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Ridgeview celebration is Friday
On Friday, Aug. 7, the community will take part in a daylong celebration of one of the county’s most historic events: the opening of Ridgeview high, technical and middle schools. Classes will begin...
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County fair kicks off Saturday
Dickenson County Fair Committee members always aim to make the annual event better than the year before. So when they heard time and again last year that folks were disappointed because there were ...
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Ridgeview project to get federal funds this year
The county school division superintendent has received word the Ridgeview schools project has been appropriated more than $15 million for this fiscal year. The funding is awarded by the U.S. Army C...
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Haiti mission trip ‘amazing’ for local group
Trying to condense her many experiences during a recent week in Haiti to a short summary is a challenge, but Elizabeth Mullins is able to narrow what she considers most important to a short paragra...
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New school bus routes ready for first day
Among challenges faced while getting ready for the Aug. 10 opening of Ridgeview high, technical and middle schools was the reorganization of bus routes. Much thought and work was put into developin...
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New schools ‘community day’ is Aug. 7
In less than three weeks, on Aug. 10, the county’s new Ridgeview schools will welcome their first students. In anticipation of the historic event, the school division has planned Celebrating Our Co...
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Officers train for ‘active shooter’ response
You hope and pray it won’t happen here — a gunman opening fire in a school, courthouse or other public place. Still, though, it’s something for which local police officers want to be prepared. On J...
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