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Hands of Hope is Saturday
If you drive through Clintwood this coming Saturday morning, you will likely see people, their hands joined, lining the sidewalk from Clintwood High School toward Valley View Church. Hands of Hope,...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Grand opening celebration
Haysi’s Main Street Pizzeria and Grill owners Jill Branham and Johnnie Branham were joined Saturday, March 21 by local officials, community members, Sen. Ben Chafin and Del. Todd Pillion at a ribbo...
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Holly Creek chosen as first county seat
Last week, we began the interesting story about how the county seat was chosen. This week, the story continues at the first meeting of James Venters, James Colley and David Smith, the three men nam...
Mar 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cranesnest Road closed for repairs
Due to damage caused by recent flooding, Cranesnest Road is temporily closed, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at John W. Flannagan Dam announced last week. The road leads to the Cranesnest Campgro...
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Dickenson’s formation included controversy over county seat
Dickenson County Historical Society’s mission is to collect and archive the history of Dickenson County, Virginia. That history includes not only genealogy but also information relating to the hist...
Mar 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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United Way launches disaster relief fund
With many communities in the region recently experiencing difficult weather events, United Way of Southwest Virginia has activated its Disaster Recovery Fund to assist those most affected in Dicken...
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Church provides hot meals to first responders
A Clintwood church opened its doors Thursday to feed the local police, fire and rescue personnel and other volunteers who worked tirelessly to help others during recent heavy snowfall, rain and the...
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County budget workshops set
The Dickenson County Board of Supervisors has scheduled several budget workshops over the coming weeks. The budget planning process has been slightly delayed by recent inclement weather, but budget...
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‘Virginia’s Baby’ celebrates 135th anniversary
Before 1880, the area that is now known as Dickenson County, Virginia, was included in the counties of Buchanan, Russell and Wise. The pioneer men of our county who advocated for a new county found...
Mar 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Rawlings was member of one of county’s earliest families
    by EDITH FAYE REDDEN • Dickenson County Historical Society Vice-President
    02.25.15 - 12:01 am
  • Official: Remember that 911 is for emergencies only
    by TERESA MULLINS • Staff Writer
    02.25.15 - 12:00 am
  • Railroad’s Elkhorn Extension celebrates 100th anniversary
    by EDITH FAYE REDDEN • Dickenson County Historical Society Vice-President
    02.11.15 - 12:02 am