Cockfighting investigation yields guilty pleas
Two Wise Countians and two men from eastern Kentucky have pleaded guilty in U.S. district court to operating a cockfighting operation on the Kentucky side of the border.
Former rescue squad member arrested
A former rescue squad member is facing new criminal charges after being accused of engaging in inappropriate activities with a minor.
Va men plead guilty in major cock fighting bust
Two Virginia men connected to one of the largest cock fighting operations in the country have pleaded guilty in court Friday.
Have you seen the mysterious 'Woman in Black?'
A mysterious "Woman in Black" is seen in a YouTube video of her visit in Wise County, Tenn.
Free clinic in Wise County treats more than 2,500
The Remote Area Medical Clinic, or RAM, provides medical, dental and vision care to the working poor and the uninsured.
Arch to cut 213 jobs
Arch Coal Inc. announced Monday that it is idling the Cumberland River Coal Co. complex in Wise County and Letcher County, Ky.
Remote Area Medical (RAM) in Wise Virginia this weekend
For years, until our own health prohibited it, my wife and I would drive to the Wise County Virginia Fairground to participate in the project as Lions.
Grant to promote - safe dates' for teens
Frontier Health and Planning District One Behavioral Health Services were awarded an education and prevention grant from the Family and Children's Trust Fund of Virginia to promote safe dating.
Donation boosts fuel fund
MEOC board Chairman A.J. Hatmaker, MEOC Executive Director Michael Wampler, Wells Fargo Big Stone Gap Store Manager Blake Ray and Norton Service Manager Judy Shortt, and MEOC Emergency Services Director Rachel Helton during the $5,000 check presentation.