Citizens will be partnering with the Floyd County Park & Recreation Department and Floyd Moose Lodge to hold an Easter Hunt for the Community. Come enjoy the BUFFALO EGGSTRAVAGANZA on Saturday, April 1 from 10 am - 1 pm at Floyd Park & Recreation Field, 114 Park Dr. NE Floyd, VA 24091. For more info contact Jacob Agee at 540.745.9363 or email


Jamie Gallimore, Fort Chiswell Broadband Tech

Jamie is our newest Fort Chiswell Tech, and he aims to provide excellent customer service to everyone he meets. He begins his morning by looking at the calendar to plan his installs for the day. He then stocks his truck with the equipment he needs. After his installs, he may run trouble tickets, test and clean equipment, or make phone calls to customers. 

What is your favorite thing to do on your off time?

Spend time with family and friends. I also like to hunt, fish, and enjoy the outdoors. And from time to time I enjoy getting some sand between my toes.

What is the secret to a good life?

Family and friends. Having a positive attitude. Forgive and cherish the ones you love.

What is the scariest thing you’ve ever done for fun?

I don’t even know where to begin.

Tell us about something on your bucket list.

Sky diving, I think the thrill of it would be amazing.

What was the last show you binge-watched? What made it interesting?

Ozark. The suspense and plot of the show made it interesting.

Are you into podcasts or do you only listen to music?

I listen to a couple of podcasts from time to time, and I listen to pretty much all genres of music.

Have you ever disliked something and then changed your mind?

Honey Mustard.

What do you remember most about your first job?

It was very greasy. I worked at Hardeeā€™s as a cook.