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Through the tunnel
A young runner leaves the Swede Tunnel about a half mile from the starting line of races held Saturday at the Guest River Gorge.
Jun 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bridge replacement plan raises concerns
POUND — While a bridge on U.S. 23 Business in town needs to be replaced, the plan to manage traffic flow has town council worried. Virginia Department of Transportation officials explained their th...
Jun 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Appalachia to fill council vacancy
Appalachia Town Council expects to fill its open seat at its July meeting. Council has four members after the resignation of Jay Swiney, who also served as mayor. With Swiney resigning, Vice Mayor ...
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Tight parking blocks emergency access
Parking on Appalachia’s tight residential streets has officials concerned about emergency vehicles being blocked. Assistant Fire Chief Travis Anderson came straight to the point at last Thursday’s ...
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Seth Bailey Memorial Cruise-In is Sunday
Expenses can mount up quickly for the families of patients of children’s hospitals. With an average $80 nightly cost for a family wanting to be near a loved one, many find the Southern Appalachian ...
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Across-the-board raises approved for school employees
The county School Board voted unanimously Monday to follow a Dickenson Education Association recommendation to give all employees a flat raise next fiscal year. The division’s $25.75 million initia...
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Military tribute features photo display of local veterans
About 750 photos of veterans, past and present, with ties to Dickenson County will be a part of the local historical society’s annual Military Tribute and Author and Genealogy Book Fair on July 4. ...
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Gorge celebration is Saturday
COEBURN — Wandering beneath the impressive rock outcrops that tower above the Guest River Gorge Trail, it’s easy to marvel at the gravel footpath’s beauty. More difficult to trace, however, is the ...
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