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Greene family establish scholarship to honor parents
The family of Ralph B. and Hazel Cornett Greene has established a scholarship at The University of Virginia’s College at Wise in honor and recognition of the dedication and sacrifice they made to r...
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Beginners canning class: Get hands-on experience while making jam
On Aug. 11 Virginia Cooperative Extension will host a beginners water bath canning class. The class will be held from 9 a.m. to noon at the Coalfield Agriculture Center. Cost of the class is $5 and...
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Lauren Hunnicutt graduates from Samford University
Lauren A. Hunnicutt of Norton graduated from Samford University during recent commencement exercises. Hunnicutt earned a Juris Doctor degree from Cumberland School of Law. Founded in 1841 and locat...
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Highlands festival presents Outdoor Adventures
Create your own outdoor adventure at the 67th annual Virginia Highlands Festival July 31- Aug. 9. Take the whole family back to summer camp, bike the legendary Virginia Creeper Trail, hike the Chan...
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A bridge to a successful college career
Summer Bridge, a residential program that gives select students the chance to see if a rigorous college experience is right for them, is now in its second year of operation at The University of Vir...
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Area sees new type of aviation at RAM
EXCITING AVIATION Lonesome Pine Airport had some very exciting aviation flying through the sky last Friday. This unmanned vehicle, or drone as they are commonly called, was assisting in the deliver...
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New anthology of Appalachian photographers published
Sapling Grove Press, an independent publisher in East Tennessee, has just released an anthology of photographers which includes the work of Wise resident Ray Stratton. Rich Community: An Anthology ...
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HOMETOWN HAPPENINGS: PAWS OF SWVA to meet
PAWS of SWVA will be meeting Tuesday July 28 at the Municipal Building in Norton at 5:30 p.m. Please come out and join us and help make a difference for the animals of our community. Coeburn Middle...
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‘Round the Mountain announces next jury session
‘Round the Mountain: Southwest Virginia’s Artisan Network will hold its next jury session on Tuesday, Sept. 1 in Abingdon. Only members of ‘Round the Mountain are eligible to submit their work for ...
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