Welcome to our web site

Our mission is to strengthen communities by providing local news and editorial, and we hope you enjoy our online content. Some of the features of our website are:

  • For subscribers only: the ability to read up-to-date articles about the county and surrounding communities
  • For subscribers only: an extensive gallery of pictures from local events
  • For subscribers only: an archived section of printed newspapers

Print (including online access) Subscription Rates

Subscriptions to the web site are included at no additional charge to our print subscribers.

$59.00 for residents of Wise County,
$91.00 for everyone else

Online Only Subscription Rates

$30.00 per year


Karen R. Tate [General Manager] ktate@coalfield.com
April Bevins [Sr. Advertising Sales Rep] abevins@coalfield.com
Donna M. Lawson [Inside Classified Advertising Sales Rep] dlawson@coalfield.com
Chris Willis [Creative/Graphic] cwillis@coalfield.com
Jeffery C. Lester [Editor] jlester@coalfield.com
Liane Lagtapon [Community News/Obituaries] LLagtapon@coalfield.com
Kelley Pearson [Sports Editor] kpearson@coalfield.com
Lisa Maine [Staff Writer] lmaine@coalfield.com
Kenneth Crowson [Staff Writer] kcrowson@coalfield.com
Savannah Johnson [Office Assistant] sjohnson@coalfield.com
Obituaries LLagtapon@coalfield.com
Website Support support@communityjournalismproject.com
Subscriptions support@communityjournalismproject.com


The Coalfield Progress
Mailing Address:
750 Park Ave NW
Norton, VA 24273

Physical Address:
750 Park Ave NW
Norton, VA 24273

(276) 679-1101

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