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NEW ERA FOR WARRIOR ATHLETICS: Ground is broken for stadium
Central High School students braved the cold and wind yesterday to mark the ceremonial start of a construction project to build a new football stadium. The school’s students and faculty joined comm...
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Council restores employee work hours
POUND — Council ended a long, busy and sometimes contentious meeting Tuesday in another split vote, rescinding 3-2 the half-day closing of town hall it implemented last month as a cost-cutting meas...
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Pound parade gets debate, green light
POUND — The Christmas spirit rallied Tuesday night as council members ended lengthy debate with a 4-1 vote in favor of the annual Christmas parade, despite financial limitations and complications. ...
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Knob tourism pursuit takes shape
BIG STONE GAP — A fledgling tourism initiative involving communities within High Knob’s footprint gained more clarity this week. The High Knob Enhancement Corp. and Appalachian Spring initiative he...
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Big win at Bullitt Park
The Union High Bears take the field Friday night in Virginia High School League D2 West action against Tazewell. The banner they destroyed said, ‘HEY TAZEWELL Tell Y’all’s Girlfriends You’ll Be Fre...
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Region needs outdoor focus
DUFFIELD — A new statewide outdoor recreation plan is reinforcing ongoing regional efforts to grow adventure tourism. Gov. Terry McAuliffe in April announced the release of the Virginia Outdoors Pl...
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Local outdoor projects on list
A new statewide outdoor recreation plan has provided recommendations for region-based recreation projects to pursue. Below is a look at some of the recommendations for the Lenowisco Planning Distri...
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  • High Knob: Petition seeks zipline support
    by KATIE DUNN • Staff Wrtier
    11.14.14 - 12:10 am
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    by JEFF LESTER • News Editor
    11.14.14 - 12:08 am
  • Schoolcraft resigns board seat
    by KATIE DUNN • Staff Wrtier
    11.14.14 - 12:07 am