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Forest Service chooses new Clinch District ranger
Barry Garten is the new Clinch District Ranger, headquartered in Norton, the USDA Forest Service has announced. Garten replaces recently retired District Ranger Jorge Hersel and reports for duty Ju...
May 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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County real estate taxes due June 5
The first installment of 2015 county real estate taxes are due by Friday, June 5. The second installment will be due by Dec. 5. Residents have the choice of paying their real estate taxes once a ye...
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Health Wagon directors receive ETSU Award of Honor
Health Wagon executive director Dr. Teresa Gardner and clinical director Dr. Paula Meade have received East Tennessee State University’s 2015 Award of Honor for alumni. The two were recognized at t...
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Folks share memories of Bartlick Lookout Tower
Dickenson County Historical Society members search diligently for information about various topics of interest to our members and the public. Many people do not realize the importance that the vari...
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Program helps low-income seniors buy fresh fruits, veggies
Low-income seniors in Buchanan, Dickenson, Russell and Tazewell counties may sign up for the Farm Market Fresh program starting June 1. Appalachian Agency for Senior Citizens administers the progra...
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Tax form needed to claim gas royalties
Legislation that allows gas owners to claim royalties from coalbed methane wells goes into effect in July. An estimated $20 million in disbursements will be given to Virginians who qualify, accordi...
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Senator Chafin appointed to Southwest Virginia commissions
Sen. Ben Chafin announced Monday he has been appointed to several commissions and boards related to vital issues in Southwest Virginia. According to a press release, the Senate Rules Committee, cha...
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Clintwood Farmers Market opens June 5
The Clintwood Farmers Market will open on Friday, June 5, according to Dickenson County Extension Agent Brad Mullins. Hours of operation will be from 1-6 p.m. every Friday. The market is located on...
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Museum spring crafts show is this weekend
CLINTWOOD — If you’re looking for unusual, hand-crafted items, you’ll find an assortment during the Ralph Stanley Museum Craft Show this coming Friday and Saturday. The museum’s annual spring craft...
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  • Fire towers built to protect county’s virgin timber
    by EDITH FAYE REDDEN • Dickenson County Historical Society Vice-President
    05.13.15 - 12:03 am
  • Play ball: Sutherland’s writing recalls county’s earliest baseball teams
    by EDITH FAYE REDDEN • Dickenson County Historical Society Vice-President
    05.06.15 - 12:01 am
  • Man withdraws guilty plea in home invasion
    by TERESA MULLINS • Staff Writer
    05.06.15 - 12:00 am