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Local vendor sought for new farmers market
A local farmers market will give residents the opportunity to buy and sell produce this summer. While most folks enjoy the bounty of a garden, many people these days don't have time to tend one. Th...
Apr 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coeburn citizens discuss divisions
COEBURN — Several citizens and property owners spoke to the political divisions on town council and among themselves during remarks at council's April 14 regular meeting. Michael Wright expressed c...
Apr 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Easy hike Thursday is on C&O rail bed
Take a hike, trail enthusiasts chant at every opportunity. Thursday, citizens interested in the abundance of trails around Pound are invited to take a stroll along one of them — the old Chesapeake ...
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Norton school board addresses budget crunch
Norton School Board learned Monday that the school system is facing a more than $100,000 shortfall for the 2014-15 school year. Superintendent Jeff Comer provided a budget update, and the board app...
Apr 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Farmers Market eyes seventh season
The Big Stone Gap Farmers Market returns for its seventh season on Saturday, May 3. The festivities of opening day include a music performance by Ron Short, gardening information provided by Emily ...
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Terrys’ hikes have a mission
Motivated by the greatest of inspirations, Winston and Marcia Terry are taking on the nation’s greatest foot paths. The Terrys are setting off for a hike of the Pacific Crest Trail, where they will...
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Man dies in wreck on Pound River
A South Carolina man died in single vehicle accident in Dickenson County last weekend. Roman L. Stanley, 67, of Rock Hill, S.C., died at the scene, according to Virginia State Police. Stanley was f...
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Community egg hunts are Saturday
The Easter bunny’s trail will wind through Dickenson County this Saturday, the day before Easter, delivering eggs for community hunts at Haysi and Breaks. Breaks Interstate Park will hold its 20th ...
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