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Towns struggle with snow, water
It’s fitting that damage caused by the winter storm was caught on a security camera. After all, Southwest Virginians feel like they’ve been hit by a home invasion. At Randy Clark’s Clark Welding Se...
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Snowman
Alex Rich, pictured, and Tim Overstreet turned a big snow into a thing of beauty. Rich and Overstreet both live in Big Stone Gap and attend the Dwelling Place Church; Rich also works for photograph...
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NASA honors Sanders’ Robo work
Adam Sanders recently received a NASA JSC Top 10 Award for two of the projects he worked on while at NASA. Sanders, a 2002 Powell Valley High School graduate, was awarded the NASA JSC TOP 10 Award ...
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Gurley was old school rail exec, volunteer
Thomas Emory “T.E.” Gurley was gone from Big Stone Gap for four decades before his death on Feb. 2. But while younger generations aren’t familiar with the name, Gurley was one of those old-school e...
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Snowstorm makes a pretty mess
The snow that began Monday made for a pretty mess in Appalachia and Big Stone Gap — but hadn't caused major problems as of Tuesday. Measurements of 9-10 inches made for treacherous side roads, alth...
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Small acts of kindness make big difference
During a dark night of concern over her health, Maria Christian determined that, if she was okay, she would do something good for her community. Christian has stayed true to that vow. She's organiz...
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Sign discovery reveals facet of coal camps
Earl Hylton was just browsing among the ruins of the old Stonega Coke and Coal Co. garages when he uncovered a reminder of the mines' cosmopolitan past. The corroding metal sign has the warning "Da...
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Mays to helm drama
"The Trail of the Lonesome Pine" outdoor drama's 52nd season will be under the leadership of a Wise County resident who has extensive professional credits. And auditions for Virginia's official out...
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