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Museum offers chair caning workshop
The Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park launches the 2015 Artisan Series of programs with Chair Caning from 6-8 p.m. Monday, March 16. The Artisan Series provides visitors with opportun...
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Oak Ridge summer program seeks applicants
Applications are being accepted for the Appalachian Regional Commmission/Oak Ridge National Laboratory 2015 High School Summer Math-Science-Technology Insititute. The program seeks middle and high ...
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Church News: Breakfast for Dinner Buffet planned Friday
The United Methodist Youth Group at Trinity United Methodist Church is hosting a Breakfast for Dinner Buffet with a variety of traditional breakfast foods, Friday, March 6, 5:30-7 p.m., in the chur...
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Community still digging out
Our community is still digging out of the two-foot-plus of snow that spread across our area during the February storms. Several folk had damage to roofs due to the weight of the snow. Brad Bowen to...
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Caller shares recollections of Appalachian heritage
(Editor’s note: This Howard Cummins column originally ran in the June 29, 2005, Post.) The voice on the phone was youthful, rather soft, well spoken, and underscored with a special sweetness. It ca...
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Worth a stretch
Actors and musicians are encouraged to stretch their creative muscles by participating in this year’s ‘Trail of the Lonesome Pine Outdoor Drama.’ Auditions will be held at the June Tolliver Playhou...
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UHS’s Gardner takes legislative program
Union High School student Nathan Adam Gardner joined other students from the region as participants in the 2015 Legislative Educational Advancement Program (L.E.A.P.) sponsored by Del. Terry Kilgor...
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Museum accepting artisan applications
The Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park is accepting new artisan/crafter applications to be juried for its “Gallery in the Gap.” The Gallery provides opportunities for artisans to displ...
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Recent winter storms recall deep snows of 1987, 1993
Ted Collins’ sister Joan Collins passed away last week. Joan had been a patient at Heritage Hall for several years. We extend sympathy to Ted and his sister Betty Collins in the death of their sist...
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