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Homemade success tastes sweet
WISE — After hours of touring maple tree tapping sites, a small group of people gathered Friday afternoon in front of the local Cooperative Extension office and divided up school lunch-sized cups o...
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IDA seeks state help on solar project
The Wise County Industrial Development Authority is asking the governor to intercede and help compel Old Dominion Power Co. to cooperate in making solar energy available in the Lonesome Pine Busine...
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City endorses regional jobs effort
NORTON — City council is the first local government to formally endorse a new economic development collaboration involving Norton and the counties of Wise, Dickenson, Lee and Scott. Council passed ...
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Forum addresses Obamacare concerns
BIG STONE GAP — The U.S. Congress, said Dr. Raymond Feierabend, is like the dog that finally caught the truck and doesn’t know what to do with it. Feierabend, professor emeritus at the James H. Qui...
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Murder attempts alleged
Three men are accused of attempted murder in grand jury indictments handed down last week. Those indicted Feb. 15 include: • Jermaine Christopher Johnson, 32, 508 Mason Ave., Wise: One count of agg...
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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
    by JENAY TATE • EDITOR AND PUBLISHER
    02.21.17 - 12:02 am
  • Career center serves practical needs
    by JENAY TATE • EDITOR AND PUBLISHER
    02.21.17 - 12:01 am
  • Man indicted for stabbing incident
    by JEFF LESTER • NEWS EDITOR
    02.17.17 - 12:05 am
  • County schools watch state budget action
    by JENAY TATE • EDITOR AND PUBLISHER
    02.17.17 - 12:03 am