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Health Wagon awaiting new mobile clinic
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...
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Several facing drug charges
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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Emma Baldwin fund surpasses its target
Response from across the country has generated more than enough donations to pay for a headstone for child abuse victim Emma Baldwin. “We have made and surpassed our goal,” said Wise County Sheriff...
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Hiring sparks debate about management
POUND — Discussion of town policy on hiring of family members and town hall office hours ultimately led to a call for an end to micromanaging. Councilman Clifton Cauthorne asked that the hiring pol...
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House vote next: Special Senate election will open delegate’s seat
Less than a year into his two-year term as a state delegate, Republican Ben Chafin soon will become Virginia’s newest state senator after winning Tuesday’s special election to replace Democrat Phil...
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Pound council adjusts budget to add water fee
POUND — Town Council split 3-2 Tuesday night in favor of adding a $7 utility fee to customers' bills to cover the financial requirements of a loan funding water improvements now underway. Most citi...
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Kaine hears community college concerns
The nation is not educating its children for the career and technical fields that need employees, U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine said during a roundtable discussion with Mountain Empire Community College and ...
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Police nab suspects in candy theft
Cooperation with its neighbor force led the Big Stone Gap Police to suspects in a break-in at a Little League concession stand. Big Stone Police Lt. Mark Jones said Tuesday direct indictments will ...
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