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Owens named director of operations at Breaks Park
Terry Owens has been named director of operations at Breaks Interstate Park. In this role, he will be responsible for all maintenance, facility and groundskeeping operations, as well as oversight o...
Aug 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Branscomes share memories of old speedway
For the past two weeks, Dickenson County Historical Society’s articles for The Dickenson Star newspaper have been related to the E & A Speedway which was, for a very short period of time, located a...
Aug 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former drivers recall racing at Haysi dirt track
Last week, Dickenson County Historical Society presented part one of a two-part story. At one time, Haysi was home to a race track known as E & A Speedway! Built in 1955, the track was about a half...
Aug 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Man gets prison time for pharmacy break-in
A Clintwood man will spend time in prison for breaking into a local pharmacy with a plan to steal from it. York Mullins was sentenced Thursday, July 30 to 20 years in prison for breaking and enteri...
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Candidates announced
The Dickenson County Democrat Committee has announced its slate of candidates for November’s general county election. Candidates, left to right, and the offices they seek, are: incumbent Delano Syk...
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Old dirt track was fun for drivers, fans
Dickenson County Historical Society is staffed by volunteers who enjoy researching the history of our county. With each research project, our volunteers, themselves, learn many interesting facts ab...
Jul 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Business of the Year awards
Dickenson County Chamber of Commerce held its 2015 Annual Business Appreciation Cookout in McClure on Friday, July 24. McClure River Kiwanis hosted the event. Four business owners were honored with...
Jul 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sutherland story recounts visit to ‘Aunt Rach’ on 100th birthday
Many times as Dickenson County Historical Society members do research on one project, they stumble across stories which should be shared before they are filed away. Last week while doing some genea...
Jul 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dickenson Memorial High should be preserved for historical value
This week Dickenson County Historical Society continues the history of the Dickenson County Memorial & Industrial High School. *** In November 1922, both high school and elementary students entered...
Jul 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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