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Group visits High Knob, Flag Rock
On May 5, Mountain People & Places members met at the Jonnie B. Deel Memorial Library, Clintwood, at noon and carpooled in eight vehicles to visit the High Knob Tower in Norton. Sixteen members mad...
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Local students named to UVa-Wise dean’s list
The University of Virginia’s College at Wise has announced its spring 2015 dean’s list. The 325 students named to the dean’s list earned a grade point average of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale with n...
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Georgia Peanut Butter Pie recipe makes two desserts
Nan Norris is a Mill Creek neighbor. She recently loaned us some cookbooks in which we found three recipes that include a dessert, a salad dressing, and an Appalachian home remedy for whooping coug...
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European tourists visit Stanley museum
On Wednesday, May 13, The Ralph Stanley Museum was honored to open its doors to special guests from Europe. About 115 tourists from Ireland, England and Scotland came to Dickenson County just to se...
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Great-grandson enjoys birthday celebration
Good evening to all. I hope you had a great week. I put out a few items in the garden; now, if it will grow. Dave, Jim, Pauline, James, Dylan and I went to visit with mom on Sunday. She was doing o...
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Woodbooger encounter
Mountain People & Places members encountered the infamous Woodbooger while recently visiting Flag Rock Recreation Area and the High Knob Tower in Norton. The statue stands more than 6 feet tall at ...
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Applications available for Phipps Foundation scholarships, grants
The Columbus Phipps Foundation is taking applications for grants and scholarships from Dickenson County students attending colleges or professional schools for the 2015-2016 academic year. Eligibil...
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Letter carrier food drive
Haysi Post Office employees were among postal workers who participated in the ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ drive on Saturday, May 9. The United States Postal Service and National Association of Letter Carrie...
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Mother’s Day brought gifts of beauty, comfort
Hi. I hope all you mothers had a great Mother’s Day. I had a good one. I want to thank my daughter Debi for the roses, Terry for the bird feeder and food, and Mike and Karen for the new Reebok shoe...
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