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Administrative professional seminar is next week at SWCC
Southwest Virginia Community College will host its 39th Annual Administrative Professional Seminar on Wednesday, April 23. The day begins with registration and breakfast in the King Community Cente...
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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County sheriff’s office supports Distracted Driving Awareness Month
April has been designated as Distracted Driving Awarness Month in Virginia and the Dickenson County Sheriff’s Office has joined DRIVE SMART Virginia in support of education and outreach efforts to ...
Apr 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community Easter events planned
Easter is Sunday, April 19, and community egg hunts are planned at three locations in the county the day before. BREAKS PARK The 20th annual Breaks Park Easter Egg Hunt is planned for Saturday, Apr...
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United Way taking applications for 2015 funding
The United Way of Southwest Virginia, which serves Dickenson, Scott and Wise counties and the city of Norton, is currently accepting applications for 2015 funds. The United Way of Southwest Virgini...
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Residents again give school site input
Several residents spoke again this month about the site for a new elementary school at two county meetings. The Dickenson County Board of Supervisors met March 25 and Dickenson County School Board ...
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APCO files request that would hold current rate
Appalachian Power filed two requests March 31 with the Virginia State Corporation Commission. One request will hold the company’s base rate at its current level, while the second may actually lower...
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John Flannagan Lake cleanup is tomorrow
A trash cleanup on and around John W. Flannagan Dam and Reservoir has been rescheduled for Thursday, April 3 beginning at 9 a.m. at Flannagan Marina. Volunteers are welcome. For more information, c...
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Schools superintendent honored as ‘local hero’
Dickenson County Schools Superintendent Haydee Robinson was recently honored by the American Red Cross Mountain Empire Chapter as a local hero. Robinson, of Clintwood, and other local heroes were r...
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Ginseng collection prohibited on Jefferson National Forest
Ginseng on the Jefferson National Forest is scarce, and collecting any portion of the plant, including the berries, for personal or commercial use is prohibited, warns the national Forest Service. ...
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