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Clintwood cell tower project complete
How soon will some county residents see improved cell phone service? Hopefully by the time this paper reaches news stands, says Blue Ridge Advisory Services consultant Robert Picchi. Picchi is over...
Apr 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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County to seek new ed center director
After serving as Dickenson Education and Research Center director for around three years, Matt Powers has resigned, and the search for a new director is expected to soon be underway. Powers, who al...
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Local vendor sought for new farmers market
A local farmers market will give residents the opportunity to buy and sell produce this summer. While most folks enjoy the bounty of a garden, many people these days don't have time to tend one. Th...
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Legends dominate Beckley for WCFL victory
APPALACHIA — When Wise County schools consolidated three years ago, there was some question as to whether competitive football would be played again at the famed Riggs Stadium just mere feet away f...
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Lady Bears stay perfect with win over Lee High
APPALACHIA — Lady Bears head coach Mike Kennedy told his fullbacks and defenders he wanted to see better play from them heading into Thursday night’s Cumberland Mountain Conference soccer match wit...
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Men arrested for assault outside county court facility
A man accused of domestic violence was allegedly beaten by his father- and brother-in-law Monday at one of the county’s court buildings. Police responded to a call around noon April 14 at the Dicke...
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Hidden treasure
Despite Tuesday’s snowfall in the county, signs of spring are evident. Photographer Wayne Riner spied this bloodroot flower hidden in last year’s fall leaves while walking through the woods looking...
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