Tuesday May 14
Three people arrested in traffic stop
Police say they face a lengthy list of charges after being stopped by Officers Joseph Ewing and Tracy Rhoton on U-S Highway 23 North near the Food Lion intersection.
Walkathon reset for May 19
The Mountain Empire Older Citizens Walkathon, a fundraiser for the Emergency Fuel Fund for the Elderly, has been postponed until Sunday, May 19 due to inclement weather.
Seniors can apply for farmers market checks
Persons 60 years of age and older can now apply for the 2013 Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program, Mountain Empire Older Citizens announced.
Clean it up
Wise County and Norton's annual Great American Cleanup begins this week. But Keep Wise County Beautiful and the town of Coeburn got a head start on outdoor cleanup activities, filling this truck with trash Monday.