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Fixing the triad is top priority; don't let it drift
Many hats off to District 1 Wise County Supervisor Fred Luntsford for putting his budget vote behind his words on the failed state of affairs with the administrative triad the board created in 2009...
Jun 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Reader opposes multi-gender restrooms
To the Editor: What is happening to my world? We elect highly educated people to public office to take care of our business and make moral decisions. They have college educations, they are doctors,...
Jun 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Big Stone Gap, neighbors ripe for business ideas
To the editor: The town of Big Stone Gap and surrounding areas have too many assets to be struggling. Most all the Wise County towns have been hit hard by the decline in coal. Big Stone Gap has had...
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Reader offers more ideas for developing town
To the editor: The upper Inman community near Appalachia has the potential for a shopping theme development. This shopping complex theme could give Black Mountain Parkway visitors a reason to visit...
Jun 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Reader offers more ideas for town
To the editor: With a Black Mountain Parkway and Little Stone Mountain Parkway, Appalachia could be a major tourism town. “Something big is happening in Appalachia” should be the theme. Appalachia ...
Jun 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cancer center appreciates lunches
To the editor: The Southwest Virginia Cancer Center’s patients, staff and volunteers wish to express our gratitude to the local restaurants that provided “love lunches” to patients undergoing chemo...
Jun 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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