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Rife loses bid for House of Delegates seat
Despite a strong showing at home, Clintwood Democrat candidate Donnie Rife lost his bid in last week’s House of Delegates contest. Abingdon Republican Tim Pillion, a pediatric dentist and Virginia ...
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Supervisors consider med flight service plan
It happens regularly somewhere in the county each week. A resident is ill or injured and must be transported by medical helicopter to a hospital out of the area. Sometimes the service can cost thou...
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Registrar: Voter turnout typical
By early afternoon yesterday, voter turnout in Dickenson County was similar to that of a primary, said Registrar Reba Childress. As of press time, election results were not available. The special e...
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fan gets creative to capture Tigers’ season
Smoke billows into a dark sky as two dozen Haysi Tigers football players climb to the top of a mountain of dirt and mud to raise their team flag. Coach Colley watches from the vantage point of a la...
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County joins job training alliance
Dickenson County has joined an organization aimed at training workers in advanced manufacturing skills. The board of supervisors voted at its November meeting to become a member of Southwest Virgin...
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Boards hear timeline for courthouse project
A joint meeting between the Dickenson County Board of Supervisors and Industrial Development Authority included the historical background of a project to build a new judicial center beside the coun...
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Voters will choose delegate Tuesday
In a special election next Tuesday, voters will go to the polls to decide who will fill the House District 4 seat vacated by Ben Chafin. Vying for the seat in the special election are Republican To...
Dec 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Keep local charities in mind during holiday
    by TERESA MULLINS • Staff Writer
    12.03.14 - 12:08 am
  • Board wants to continue Saturday transfer station hours
    by TERESA MULLINS • Staff Writer
    12.03.14 - 12:07 am
  • Craft show planned Saturday
    by TERESA MULLINS • Staff Writer
    12.03.14 - 12:06 am
  • Courthouse project moving forward
    by TERESA MULLINS • Staff Writer
    11.26.14 - 12:10 am