State Park. "Please take extra care and keep away from the frozen water during the cold snap." "Walking on ice is not permitted at the park, and will ...

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MARION DOWNTOWN ANNOUCES WINNERS OF ANNUAL WINDOW DECORATING CONTEST

It’s been a magical time in downtown Marion, thanks to the signature winter lights and the spectacularly decorated window fronts of our downtown businesses. This year, 14 businesses downtown competed for the title of “Best Downtown Window.” As a fun way to celebrate the holiday season, the community was encouraged to vote for their favorite window during December 1st- December 15th. In addition, a secret panel of Downtown Judges scored the windows based on creativity, holiday spirit, and overall impression. The windows were great this year-and the judging wasn’t easy! 1st Place Winner- Smyth County ...

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MARION DOWNTOWN WELCOMES ITS NEWEST BUSINESS: MARION CHIROPRACTIC CENTER

The Town of Marion is excited to welcome its newest business, Marion Chiropractic Center, which is located downtown at 123 South Chestnut Street in Suite 106. Marion Chiropractic Center is owned by Dr. Heith Miller, who has been a practicing chiropractor for 8 years. The office will specialize in chiropractic care, musculoskeletal rehabilitation and therapies, as well as weight loss. Dr. Miller grew up in Honaker, VA and attended King College, where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Biology in 2006.  He then attended Palmer College of Chiropractic in Port Orange, FL where he graduated with a doctorate degree in ...

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