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Avant-Garde Day: Burton students get taste of arts in college
Art, music and theater students from John I. Burton High School recently participated in Avant-Garde Day at the University of Virginia’s College at Wise. Avant-Garde Day is sponsored by the faculty...
Dec 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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HOMETOWN HAPPENINGS: Pet photos with Santa
Please join PetSense in Norton and PAWS of SWVA for pictures with Santa Saturday Dec. 20 from 1 to 4 p.m. and Sunday Dec. 21 1 to 4 p.m. You will receive a 4x6 photo and Christmas card for $10. Hop...
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Boone Trail DAR chapter celebrates 85th anniversary
Boone Trail National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution met Dec. 6 at The Inn in Wise. Boone Trail Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution celeb...
Dec 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Foster Care, Post Adoption children decorate ornaments
Frontier Health’s VALUES Therapeutic Foster Care and Post Adoption children decorated Christmas ornaments for other foster children. Sixteen foster and adopted children created their own designs on...
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Students donate 2,000 cans of food
L.F. Addington Middle School’s Jr. Beta Club had their annual canned food drive for the local food bank and the students brought in 2,000 canned food items. Ashley Chandler’s fifth-grade class brou...
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HOMETOWN HAPPENINGS: PVMS/Union Christmas concert
The Powell Valley Middle and Union High bands will present their annual Christmas concert at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 16 in the UHS auditorium. The Union High jazz ensemble will make its debut and will...
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Warm smiles
It was cold Friday night at Coeburn’s annual Christmas parade but Drew, Ben and Kaitlyn Maine sport warm smiles from a toasty viewing spot inside.
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Health department cautions about spring water safety
In many rural communities, tradition and conventional wisdom may suggest that untreated water from a local spring is the cleanest water around. Area residents may use rinsed-out milk jugs and other...
Dec 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Let It Go! Students to present music, dance show
SWAG, the J.I. Burton High School and Appalachian Children’s Theatre performing arts program, presents Let It Go!, Dec. 11 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $5 for adults, students are free. This year’s SWAG h...
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