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Group seeks plan for High Knob's future
BIG STONE GAP — When the long-awaited campaign to restore an observation tower atop High Knob concluded earlier this year, the organization behind the effort began pondering a new quest. The High K...
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Two in Pound object to two targets for cutting
POUND — As town council Tuesday mulled ways to enact sequestration and automatic spending cuts, two targets suggested by Councilman Clifton Cauthorne brought strong emotional response. Council pay ...
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Fundraisers seek to feed needy children
Lonesome Pine Cycling raised $15,640 to help Wise County and Norton children secure enough to eat each school day, but the money just begins to address the need. Children who qualify for reduced or...
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Appalachia approves bond issue
Appalachia Town Council last Thursday okayed a bond issue for up to $230,632 for water improvements. Council last month delayed action on the resolution authorizing the general obligation bond beca...
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Appalachia continues tourism efforts
Appalachia's incremental efforts to improve its standing as a tourism and recreation destination continue. Town council last Thursday approved spending $1,500 to print brochures to let potential vi...
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Coeburn studies revenue options
COEBURN — There's no more room to cut spending in the town's budget without harming services, according to Town Manager Drew Mullins. At town council's Oct. 15 meeting, Mullins proposed 3 percent i...
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Historical society to close current office
WISE — The Wise County Historical Society is closing its office at the county courthouse. While its location there seemed an appropriate fit for years, tightened courthouse security measures combin...
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Historical society archives a good fit with MECC resources
WISE — Closing the doors of the Wise County Historical Society office actually will open access to its archives and insure their preservation for generations to come. Those and other expanded oppor...
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