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Proposed poultry ordinance rejected
CLINTWOOD — A proposed county ordinance regulating how poultry are kept was unanimously voted down at last week’s Board of Supervisors meeting. Nearly 40 unhappy poultry owners attended the hearing...
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National pageant features two local contestants
Two local girls are competing in a national beauty pageant. Whitney Davis of Clintwood and Sydney Rambo of Norton will travel to Virginia Beach to compete in the Miss Teen America and Miss Junior T...
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Shots prove false alarm
Law enforcement raced to South Fork Sunday afternoon responding to three emergency calls of shots being fired at homes. But after several hours of field work, police concluded it was a false alarm....
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Justice mines combating bond forfeitures
The state Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy is doing something extremely rare: Calling for the forfeiture of reclamation bonds to get nearly $9.86 million for reclaiming several idled strip ...
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Utility bills may increase again in Pound
POUND — Seven dollars a month from every water customer. That’s about what it would take to cover Pound’s financial obligations to the state authority that lent the town the money to improve water ...
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Colleges announce major gifts
Mountain Empire Community College and the University of Virginia’s College at Wise had $2.7 million worth of good news to share Thursday. The MECC Foundation announced a $2 million gift that will l...
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Coal/Railroad Days a week away
Appalachia’s Special Projects Committee met Monday to put the finishing touches on this year’s Coal/Railroad Days festival. Appalachia Coal/Railroad Days is scheduled for Thursday, July 31 through ...
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School division health plan to change
CLINTWOOD — Facing a nearly $400,000 budget deficit, the Dickenson County School Board voted last week to make changes to its employee health insurance policy. The unanimous decision came during a ...
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  • Volunteering at RAM a moving experience for county native
    by TERESA MULLINS • Staff Writer
    07.23.14 - 12:07 am
  • Treasurers’ conference highlights county
    by KATIE DUNN • Staff Writer
    07.22.14 - 12:06 am
  • Police car use raises concern
    by JEFF LESTER • News Editor
    07.18.14 - 12:07 am
  • Town picks new leaders, eyes attorney options
    by JEFF LESTER • News Editor
    07.18.14 - 12:06 am
  • Lewis award honors black lung program
    by GLENN GANNAWAY • Post News Editor
    07.17.14 - 12:08 am
  • Ramey marks 15 years as RAM volunteer
    by GLENN GANNAWAY • Post News Editor
    07.17.14 - 12:07 am
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