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Robinette remembers Buffalo School
(The July 10 Memories photo of Buffalo School in 1944 stirred the memories of one the students pictured, Bruce Robinette, the retired executive director of Lenowisco. Robinette offers his recollect...
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A perfect time to redefine Wise County
With Wise County in the midst of a year-long update of its comprehensive plan, may I suggest starting with a question that many folks don’t want to face but is facing us already: What will Wise Cou...
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Both sides miss immigration point
Over the past several weeks we have seen a significant increase in illegal immigration, as thousands of unaccompanied minors pour across what seems an invisible southern border into the United Stat...
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Stigmatizing children is sick
In September of 2011, a franchise of the Occupy Wall Street movement set up camp on the steps of Los Angeles’ iconic City Hall. The encampment was lauded by celebrities like Bill Maher and Tom More...
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Online privacy: an infantile illusion
Plenty of people had good reason to be in a foul mood back in 2012. The Detroit Tigers. Members of the Romney family. And, after making the acquaintance of a windy lass named Sandy, most of New Eng...
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RecoveryFest is important, must return
To the Editor: I was touched after reading the article in the paper, “RecoveryFest may have completed run.” I am Shirley Smith, president of His Ministries in Big Stone Gap for the prevention and i...
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Senate fails to act on tobacco treaty
Although the United States signed on to the international Framework Convention on Tobacco Control in 2004, the U.S. Senate has yet to ratify the treaty, which aims to control demand for tobacco pro...
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    by MORGAN GRIFFITH • Ninth District Representative
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