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Governor vetoes coal tax credit
Gov. Terry McAuliffe Tuesday vetoed a bill that would have reinstated Virginia’s coal tax credits. The Democratic governor described the credits as “costly and ineffective.” The coal industry and R...
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Business Route 23 bridge in Pound to close two days for work
When traveling to Wise County over the next two days, Dickenson County drivers should allow some extra time to account for a detour in Pound. In an effort to safely set new beams for the Business R...
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School board meeting moved
Dickenson County School Board has moved its regular monthly meeting from tonight, Wednesday, Feb. 22, to tomorrow in order to accommodate attendance at the Ridgeview Lady Wolfpack basketball playof...
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Basketball jammin’ in jammies
Central High School students cheer on their team in the conference semifinal basketball game Thursday at Central. This lively student section is dressed up for ‘Pajamas Day.’ Theme days are a trend...
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Schools will get free cell phone fix
WISE — Ever struggled to get cell service at Central, Union or Eastside high schools? Help is on the way. And it's going to be free, Wise County School Board learned at its February meeting. Verizo...
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Career center serves practical needs
WISE — Leaders at the Wise County Career and Technical Education Center hear a common theme from local employers. Send them someone who will be on the job on time, who is willing to work and who th...
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County schools watch state budget action
WISE — Superintendent Greg Mullins told Wise County School Board Tuesday he is "somewhat optimistic" and "encouraged" by education funding news coming out of the Virginia General Assembly. Based on...
Feb 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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School calendar sent back for review
WISE — School superintendents have long said you can't please everyone when building a school calendar and it proved true again Tuesday. Even though teachers had soundly supported the proposed 2017...
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  • Underground Jams features local bands
    by JENAY TATE • EDITOR AND PUBLISHER
    02.17.17 - 12:01 am
  • Town makes third Mutual grant effort
    by GLENN GANNAWAY • POST NEWS EDITOR
    02.16.17 - 12:04 am
  • Council gets food bank info, makes donation
    by GLENN GANNAWAY • POST NEWS EDITOR
    02.16.17 - 12:03 am
  • Innovation Highway funding options to be studied
    by JENAY TATE • EDITOR AND PUBLISHER
    02.14.17 - 12:03 am
  • Budget proposals take shape
    by JEFF LESTER • NEWS EDITOR
    02.10.17 - 03:50 pm
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