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Public invited to give input on RR Days location
Should Coal/Railroad Days stay on Main Street Appalachia or move to the former high school facility? Moving the festival to the high school property is a suggestion that’s been made in the past, an...
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Gap seizes recreation opportunity
Big Stone Gap is seizing opportunities to enhance its status as an outdoor recreation destination. Town council at its Feb. 14 meeting passed a resolution to submit a grant application to the Virgi...
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Governor vetoes coal tax credit
Gov. Terry McAuliffe Tuesday vetoed a bill that would have reinstated Virginia’s coal tax credits. The Democratic governor described the credits as “costly and ineffective.” The coal industry and R...
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Appalachia, county officials discuss radio issues
Progress is being made on a frustrating communications problem affecting Appalachia emergency responders. Town and county officials met Tuesday to discuss solutions to the problem, which has had Ap...
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Forum to address concerns over Obamacare
People with questions or concerns about the future of the Affordable Care Act may want to mark their calendars. A forum called “Obamacare Repeal or Repair: Truth and Consequences” is scheduled for ...
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Town makes third Mutual grant effort
Officials are hoping the third time’s the charm when it comes to a big revitalization project. On a 7-0 vote, Big Stone Gap Town Council Tuesday passed a resolution to apply for a $600,000 Industri...
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Council gets food bank info, makes donation
Ask, and you shall receive. During their February workshop, town council members wondered whether money donations could be made directly to the Big Stone Gap branch of the Food Bank of Wise County....
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