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Appy, Big Stone strong for Chafin
As he did elsewhere in the 38th District, Republican A. Benton “Ben” Chafin dominated the polls in Appalachia and Big Stone Gap. Turnout was steady in Appalachia and Big Stone for Tuesday’s special...
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Police nab suspects in candy theft
Cooperation with its neighbor force led the Big Stone Gap Police to suspects in a break-in at a Little League concession stand. Big Stone Police Lt. Mark Jones said Tuesday direct indictments will ...
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Valley Fire celebrates three decades
Valley Fire Department celebrated three decades of service to its communities with its 30th annual open house Saturday. While the department became active in November 1985, it traces its beginnings...
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Stone: ‘We’re here to represent, serve citizens’
Responding to an opinion column in the Aug. 7 Post, a Big Stone Gap councilman defended his idea of council finding a way to become better informed about major town projects. Citing the need for co...
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An emotional Trail
Julia Sturgill, a UVa-Wise student, ably portrays the changes — and emotional upheaval — that befall mountain girl June Tolliver in ‘The Trail of the Lonesome Pine’ outdoor drama. Stage veteran Joe...
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Annual Grizzly to challenge large field
With the event still over a week away, registrations for the Grizzly have surpassed the total for last year’s first obstacle run. But don’t worry: there’s enough mud to go around. The second annual...
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Candidates size up economy
Three state senate hopefuls are in the final week of their campaigns to succeed resigned Sen. Phillip Puckett. The special election for Virginia’s 38th District will be held Tuesday, Aug. 19. The c...
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Missionary makes Philippines journey
Sharra Kegan spent a long, hard week on the other side of the world — but it was worth it. Kegan, a Dryden resident, went to the Philippines in May with a Samaritans Purse group. Samaritans Purse r...
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