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Appalachia tree lighting The Town of Appalachia and its Veterans Wall Committee will host an official Christmas tree-lighting ceremony at 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5, just before the 6:30 parade. Christm...
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Couples attend mission reunion in Bloomingdale
Roger and Sandy Birchfield, Don and Norma Carroll, George and Mary Fay Cole attended a mission reunion at the Salem United Methodist in Bloomingdale. George and Mary Fay Cole attended a dance at th...
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Movies entertained in Hollywood’s so-called Golden Age
American cinema today often features bad movies, some filled with violence, some inaccurate. The public appears to like fluff, car wrecks, gratuitous sex and unsavory language. But in a past period...
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Museum Festival of Trees is underway
The Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park is pleased to present the 19th annual Festival of Trees through Dec. 31. An incredible feat of community creativity and involvement, the Festival...
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Bush caravan travels to ‘North Pole’
This past Friday night, Nov. 14, the Bush caravan traveled to Bryson City, N.C., to take a trip to the North Pole. We made arrangements many weeks ago to take this trip with our family and in-laws ...
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‘Best Christmas Pageant’ returns
The You’ll Never Work in Theater Again players, a local community theater troupe, are back this year by popular demand performing “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever,” based on the award-winning book ...
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Monte Vista Hotel served elegant Thanksgiving dinners
Thanksgiving is almost here, believe it or not. We’ve been celebrating the turkey holiday for a long time, even here in Big Stone Gap. Picture, if you will, the Monte Vista Hotel on Wood Avenue in ...
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Today’s movies won’t be classified as ‘masterpieces’
Part 1 of 3 The voice coming from the large screen in American theatres is rather loud, and the structure of its plots is erratic and rather brutal. Is this what members of the movie-going public w...
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Math-A-Thon benefits St. Jude
Powell Valley Middle School students raised $2,238.73 to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital by participating in the St. Jude Math-A-Thon. St. Jude is the premier center for the research ...
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  • Local residents attend movie premiere Thursday
    by SHIRLEY POFF-MCMAHAN • Crackers Neck News • 523-4769
    11.13.14 - 12:03 am
  • Consolidation may come in various forms
    by BILL HENDRICK • By the Way
    11.13.14 - 12:02 am
  • American education continues its struggle
    by HOWARD E. CUMMINS • Columnist
    11.13.14 - 12:00 am
  • Miller surprised with birthday party
    by JUNE FANNON • Duffield News • 431-2145
    11.06.14 - 12:04 am