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Farmers Market eyes seventh season
The Big Stone Gap Farmers Market returns for its seventh season on Saturday, May 3. The festivities of opening day include a music performance by Ron Short, gardening information provided by Emily ...
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Terrys’ hikes have a mission
Motivated by the greatest of inspirations, Winston and Marcia Terry are taking on the nation’s greatest foot paths. The Terrys are setting off for a hike of the Pacific Crest Trail, where they will...
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‘They all sat down!’ Coal silos survive demo attempt
“They all sat down!” Like a nursery rhyme refrain, the words made the rounds among onlookers following Saturday evening’s unsuccessful attempt to topple the old coal silos at Appalachia. With traff...
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Quilters set goal of 158 for Christmas
The Appalachian Quilters Guild has taken on a big project to benefit residents of Heritage Hall Big Stone Gap, and the community is encouraged to contribute. Guild members are planning to make 158 ...
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Trigiani and friends inaugurate program
The Origin Project made its first investment in the future of the children of Southwest Virginia Tuesday. Adriana Trigiani, Nancy Bolmeier Fisher and David Baldacci went to Union High School Tuesda...
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High schoolers explore MECC
High school seniors from across the region got quick introductions to several Mountain Empire Community College programs Tuesday — including one so new it’s not even in the catalog yet. More than 5...
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Upcoming Walkathon ‘most urgent ever’
In the wake of winter’s punishing cold, the upcoming Walkathon is being called one of the most urgent ever. The 38th annual Walkathon is scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday, May 4 at Union High School. MEO...
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After 42 years, pen pals meet for first time
Forty-two years ago, school girls Julie Lawson and Pat Chandler began a correspondence that has endured across their adult lives and even flourished in the age of email and Facebook. Chandler welco...
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