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Friends, fans: Take part
The family of Ralph Stanley intends to let friends and fans take part in his memorial services this afternoon. According to Stanley’s obituary, his family will receive friends today at 5 p.m. at th...
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Court docket goes digital
WISE — It gets busy in a hurry when the county circuit court’s in session. Lots of defendants, their families and other folks associated with cases gather in the courthouse’s third-floor hallway, w...
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Project brings kiosk to High Knob
HIGH KNOB — Visitors to the High Knob observation tower might not be aware the structure that overlooks five states was not the first to sit atop the mountain. A new three-paneled kiosk offers a lo...
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Book collects Napoleon Hill speeches
The latest publication from the Napoleon Hill Foundation is a collection of the motivational writer’s greatest speeches. Don M. Green, executive director, has been with the foundation as a trustee ...
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Tech firm to create hundreds of jobs
WISE — A public announcement next Wednesday will finally reveal the name of a telecommunications company slated to bring as many as 500 jobs to the county. Meanwhile, efforts to make space for the ...
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UVa-Wise gets land for outdoor learning
Stan Willis sought a natural refuge when he bought 67 acres off a well-traveled Wise County road more than four decades ago. The retired University of Virginia’s College at Wise history professor g...
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School funds won't change
NORTON — You’re great. We support you. We just can’t afford to give you more money. That was city council’s message to the school board Tuesday after schools Superintendent Keith Perrigan asked cou...
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