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Health fairs offer variety of screenings
Local folks will have the opportunity to receive free medical care at two health fairs today and tomorrow, April 15 and 16. According to a press release from The Health Wagon, the first fair will b...
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Clark celebrates 100th birthday
History is what happened centuries ago, during the last decade, last year, last month, last week, yesterday or a few minutes ago. Once any amount of time has passed, whatever event has occurred bec...
Apr 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Riverside was once a thriving community
Since beginning weekly historical and genealogical articles in The Dickenson Star, Dickenson County Historical Society Inc. (DCHS) has received several responses concerning these articles. One arti...
Apr 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Egg hunts planned at Breaks, Haysi
Local children can participate in two Easter egg hunts in the county this Saturday, April 4. The hunts will be held back to back and offer lots of activities for children. The fun begins at Breaks ...
Apr 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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Appalachian writers contest entries accepted
Contest entries are now being accepted for the 2015 Appalachian Heritage Writers Symposium Writing Contest, with cash prizes to be awarded to winners in both youth and adult divisions. The annual t...
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Field to be named in honor of Colley
The Dickenson County School Board voted unanimously March 25 to name the Haysi Tigers football field, located at Sandlick Elementary School, in honor of long-time coach James Colley. Ervinton Distr...
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Mullins shares memories of life on Powers Creek
Dickenson County Historical Society, Inc. (DCHS) archives and preserves stories from the past. Every generation has a story to tell. What we think as trivial, commonplace things and activities of o...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 34 34 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
    by EDITH FAYE REDDEN • Dickenson County Historical Society Vice-President
    03.18.15 - 12:01 am
  • Dickenson’s formation included controversy over county seat
    by EDITH FAYE REDDEN • Dickenson County Historical Society Vice-President
    03.11.15 - 12:03 am
  • Church provides hot meals to first responders
    by TERESA MULLINS • Staff Writer
    03.11.15 - 12:01 am