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Wytheville, Virginia is located in Wythe County. Zip codes in Wytheville, VA include 24382. The median home price in Wytheville is $169,900. More Wytheville information.

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18 hrs ago | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Firefighters worked scenario nearly identical to tunnel incident

David Thompson Sr., chief of the Green Valley-Glenwood Volunteer Fire Department said on Sunday that regional emergency responders had met in Wytheville, Va., in June to discuss a emergency response that was similar to the real life emergency that occurred Friday afternoon in the northbound lanes of the East River Mountain Tunnel.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Practice scenario nearly identical to real-life tunnel fire

David Thompson Sr., chief of the Green Valley-Glenwood Volunteer Fire Department, said on Sunday that regional emergency responders had met in Wytheville, Va., in June to discuss a emergency response that was similar to the real-life emergency that occurred Friday afternoon in the northbound lanes of the East River Mountain Tunnel.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

VDOT works throught the night to open one northbound lane in tunnel

According to the Virginia State Police Division IV dispatch center in Wytheville, Va., the right lane through the northbound East River Mountain Tunnel on I-77 is open, but the lane is narrowed to 12 feet.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Southwest Times

North Carolina & Virginia to host joint yard sale this weekend

This weekend, residents living along a 70-mile stretch of highway in western North Carolina and Virginia will be given a unique opportunity to participate in a multistate yard sale.

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Southwest Times

2014 Farm Bill update to be held in Wytheville

The Wythe County meeting will be held Tuesday, Aug. 19, at 9 a.m. in Galax Hall on Wytheville Community College campus.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Southwest Times

Pulaski Free Clinic planning Gospel Sing

The Pulaski County community will have an opportunity to enjoy good gospel music and help the Pulaski Free Clinic at the same time in September.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Carroll News

Granny Bear still on the job at 84

Although the general public might not be familiar with a lady known as "Granny Bear," the truckers who used to ignore the law and drive down Fancy Gap Mountain sure were.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Paint spilled by tractor-trailer crash in Wythe County

Crews worked Saturday morning to clear away debris from a tractor-trailer crash that occurred at the Interstate 81 and Interstate 77 interchange.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Southwest Times

US- 21 in Wytheville cleanup underway after Monday train derailment

Wythe County officials have decided open US-21 in Wytheville to both northbound and southbound traffic as debris is still being cleaned up after a train ran off the tracks there earlier this week.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Carroll News

Granny Bear still on the job at 84

Although the general public might not be familiar with a lady known as "Granny Bear," the truckers who used to ignore the law and drive down Fancy Gap Mountain sure were.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Road close again as train derailment clean up continue

Crews working to clean away a train derailment that occurred Monday in Wytheville have advised that Grayson Road, which was open to the public Tuesday evening, has been closed again while they start the process of removing the Norfolk Southern train wreckage.

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Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers a...

Norfolk Southern crews still working to clear large-scale train derailment in Wytheville, Va.

WYTHEVILLE, Va. - Faced with the task of clearing widespread wreckage, town officials and Norfolk Southern crews were back on the scene Tuesday of a large-scale train derailment in the town limits of Wytheville.

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ABC News

Virginia Rail Line Reopens After Derailment

A rail line through southwest Virginia is back in business after a Norfolk Southern derailment left 14 cars off the track.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Norfolk Southern train derails in Wythe County

Almost a dozen railroad cars derailed Monday evening in city of Wytheville, Va., along Route 21. Norfolk Southern Railroad crews were en route soon after the accident was reported, according to Robin Chapman, a spokesman for Norfolk Southern Railroad.

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NBC12

Images of train derailment in Wythe County courtesy H.M. Kidd, Wythe County Rescue Squad

Correction: 8:20 p.m. The previous version of this story stated a hazmat team had determined the public was not at risk.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Officials: Train derails in Wytheville, Virginia

WDBJ reports that it happened late Monday afternoon at the railroad line's intersection with Grayson Turnpike.

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Southwest Times

Train runs off rails in Wytheville

Officials from several emergency agencies responded to the crash, which occurred at the railroad line's intersection with Grayson Turnpike, Wythe County spokesperson Jeremy Farley said in a news release.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Mt. Airy News

Beach music night has them dancing at Blackmon Amphitheatre

Bob Martin of The Holiday Band moves into the crowd at the Blackmon Amphitheatre Saturday night to wow the crowd with his saxophone.

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