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Appy allocates pump station capacity
The Town of Appalachia is allowing the county Public Service Authority to use part of the capacity of one of the town’s sewer pump stations. Town council last Thursday unanimously approved an alloc...
Sep 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Appy takes VDH grant offer
Appalachia Town Council last Thursday accepted a Virginia Department of Health grant offer for replacement of water meters. Installing the approximately 500 radio-read meters is expected to improve...
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Celtic Lord/Lady nominations open
If you’ve always wanted to be considered nobility, now is your chance. Big Stone Celtic, a celebration in Big Stone Gap of the region’s Scots-Irish, Breton and other Celtic ancestries, will name a ...
Aug 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Planners ready to move town forward
A re-energized planning commission is ready to move forward on helping reinvigorate Big Stone Gap. The commission, meeting Monday, discussed the five-year update of the town’s comprehensive plan. T...
Aug 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Baseball, scrip help tell coalfields history
Baseball and mining, L.M. Sutter says, made for an “odd juxtaposition” in the coalfields, with the sport providing precious hours of sheer joy and relief from “arguably one of the worst jobs in the...
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For officers, routine night takes a dangerous turn
Appalachia police officers were winding up their coverage of Coal/Railroad Days late Saturday night when they quickly had to shift into a higher gear. A call from Wise dispatch sent Investigator Le...
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Trail project continues to inch forward
Construction of the Powell River Trail is likely to begin before the end of the year, with only the work on the trailhead adjacent to Norfolk Southern’s active line expected to be delayed. Trailhea...
Jul 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trail project continues to inch forward
Construction of the Powell River Trail is likely to begin before the end of the year, with only the work on the trailhead adjacent to Norfolk Southern’s active line expected to be delayed. Trailhea...
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Appy council keeps leadership
Appalachia Town Council kept its current leadership intact at last Thursday’s organizational meeting. Council chose Teddie Collins Jr. as mayor and Chase Christian as vice mayor on unanimous votes....
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