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City endorses regional jobs effort
NORTON — City council is the first local government to formally endorse a new economic development collaboration involving Norton and the counties of Wise, Dickenson, Lee and Scott. Council passed ...
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Forum addresses Obamacare concerns
BIG STONE GAP — The U.S. Congress, said Dr. Raymond Feierabend, is like the dog that finally caught the truck and doesn’t know what to do with it. Feierabend, professor emeritus at the James H. Qui...
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Gap seizes recreation opportunity
Big Stone Gap is seizing opportunities to enhance its status as an outdoor recreation destination. Town council at its Feb. 14 meeting passed a resolution to submit a grant application to the Virgi...
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Governor vetoes coal tax credit
Gov. Terry McAuliffe Tuesday vetoed a bill that would have reinstated Virginia’s coal tax credits. The Democratic governor described the credits as “costly and ineffective.” The coal industry and R...
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Business Route 23 bridge in Pound to close two days for work
When traveling to Wise County over the next two days, Dickenson County drivers should allow some extra time to account for a detour in Pound. In an effort to safely set new beams for the Business R...
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School board meeting moved
Dickenson County School Board has moved its regular monthly meeting from tonight, Wednesday, Feb. 22, to tomorrow in order to accommodate attendance at the Ridgeview Lady Wolfpack basketball playof...
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Basketball jammin’ in jammies
Central High School students cheer on their team in the conference semifinal basketball game Thursday at Central. This lively student section is dressed up for ‘Pajamas Day.’ Theme days are a trend...
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Schools will get free cell phone fix
WISE — Ever struggled to get cell service at Central, Union or Eastside high schools? Help is on the way. And it's going to be free, Wise County School Board learned at its February meeting. Verizo...
Feb 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Career center serves practical needs
    by JENAY TATE • EDITOR AND PUBLISHER
    02.21.17 - 12:01 am
  • County schools watch state budget action
    by JENAY TATE • EDITOR AND PUBLISHER
    02.17.17 - 12:03 am
  • School calendar sent back for review
    by JENAY TATE • EDITOR AND PUBLISHER
    02.17.17 - 12:02 am
  • Underground Jams features local bands
    by JENAY TATE • EDITOR AND PUBLISHER
    02.17.17 - 12:01 am
  • Town makes third Mutual grant effort
    by GLENN GANNAWAY • POST NEWS EDITOR
    02.16.17 - 12:04 am
  • Council gets food bank info, makes donation
    by GLENN GANNAWAY • POST NEWS EDITOR
    02.16.17 - 12:03 am
  • Innovation Highway funding options to be studied
    by JENAY TATE • EDITOR AND PUBLISHER
    02.14.17 - 12:03 am
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