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Third marketing grant expands partnership
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
The regional promotional tie-in with the Big Stone Gap movie was boosted by another state marketing grant last week. And the marketing effort has added partners. Earlier grants went to Big Stone Gap, Wise County, Scott County, Norton and the Heart of Appalachia Tourism Authority. The third round ...
Towns struggle with snow, water
by GLENN GANNAWAY • Post News Editor
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s fitting that damage caused by the winter storm was caught on a security camera. After all, Southwest Virginians feel like they’ve been hit by a home invasion. At Randy Clark’s Clark Welding Services on Callahan Avenue in Appalachia, Saturday morning’s foot or so of new snow — following two days of extreme cold and coming on top of old snow — caused the downfall of a building that dates to 1908 and was once part of a car dealership. In the business office, Melissa Clark pulled up a YouTube video uploaded from a security camera. At 2:38 in the afternoon Saturday, the quiet room where the...
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GAME PLANS: Big Stone Gap Little League registration continues
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Big Stone Gap Little League with hold registration every weekend in February. Registration will be held at the press box at the Little League fields at Bullitt Park 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. on Saturdays an...
Cavaliers come up short on the road
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A career-high 24 points from senior Tyler Maggard was not enough for UVa-Wise in a 97-92 loss to Shepherd University on Monday in the Butcher Center. The Cavaliers (2-24, 1-20 MEC) had four players...
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Snowman
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Alex Rich, pictured, and Tim Overstreet turned a big snow into a thing of beauty. Rich and Overstreet both live in Big Stone Gap and attend the Dwelling Place Church; Rich also works for photograph...
NASA honors Sanders’ Robo work
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Adam Sanders recently received a NASA JSC Top 10 Award for two of the projects he worked on while at NASA. Sanders, a 2002 Powell Valley High School graduate, was awarded the NASA JSC TOP 10 Award ...
Gurley was old school rail exec, volunteer
by GLENN GANNAWAY • Post News Editor
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Thomas Emory “T.E.” Gurley was gone from Big Stone Gap for four decades before his death on Feb. 2. But while younger generations aren’t familiar with the name, Gurley was one of those old-school e...
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Official: Remember that 911 is for emergencies only
by TERESA MULLINS • Staff Writer
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
With the county hard-hit by a series of winter storms, the county’s E911 office has be inundated with calls. But some of the calls received have not been true emergencies. E911 assistant director a...
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