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Man accused of attempted murder
by TERESA MULLINS • Staff Writer
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
CLINTWOOD — A local man was charged with attempted second-degree murder after allegedly firing shots at his stepdaughter’s boyfriend. Nickie Wagner, 52, of The Lake Road, was arrested shortly after midnight Sunday morning. In addition to attempted second-degree murder, Wagner is charged with disc...
Senator gets education on natural gas industry in Southwest region
by PAULA TATE • Dickenson Star Editor
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
CLINTWOOD — After U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine toured the Ridgeview high and middle schools construction site Wednesday afternoon, he received a little schooling himself — on natural gas extraction in the area. Kaine was joined by a small group of county and school division leaders during his tour of the Ridgeview site on Rose Ridge, where being built is a multi-million project that will consolidate Dickenson County’s high and middle schools and career center. Impressed with the project, Kaine said he looks forward to visiting the school once it’s open. Following the construction tour, Kaine visited...
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Final warm-up: Tigers roll past Twin Valley in preseason action, challenge issued
by LLOYD COMBS • Sports Writer
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
HAYSI — The game was hardly a challenge for Haysi, which scored 28 unanswered points in the first quarter. There was an important challenge, however, at the end. The Tigers tuned up for the regular...
Coach makes second year debut with tough games to call
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Well, it’s time to get down to the nitty gritty. The summer camps are over. The preseason hoopla is over. All, the sideline prognosticators and arm-chair quarterbacks have had their say. Now, it’s ...
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Superintendent: Great change on horizon
by TERESA MULLINS • Staff Writer
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
What will it be like when Ridgeview High School opens its doors for the first time and the doors of Haysi and Clintwood High School swing shut? With Ridgeview high, middle and technical schools on ...
Health Wagon awaiting new mobile clinic
by TERESA MULLINS • Staff Writer
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The Health Wagon’s mobile clinic hasn’t been on the road the past two weeks, but folks can expect to see a new unit traveling around the area soon. Dr. Teresa Gardner, executive director of the mob...
Several facing drug charges
by JEFF LESTER • New Editor
Aug 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Several people have been indicted for alleged drug and alcohol crimes, including three family members from Pound who are accused of supplying moonshine to a cockfighting operation in Kentucky. Indi...
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Four County Transit alters schedule
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Four County Transit will be closed Monday, Sept. 1 in observance of Labor Day. No buses will run on this day. The regular operating schedule will resume Tuesday, Sept. 2. Four County Transit is a f...
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