Weather Forecast

On the Trail
Pardee lives on through its people
Though it no longer exists, the little coal-mining town of Pardee comes alive each year as its former residents and their descendants meet for their reunion in the recreation room at the Big Stone ...
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Leedy enroute to China on mission trip
Our monthly dinner was enjoyed by all who attended Sunday after the worship service. Plenty of good food and fellowship were there for everyone. Cindy Leedy visited her mom and dad, Charlotte and L...
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Storyteller’s words tell listeners of ‘war’s desolation’
At a local gathering, veteran Quentin Wilson related poignant personal remembrances of World War II and Normandy and D-Day. Part 2 of 2 Our storyteller’s words took us back to the Normandy beachhea...
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Artist turns amused eye on rural south
Mountain Empire Community College’s Slemp Gallery is pleased to host an exhibit featuring the work of Clintwood native and MECC graduate Shawn Wallace. The exhibit, titled Gatherings, is a comical ...
Sep 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
LPSHC quilt
Judy Riggs, left, and Barbara Blanton watch as Donna Palmer draws one of the winning tickets for the quilts made to benefit the Lonesome Pine School and Heritage Center. The winners were Gail Wrigh...
Sep 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
MECC offers music classes galore
Mountain Empire Community College is offering a host of music and instrument instruction courses this fall. Classes will be offered at the Big Stone Gap campus as well as at Gate City High School. ...
Sep 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Hungry for Reading gets grant
Target Corp. recently awarded Appalachian Community Action and Development Agency’s Hungry for Reading program. In recognition of the efforts of Appalachian Community Action in helping economically...
Sep 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Here’s what sleeping on your back proves
For years and years, I have been an insomniac. If that word slows you down a little, it means I can’t sleep! I have tried everything known to man (and woman) and nothing works. They don’t make the ...
Sep 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Local World War II survivor shares his story
Part 1 of 2 The door to another possible war has been cracked — and tacked to that fractured, splintered, scorched and bullet-torn door should be some important words from Albert Einstein. Einstein...
Sep 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
  • Pro soccer signee has BSG roots
    by GLENN GANNAWAY • Post News Editor
    08.28.14 - 12:05 am
  • Beauty of mountains, valleys, outstanding now
    by SHIRLEY POFF-MCMAHAN • Crackers Neck News • 523-4769
    08.28.14 - 12:03 am
  • AHS school still prompts good memories
    by MARY LOU BUSH • Appalachia News • 565-1386
    08.28.14 - 12:02 am
  • Classrooms may yet have sleepy students, teachers
    by BILL HENDRICK • By the Way
    08.28.14 - 12:01 am
  • Bored grocery clerk ends shoppers’ pleasant outing
    by HOWARD E. CUMMINS • Columnist
    08.28.14 - 12:00 am