Folk Life Festival: Behind the Scenes

By: Allison Martin On Saturday, Oct. 24, the annual folk life festival was held right here at Ferrum College. There was music, coon dog races, families, and food. The Folk Life Festival was held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Many people from the community came out to enjoy these festivities. Anyone can go to […]

Quilter Bees

By: Mary-Beth Worley On Oct. 26, 2015 Ferrum College held the Folklife Festival at which the Pleasant Quilters Bees presented their finished quilts. The Pleasant Quilters are based out of Franklin County. Their quilts normally take about two days to finish. They start at 9 a.m. and work until noon. After lunch, they resume until […]

Blue Ridge Folklife Festival Photos

Blue Ridge Folklife Festival