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Appalachia, Virginia is located in Wise County. Zip codes in Appalachia, VA include 24216. The median home price in Appalachia is $40,500. More Appalachia information.

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6 hrs ago |

Four County Transit alters schedule

Four County Transit will be closed Monday, Sept. 1 in observance of Labor Day. No buses will run on this day.


14 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

Antero Resources Raises Production Guidance and Capital Budget

Driven by the successful execution of Antero's development program to date, along with its positive operating outlook for the remainder of the year, the Company is raising 2014 net production guidance to an average of 990 - 1,010 MMcfe/d, which is a 5% increase from the midpoint of previously announced guidance.


19 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Author, banjoist Jeremy B. Jones to perform, speak Sept. 25

Author and banjoist Jeremy B. Jones will play the banjo and discuss his new book, "Bearwallow: A Personal History of a Mountain Homeland," at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept.


Mon Aug 25, 2014


Age, Origin, Regional Relations, and Nomenclature of the Glenarm...

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Common Dreams

Moving Mountains Tragedy 2014: Stunning Court Denial of Appalachian Health Crisis

In a breathtaking but largely overlooked ruling this week, a federal judge agreed that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers may disregard studies on the health impacts of mountaintop removal mining in its permitting process, only two weeks after Goldman Prize Award-winning activist Maria Gunnoe wrote an impassioned plea to President Obama to renew ... (more)


Fri Aug 15, 2014

WRIC-TV Richmond

Amy Grant traveling aboard Santa Train this year

Grammy winner Amy Grant will be aboard the Santa Train this fall as it travels through Appalachia passing out gifts.


Wed Aug 13, 2014

Seth Bailey Car Show donations approach $3,000

Although delayed a day by stormy weather, the eighth annual Seth Bailey Car Show enjoyed a banner year, with donations totaling close to $3,000.


Harlan Daily Enterprise

A focus on Appalachian history

Appalachia's past can be explored geologically, historically or even archaeologically but no one knows the stories like the people that have lived through it.


Tue Aug 12, 2014

Style Weekly

Steep Canyon Rangers and Chamomile and Whiskey at the National

Our hills' sound is the cat's meow these days. It never goes out of style, but the old-time music, country and bluegrass sung in Virginia a century ago is sprouting anew in the 21st century.



Loss of eastern hemlock affects peak flows after extreme storm events

The loss of eastern hemlock could affect water yield and storm flow from forest watersheds in the southern Appalachians, according to a new study by U.S. Forest Service scientists at the Coweeta Hydrologic Laboratory located in Otto, North Carolina.


Sun Aug 10, 2014

Williamson Daily News Online

Documentary set to film here

Submitted photoShane Simmons is pictured interviewing Mitchell Phillips from Waynesville, North Carolina.


Fri Aug 08, 2014

Middlesboro Daily News

A focus on history

Appalachia's past can be explored geologically, historically or even archaeologically but no one knows the stories like the people that have lived through it.


Thu Aug 07, 2014


The dialect you speak could effect your job prospects

The way you talk is usually passed down from your parents. It can represent the culture you grew up in and can be a source of pride.


Save Our Towns' features Big Stone Gap, St. Paul

Mayors in 80 towns and cities across Appalachian Virginia Friday received the premiere episode of Save Our Towns, a monthly internet video series designed to guide and inspire leaders working to build strong communities in tough economic times.


Wed Aug 06, 2014

The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Sylva - Appalachian Culture Through Song and Memoir

Join us at City Lights Bookstore on Friday, August 8th at 6:30 p.m. as Jeremy Jones explores the culture and history of the Blue Ridge Mountains through song and reading.


Tue Aug 05, 2014

Coal Struggle Endures With Mine Layoff Plans

From Boone County banker Lee Milam's experience, each round of coal mine layoffs that hits southern West Virginia stifles his community's already-fragile economy.


Mon Aug 04, 2014

The News Tribune

Artist's work depicts Appalachia roots

From the Ma and Pa Kettle films of the early 20th century to the West Virginia jokes told at your local watering hole, stereotypes abound about our Appalachian region and its people.


The Miami Herald

Artist's work depicts Appalachia roots

Pipeline has a high-design co-workspace in the heart of Brickell. Located on the 8th floor at 1101 Brickell, Pipeline opened in 2012 and currently has about 250 members.


Fri Aug 01, 2014

The Modesto Bee

Coal struggle endures with W.Va. mine layoff plans

Thursday's news was especially bitter. Coal giant Alpha Natural Resources revealed plans to shed 1,100 workers at 11 West Virginia surface mines and related operations by mid-October.



Museum celebrating 'Big Bang' of country music ope...

A museum celebrating 10 days in 1927 that helped introduce the mountain music of Appalachia to mainstream America opened in Virginia on Friday.



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