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PVHS reunion to include ‘Trail’ outdoor drama
Powell Valley High School graduates of the 1960s and ‘70s will hold their reunion in late July, and this year’s event will include a night at “The Trail of the Lonesome Pine” outdoor drama. The reu...
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Reunions
Share news of upcoming reunions. Email ggannaway@coalfield.com. Arno-Derby Reunion — Saturday, June 13, 11 a.m. at Derby Methodist Church in Derby. Please attend to enjoy food and fellowship with f...
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Coeds’ sunback dresses complimented colors of one long-ago spring
There was a time when spring waltzed gently and ladylike onto the edge of a winter season. This spring of 2015 barged in like a bull in a china shop and brought with it a barrage of broken and dest...
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Wilson Van headlines Saturday’s Gathering
The Wilson Van headlines a strong music program for the 9th annual Gathering in the Gap Saturday at Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park. The Wilson Van, a project of brothers Patrick, P...
May 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Remembrance recalls ‘day that will live in infamy’
It’s probably a fact that the majority of you readers don’t remember Dec. 7, 1941, Pearl Harbor Day, because you weren’t even here yet! So much for “Senior moments!” I think it depended on your age...
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Tipton Scholarship goes to McCulough
Jonathan McCulough is the 2015 recipient of the David Tipton Memorial Scholarship Fund at The University of Virginia’s College at Wise. McCulough, who is majoring in music education, is the son of ...
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Hughes, ShadowGrass perform at Heartwood tonight
The Crooked Road: Virginia’s Heritage Music Trail presents ShadowGrass and Tyler Hughes in concert on Thursday, May 14 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Heartwood in Abingdon. This youth music concert is part...
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Locals, newcomers clash in ‘Bury My Rifle at Big Stone Gap’
Did any of you readers ever hear of a written piece called “Bury My Rifle At Big Stone Gap?” I ran across the following, called “A Clash of Cultures,” written by our old friend, the late Edward L. ...
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Strawberry Lunch set at Rye Cove Optimist Club
The Rye Cove Optimist Club will have their annual Strawberry Lunch, Sunday, May 17, from noon until 2 p.m. at the Rye Cove Community Church. Menu for the day will be barbecue, hot dogs, cole slaw, ...
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