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UVa-Wise bands: Spring concert is March 30
The UVa-Wise bands will present the annual spring concert on Monday, March 30 at 7:30 p.m. in the David J. Prior Convocation Center. The concert will feature the College’s Wind Ensemble and the Hig...
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Auxiliary donates to fuel fund
The Mountain View Regional Medical Center Auxiliary in Norton recently donated $2,000 to MEOC’s Emergency Fuel Fund for the Elderly. For many years, the Auxiliary has chosen to support the Emergenc...
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HOMETOWN HAPPENINGS: Masonic Easter bunny
Children can meet the Easter bunny at Wise Masonic Lodge, 313 E. Main St., Wise from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 4. There will be free treats and parents can pick up free child identification...
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Theater production asks questions that are often ignored
What is forgiveness? An idea? An action? Neither? The word is so common that its meaning is sometimes lost in the everyday vocabulary. The upcoming production at UVa-Wise asks the audience to recon...
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Mabel Palmer discovery produces White Chocolate Cake
Although white chocolate comes from the cocoa plant, it is different from dark and milk chocolate. So different, in fact, that many countries do not classify it as chocolate. Some of these differen...
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Chamber of Commerce to award scholarships
In 1991, the Wise County Chamber of Commerce established a scholarship to be awarded annually to a senior high school student who is a resident of Wise County or the city of Norton. Any student who...
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Barter launches Late Night Improv theatre
Barter’s newest performance group, The Barter Players Encore Company, will host Late Night Improv performances in March, April and May. One weekend a month for the next three months, audiences will...
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Donations wanted for yard sale fund-raiser
The Friends of the Southwest Virginia Museum will offer their fourth annual Yard Sale fund-raiser during the park’s “Celebration of Spring” event, Saturday, April 25 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. In additi...
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HOMETOWN HAPPENINGS: Meet the Easter Bunny
Bring your child to meet the Easter Bunny Saturday, April 4 from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Wise Masonic Lodge, 313 E. Main Street, Wise. Children will receive a special treat. Also free child ide...
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