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Wreck is fatal for one man
One person was killed and another was injured in an early Monday morning crash slightly north of Lonesome Pine Airport. According to Virginia State Police, at 5:25 a.m., a 2007 Chevrolet Silverado ...
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Basketball jammin’ in jammies
Central High School students cheer on their team in the conference semifinal basketball game Thursday at Central. This lively student section is dressed up for ‘Pajamas Day.’ Theme days are a trend...
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Schools will get free cell phone fix
WISE — Ever struggled to get cell service at Central, Union or Eastside high schools? Help is on the way. And it's going to be free, Wise County School Board learned at its February meeting. Verizo...
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Career center serves practical needs
WISE — Leaders at the Wise County Career and Technical Education Center hear a common theme from local employers. Send them someone who will be on the job on time, who is willing to work and who th...
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Man indicted for stabbing incident
A Wise County grand jury has handed down attempted murder charges against a man accused of stabbing two college students last November. Ricky Lynn Hamilton, 55, of 705 Old Hurricane Rd., Wise, is c...
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Winter display
The area got another short-lived blast of snow Wednesday morning that made for a fun light show when cloud cover slowly gave way to sun and began converting the frozen stuff to fog, as could be see...
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County schools watch state budget action
WISE — Superintendent Greg Mullins told Wise County School Board Tuesday he is "somewhat optimistic" and "encouraged" by education funding news coming out of the Virginia General Assembly. Based on...
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  • School calendar sent back for review
    by JENAY TATE • EDITOR AND PUBLISHER
    02.17.17 - 12:02 am
  • Underground Jams features local bands
    by JENAY TATE • EDITOR AND PUBLISHER
    02.17.17 - 12:01 am
  • County board takes Comcast to task
    by JEFF LESTER • NEWS EDITOR
    02.14.17 - 12:05 am
  • Innovation Highway funding options to be studied
    by JENAY TATE • EDITOR AND PUBLISHER
    02.14.17 - 12:03 am