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Work to close section of Route 613
Road work is expected to close a section of East Stone Gap Road for about one month. The section of Route 613 will be closed starting Monday, Jan. 16, the Virginia Department of Transportation said...
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Program can assist veterans find stable housing
A long-established non-profit organization is extending its veterans’ services to 23 northwestern and southwestern Virginia counties. Volunteers of America Chesapeake, a branch of the national Volu...
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Local lawmakers target job creation, investments
The Virginia General Assembly began its 2017 session Wednesday, with the 46-day “short” session scheduled to adjourn on Feb. 25. The commonwealth is in the second year of its biennial budget, and m...
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First baby: Gap couple starts 2017 with birth of a son
Big Stone Gap welcomed its first baby of 2017 at 8:05 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 3. Jean Clark gave birth to 6-pound, 19-inch Luke Allen Clark at The Birthing Inn at Lonesome Pine Hospital. Luke is the sec...
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Organizers hope to expand successful military drive
Everything from headphones to beef jerky to . . . bath confetti. And hundreds of greetings from children who support the nation’s soldiers. The first-ever local “military shoebox” drive was a succe...
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Virginia will decide on hospital merger in 45 days
The benefits of a health system merger would outweigh the likely reduction in competition, the Southwest Virginia Health Authority said last week. And now, state-level officials will either endorse...
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Reviewing 2016: Year saw several leadership changes
Several governmental and cultural institutions saw leadership transitions in 2016. Retirements brought new leadership to the town of Big Stone Gap and to the Lenowisco Planning District Commission,...
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