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Home Folks: Kilgore completes Navy basic training
Former Big Stone Gap resident Tanner Zachary Kilgore, who attended the Powell Valley schools through eighth grade, has completed Navy basic training at Great Lakes, Ill. Kilgore, a Morristown East ...
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bookstore hosts events to warm winter months
Events on tap in January, February and March at Tales of the Lonesome Pine Used Books and Second Story Cafe in Big Stone Gap: • Burns Night: Friday, Jan. 30, 6:30 p.m. - annual tradition celebratin...
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‘South Seas Christmas’ tops tree festival
LifeCare Ambulance’s “A South Seas Christmas,” with its shimmering blue lights reminiscent of gentle ocean waves, is the first-place winner in the 19th annual Festival of Trees. Southwest Virginia ...
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Juicy stories found on ... page two
Not all the stories worth reading in a newspaper are on the front page. There are some real gems in the old issues of The Post, if you have the time to thumb through the aged pages and read the fin...
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Leaving boyhood farm brought sadness
Editor’s note: The Post is reprinting Howard Cummins articles while the popular columnist recuperates from hip surgery.) Part 2 of 3 “How’s your potato crop this year, Will?” a man from Frog Level ...
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Respiratory therapy program
The 2014 Mountain Empire Community College respiratory therapy cohort includes: (front row from left) Tonya Truesdale, Whitney Carroll, Autumn Honaker, Brooke Watson, Donna Free, Mercedes Rhoten; (...
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Group plans to attend ‘Resurrection’ in Gatlinburg
The food pantry will be open at the church fellowship hall on the third Wednesday, Jan. 21, from 11 a.m. to 12 noon. Several adults and children will be traveling to Gatlinburg, Tenn., this weekend...
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Group attends dinner theater
A Happy Birthday greeting is sent to Logan Hall. Darrell Wells, Mary Ann Wilder, John and I joined David and Alice Gibson, Jason, Beth and Samuel Tipton to enjoy the dinner theater at Glamorgan Chu...
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Years ago, farm kids earned right to play later
(Editor’s note: The Post is reprinting Howard Cummins articles while the popular columnist recuperates from hip surgery.) Part 1 of 3 Food prices have become a nightmare for many hard-working Ameri...
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