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HOMETOWN HAPPENINGS: Art auction to benefit rivers
MountainRose Winery in Wise will host Upper Tennessee River Roundtable’s Three Rivers Arts and Crafts Auction on Saturday, Sept. 20, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Proceeds will benefit the Roundtable’s pollu...
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Clinch Coalition to lead High Knob Naturalist Rally
The Clinch Coalition will host the eighth annual High Knob Naturalist Rally Sept. 27 at Bark Camp Lake, on the Jefferson National Forest in Coeburn. This event celebrates the natural world with a d...
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Dock Boggs/Sturgill fest is Saturday
NORTON — The 46th annual Dock Boggs and Kate Peters Sturgill music festival will be held at Country Cabin II Saturday, Sept. 13. The scheduled performers are the Crooked Road Ramblers, Will Caudill...
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‘Sounds of Service’ Honoring first responders, armed forces, and other community servants
Big Stone Gap — The Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park is hosting “Sounds of Service” to celebrate the National Day of Service on Thursday, Sept. 11 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. “Sounds of S...
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HOMETOWN HAPPENINGS: UVa-Wise professor to speak on Appalachian history, dialects
The regular monthly meeting of the Historical Society of The Pound will be held Thursday, Sept. 18 at 7 p.m., at the Pound Presbyterian Church on Old Indian Creek Road in Pound. Our guest speaker t...
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Local students receive degrees from Virginia Tech
Local students were among those honored at Virginia Tech’s spring commencement ceremony held May 16 in Lane Stadium. They were William Gipe, Wise, who received a Bachelor of Arts degree, summa cum ...
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J.J. Kelly High School Class of 1964 plans reunion
The 1964 J.J. Kelly High School class will have their 50th reunion on Saturday, Oct. 11 at Quality Inn in Norton beginning at 6:30 p.m. A dinner and dance are planned with lots of time for visiting...
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Oscar winner, tv star Shirley Jones to appear at Barter Theatre
She’s been a Rodgers and Hammerstein ingenue, an Oscar-winning actress, the coolest mom of the 1970s, and the author of a juicy tell-all book. She’s Shirley Jones, and she is appearing at Barter Th...
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Night of Rock: Big Glades wraps up concert season
No matter what style of rock is your favorite, you’re likely to hear something you like during the next and final concert of the 2014 concert series at Big Glades. The show starts at 6 p.m., Saturd...
Sep 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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