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Frontier Secure announced today that it will open a customer care center in Wise County in mid-August and create as many as 500 jobs. The company plans to locate its operations in an 85,000-square-...
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Council offers manager three-month contract
by GLENN GANNAWAY • POST NEWS EDITOR
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Pat Murphy is retiring from his job as Big Stone Gap’s town manager but council plans to retain him as a contract employee for three months as it seeks his successor. Under the memorandum of understanding passed by council, Murphy will provide continued services to the town as a contract employee...
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Reaching home is the greatest victory
by SAM DIXON • SPORTS EDITOR
Jun 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Coming home is true liberation, whether from the horrors of war or the toils of traveling. Norton is the hometown of my father and myself. Each of us left these mountains. After dramatically dissim...
Coalfield Progress Open courts filled with outstanding play
by SAM DIXON • SPORTS EDITOR
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WISE − Featuring local stars, top regional talent, and a grandmother brave enough to battle 20-something college students, the 41st Annual Coalfield Progress Open concluded this past weekend with a...
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Gap council will elect new mayor
by GLENN GANNAWAY • POST NEWS EDITOR
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Now facing the task of choosing a new town manager, Big Stone Gap Town Council holds its organizational meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday, July 5, followed by the regular workshop meeting at 7 p.m. Council...
Judge denies bond for Mullins
by GLENN GANNAWAY • POST NEWS EDITOR
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It is the policy of The Post to not publish information that would tend to identify victims of alleged sex crimes. WISE — A circuit court judge Tuesday denied a bond request for Oliver Winston Mull...
Resilient outdoor drama will open a week late
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Toward the end of The Trail of the Lonesome Pine, young "furriner" Jack Hale is disturbed by the realization — mistaken, as it turns out — that the big pine tree he's come to admire so much has bee...
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