More uninformed wisdom from the editorial board

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

When The Roanoke Times editorial board leaves things out of an editorial they certainly do a bang-up job. I knew it was only a matter of time before they descended from the mountain with their 11th commandment “thou shalt not think for yourself you stupid Countryside neighbors.” Though I suspected a RTEB attack I knew it would […]

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Planning Commission finalizing master plan for Countryside property

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Planning Commission finalizing master plan for Countryside property

It has been like “dancing with wolves” when engaging the Countryside ex-golf course neighbors. Distrust still permeates neighbors’ memories. Some neighbors are so dejected they have hunkered down in their homes or vowed to move. “Fat chance of moving in this economy,” says Sharon Blevins a resident on Countryside Drive. The golf course was the […]

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Vacant Countryside tennis building may have a tenant

Monday, November 16, 2009

Vacant Countryside tennis building may have a tenant

Nov. 16 Update: At the 7:00 PM Council  meeting Brian Townsend confirmed that the tennis building was not included in the contract being negotiated with Meadowbrook. Nov. 15: Roanoke’s municipal golf course has a tennis building on it. The Countryside Golf Course tennis building that sits close to Highland Farm Road and William Fleming High […]

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Countryside Tennis Building Deterioration

Sunday, August 10, 2008

The Countryside tennis building is not looking so good these days. There is a possibility that the lessee will not renew his lease at such a late date. Court time is sold during the summer and I think this lessee has just about run out of patience. You can’t blame him. Meadowbrook cannot lease the […]

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Countryside Tennis Building Lease

Saturday, June 7, 2008

Below is a newsletter announcement from Mike Johnson, who teaches tennis at the Countryside Tennis Building. Roanoke City will not lease the building to Mr. Johnson and Meadowbrook is not able to lease the building to Mr. Johnson as their lease with Roanoke City on the Countryside Golf Course that includes the Tennis Building is […]

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