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Historical Society of The Pound offers Show & Tell April 17
The Historical Society of The Pound will begin our warm weather schedule with our next meeting planned for Thursday, April 17. The meeting will start at 7 PM and will be held at the Pound Presbyter...
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Flag Rock opens April 14
Flag Rock recreation area will open April 14. Camp sites at the upper campground and lower campground will rent for $15 per site. Both areas have electrical hookups. Camping sites are available on ...
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Creative writing contest winners announced
The Norton/Wise Chapter of AAUW (The American Association of University Women) named their annual Creative Writing Contest in memory of long-time member Joyce Winston, of Norton, who was responsibl...
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Library hosts family fun events April 12
Wise County Public Library will present “Western Jewelry for Family Fun” for whole families to attend on Saturday, April 12, at 2 p.m. There will also be an evening “Family Fun” program for familie...
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Sloce crowned Miss Norton
Sass Santanah Sloce was crowned Miss Norton April 5 at John I. Burton High School auditorium at the 48th annual pageant sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Norton. Sloce is the 21-year-old daughter of...
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Applications being taken for MECC governor’s school
Rising high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors are invited to participate in the 2014 Mountain Empire Community College Governor’s School to be held June 9-27 on the college campus. Applicatio...
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Hiking adds aerobic benefit to other workouts
It’s that time of year, when the weather is getting warmer, the days are longer, and we are looking for activities to be outside in the spring weather. What better time than now to spend some time ...
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Henry wins NSDAR Good Citizen essay contest
The regular meeting of Boone Trail Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution was held at Reno’s Restaurant at 11:45 a.m. on April 2. The meeting was called to order by Chapter Regent, Margare...
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Recipes featured in 1950s cookbook compiled in Pound
This article marks the beginning of the second year of our column. On this anniversary date, we would like to share some recipes from a cookbook that was complied in the late 1950s by the Women’s S...
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