The Pound, Va., Historical Society will meet Thursday, Aug. 23, at 7 p.m. at the Pound Presbyterian Church. Guest speaker will be Jack Brummett, author of the genealogy, “James L. Boggs, Connecting the Dots: Boggs from Wise County, Virginia”. Brummett was born in McRoberts and was graduated from Jenkins High School. He now lives in Austin, Tex. For more information contact Brenda Salyers at (276) 796-4604.