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Ornament Contest Winner for 2015


This fall the Town of Tazewell hosted an ornament contest for the Governor’s Mansion Christmas Tree. This year’s theme was “Celebrating Virginia’s Localities”. Residents were asked to design an ornament that uniquely represents this community. The Winner was Carolyn and Larry Kegley with their original creation of “Early Log Home”. Congratulations Carolyn and Larry!

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Town Council Recognizes THS Competition Cheerleading Team


The Tazewell High School Competition Cheer Team received a 1st place Region 1A/2A West championship on October 28 at the western regional cheer competition at Appomattox High School. This is the first regional championship the team has won in 20 years since the team has been in existence. They then traveled to Richmond, Virginia November 7 for the Virginia High School Competition ...

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Christmas in Tazewell

2015 Christmas Schedule4

Join us for a full day of fun in the Town of Tazewell on Saturday, December 5, 2015, for our annual Christmas celebration. In 2016, Tazewell will celebrate the 150th Sesquicentennial anniversary of its incorporation, and begins the year with a kickoff meal and parade with the theme of ‘Christmas Through the Years – 1866 to Tazewell Today’ organized by the ...

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Veterans Day 2015


On Sunday, November 8, 2015, the Town of Tazewell held its fourth annual Veterans Day parade. Mayor Donald Buchanan welcomed the hundreds in attendance: Jerry McReynolds, a Veteran who also serves on the Town Council and manages the Tazewell County Airport, invited all Veterans to gather at the Main Street United Methodist Church after the program for a dinner in their honor: ...

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November is Shop Local Month


November is Shop Local month in the Town of Tazewell. Did you know that shopping at local-owned businesses is one of the key ways to enhance your economy and community? Small businesses are the largest employers in our nation and one of our best assets. Each business plays an integral part in building a solid foundation. Every time you shop ...

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Main Street Trunk-or-Treat 2015


The Town of Tazewell celebrated Halloween with a Trunk-or-Treat on Main Street on Saturday, October 31, 2015. Dozens of volunteers, area businesses, and churches participated in the event that the Town of Tazewell sponsored. Pumpkins were provided free of charge for painting by the little ghouls and goblins. Special thanks to everyone involved in organizing and assisting with this wonderful event!

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Kids Fishing Day Fall 2015


The annual Kids Fishing Day was held on Saturday, October 10th 2015, at Dunford Park. This free event, sponsored by the Town of Tazewell Police Department and the Town of Tazewell, was a wonderful success. Their goal is to introduce youngsters and their families to an appreciation and respect for the environment through the sport of fishing.

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Homecoming Parade


The Homecoming parade was held on Thursday, October 1 for an audience that did not mind the predicted rain. Best of luck to the THS Bulldogs for the Homecoming game to be held October 2nd!

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Halloween in Tazewell


The Town of Tazewell will host Trunk or Treat on Main Street this year on Halloween evening. We invite all businesses on Main Street and in the Tazewell area, all churches, youth groups, civic organizations, clubs, athletic and music groups, restaurants, schools and local individuals to join us in treating our children to a outrageously fun and safe Halloween. Call ...

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Crab Orchard Corn Maze and Pisgah Pumpkin Patch


The Crab Orchard Corn Maze opens September 11 and runs through November 1. Join them for a Patriots Day Parade at 4 p.m. on opening day September 11, as they recognize fire fighters, law enforcement, and military service personnel. Hours are: Fridays 4 p.m. – 10 p.m. Saturdays 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. Sundays 1 p.m. – dusk Flashlight tours ...

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