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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
The long-awaited premiere of the Big Stone Gap movie took place Thursday evening in Charlottesville with a good number of Big Stone Gap citizens in attendance. Now that the premiere has taken place...
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Consolidation may come in various forms
There are different kinds of consolidation besides schools. And in saying this, it proves once again that what goes around comes around. For instance, there’s been a kind of consolidation of local ...
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Post Scripts Nov. 13, 2014
Fundraiser today for leukemia patient Heritage Hall Big Stone Gap is selling lunches today (Thursday, Nov. 13) between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. to raise money for James Williams, a certified nursing assi...
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American education continues its struggle
Americans once were admired for our world standing in education. We thought a good education would turn an immigrant into an American citizen, and give every child an equal opportunity. Now we wond...
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