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Wise County Historical Society: Open house features genealogy resources
The Wise County Historical Society, MECC Bookstore, and Wampler Library will sponsor an open house and public reception on the campus of Mountain Empire Community College on Friday, May 29 from 2-4...
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UVa-Wise hosting free Summer Music Conservatory
The Summer Music Conservatory, hosted by the UVa-Wise bands, is set for July 6-9 and is open to any band student from Dickenson, Lee and Wise counties and the city of Norton in grades 8-12. The con...
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Diabetes ed program starts June 2
Many people would like to get their diabetes in better control, but don’t know how to do it. It’s not as hard as you might think. Lenowisco Health District can help. Each local health department wi...
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Seedtime on the Cumberland on tap June 5-6
On June 5 and 6, Appalshop will host the 29th annual Seedtime on the Cumberland Festival, a celebration of traditional arts, mountain music and culture held every year in downtown Whitesburg, Ky. T...
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Sweet sounds emerge when history and music collide
Corbin Foster Scott Hayslett has a deep respect for traditional music — the kind of foot-tapping banjo tune accompanied by high lonesome vocals that has resonated from the Appalachian hills for gen...
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Eastside High wins safe driving award
Eastside High School in Coeburn took second place statewide in the 2015 Arrive Alive teen safe driving campaign. The annual campaign involving high schools and middle schools is sponsored by Youth ...
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Mabe awarded AHS alumni scholarship
Union High School graduate Dylan Mabe has been awarded the 2015 Appalachia High School Alumni Association scholarship. The AHS Alumni Association created the scholarship to be given away each year ...
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Health Wagon to provide free health care
The Health Wagon with a host of community involvement will provide a free massive health care outreach with Remote Area Medical (RAM) on July 17, 18 and 19 at the Wise County Fair Grounds in Wise. ...
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Community, VFW members make Buddy Poppy sales successful
On behalf of the Keith Maggard VFW Post 4301 of Norton, we would like to extend our heartfelt gratitude and appreciation to all the people in Wise County, Letcher County, and all the surrounding ar...
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