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Autism 5K run/walk is April 30 in Norton
The Taking Strides for Autism 5K Run Walk will be held on April 30 at Norton Elementary and Middle School in Norton. The walk and children's one-mile event steps off at 10 a.m. at the school. The e...
Apr 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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UVa-Wise Day of Service
The University of Virginia’s College at Wise hosted the sixth annual Cavaliers Care: A Day of Service on Saturday, April 23. The Day of Service was first held in 2011 as a joint venture between UVa...
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Town cleanups are Saturday
Volunteers are being encouraged to turn out Saturday for the annual Great American Cleanup. The city of Norton and all towns in Wise County have big plans for big cleanups, offering various incenti...
Apr 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Poster contest winners
Pictured are the winners in the Keep Norton Clean Poster Contest. The poster contest is part of a countywide poster contest sponsored by Keep Wise County Beautiful and The Norton Parks and Recreati...
Apr 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lonesome Pine contest winners announced
The Mountain Empire Community College Foundation has announced the winners of the Lonesome Pine Short Story and Poetry contests. The winners were recognized during the MECC Foundation’s 40th annual...
Apr 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Students participate in Reality Store simulation
More than 150 eighth graders from St. Paul Elementary, J.W. Adams Combined, Appalachia Elementary, and Powell Valley Middle schools visited the University of Virginia's College at Wise on Friday, A...
Apr 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Creative crafters
Library supporters from all walks of life joined in last week to support National Library Week at the Wise County Public Library. Last Tuesday, crafts and hobbies were the theme as creative minds a...
Apr 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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News from Hurricane
VISITS DAUGHTER I recently visited my daughter and her children in Abingdon. The kids had a lot to tell me about what they do. They showed me some of their art drawings. They are very good especial...
Apr 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bow Tie Classic benefits Virginia Tech students
The Southwest Virginia Chapter of the Virginia Tech Alumni Association will hold its fourth annual Bow Tie Classic, April 22-23 in Abingdon. Awarded the Outstanding Golf Tournament for 2014-2015 by...
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