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Clintwood man charged with soliciting capital murder
A Clintwood man has been accused of trying to hire someone to kill two police officers. Kenith H. Rose, 41, has been charged with two counts each of soliciting an adult to commit capital murder/kil...
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Richmond delegation
A delegation of Dickenson County officials visited Richmond during the third week of January to promote the county and relay its needs to state lawmakers during this General Assembly session. The g...
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Barton elected school board chair
CLINTWOOD — Sandlick District representative Rocky Barton was elected unanimously last week to chair the Dickenson County School Board for the next year. The five-member board held its reorganizati...
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Small businesses are county’s main employers
Of Dickenson County’s 50 largest employers, less than a dozen had more than 100 people on their payrolls during the second quarter of last year. A report from the Institutional Research and Assessm...
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County weathers snowstorm well
Last week’s major snowstorm dumped more than a foot of snow on some areas of the county, making travel treacherous and keeping folks cooped up, but local government and emergency management officia...
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Former employee in county office alleges wrongful firing
CLINTWOOD — A long-time administrative assistant in the Dickenson County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office says she was wrongfully dismissed and wants her job back. Sheila Viers said Commonwealth’s ...
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More like winter
After giving us a break in the form of a mild December, Old Man Winter is back in town. A blast of bitter cold and snowfall on Tuesday reminded us that winter is in session. Here, the Phipps Memori...
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