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With just 388 bottles left, 50-yr-old whiskey Last Drop worth $4000

Raise a toast and savour it till the last drop to celebrate the launch of The Last Drop 50-year-old Scotch whiskey. This rare liquor is a blend of 82 whiskies. Up for $4,000, only 388 bottles of this pricey whiskey will be available in the UK, US …

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Five years from now…Radford looks forward

Where do you see yourself five years from now? Are you a nurse, a mechanic, an astronaut? The guy that puts those little plastic tips on shoelaces? No matter what it is, we all have a picture of ourselves in the future. Whether it is completely …

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Softball remains undefeated in new stadium

Ever since the new softball stadium has opened, the Radford softball team had been perfect going 6-0. On Thursday the team played host to the Appalachian State Mountaineers in a doubleheader. Game one was scoreless for the first four innings. In the …

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Boundless Vision: RU Students Showcase Photography

Photographers have vision – an imaginative way of picturing a scene and figuring out the perfect angle and lighting in which to capture the image. The Radford University Art Museum presented the reception for the Student Photography Show in Porterfield …

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Women's tennis loses in quarterfinals

After a slow start to the season for the Women's Tennis team, momentum was on their side as the Highlanders headed into the Big South Tournament. In the Highs' first match of the tournament, they would face in-state rival Liberty University, who they …

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David Moyes leaves Paul Lambert on his own as Premier League 'Scottish mafia …

At one time, Scottish managers were celebrated for their discipline, determination and desire. By and large, their teams played in a manner that reflected their personalities. But such is the rapid nature of change in football, those tried and trusted …

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RAF fighter jets intercept Russian bombers off coast of Scotland

The Typhoons, based at Leuchars in Fife, intercepted the two Tupolev Tu-95s off the north coast of Scotland. The incident is not regarded as being related to the Ukraine crisis but a relatively routine one. Russian military planes test British …

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UK says breakaway Scotland would struggle to pay welfare bill

Ahead of a September 18 independence referendum, the British government's campaign to keep a 307-year union with Scotland intact is battling to hold on to a shrinking poll lead over nationalists, who say that a split would give Scotland the freedom to …

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With Bagpipes and Bobbleheads, Rob Ford Kicks Off Re …

Canada is “Ford Nation,” and we don't mean the car. Rob Ford kicked off his re-election campaign for mayor at an event on Thursday in Toronto, complete with bagpipes blaring, signs reading “Ford Nation,” and lots of swag …

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The Watchman's Bagpipes: The Convicting Spirit

Represent sin to me in is odious colours that I may hate it;. Melt my heart by the majesty and mercy of God;. Show me my ruined self and the help there is in him;. Teach me to behold my Creator,. his ability to save,. his arms …

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J&B Limited Edition Tattoo Scotch Whisky Bottles by Sphinx …

Sphinx Tattoos Limited Edition J&B Scotch Whisky Bottle. Renowned tattoo artist Sphinx recently got in bed with J&B Scotch Whisky to make a limited edition tattoo bottle of their famous scotch whisky. The best part is, he actually tattoos on the …

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Netflix for the couch potato – The Tartan

We all spend our Friday nights watching Netflix in our pajamas, right? No? Well, I guess I'm unique in that, and I don't really mind. Netflix has become our generation's television. We pay $9.95 per month, plus the price of …

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Trend Struck: Toronto Fashion Week / Pink Tartan

Canadian Fashion Blogger, Toronto Style Blogger, World MasterCard Fashion Week, Toronto Fashion Week, Pink Tartan FW14.

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Pernod Ricard USA Appoints Republic National Distributing Co. as Its Exclusive …

The company's leading spirits and wines include such prestigious brands as Absolut(R) Vodka, Chivas Regal(R) Scotch Whisky, The Glenlivet(R) Single Malt Scotch Whisky, Jameson(R) Irish Whiskey, Malibu(R), Kahlúa(R) Liqueur, Beefeater(R) Gin, …

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USL board seals $1bn Whyte & Mackay sale

BANGALORE: India's largest distiller United Spirits (USL) is said to have finalized the divestment of its scotch whisky unit Whyte & Mackay (W&M) at a board meeting held in Dubai on Wednesday. The sale value, topping $1 billion, is expected to be …

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Violence and drinking 'cut by alcohol price rises'

David Frost, chief executive of the Scotch Whisky Association, which is renewing its legal challenge to the Scottish Government's proposals for minimum pricing of alcohol, said that, while studies showed alcohol-related incidents were falling, this was …

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RUPD gives Quadfest safety advice

