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Everyone is aware that the unemployment rate in our county is relatively high. According to the Virginia Employment Commission, Dickenson County’s unemployment rate at the end of August 2014 was 10...
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October is SIDS Awareness Month
Health care providers and researchers don't know the exact causes of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), but they do know certain things to help reduce the risk of SIDS and other sleep-related dea...
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Law school offers LSAT prep course
College students interested in taking a prep course for the Law School Admissions Test may do so at Appalachian School of Law on Saturday, Nov. 8. Registration and a course fee of $20 are required ...
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Clintwood FFA hosts final ag fair
The Clintwood FFA Chapter hosted their 60th annual Agriculture Fair Aug. 27-29. It was an exquisite fair with 60 total participants, over 2,000 items, and nearly 1,700 items placing. Although it wa...
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Women educators society members meet
The Lonesome Pine Coordinating Council of Delta Kappa Gamma met on Oct. 6 at the Lonesome Pine Country Club, Big Stone Gap. Alpha Upsilon of the Clintwood Chapter along with Alpha Psi and Alpha Chi...
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Drying is popular way to preserve food
Making jerky and drying fruits and vegetables is very popular this time of year. Drying is the world’s oldest and most common method of food preservation. Drying removes enough moisture from foods ...
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Haysi High School holds many precious memories
This week, I will begin to write you a story about Haysi High School, what it has meant to me and how sad I am to see it close its doors and cease to be forever more. You see I started school there...
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Faces from home
When Barney and Vina Reilly moved from Lick Creek in Dickenson County to Zanesville, Ohio, a few years ago, they got wind of a group of folks from Dickenson County who have made Ohio their home for...
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Autumn fest draws crowd despite chilly weather
A good morning to all of you. How did you like the cool weather Saturday and Sunday? I thought it was cold! The Russell Fork Autumn Fest took place over the weekend. There was a good crowd on Satur...
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  • Common breast cancer myths debunked
    by MELODY COUNTS • Cumberland Plateau Health District Director
    10.08.14 - 12:01 am
  • Health department offers free flu shots
    by MELODY COUNTS • Cumberland Plateau Health District Director
    10.01.14 - 12:02 am