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Coeburn budget set for hearing
COEBURN — Citizens will get their chance to comment on a 2015-16 proposed budget that raises real estate taxes by 7 cents, increases water rates by 20 percent and hikes the monthly trash collection...
May 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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EDA picks not without dissent: Economic group awaits site visit to old school
POUND — Council Tuesday appointed to the town economic development authority two members the EDA had recommended, but not without dissent. Debating who should be named, council had delayed action l...
May 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gap police nab B&E suspect
A Robinette Chapel Road man was arrested after allegedly attempting to rob a Big Stone Gap coin laundry Monday morning, causing about $1,135 in damage. Big Stone Gap Police arrested Michael Joe Fun...
May 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gap woman charged in Saturday shooting
A Big Stone Gap woman is charged with malicious wounding and for using a firearm during the commission of a felony following a shooting last Saturday afternoon. According to a press release issued ...
May 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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MECC graduates ready for new challenges
Friday’s commencement ceremony, as Rex McCarty said, was a time of celebration as well as an ending to just one phase of students’ education as they begin their lives in the wider world. Mountain E...
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Coalition hopes to expand youth programs
You may have seen the name in association with several youth-oriented community events. But just what is the Dickenson County Community Partner’s Coalition for Prevention? The coalition, made up of...
May 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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County splits on elk hunting
WISE — The county is now on record against a state proposal to ban elk hunting in 31 counties west of the Blue Ridge. Following some debate Thursday, county supervisors voted 5-3 for a resolution o...
May 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wise County mines among those hit with new layoffs
Alpha Natural Resources is confirming layoffs of 71 people at operations in Wise and Tazewell counties in Virginia and in Letcher and Knott counties in Kentucky. Notice was given Friday, effective ...
May 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • County proposes $50.12 million budget
    by KATIE DUNN • Staff Writer
    05.19.15 - 12:08 am
  • Adult abuse: Citizens’ eyes, ears needed
    by JENAY TATE • Editor & Publisher
    05.19.15 - 12:07 am
  • Water rate increase to grow
    by JEFF LESTER • News Editor
    05.15.15 - 12:08 am
  • Big Stone considers incremental rate increases
    by GLENN GANNAWAY • Post News Editor
    05.14.15 - 12:08 am
  • Gap ponders vehicle license fee
    by GLENN GANNAWAY • Post News Editor
    05.14.15 - 12:07 am
  • Playground expected to open end of next week
    by GLENN GANNAWAY • Post News Editor
    05.14.15 - 12:06 am
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