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Team Rubicon headed to Wise to assist with recovery efforts

February 27th, 2015 11:17 pm by Stephen Igo

A veterans' volunteer organization is sending some of its troops from a 450-mile radius to offer assistance to snow beleaguered Southwest Virginia.

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Meteorite-hunting Jesuit astronomer to speak at UVa-Wise

Meteorite-hunting Jesuit astronomer to speak at UVa-Wise

February 28th, 2015 12:17 am by Stephen Igo

Brother Guy Consolmagno will share his perspective that a person of faith can embrace science, and that science does not undermine faith. The lecture is part of the Colgate Darden Lecture Series, and the public is invited.

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State inmate revenue helping offset Hawkins sheriff's expenses

State inmate revenue helping offset Hawkins sheriff's expenses

February 27th, 2015 8:36 pm by Jeff Bobo

With January's state inmate revenue, which hadn't been calculated as of Monday, Sheriff Ronnie Lawson said that revenue total is now more than $1 million for the current fiscal year.

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Duffield mom who wrecked in creek with two kids while allegedly high on pills indicted

Duffield mom who wrecked in creek with two kids while allegedly high on pills indicted

February 27th, 2015 4:08 pm by Nick Shepherd

When officers arrived on the scene, Davidson was allegedly unsteady on her feet and was unable to perform the "walk and turn" or the one leg stand, according to a criminal complaint.

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Blue Devils outlast Bears in double overtime

Blue Devils outlast Bears in double overtime

February 28th, 2015 12:33 am by George Thwaites

With top-seeded Virginia High knocked out of the Conference 40 boys basketball tournament title game, a win-or-go-home scenario between Gate City and Union played out thrillingly at the Bearcats Den.

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Wise Central edges Gate City in Conference 40 girls championship showdown

Wise Central edges Gate City in Conference 40 girls championship showdown

February 27th, 2015 10:59 pm by Pat Kenney

Senior Logan Reynolds scored a game-high 25 points to lead the Lady Warriors to a 40-39 victory on Friday in Wise.

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Photo Gallery: Boys basketball playoffs, Gate City vs. Union

February 27th, 2015 10:38 pm by Ned Jilton

Photo highlights from the action at Virginia High in Bristol as the Blue Devils take on the Bears. Photo by Ned Jilton II

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Foul shooting spells doom for South in loss to Greeneville

Foul shooting spells doom for South in loss to Greeneville

February 27th, 2015 10:24 pm by Dave Ongie

Greeneville denies Sullivan South's bid for its first sectional game since 2000, winning 45-40 in the Region 1-AA semifinals on Friday at Sullivan East.

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City school bus involved in Lynn Garden wreck

City school bus involved in Lynn Garden wreck

February 27th, 2015 6:29 pm by Staff report

According to KCS spokesman Andy True, the accident took place around 3:45 p.m. on Ridgecrest Avenue between Mullins Street and Walker Street.

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Spitting on officer during custody hearing earns one Virginia man an indictment on assault charges

Spitting on officer during custody hearing earns one Virginia man an indictment on assault charges

February 27th, 2015 6:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Starnes allegedly responded to an officer by telling him to "kiss my ass." He then cursed the court bailiff. Starnes then allegedly lunged at a woman and another man, scratching the man's left hand.

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8 shot to death, including gunman, in Missouri rampage

8 shot to death, including gunman, in Missouri rampage

February 27th, 2015 4:52 pm by JIM SALTER, Associated Press

A man who authorities say may have been unhinged by the death of his ailing mother went on a house-to-house shooting rampage in a small town in the Missouri Ozarks, killing seven people before taking his own life.

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