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Minnesota politician hears coal woes
by GLENN GANNAWAY • Post News Editor
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
A Minnesota politician came to the heartland of Appalachian coal this week. In an informal meeting at New Hope Assembly of God Church in Big Stone Gap, Minnesota state Rep. Jim Newberger gathered facts from a couple of business people directly affected by the downturn in the coal industry. Newber...
‘No Greater Love’ returns to Cedar Ridge
by GLENN GANNAWAY • Post News Editor
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Now in its fifth year, the Easter play staged by Cedar Grove Freewill Baptist Church has become an institution. “Jesus: No Greater Love” has drawn people from North Carolina, Tennessee and Kentucky to the church in the small community of Crackers Neck, and director Stephanie Purvis expects this year’s production to again enthrall and visitors. The church will present “Jesus: No Greater Love” at 7 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday, April 18-20. Cedar Ridge Freewill Baptist is at 1413 Crackers Neck Rd. The yearly play is an all-out effort by the church. “It takes a village,” Purvis said before...
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Lebanon scores early in CMC win over Lady Bears
by JAMES TAYLOR • Sports Writer
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
BIG STONE GAP — Lebanon’s Lauren Compton left little doubt why she is one of the area’s elite softball players. Compton threw a three-hit, 10-strikeout gem to lead the Lady Pioneers (5-1, 2-0) to a...
Bears duo no hits Sullivan North
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Union’s Will Hubbard and Logan Mullins combined to toss a no-hitter against the Sullivan North Golden Raiders Tuesday at Buster Taylor Field in Big Stone Gap. Hubbard threw the first three innings ...
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Farmers Market eyes seventh season
by GLENN GANNAWAY • Post News Editor
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The Big Stone Gap Farmers Market returns for its seventh season on Saturday, May 3. The festivities of opening day include a music performance by Ron Short, gardening information provided by Emily ...
Terrys’ hikes have a mission
by CHIP BEATY • Sports Writer
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Motivated by the greatest of inspirations, Winston and Marcia Terry are taking on the nation’s greatest foot paths. The Terrys are setting off for a hike of the Pacific Crest Trail, where they will...
Man dies in wreck on Pound River
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
A South Carolina man died in single vehicle accident in Dickenson County last weekend. Roman L. Stanley, 67, of Rock Hill, S.C., died at the scene, according to Virginia State Police. Stanley was f...
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