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Big Stone Gap Fourth celebration continues
Big Stone Gap pulls out the stops for the Fourth of July holiday with a weeklong celebration culminating in Saturday’s Bullitt Park concert and fireworks. Tyler Hughes and Folk Soul Revival will en...
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Abandoned house fire thought to be set
The third time was unlucky for the neighbors of an abandoned house that burned Monday morning. Officials are investigating the fire — the third at the house on Chestnut Street in Appalachia — and d...
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Governor’s School expands students’ horizons
The 2015 Governor’s School brought 124 high-schoolers eager to expand their horizons to Mountain Empire Community College. The school, which ran for two weeks instead of three this year, set a reco...
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The Origin Project publishes students’ works
When she was little, Helen, her siblings, and friends would get together on hot days to fish and play in the creek. They once found an old, rusty car top and used it as a boat and rafted all the wa...
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Three for the trail
From left, Tayler Bolling as Miss Anne, Kennady Ray as June Tolliver and Nate Couper as Jack Hale before Monday’s dress rehearsal for ‘The Trail of the Lonesome Pine.’ Cast and crew are ready for t...
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Appalachia to fill council vacancy
Appalachia Town Council expects to fill its open seat at its July meeting. Council has four members after the resignation of Jay Swiney, who also served as mayor. With Swiney resigning, Vice Mayor ...
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Tight parking blocks emergency access
Parking on Appalachia’s tight residential streets has officials concerned about emergency vehicles being blocked. Assistant Fire Chief Travis Anderson came straight to the point at last Thursday’s ...
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Seth Bailey Memorial Cruise-In is Sunday
Expenses can mount up quickly for the families of patients of children’s hospitals. With an average $80 nightly cost for a family wanting to be near a loved one, many find the Southern Appalachian ...
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