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School police presence up by two
The Wise County Sheriff’s Office has added two additional school resource officers. Lt. Keith Crabtree and Lt. Brad Mulliins are the new resource officers for J.W. Adams Combined School and Powell ...
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Hospital road work starts Monday
NORTON — People driving in Norton could face delays starting next week near Mountain View Regional Medical Center. According to City Manager Fred Ramey, Estes Brothers Construction will begin work ...
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City first in nation to support Obama coal transition plan
NORTON — Advocates for an Obama administration proposal to spark economic renewal and employment in the Appalachian coalfields say Norton City Council is the first municipal body in the nation to p...
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High Knob anniversary event is Saturday
NORTON — City council agreed Tuesday to contribute $500 to the High Knob Enhancement Corporation to help meet costs of a Saturday, July 25, event celebrating the 75th anniversary of the recreation ...
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Ten indicted for drugs, driving offenses
Ten people have been indicted for alleged crimes involving drugs or driving under the influence. Those charged Monday in Wise County grand jury indictments include: • James Clettis Mullins, 57, 104...
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Ten indicted on theft charges
A Wise County grand jury has indicted 10 people for alleged crimes of theft. They include: • Brandon Lee Harper, 18, 4013 Happy Hollow Rd., Coeburn: One count of breaking and entering while armed, ...
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Charges against woman removed
Criminal charges have been removed that were filed against a woman whose arrest record was published in the April 14 Behind Bars section. Kim J. Mullins was charged March 31 with burglary and consp...
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Senator’s staff to visit Tuesday
A staff member of U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine will be available to meet with citizens Tuesday, July 28, to discuss concerns or questions about Congress and the federal government. The meeting will take pla...
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Local blood drives scheduled
Marsh Regional Blood Center will conduct public blood drives at the following locations in the coming days: • Tuesday, July 28: 9 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Wise County Plaza, Wise; 1-4:30 p.m., Crutchfield,...
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