With Quadfest kicking off last weekend and people preparing to enjoy more partying and Quadfest activities this upcoming weekend, there is a general concern of how to stay safe during weekends like these. Students and the RU community alike have …

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One hot Chick on piano

Chick Corea is one of the most well-known jazz pianists to have ever lived. His work has been featured and broadcast for over 50 years and he has received 20 Grammy's in his life time for his musical excellence. This past Wednesday, April 16, Corea …

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Changing the meaning of Quadfest

For a long time Quadfest has been a Radford tradition. For better or worse, it is the university's yearly gathering, known statewide by the wild tales of parties that circulate through a plethora of cities. Recently, it seems that the tradition is …

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African American Greeks join historic organization

The weekend of April 11-13 was a huge weekend here at Radford for African American Greek Life. This marks the full return of the National Pan-Hellenic Council, which is the collaborative organization of nine historically African American, international …

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The problem with acceptance

Hopefully everyone knows and understands, to some degree, the problems regarding acceptance and social equality in America today. There are a multitude of people being discriminated against because of their race, gender, or sexuality. We tend to focus …

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Haggis Semi-urban | alisongardiner1 – WordPress.com

Following my last haggis blog, several people pointed out that my knowledge of haggii was clearly double that of the general population as I knew two facts about delicious meat and oat animals and most people only know …

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The RSPB: News: RSPB Scotland calls for a new …

RSPB Scotland is this week calling for the creation of a new, independent body to ensure that the open cast coal industry in Scotland is properly regulated in future.

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Composing Music Survey » Education Scotland\'s Learning …

To help us better support composing music in the classroom, Education Scotland would like to invite practitioners to participate in a very short survey which will help direct us towards developing appropriate support materials.

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U.K. scrambles jets to see off Russian planes near Scotland

Britain on Wednesday scrambled Typhoon fighter jets to see off Russian military planes flying close to its airspace off the coast of Scotland, a spokeswoman from the defense ministry said.

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London using Scotland as nuclear graveyard: Analyst

An ICM poll for today's Scotland newspaper on Sunday showed support for independence stands at 39 percent, while opposition has dropped four points to 42 percent. Apart from people who had no idea, the results are …

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Chad'z Beer Reviews: Williams Brothers Scottish Joker IPA

Williams Brothers Scottish Joker IPA doesn't seem to be overly American or English in style, but rather drinks like a pale ale. It's possible this bottle is old and the hops have faded, or maybe it's just not meant to be a huge brew …

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Murray breaks down in tears at Scottish ceremony – KTTC …

His victory speech at Wimbledon was easy compared to this.

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Bagpipes, Boxty, and How to Navigate the Showcase | Esri …

Tim Rankin, Esri's Technical Marketing Manager, puts together the Esri UC Showcase every year. Here, he gives some insight on what to expect. And, he talks about that one time he hung out with Sparky the Fire Dog.

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Laphroaig Whisky Tasting | Lukas Liquor St. Louis

Spirits Tasting Event at Lukas Liquor Superstore Laphroaig Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky When: Wednesday May 7th, 2014 Time: 7:00 – 8:00 PM This tasting event is an open format and free to attend for anyone 21 …

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America Loves Scotch Whisky; Shrimp Prices Surge – Eater …

Guard & Grace · Trendspotting: Alternative Desserts · Sforno Trattoria Romana Replaces Antica Roma · Shrimp-Price Surge Making Pad Thai More Costly · America's Growing Taste for Scotch Whisky ·…

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Tartan & Sequins: Calling All Guest Bloggers

Hiiii lovelies, As you know, I am heading out of town next week for a tour of Italy with my husband. In an effort to keep things fun an exciting on the blog while I am away, I wanted to engage any guest bloggers that would be …

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Euro 2020: Scotland prepare to launch bid as others pull out

Czech Republic and Poland have withdrawn from the race to become a host for the Euro 2020 finals, on the eve of Scotland launching its bid. Uefa's continental championship will be staged in 13 different host cities. The Scottish Football Association …

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Scottish independence: Oxfam adviser calls for 'radical alternative'

The Scottish government's White Paper on independence does not offer a "radical alternative" to UK policies, a senior adviser to Oxfam has said. Katherine Trebeck told a Holyrood committee the document proposed a "low road" to faster growth and …

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Still looking for a sweet kick after Easter overindulgence?

If you want one last chocolate fix, take a look at this tray of delights from Thinking Chocolate. The sweet treats are winging their way to the Scotch Malt Whisky Society for tonight's whisky and chocolate pairing event. Tickets are still available so …

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