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Arts and crafts shows offer chance to snag unique Christmas gifts

Arts and crafts shows offer chance to snag unique Christmas gifts

November 5th, 2013 9:13 am by Jessica Fischer

Folks looking to get a jump start on their holiday shopping will have plenty of opportunities to pick up unique gifts for everyone on their Christmas lists as the region readies for a spate of seasonal arts and crafts shows.

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Kids Count report: Low-income children falling behind by age 8

Kids Count report: Low-income children falling behind by age 8

November 5th, 2013 7:21 am by Nick Shepherd

Child development is most vital during the early years, usually until the age of 8, but the federal government isn’t doing enough to ensure the developmental well-being of low-income children, according to a report.

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Rocky Mount presents ‘Baseball — America’s Pastime’ with Dale Ford

Rocky Mount presents ‘Baseball — America’s Pastime’ with Dale Ford

November 4th, 2013 8:22 pm by mary riley, community contributor

“You’re out of here, hit the showers!” may have been part of Dale Ford’s rhetoric in the more than 3,100 games he worked as an AL umpire, but on Thursday, Nov. 7 at Rocky Mount, he’s inviting one and all to come on in.

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Meeting on master plan for Wilderness Road set for Ewing park

Meeting on master plan for Wilderness Road set for Ewing park

November 4th, 2013 7:27 pm by Staff Report

A public meeting to discuss long-range planning for Virginia’s Wilderness Road State Park will be held Thursday, Nov. 21, at 6 p.m. in the Ewing park’s visitor center.

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Scrapbook Showcase: Autumn at Oz

November 4th, 2013 1:27 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

This week's Scrapbook Showcase features photos submitted by Christy and Chad Peters. The photos were taken during Autumn at Oz.

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Going Places:  Sycamore Shoals Interpretive Center takes visitors on stroll through history

Going Places: Sycamore Shoals Interpretive Center takes visitors on stroll through history

November 4th, 2013 1:03 pm by Amanda J. Vicars

Eighteenth-century life meets 21st-century innovation in the new interpretive center at Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area in Elizabethton.

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Rogersville woman seeks service dog for autistic and deaf son

Rogersville woman seeks service dog for autistic and deaf son

November 4th, 2013 9:21 am by Nick Shepherd

The Nicastro family is trying to raise money for a special kind of dog that will help Jakob. They've connected with a nonprofit organization called 4 Paws for Ability, which trains dogs for children with autism.

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Pennington Gap officials hope Lee Theater’s reopening draws people to downtown area

Pennington Gap officials hope Lee Theater’s reopening draws people to downtown area

November 3rd, 2013 11:49 pm by Wes Bunch

PENNINGTON GAP — A sell-out crowd was on hand to watch award-winning bluegrass vocalist Dale Ann Bradley perform last month at the grand re-opening of the Lee Theater in downtown Pennington Gap.

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Kingsport concert with the Easters to honor veterans

Kingsport concert with the Easters to honor veterans

November 3rd, 2013 2:00 pm by Staff Report

Dove Award-winning and Grammy Award-nominated artists Jeff and Sheri Easter will headline a concert to honor veterans on Saturday, Nov. 9.

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VDOT to hold public hearing for project on Route 613

VDOT to hold public hearing for project on Route 613

November 2nd, 2013 6:32 pm by Staff Report

BIG STONE GAP — The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) will hold a design public hearing to show plans for the proposed widening of a .65-mile section of State Route 613, East Stone Gap Road, in Wise County.

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