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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...
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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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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Salyer named chief deputy clerk
WISE — Attorney Melanie B. Salyer has been named the chief deputy clerk of the Circuit Court for Wise County and Norton by Clerk of Court Jack Kennedy. She replaces retiring 44-year veteran deputy ...
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Council re-elects Swiney as mayor
Appalachia Town Council chose its leaders for the next two years at last Thursday’s organizational meeting, re-electing Jay Swiney as mayor and electing Teddie Collins Jr. as vice mayor. The two co...
Jul 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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