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Mountaintop community becomes Firewise
COX PLACE — This mountaintop community, perched along the ridgetop road that marks the county line joining Wise and Scott, is populated by people who enjoy the solitude and wonders of the High Knob...
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Union cheerleaders get extra Christmas gift
Two Union High School cheerleaders will have extra incentive to be wide awake Christmas morning. Sophomores Carleigh Ray and Brieann Lomax recently participated in the filming of Disney’s Frozen Ch...
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Big Stone ponders limiting yard sales
Big Stone Gap is considering restricting the number of yard sales that can be held at any address to three per year. The town’s planning commission voted 6-0 Monday night to recommend an ordinance ...
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40 years: Youth football volunteer loves game, helping
A desire to help children and a love of football have been constants for Phillip Lee for four decades. Lee completed his 40th year as a volunteer with the local youth football league in 2014. He’s ...
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School board tabs interim appointees
The Wise County School chose The Appalachia/Pound and Big Stone Gap school districts’ interim representatives Tuesday night. The school board appointed Jan Zentmeyer to the District 3 seat represen...
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Making their rounds
Santa and Mrs. Claus made their rounds last week, visiting Big Stone Gap last Thursday night, as seen here, and Appalachia Friday night
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Bullitt Park playground work advances
Construction of the Bullitt Park tree houses is well underway, with the project expected to be wrapped up within weeks. The contractor has been working into the night to finish the two handicapped-...
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Eight interested in school board seats
Eight people are interested in the two Wise County School Board seats left vacant by death and resignation. The school board will appoint someone to fill each seat, and both will be on the November...
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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