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No answers on slide yet: Town needs funds to assess problem
POUND — What’s next remains unclear for a downtown slide area and the road above it that remains closed. The town has recently received an estimate of more than $17,000 for geotechnical work that w...
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Three to be sentenced for drug trafficking
Three men convicted of drug trafficking are scheduled for sentencing in Dickenson County Circuit Court next week. Charlie Mullins of Clintwood, Eric Rodriguez of West Palm Beach, Florida, and Andre...
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Judge sets bond for accused murderer
WISE — Circuit Court Judge Chadwick Dotson last Thursday set a $100,000 secured bond with pretrial supervision for Dylan Anthony Wayne Holbrook. Defense attorney Greg Gilbert had appealed an April ...
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Children’s health, safety main concern
With blue pinwheels serving as an uplifting symbol of childhood, officials last Wednesday recognized April as Child Abuse Prevention Month. And with one in 10 children nationwide the victim of sexu...
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Reunions to honor schools’ final year
When the doors of Clintwood and Haysi high schools close to end this school year, it will be the final time. Those schools, just as Ervinton High School did in 2012, will close for good. When the 2...
Apr 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stunning sunset
Vehicles speed across the U.S. 23 Powell Valley bridge as sunset brings a soft glow to the clouds. The region has enjoyed several dramatic sunsets recently after storms cleared away.
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Coeburn may face tax, fee increases
COEBURN — The town needs to raise taxes along with water, sewer and trash collection fees to pay its bills and slowly rebuild a funding reserve, according to Town Manager Drew Mullins. Mullins pres...
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Norton schools studying pre-K program changes
NORTON — Change is coming to eligibility for early childhood education and city schools want to be not just prepared but ahead. Statewide, schools got a one-year waiver to stricter requirements tha...
Apr 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • County board briefed on pre-K requirements
    by KATIE DUNN • Staff Writer
    04.21.15 - 12:05 am
  • School layoff policy changes raise concerns
    by KATIE DUNN • Staff Writer
    04.17.15 - 12:08 am
  • Norton school board adopts 2015-16 budget
    by JENAY TATE • Editor & Publisher
    04.17.15 - 12:07 am
  • Mike’s Bridge: Ceremony to honor hero
    by JEFF LESTER • News Editor
    04.17.15 - 12:06 am
  • Cleanup snares 1.56 tons of garbage
    by GLENN GANNAWAY • Post News Editor
    04.16.15 - 12:08 am
  • Haysi teen killed in wreck
    by TERESA MULLINS • Staff Writer
    04.15.15 - 12:08 am
  • Man admits to armed robbery
    by TERESA MULLINS • Staff Writer
    04.15.15 - 12:07 am
  • Elk can be boon to the economy, says new group
    by JENAY TATE • Editor & Publisher
    04.14.15 - 12:08 am
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