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Allene Bradley of Clinchco shares this photo, taken about 1924 on Smith Ridge, of Brice and Sally Ann Stanley Owens’ three youngest children. From left are Mary, Delmon and Nannie Owens. Others wit...
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Motivation, hard work lead Sutherland to success
Even though our present day generation has the internet at its fingertips, some information can only be found in such things as old letters, books and newspapers, which are quickly disappearing fro...
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sutherland shares memories of bygone Christmases
One goal of Dickenson County Historical Society is to collect and preserve oral and written stories of people in Dickenson County. To find an appropriate story for the upcoming Christmas season, Hi...
Dec 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local Christmas parades begin Friday
The towns of Clintwood and Haysi will host annual Christmas parades and other activities this coming Saturday, Dec. 6. CLINTWOOD The Christmas parade is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. Those who wish ...
Dec 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Extension Office offers holiday programs
Dickenson County Extension office is offering upcoming programs that focus on the holiday season. Holidays on a Budget will be held on Thursday, Dec. 4 This program is in conjunction with the Appal...
Dec 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Everyday memories an important part of our histories
One of the goals of the Dickenson County Historical Society is to gather and archive family stories and photos of the county’s people. Dates and places are important genealogical facts. However, wh...
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holiday alters local schedules
Many government offices, banks and other establishments will substantially change their schedules this week because of the Thanksgiving holiday. Those include: • The Dickenson Star. The newspaper o...
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sheriff urges motorists: Buckle up
Every year, the Thanksgiving holiday is one of the busiest travel times. Millions of Americas hit the roads to spend time with family and friends. Unfortunately, more vehicles on the road means the...
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sutherland finds history recorded on beech trees
Volunteers at Dickenson County Historical Society are constantly searching for information. Their searches sometimes take them to the courthouse, to the library, and to cemeteries. Sometimes the se...
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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