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Appy, church plan land swap
A planned land exchange will give an Appalachia church the property it needs for a new building and eventually result in the removal of a former church building that has deteriorated into an eyesor...
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Project funds come with strings attached
Big Stone Gap Town Council indicated its interest in pursuing Virginia Department of Health money for a waterline replacement, but as is common in today’s public funding world, taking the money wil...
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Kiwanis Club helps park effort
Members of the Big Stone Gap Kiwanis Club swung into action Tuesday to help push forward improvements at Italy Bottom Park. Kiwanis, as the Big Stone Kiwanis’ Facebook page notes, is a global organ...
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Mayor: manager transition moving smoothly
Big Stone Gap is advertising for a new town manager, and the town’s new mayor says the goal is to have someone on the job in about two months. The town is advertising after the retirement of Pat Mu...
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Dunton a champion of compassion
No community is immune to social problems, but those of the Native Americans on reservations are particularly acute. Native Americans ages 10-24 commit suicide at more than twice the rate of whites...
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AFD swift-water team aids West Virginia recovery
Members of the Appalachia Fire Department found themselves working in the grim aftermath of the recent West Virginia floods. AFD’s swift-water team was activated on June 30, with Chief Robert Ander...
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Council elects Stone mayor
Big Stone Gap Town Council Tuesday picked a new mayor and changed the time for its monthly meetings. Council chose James “Cotton” Stone to be the town’s new mayor during Tuesday’s organizational me...
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Fabulous on the Fourth

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