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Big Stone is a festival town
To the Editor: It was with dismay that I read the article in The Post about the August meeting of the town council. According to the report the vice mayor suggested that Big Stone Gap needs a downt...
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Baileys thank car show supporters
To the Editor: David and I want to extend a very special thank you to everyone involved with making the eighth annual Seth Bailey Memorial Car Show and Cruise In such a huge success. This year, for...
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Three-person precinct a sore thumb
Republican Ben Chafin cruised (as they say in the sports world) to victory in Tuesday’s special election to fill the 38th District Senate seat left vacant by Phillip Puckett in June. Winning handil...
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Isn’t it time to leave Iraq alone?
We have been at war with Iraq for 24 years, starting with Operations Desert Shield and Storm in 1990. Shortly after Iraq’s invasion of Kuwait that year, the propaganda machine began agitating for a...
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Telework: good concept gone bad
It was just a matter of time for the program to be abused. I refer to the Telework Enhancement Act of 2010, which provided government employees the opportunity to do their jobs from home. Teleworki...
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Memories
Dr. Joe Shafer shares this photo of his father, Joe Shafer, wearing his Emory & Henry letter jacket in 1946. Shafer was captain of the E&H football team and was Appalachia High School’s head coach ...
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Thanks for Memories photo
To the Editor: Thanks to Garnett Gilliam for the picture of the 1950 Bulldogs (Memories, Aug. 7 Post). They played Tazewell for the half-state championship in 1949 and then Richlands for the half-s...
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