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Tourism development effort would sell parkways
To the Editor: For Wise County to be the parkway capital in the United States, it will take more than great roads and views. All our mountain ranges have different views from various locations. Thi...
Sep 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Reader offers more ideas for mountain parkways
To the Editor: Wise County could be the parkway capital in the United States with some hard work and planning. A potential Little Stone Mountain Parkway would help Big Stone Gap, Appalachia and the...
Aug 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dare I hope again that Inn will see improvement?
To the editor: How cheered I was to read in last Tuesday’s Coalfield Progress that something might be done to bring back good food to The inn at Wise! Dare I hope again! I am an enthusiast for The ...
Aug 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Let’s look at building a Cumberland Gap Parkway
To the Editor: A Cumberland Gap Parkway would connect mountain top highways from the Cumberland Gap National Park to the Breaks Interstate Park. This has been the dream parkway highway system for o...
Aug 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Clean Power Plan could leave us with ‘No Power Plan’
To the Editor: As unemployment rates continue to rise, coal companies continue to declare bankruptcy, and electricity prices become more and more unaffordable, we must ask ourselves, “Why?” Why are...
Aug 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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We should build a Black Mountain Parkway on state line
To the Editor: A Black Mountain Parkway would start in the Eolia, Ky. area and would connect with the Pine Mountain Parkway in this area. Kentucky would have the option to continue the Pine Mountai...
Aug 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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