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Legislative forum is Nov. 24 in Clintwood
The Dickenson County Chamber of Commerce will join with other chambers in Southwest Virginia to co-sponsor the 28th Annual Legislative Breakfast and Forum, set for Monday, Nov. 24. The event will b...
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Health department provides Ebola information in multiple formats
The Virginia Department of Health has opened an Ebola hotline to help answer questions from the public and provide the most up-to-date information to Virginians. The number — 1-877-ASK-VDH3 (1-877-...
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Community cleanup
A pile of old tires and some plastic lawn chairs collected from a stream behind Trammel Park waits to be hauled away by volunteers during an Oct. 15 Trammel/McClure River cleanup. The event was org...
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Sheriff’s department to increase patrols on Halloween
This year, Halloween falls on a Friday, and Dickenson County Sheriff’s Office deputies will be out on the roads looking for drunk drivers as part of an aggressive Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over enf...
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Sheriff offers tips for safe Halloween
Dickenson County Sheriff Bobby Hammons and his officers understand Halloween should be a fun time for all children. That is why extra patrols will be out Friday night, Oct. 31, to make it a safe an...
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New trailhead signs unveiled at Breaks Park
Ten new interpretive and trailhead signs were unveiled in a ceremony at Breaks Park last Saturday.  The signs, made possible through a $10,000 grant provided by the Radcliffe Foundation, focus on t...
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MECC Foundation annual fundraiser is next month
The Mountain Empire Community College Foundation will present a special evening of music with the Jeff Little Trio as part of its fundraising event for the Dickenson County Endowed Scholarship. Thi...
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Legislative breakfast is Nov. 14
The Dickenson County Chamber of Commerce will join other chambers in Southwest Virginia to co-sponsor the 28th Annual Southwest Virginia Legislative Breakfast and Forum on Monday, Nov. 24. The even...
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County officers honored
Dickenson County Sheriff’s Sgt. Christopher Yates (left) and Deputy Jeremy Fleming were recognized by Mothers Against Drunk Drivers on Sept. 18 at Virginia Highlands Community College in Abingdon f...
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