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Curtis sees mountains of local opportunity
Trevor Curtis’s time in Asia shaped more than just his view of roses. A native of Wise, Curtis set off after graduating from Virginia Tech with a landscape architecture degree when there were no gr...
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Traffic stop leads to meth charges
Two Bristol men were arrested in Pound last week for possessing the materials to make methamphetamine. On Jan. 20, Wise County sheriff’s deputy Lt. Keith Crabtree stopped a vehicle on route 23 in P...
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Relay for Life kickoff is next week
Relay For Life of Wise County will hold its annual kickoff on Thursday, Feb. 5 at the Quality Inn and Suites in Norton. This event is the official start of Relay For Life of Wise County, which will...
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Six reappointed to boards
Norton city council last week re-appointed Renee Robinson and T. J. Flanary to the Norton Redevelopment and Housing Authority, for terms ending Jan. 28, 2019. Council also re-appointed Fred McConne...
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Paranormal group to discuss Inn at Wise
A regional group that looks for evidence of ghosts and investigates other paranormal phenomena has explored the Inn at Wise and found intriguing results. After investigating the historic downtown s...
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Inside today
“A minuscule mite has been spreading a virus which could make you cry a few months from now, because this virus attacks our beloved roses,” master gardener Sharon Daniels writes in today’s Homespun...
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Rape, armed robbery among indictments
The Coalfield Progress does not publish information that could identify the victim of a sex crime. A man has been indicted for allegedly raping a relative, and another man faces charges for alleged...
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Honored for service
Norton city council Tuesday recognized eight employees for their years of service. Left to right are Sammy Mullins, 10 years; Jerry Miller, 15 years; Sherry ‘Dee Dee’ Jones, 10 years; Barbara Muir,...
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Marriages 01/23/15
Marriage licenses certified recently in Wise County include: • Miracle Ann Coffey, 34, Norton, and Travis Henry Roach, 34, Duffield, Jan. 3. • Deborah Elizabeth Lizarraga, 33, and Jason Scott Walla...
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