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Riding the Santa Train
Singer-songwriter Amy Grant, the celebrity guest on this year’s Santa Train, got off the train at Fremont to meet some special train watchers there. The train rolled through the coalfields — 110 mi...
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Towns preparing for holiday events
The holiday season is upon us, and Clintwood and Haysi are gearing up for their annual Christmas parades and seeking entries in them. Clintwood has planned its Christmas parade for Friday, Dec. 6, ...
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Planning in works for Ridgeview bus routes
With Ridgeview high, middle and technical schools slated to open in August 2015, school officials are looking at potential school bus routes. While the community is excited about the new schools, s...
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Lawmakers field questions
CLINTWOOD — Tourism, job creation, infrastructure, budget cuts and the need for less constricting federal regulations were among topics discussed during Monday’s 28th Annual Legislative Breakfast a...
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Trail construction complete after a decade
Around 50 people braved abnormally low temperatures late Friday morning to celebrate the official opening of the Cranesnest Hiking, Biking and Horseback Riding Trail and the designation of the Cran...
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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...
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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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