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Delinquent tax list publication okayed
WISE — Council on Tuesday agreed to publish in this newspaper the names of delinquent town taxpayers as of June 30. The names will be published in the Sept. 8 and 11 editions. A notice in council’s...
Jul 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Congressman’s staff to visit area
Members of Ninth District U.S. Rep. Morgan Griffith’s staff will visit the area during August to meet with citizens and address questions or concerns about Congress and the federal government. Date...
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Blood drives scheduled
Marsh Regional Blood Center will conduct public blood drives at the following locations next week: • Wednesday, Aug. 5: 9-11:30 a.m., Wellmont Medical Associates, Big Stone Gap; 1-4 p.m., Heritage ...
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Property owner seeks help for building damage
POUND — A downtown property owner has pleaded to council to fix problems with a town-owned vacant building that she says has been creating issues for her building right next door. “The problem is o...
Jul 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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School police presence up by two
The Wise County Sheriff’s Office has added two additional school resource officers. Lt. Keith Crabtree and Lt. Brad Mulliins are the new resource officers for J.W. Adams Combined School and Powell ...
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Hospital road work starts Monday
NORTON — People driving in Norton could face delays starting next week near Mountain View Regional Medical Center. According to City Manager Fred Ramey, Estes Brothers Construction will begin work ...
Jul 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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City first in nation to support Obama coal transition plan
NORTON — Advocates for an Obama administration proposal to spark economic renewal and employment in the Appalachian coalfields say Norton City Council is the first municipal body in the nation to p...
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High Knob anniversary event is Saturday
NORTON — City council agreed Tuesday to contribute $500 to the High Knob Enhancement Corporation to help meet costs of a Saturday, July 25, event celebrating the 75th anniversary of the recreation ...
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Ten indicted for drugs, driving offenses
Ten people have been indicted for alleged crimes involving drugs or driving under the influence. Those charged Monday in Wise County grand jury indictments include: • James Clettis Mullins, 57, 104...
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