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Program helps low-income seniors buy fresh fruits, veggies
Low-income seniors in Buchanan, Dickenson, Russell and Tazewell counties may sign up for the Farm Market Fresh program starting June 1. Appalachian Agency for Senior Citizens administers the progra...
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Tax form needed to claim gas royalties
Legislation that allows gas owners to claim royalties from coalbed methane wells goes into effect in July. An estimated $20 million in disbursements will be given to Virginians who qualify, accordi...
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Senator Chafin appointed to Southwest Virginia commissions
Sen. Ben Chafin announced Monday he has been appointed to several commissions and boards related to vital issues in Southwest Virginia. According to a press release, the Senate Rules Committee, cha...
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Clintwood Farmers Market opens June 5
The Clintwood Farmers Market will open on Friday, June 5, according to Dickenson County Extension Agent Brad Mullins. Hours of operation will be from 1-6 p.m. every Friday. The market is located on...
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Museum spring crafts show is this weekend
CLINTWOOD — If you’re looking for unusual, hand-crafted items, you’ll find an assortment during the Ralph Stanley Museum Craft Show this coming Friday and Saturday. The museum’s annual spring craft...
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Fire towers built to protect county’s virgin timber
To fulfill the mission of Dickenson County Historical Society Inc. (DCHS), its members strive to record in writing the history of our county by researching many people, places, and events that have...
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Comment on six-year road plan by May 22
Citizens have until May 22 to comment on the state’s six-year transportation improvement plan. The draft plan from the Commonwealth Transportation Board allocates $12.9 billion to transportation pr...
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Breaks Park plans events for National Kids to Parks Day
Breaks Park will join other parks across the country to participate in National Kids to Parks Day on Saturday, May 16. The park will host a variety of activities for children throughout the day. Re...
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Play ball: Sutherland’s writing recalls county’s earliest baseball teams
Dickenson County Historical Society’s (DCHS) mission is to preserve the history of our county. Many people think that the Historical Society only collects family genealogies. However, that is a mis...
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  • Man withdraws guilty plea in home invasion
    by TERESA MULLINS • Staff Writer
    05.06.15 - 12:00 am
  • 1934 fire completely destroys Haysi
    by EDITH FAYE REDDEN • Dickenson County Historical Society Vice-President
    04.29.15 - 12:05 am
  • Woman gets prison time for church parking lot thefts
    by TERESA MULLINS • Staff Writer
    04.29.15 - 12:04 am