Weather Forecast

Opinion
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...
Aug 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Do not connect Trump campaign with God’s intent
To the editor: Let me begin by stating I am a democrat, and I will vote for Hillary Clinton on Nov. 8, 2016. Having said that, I also add that Wayne Root and Roger Viers are wrong. Roger Viers is a...
Aug 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
An aviation museum could be a hit in area
To the editor: An Air Museum of Aviation could find a home at the Lonesome Pine Airport near Wise. Design a museum to bring visitors to the airport and promote Wise County. The airport is a major a...
Aug 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Reader suggests combined history museum in area
To the editor: This area could have a Wise County Historical Society Museum. Build this museum near a major highway. There are several groups who are working hard to preserve Wise County history. I...
Aug 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Future’s doorway is in front of us
One of my favorite movies is “Patton,” starring Wise County native George C. Scott. I particularly like the scene in which Patton explains why he believes the Germans will attack (which they did at...
Jul 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
We live in such a beautiful place
To the editor: Every morning I get up in Pound, Va., and put on my walking shoes. I don't have to get in the car and drive to a gym. As a matter of fact, I don't even have to comb my hair or put on...
Jul 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story