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Blood drives scheduled
Marsh Regional Blood Center will conduct public blood drives at the following locations next week: • Monday, May 2: 8:30-11:30 a.m., Coeburn Elementary School; 12:30-3 p.m., Coeburn Middle School. ...
Apr 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Charges include drugs, guns, drinking
A Wise County grand jury has indicted 10 people for various alleged crimes involving drugs, driving, alcohol or guns. Those indicted last week include: • Ashley Diana Hamilton, 33, 224 Patten Rd., ...
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Several charged with theft crimes
A Wise County grand jury has indicted 10 people for various forms of alleged theft. Those indicted last week include: • Eric James Lent, AKA Eric Leny, 30, 150 Weney Hill Lane, Sneads Ferry, N.C.: ...
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Council seeks schools support on debt
NORTON — As city council looked ahead Saturday morning at current and pending school funding issues, it also looked back. That perspective left the entire council seeking support from Norton School...
Apr 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rates, paving, more on budget agenda
NORTON — In addition to the effective tax hike city residents will see in the 2016-17 fiscal year, water and sewer customers in town and out will see utility rate increases. At a budget workshop Sa...
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Business challenge gets good kickoff
NORTON — The city’s new business challenge got off to a rousing start, according to City Manager Fred Ramey. He told city council April 19 that 25 people turned out for the first week of courses an...
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Pound candidate answers questions
• Citizens can assume most candidates are motivated to run for election by friends and family, that they want to "give back" to their community, that they are concerned about Pound and want to help...
Apr 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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City raises Nettle Patch project questions
NORTON — Two city council members peppered U.S. Forest Service officials with questions about the Clinch Ranger District’s proposed Nettle Patch project during council’s meeting Tuesday. Clinch Dis...
Apr 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pound River Challenge is April 23
Low water conditions translate into a course adjustment in the first-ever Pound River Challenge scheduled for Saturday in Pound. Kayakers will still gather at town hall at 10 a.m. but will put in a...
Apr 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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