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The Ridgeview high and middle schools construction on Rose Ridge is 70 percent complete. This view shows the rear of the building. Targeted to open at the beginning of the 2015-2016 school year, th...
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Meals tax going back on ballot
When Dickenson County residents go to the polls in November, a proposed food and beverage tax will be included on the ballot. The Dickenson County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to include ...
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Proposed poultry ordinance rejected
CLINTWOOD — A proposed county ordinance regulating how poultry are kept was unanimously voted down at last week’s Board of Supervisors meeting. Nearly 40 unhappy poultry owners attended the hearing...
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National pageant features two local contestants
Two local girls are competing in a national beauty pageant. Whitney Davis of Clintwood and Sydney Rambo of Norton will travel to Virginia Beach to compete in the Miss Teen America and Miss Junior T...
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Music, art cut from school budget
CLINTWOOD — The Dickenson County School Board voted last week to remove art and music classes from the division’s elementary schools to resolve a budget deficit for the 2014-15 school year. After m...
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RAM: Health outreach concludes
WISE — “After 15 years, I’m still moved by it,” said Bishop Francis DiLorenzo of the Richmond diocese as he looked over the wet Wise County fairgrounds, which had been transformed over the weekend ...
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School division health plan to change
CLINTWOOD — Facing a nearly $400,000 budget deficit, the Dickenson County School Board voted last week to make changes to its employee health insurance policy. The unanimous decision came during a ...
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