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Second escape bid fails
A Wise man is in custody after he eluded police twice over two days last week following charges of abduction and attempted malicious wounding. According to a Wise County Sheriff’s Office press rele...
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School personnel changes approved
Wise County School Board unanimously approved several personnel changes during a called meeting Tuesday. That approval followed a roughly 90-minute closed session. Approved changes include: NEW EMP...
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Council to vote on Appy budget
Town council will vote on Appalachia’s proposed 2016-17 on Thursday, June 30. Council held its budget public hearing before last week’s regular meeting and set a 5 p.m. called meeting for June 30 f...
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Bailey Cruise In reaches milestone
The Seth Bailey Memorial Cruise In reaches a milestone Sunday. The fundraising car show celebrates its 10th year of helping support the Southern Appalachian Ronald McDonald House in Johnson City, T...
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Western Front Hotel: Town's growth continues
ST. PAUL — An hour before last Thursday’s ceremonial groundbreaking for a future boutique hotel, construction continued inside a neighboring storefront where Sugar Hill Brewing Co. — the town’s fir...
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AML sites spark ideas
Seven abandoned mine properties in Wise County and Norton made the list of 21 top contenders for reclamation and redevelopment from among more than 500 sites scattered across the Southwest Virginia...
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U.S. 23 crash kills one
One person is dead resulting from a crash Saturday afternoon on U.S. 23. According to Virginia State Police, Master Trooper J.D. Anderson responded shortly after 5 p.m. to northbound 23 near the 50...
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Western Front Hotel coming to St. Paul; Acclaimed county native to be restaurant partner
ST. PAUL — About 100 dignitaries and guests gathered Thursday to celebrate the ceremonial launch of a project that will bring downtown St. Paul a boutique hotel. A campaign to transform the vacant ...
Jun 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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