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Schools announce pre-k, kindergarten registrations
The Dickenson County school system has announced dates for 2015 pre-k and kindergarten registrations. PRE-KINDERGARTEN Registration for pre-kindergarten will be from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. on April 9 and 10...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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4-H pullet project underway
What is the 4-H Pullet Project? The Dickenson County 4-H Club will give 15 4-H Club members 15 baby chicks to raise. The chicks will be Golden Comets or black sex-link type (Rhode Island crossed Ba...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Spring flowers a welcome sight
Hello to all. It has been another beautiful day. Flowers are beginning to pop up. All the yellow and green are so pretty. I already warned Dave they are coming up. I hope he and Terry will stay awa...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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It’s possible to eat better for less
Many people believe that eating healthy is too expensive. However, it is possible to eat healthy foods while still staying within your food budget. Fresh fruits and vegetables can be expensive. To ...
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Happy birthday, Dr. Seuss
Ervinton Elementary School second grade students celebrated Dr. Seuss’ birthday by having a fun-filled day of reading. They read 165 books and also passed the comprehension tests that went along wi...
Mar 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Family Nutrition Program classes available
The Family Nutrition Program had many accomplishments in the months of December, January and February. In December, I began to get out in the community and meet with many organizations here in the ...
Mar 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Spring is finally in the air
For the past few days it has felt like spring is in the air. There has been so much rain and washouts everywhere, and it was wonderful seeing all the sunshine. It’s yard cleaning and gardening time...
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Kaitlyn Baker concert reset for March 27
Country singer/songwriter Kaitlyn Baker’s concert in her hometown of Pound, which was postponed last month due to snow, has been rescheduled for Friday, March 27. The show, to be held in the audito...
Mar 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Opioid overdose reversal training available
A pilot program in Virginia offers local training that prepares individuals to recognize and respond to an opioid overdose emergency. The program, REVIVE!, currently operates in far Southwest Virgi...
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