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Engineering programs receive national accreditation
Mountain Empire Community College announce Tuesday that four of the college’s applied engineering degree programs have been awarded national accreditation from the Association of Technology, Manage...
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UVa-Wise offers retail management series in Abingdon
The University of Virginia’s College at Wise Office of Economic Development is offering a Retail Management and Operations workshop series on Mondays from April 4 through May 9, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at...
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Wise County 4-H 'Making the Best Better'
As an Extension employee working with the youth in our county to educate/encourage through 4-H programming and education, I get many questions about what we do and how we serve our community. Each ...
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MECC band session rescheduled
Mountain Empire Community College has rescheduled its information session for people interested in forming a community band and choir. Cancelled because of inclement weather last Thursday, the sess...
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Plant colorful shrubs for birds, yourself
Add a couple of attractive shrubs to your yard, near the house if possible, and you can enjoy their form and color all year, while birds take shelter in them and feed on their fruits in winter mont...
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The snow can be pretty, too

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Masons give back to community
On Nov. 15, the AF & AM Masonic Lodge No. 59, Pound, and Lodge No. 66, Clintwood, hosted its annual Thanksgiving dinner at J. W. Adams Combined School in Pound. This is a tradition that the lodges ...
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Komen seeks grant applications
Since its inception in 2005, the Tri-Cities Affiliate of Susan G. Komen® has funded a community grants program to serve the breast health needs of local women and men. Because of this program, more...
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She's how old?
She can be seen circling Cornerstone Village when the days are warm, and when it's cold, she makes the rounds of the hallways inside. She uses no assistance on these walks of nearly a half-mile and...
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