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Three arrested on synthetic drug charges
Three county residents were arraigned yesterday following a Friday drug bust that netted $5,600 in illegal drugs. Daniel Farmer and Robert Renfro, both 31, and Marcy Branch, 25, were arrested on ch...
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Input sought for Breaks Park master plan
A public meeting to discuss the long-range plan for Breaks Interstate Park along the Virginia-Kentucky border will be Dec. 8 at 6 p.m., in the park conference center. Staff with the Virginia Depart...
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Meals tax fails again
A proposed 4 percent local tax on food and beverages appeared on the ballot for the second time in last week’s election. And for the second time, the referendum failed to pass. More than 3,200 vote...
Nov 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Clinchco gets new mayor, council member
Clinchco has a new mayor following last week’s election and a new council member who was chosen by lot Monday. Jarvis D. Deel, who held a seat on Clinchco Town Council, was elected Nov. 4 as the to...
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Some gave all: Soldiers reunion brings family answers, peace about brother’s death
It’s hard to understand or accept that a loved one isn’t coming home from war, especially for a 7-year-old girl. That’s how old Jeannie Stanley Mullins was when she came home from school to learn t...
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The Health Wagon gets new mobile unit
WISE — Blessings and appreciation were in abundance Thursday morning as The Health Wagon introduced its new mobile unit and dedicated its stationary clinic in Wise to Dr. Joe Frank Smiddy. The old ...
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Election Day sees average local turnout
Voter turnout was average in precincts across Dickenson County yesterday, according to the county registrar’s office. As of press time, polls were still open and no official results were available....
Nov 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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