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Author, author!
‘Big Stone Gap’ author and director Adriana Trigiani (in black clothing just to the right of the painted tree) joins the cast of ‘The Trail of the Lonesome Pine’ following curtain call last Friday....
Aug 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Missionaries discover music school
Like many other adults, Richard Banks plays music as a pastime — for the enjoyment of it. But unlike most pickers, Banks also uses music as physical rehabilitation following a heart attack and mass...
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fun event to raise funds for children’s meals
Lonesome Pine Cycling will host Ride, Run and Relax, a series of fun cycling, running, and walking events to raise funds to address childhood hunger, on Aug. 30. A 40-mile road race, 10-mile fun ri...
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Clearing Roaring Branch
Clinch District Ranger Jorge Hersel and five Clinch Coalition volunteers cleared about 2 miles of fallen trees from the Roaring Branch Trail Saturday so the path could be re-opened. Volunteers clea...
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Grizzly returns Saturday
Event-day registration for the second annual Grizzly, which is put on by the Big Stone Gap Kiwanis Club, will be held from 9-9:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 23 at Bullitt Park. Registration is $30 on Aug....
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Seth Bailey Car Show donations approach $3,000
Although delayed a day by stormy weather, the eighth annual Seth Bailey Car Show enjoyed a banner year, with donations totaling close to $3,000. The show was held at the “Carmine’s Diner” movie set...
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Council brainstorms ideas to boost town
Convening for the first time since May’s election and July’s organizational meeting, Big Stone Gap Town Council held a free-wheeling brainstorming discussion Tuesday about ways to boost the town. C...
Aug 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Save Our Towns’ features Big Stone Gap, St. Paul
Mayors in 80 towns and cities across Appalachian Virginia Friday received the premiere episode of Save Our Towns, a monthly internet video series designed to guide and inspire leaders working to bu...
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MECC Foundation kicks off major campaign
The Mountain Empire Community College Foundation announced a $2 million donation last Thursday that will launch a major gifts campaign supporting scholarships and programs targeting student success...
Jul 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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