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UW expands focus past aid to root causes
Following the recent merger of two area United Way chapters, efforts to expand the newly formed organization’s regional reach have begun. In late July, the United Way chapters of Southwest Virginia...
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Lawmakers field questions
CLINTWOOD — Tourism, job creation, infrastructure, budget cuts and the need for less constricting federal regulations were among topics discussed during Monday’s 28th Annual Legislative Breakfast a...
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Council restores employee work hours
POUND — Council ended a long, busy and sometimes contentious meeting Tuesday in another split vote, rescinding 3-2 the half-day closing of town hall it implemented last month as a cost-cutting meas...
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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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    by KATIE DUNN • Staff Wrtier
    11.18.14 - 12:08 am
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    by JEFF LESTER • News Editor
    11.14.14 - 12:08 am
  • Schoolcraft resigns board seat
    by KATIE DUNN • Staff Wrtier
    11.14.14 - 12:07 am
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    by GLENN GANNAWAY • Post News Editor
    11.13.14 - 12:08 am
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    by JENAY TATE • Editor & Publisher
    11.12.14 - 12:05 am
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    by KATIE DUNN • Staff Writer
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