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MECC students to compete in national PBL program
Two Mountain Empire Community College Business and Information Technology students will compete nationally in the Phi Beta Lambda Awards Program after placing in the state competition. MECC student...
Apr 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Versatile dill has both culinary and medicinal uses
Dill is a versatile plant that has been used for centuries for both medicinal and culinary purposes. Dill is also a unique plant because both its leaves and seeds are edible. The word dill comes fr...
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All-Virginia State Chorus
Central High School senior Alyssa Shell, 18, will be the school’s first student to attend the All-Virginia State Chorus. This prestigious ensemble is being held this week and is comprised of high s...
Apr 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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MEOC’s 39th annual Walkathon set for May 3
After a difficult winter, Mountain Empire Older Citizens needs help more than before on behalf of the many elderly residents who depend on the agency’s Emergency Fuel Fund for the Elderly. MEOC’s 3...
Apr 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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First place awards
Castlewood High School FBLA traveled to the State Leadership Conference in Reston, to compete in competition with 42 members. Castlewood High School was named an honor chapter and 1st place a the s...
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Regional FBLA results released
Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) members from across the region participated at the Spring Leadership Conference held at UVA’s College at Wise. Top winners in more than 60 events advanced ...
Apr 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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UVa-Wise SVEA chapter wins Ultimate Award
The UVa-Wise chapter of the Student Virginia Education Association won the Ultimate Award at the annual SVEA Convention earlier this month in Richmond. The Ultimate Award is given to chapters in th...
Apr 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ukraine lecture set for April 29
Michael Samerdyke, an adjunct instructor in the department of history and philosophy at The University of Virginia’s College at Wise, will lead a discussion on the historical roots of the current c...
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T-shirt logo contest announced
The 29th annual Best Friend Festival will be held June 16 - 20, in downtown Norton. The theme for this year’s event is “Friends in the Mountains.” The Best Friend Festival offers folks a chance to ...
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