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Elvis never left . . .
Evan O’Quinn, Union High football band drum major, channels the spirit of Elvis Presley during Saturday’s McChesney Band Festival at Bullitt Park.
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Fire displaces Southern family
A Saturday night fire ruined the home of a family in the Southern section. Volunteers from the Mountain Empire Chapter of the American Red Cross provided emergency shelter, clothing and food to the...
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Town moves forward on Bullitt upgrades
Children who enjoy Big Stone Gap’s Bullitt Park could receive a special Christmas present this year. Construction on the two handicapped-accessible tree houses and related upgrades are expected to ...
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Council ponders future visitors’ center
Big Stone Gap Town Council gathered around the table in council chambers Tuesday night and got a look at an important part of the town’s future. Council members reviewed the plans for the downtown ...
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Adri: ‘we’re thrilled’ ‘Big Stone Gap’ to premiere at film festival
Big Stone Gap will have its first public viewing during the Virginia Film Festival next month. Adriana Trigiani’s movie version of her bestselling novel is scheduled to premiere at 7 p.m. Thursday,...
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Safety first
With the help of Kevin Smith, Tabitha Smith checks out Mountain States Health Alliance’s Wings Air Rescue helicopter. The helicopter flew in for Saturday’s kids’ safety event in the Union High Scho...
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Auto dealership now in Barnette’s hands
It’s official: an anchor downtown Big Stone Gap business has changed ownership. But employment is expected to remain steady, and the business will get a facelift. Wendell Barnette confirmed Friday ...
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McChesney band fest ready for 34th edition
The 34th annual McChesney Band Festival is Saturday, Oct. 11, with bands lining up for the parade at 10:30 a.m. and the field competitions at Bullitt Park at 1 p.m. Thirteen high school bands will ...
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