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County can lead in fast-growing technology field
Drones might sound scary to some, but the sky is the limit when it comes to their possibilities. As a bonus, Wise County is close in proximity to one of the United States’ six testing centers — Vir...
May 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Central Warrior girls’ football finishes 12-1-1
To the editor: Grabbed your attention, huh? Well it is football which usually grabs attention and turns heads in this neck of the woods. But girls’ football? Well, I suppose I should clarify this h...
May 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Support Kitts to unseat Griffith in Congress
To the editor: As Southwest Virginia continues to recover from its economic turmoil, hardworking and trustworthy advocates in government are crucial to successfully aiding the recovery process. For...
May 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gun rights opinion depends on flawed reasoning of author
To the editor: I am writing in reference to the column published May 3 on this page, written by Joseph Cotto and titled, “We must be civil about the national gun debate.” Mr. Cotto, you state that ...
May 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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No easy answers to downtown decline
To the Editor: It would be easy to just offer a Gatlinburg-type tourism development plan for Appalachia and call it a day. This town needs honest planning. The town of Appalachia needs a plan with ...
May 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Drug take back event succeeds through partners
To the Editor: On Saturday, April 30, the Southwest Virginia Medical Reserve Corps was honored to once again partner with local law enforcement agencies for the annual DEA Drug Take Back event. Sin...
May 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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