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Norton resident gets home repairs
Employees of South-West Insurance Agency, Inc., recently completed repairs on the home of an older resident of Norton. Getting ready to install floor covering are, front, Glen Lytle; back, left to ...
Dec 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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HOMETOWN HAPPENINGS: Baseball team hosting pancake breakfast
The Virginia Xtreme baseball, is hosting a Pancake Breakfast with Santa fund-raiser this Saturday, Dec. 20, at Applebee’s in Norton, from 8-10 a.m. Tickets are $8 for adults and $4 for kids. Bring ...
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Nanaimo no-bake cookies popular in Canada
Nanaimo (nah-NIGH-moe) is a city of more than 80,000 residents located on the east coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. In order to get to Nanaimo, you have to take a boat, ferry, o...
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Santa Run draws nearly 150 participants
Hundreds of people dressed up like St. Nick on Saturday, Dec. 6 for the Santa 5K Run/Walk and Kids 1 Mile Reindeer Run in Norton. The Santas started at J.I. Burton High School and ran a course thro...
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Avant-Garde Day: Burton students get taste of arts in college
Art, music and theater students from John I. Burton High School recently participated in Avant-Garde Day at the University of Virginia’s College at Wise. Avant-Garde Day is sponsored by the faculty...
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HOMETOWN HAPPENINGS: Pet photos with Santa
Please join PetSense in Norton and PAWS of SWVA for pictures with Santa Saturday Dec. 20 from 1 to 4 p.m. and Sunday Dec. 21 1 to 4 p.m. You will receive a 4x6 photo and Christmas card for $10. Hop...
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Boone Trail DAR chapter celebrates 85th anniversary
Boone Trail National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution met Dec. 6 at The Inn in Wise. Boone Trail Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution celeb...
Dec 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Foster Care, Post Adoption children decorate ornaments
Frontier Health’s VALUES Therapeutic Foster Care and Post Adoption children decorated Christmas ornaments for other foster children. Sixteen foster and adopted children created their own designs on...
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Students donate 2,000 cans of food
L.F. Addington Middle School’s Jr. Beta Club had their annual canned food drive for the local food bank and the students brought in 2,000 canned food items. Ashley Chandler’s fifth-grade class brou...
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