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Children get extra food bundles for the weekend
Every Friday before they head home for the weekend, some 50 children at Norton Elementary and Middle School have a little something extra discreetly slipped into their backpacks — food. But with sc...
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Orange juice makes versatile culinary ingredient
Orange juice is usually thought of as a breakfast beverage, but it can also be a useful ingredient in preparing main dishes, desserts, and drinks. The Food Network lists 10 different ways to use or...
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Making tracks
Winter can be as beautiful as it is frigid – the snow and ice that covered much of the area has transformed the landscape into a winter wonderland through the eyes of a photographer. Patsy Phillips...
Feb 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Castlewood students learn about drug abuse
Russell County Public Safety Officer Clinton Collins conducted a workshop Feb. 5 called Understanding the Outcome for After School students. During the Castlewood High School event, Officer Collins...
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Vows exchanged on Valentine’s Day
Valentine’s Day wedding Congratulations to Lauren Powers and Wes Turner who were united in marriage at the Hurricane Baptist Church on Valentine’s Day. Lauren wore a white floor-length dress with a...
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Conserving energy saves money on your farm
According to the U.S.D.A., energy consumption accounts for 15 percent of agricultural production costs. The best way to cut these costs is to improve energy efficiency on the farm through wise choi...
Feb 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Snow cancels Pound historical society meeting
The February meeting of the Historical Society of The Pound planned for Saturday has been canceled because of snow. The society hopes to reschedule a visit from planned speaker Bill J. Looney, a Ha...
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Pre-K registration set for Norton City Schools
Parents or guardians who plan to enroll their children for the first time in Norton City Schools for the 2015-2016 session should begin preparations for registration now. Applications for the Pre-K...
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Eastside’s Wyatt chosen for mathematics award
The Virginia Council of Teachers of Mathematics (VCTM) is proud to announce that Davene Wyatt, a mathematics teacher at Eastside High School, which is part of the Wise County School System, has bee...
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