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Pound parade gets debate, green light
POUND — The Christmas spirit rallied Tuesday night as council members ended lengthy debate with a 4-1 vote in favor of the annual Christmas parade, despite financial limitations and complications. ...
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Knob tourism pursuit takes shape
BIG STONE GAP — A fledgling tourism initiative involving communities within High Knob’s footprint gained more clarity this week. The High Knob Enhancement Corp. and Appalachian Spring initiative he...
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Ford to ask for lower rent
Dr. Michael Ford said he plans to ask Appalachia Town Council to allow him to pay $550 a month in rent until he brings a nurse practitioner on board. Ford told The Post Tuesday that he will attend ...
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Holiday crafts fair returns for 29th year
Big Stone Gap Parks and Recreation’s holiday crafts fair has 29 vendors scheduled for its 29th year — a full house for a Christmas season tradition. Long-time organizer Mary Ellen Stipe encourages ...
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Input sought for Breaks Park master plan
A public meeting to discuss the long-range plan for Breaks Interstate Park along the Virginia-Kentucky border will be Dec. 8 at 6 p.m., in the park conference center. Staff with the Virginia Depart...
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Local outdoor projects on list
A new statewide outdoor recreation plan has provided recommendations for region-based recreation projects to pursue. Below is a look at some of the recommendations for the Lenowisco Planning Distri...
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Cider event explores local opportunities
A group of about 30 people gathered at Mountain Rose Vineyard in Wise Nov. 8 for The Harvest: Wise County Apple Days, an event focused on apples, hard apple cider and the potential for new economic...
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Engineer eager to work on park
COEBURN — Engineer Chris Mullins with The Lane Group hopes to start work in the spring of 2015 on the first phase of a downtown park designed for kids with special needs. Mullins, who proposed the ...
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  • Schoolcraft resigns board seat
    by KATIE DUNN • Staff Wrtier
    11.14.14 - 12:07 am
  • Bresee’s project promotes school health
    by GLENN GANNAWAY • Post News Editor
    11.13.14 - 12:08 am
  • The Health Wagon gets new mobile unit
    by JENAY TATE • Editor & Publisher
    11.12.14 - 12:05 am
  • Local holiday giving efforts now underway
    by KATIE DUNN • Staff Writer
    11.11.14 - 12:08 am
  • County’s future growth talks continue
    by KATIE DUNN • Staff Writer
    11.11.14 - 12:07 am
  • Leaders, students discuss needs
    by KATIE DUNN • Staff Writer
    11.11.14 - 12:06 am
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