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Stonega veterans to hold 75th annual gathering
Patsy and Kenneth (Bamb) Collins celebrated their 54th wedding anniversary Wednesday, July 16. Monday, July 14, Kathy Kleineck celebrated her birthday. Carolyn Litton Bloomer and Susan Spurill also...
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Vacationing folks survive East Coast hurricane
Anne Ray and Mildred Slagle were in Appalachia Monday. Mark and Kim Lester, Sara and Morgan Lester, Katy Lawson and Janet Lester returned home Saturday after spending a week at Nags Head, N.C., at ...
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Could you spend $86,400 in one day?
I’m sure that most seniors will get more out of this than members of the younger generation but there’s a lot of food for thought, regardless of how old you are. My daughter sent the following to m...
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Southern washdays feature ‘art on a clothesline’
Note: This is one of a series of articles I have written under the title of “Art on a Clothesline.” Previous articles have used the theme of quilts, work clothing, men’s shirts, southern fabrics, a...
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Memories
Jack Blevins of Michigan submits this photo of the Buffalo School’s 1944 students. The school was in Powell Valley. First row: Joan Torree, Margaret Reed, Sue Cochran, Bernice Wolfe, Tootsie Bennet...
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Donation boosts fuel fund
Wells Fargo recently donated $5,000 to the Emergency Fuel Fund for the Elderly, a program of Mountain Empire Older Citizens (MEOC). The Emergency Fuel Fund for the Elderly assists older people with...
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Motorcycle ride, show to aid fuel fund
The Iron Order Motorcycle Club will host a benefit motorcycle ride and show to assist the Mountain Empire Older Citizens Emergency Fuel Fund for the Elderly on Saturday, July 12. The event will tak...
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Greer celebrates birthday with party in the park
Happy Birthday to Jason and Tracy Tipton, July 10; Tim Miller, July 10; Ruth Rich, July 15. On the prayer list are: Marla Coomer, Bryce Guerrant, Cora Hamm, family of John Harvey, James Reece, Judy...
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Here’s why we do what we do
Big Stone Gap’s new town council met briefly last week and held its election of mayor and vice mayor and re-election of town treasurer and town manager. Believe it or not, our very first Gap town c...
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