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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 | 12 12 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...
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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 | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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County real estate taxes due next month
The second installment of 2014 county real estate and personal property taxes are due by Dec 5. County Treasurer Danny Edwards says payments can be made by mail to P.O. Box 708, Clintwood, VA 24228...
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Legislative forum is Nov. 24 in Clintwood
The 28th Annual Legislative Breakfast and Forum will be Monday, Nov. 24. at the Range Resources Headquarters, 809 Happy Valley Drive, Clintwood. The Dickenson County Chamber of Commerce has joined ...
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fire destroys Bear Pen home
No one was injured in a mobile home fire near Clintwood last week. Clintwood Volunteer Fire Department responded to a call around 9 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6, on Bear Pen Creek, located off Brush Creek...
Nov 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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County voters follow trend in Ninth District, but not in Senate race
County results closely mimicked those statewide in last week’s election for Ninth District U.S. representative, but differed significantly from statewide results in the Senate race. According to un...
Nov 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fire department training focuses on doing more with less
Members of several local fire departments received training recently during a class hosted by Clintwood Volunteer Fire Department. According to volunteer Fire chief Steven Powers, Tailboard Trainin...
Nov 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Family history account arrives from secondhand store in Ohio
Dickenson County Historical Society’s mission statement is: “to nurture and promote awareness and appreciation of local, regional and Virginia history and culture and to identify, collect, preserve...
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