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Tri-State Gospel Sing planned at Breaks
The 64th annual Tri-State Gospel Sing will be held Labor Day weekend at Breaks Interstate Park. The event will run from Saturday, Aug. 30 through Monday, Sept. 1 at the park amphitheater. “Our staf...
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Touch of autumn already in the air
A big hi to all you readers out there. I received a call from Mr. O’Quinn. I can’t remember his first name, but it was good to hear from him. He said his wife was fine and was going to work some co...
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August is National Breastfeeding Month
August is National Breastfeeding Month, and breastfeeding is considered the preferred infant feeding method for a variety of reasons. The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) and the Division of Com...
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‘Precious Memories’ at Clinchco
Sue Massek of the Reel World String Band will perform a one-woman play, ‘Precious Memories,’ on Saturday, Aug. 23 at Clinchco Senior Citizens Center. The performance, which will begin at 6:30 p.m.,...
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GED credential opens many doors for adults
Have you noticed all the “back to school” supplies displayed in stores? It’s again time to send our children back to the classroom. We make all the necessary preparations. There’s excitement in the...
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Fair contest winners announced
Good morning to all of you. Hope you are enjoying your pretty days. Seems like fall is in the air. School is back in session, so please be careful of the kids and buses. I still had my regular run ...
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End of summer brings lots of garden goods to preserve
I’m sorry it’s been so long since I’ve written my news, but I’ve been sick and been busy canning my garden up too. Maybe I’ll do better this winter. I’ve canned tomatoes today and have to put up co...
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Reunions
NEW THIS WEEK Hawkins family memorial: Aug. 30, 3 p.m. at the family cemetery on Route 72. Bring a covered dish. More information: 276-926-8199. Descendants of “Tickey” George Fleming, Susannah Mul...
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Hill plans Southwest Virginia book
Photographer j. Michael Hill aims to capture Southwest Virginia’s beauty in a book of images. From an early age, Hill has loved art in all forms. The Clintwood artist owns American Inkworks, a tatt...
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  • Crime Scene Technician program launched
    by KAREN GENT • Adult Education Connection
    08.13.14 - 12:02 am
  • Doe, fawns, turkeys pass by
    by NAN CHARLES • Hale Mountain News• 835-1397
    08.13.14 - 12:01 am
  • Eating vegetables provides multiple health benefits
    by MELODY COUNTS • Cumberland Plateau Health District Director
    08.06.14 - 12:02 am