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Second Grizzly adds fun, gets tougher
Tougher — and more fun. That was the assessment of several participants in Saturday’s second annual Grizzly as they recuperated from the 3.5-mile obstacle course along Big Stone Gap’s Greenbelt. Ab...
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Valley resident has 100 years of memories
Sickly from her birth, Charmie Hamilton never thought she’d live to be 50. But the Powell Valley resident has doubled that: Hamilton turns 100 on Sept. 5. And despite being told by a doctor that sh...
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Project answers hunger for reading
NORTON — Lack of education is one of the things that keep generations of families entangled in poverty. Poverty, according to Voices for Virginia’s Children, is the single greatest threat to the lo...
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Duffield Daze offers acres of fun
Back before the first-ever Duffield Daze, some people on the other end of Scott County laughingly dismissed it as a “one-horse parade.” The little town of Duffield has long since had the last laugh...
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Kaine hears community college concerns
The nation is not educating its children for the career and technical fields that need employees, U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine said during a roundtable discussion with Mountain Empire Community College and ...
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Appy, Big Stone strong for Chafin
As he did elsewhere in the 38th District, Republican A. Benton “Ben” Chafin dominated the polls in Appalachia and Big Stone Gap. Turnout was steady in Appalachia and Big Stone for Tuesday’s special...
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Police nab suspects in candy theft
Cooperation with its neighbor force led the Big Stone Gap Police to suspects in a break-in at a Little League concession stand. Big Stone Police Lt. Mark Jones said Tuesday direct indictments will ...
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Valley Fire celebrates three decades
Valley Fire Department celebrated three decades of service to its communities with its 30th annual open house Saturday. While the department became active in November 1985, it traces its beginnings...
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