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  1. Blood Assurance Makes Schedule Changes Due To Threat Of Inclement WeatherRead the original story

    Wednesday | Chattanoogan.com

    ... centers in Hixson, Johnson City, Cleveland, Downtown Chattanooga, East Brainerd, Dalton, Fort Oglethorpe, Rome, and Abingdon, Va. will open at Blood Assurance is a non-profit regional blood center responsible for supplying blood and blood components ...

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  2. Food City recognizes district winners for outstanding volunteerismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Floyd County Times

    ... the support they need to become the best corporate citizens possible," summarized Smith. Headquartered in Abingdon, Virginia, K-VA-T Food Stores operates 105 retail food outlets throughout the tri-state regions of Southeast Kentucky, Southwest ...

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  3. Food City recognizes district winners for outstanding volunteerismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Floyd County Times

    ... the support they need to become the best corporate citizens possible," summarized Smith. Headquartered in Abingdon, Virginia, K-VA-T Food Stores operates 105 retail food outlets throughout the tri-state regions of Southeast Kentucky, Southwest ...

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  4. Barter Players bring 'Anne of Green Gables' to ElkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    ... present "Anne of Green Gables" in Elkin High School's Dixon Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. on March 20. The theater in Abingdon, Virginia, opened in 1933, during the Great Depression and allowed patrons to pay admission in produce. Although fruits and ...

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  5. United States Wilson v. Graham County Soil Water Conservation District 99Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | FindLaw

    ... ALLEN, United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia, sitting by designation. Mark Tucker Hurt, Abingdon, Virginia, for Appellant. Sean Francis Perrin, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, PLLC, Charlotte, North Carolina, for ...

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  6. Abingdon, Virginia seeks performing artists for the first annual Main Street Busker FestRead the original story

    Friday Feb 6 | PRWeb

    Calling all street performers: Abingdon is now accepting applications for the first annual Main Street Busker Fest, to be held September 5th. "Busking" is an age-old tradition in which artists play for tips, performing on street corners or wherever a crowd gathers.

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  7. Little League Season is hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | WCYB

    ... Here are a few of Leagues we know about, but email us at News@wcyb.com with additional schedules for your town. Abingdon VA Little League registration: Thursday, February 5th 6pm-9pm & Saturday, February 7th from 10-2pm at the Abingdon Bible Church ...

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  8. HOLMBERG: What's behind Roy Scherer's 40-year fight to legalize marijuana in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | WTVR Richmond

    ... from the laws that required farmers to grow it in the early 1600s for ropes and sails to a big field of it in Abingdon, Va., that helped inspire the 1936 propaganda film, "Reefer Madness," which played a small role in the criminalization of pot a ...

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  9. Culinary teams from Southwest Virginia and West Virginia to compete in The Cast Iron CookoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | PRWeb

    It's being called "The Battle of the Virginias," as chefs from Abingdon, VA face off against a team from Charleston, WV in the 10th Annual Cast Iron Cookoff. The Abingdon Convention and Visitors Bureau is sponsoring the Rooted in Appalachia team from Abingdon.

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  10. HOLMBERG: Recreational pot took another hit in the General Assembly, but still a spark for medicinalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | WTVR Richmond

    ... from the laws that required farmers to grow it in the early 1600s for ropes and sails to a big field of it in Abingdon, Va., that helped inspire the 1936 propaganda film, "Reefer Madness," which played a small role in the criminalization of pot a ...

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  11. Power Fuels LLC v. Federal Mine Safety and Health Review CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | FindLaw

    ... Before WILKINSON, GREGORY, and DUNCAN, Circuit Judges. ARGUED:Wade Wallihan Massie, Penn, Stuart & Eskridge, Abingdon, Virginia, for Petitioner. Tamara Yael Hoflejzer Burnett, United States Department of Labor, Arlington, Virginia, for Respondents. ...

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  12. 25 Year Old Sapling Grove Band Play Bluegrass at Carter Fold SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | Cybergrass

    ... nearly 200 mandolins. He has a waiting list of musicians wanting to own a "Dearstone." Randy Singleton hails from Abingdon, Virginia, and is highlighted on banjo and dobro. In addition, he adds his vocal talents to the band. Randy has been a ...

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  13. Delegate holds town hall meeting, without a hallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Southwest Times

    ... the line were Sen. Charles W. Carrico Sr., R-Galax; Sen. A. Benton Chafin Jr., R-Lebanon; Del. Todd E. Pillion, R-Abingdon; and Del. Jeffrey L. Campbell, R-Marion. A staff member of U.S. Rep. Morgan Griffith, who represents Southwest Virginia's 9th ...

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  14. Surviving as a small business ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | WCYB

    You heard from the President in his State of the Union speech this week that the economy is rebounding; is it providing the boost needed for businesses, or are the obstacles too great? Professional Pet Grooming in Abingdon has been in business for 15 years. Groomer Joan Hall says, "I love animals and I love what I do."

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  15. Criminal Practice a " Court May Delay Insanity CommitmentRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | South Carolina Lawyers Weekly

    U.S. v. Conrad No. 13-7384, Jan. 13, 2015; USDC at Abingdon, Va. 4th Cir. Holding: The government may delay a commitment proceeding under 18 U.S.C. A 4243 for a defendant found not guilty by reason of insanity in 2007 of federal weapons and drug charges, who ...

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  16. Miners' lawsuit has preliminary settlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... .S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia at the U.S. Courthouse and Federal Building, 180 West Main, Abingdon, Va."

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  17. Fatal fire doesn't appear suspiciousRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2015 | Southwest Times

    Authorities say a residential fire that left one person dead Wednesday does not appear to be suspicious, but the investigation is continuing. Spokeswoman Corinne Geller says the State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation's Wytheville Field Office is investigating the fire, which occurred in the 22000 block of Pickett Lane in Abingdon.

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  18. United States v. Conrad IIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | FindLaw

    Before DUNCAN, KEENAN, and DIAZ, Circuit Judges. ARGUED:Brian Jackson Beck, Office of the Federal Public Defender, Abingdon, Virginia, for Appellant.

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  19. Mitt Romney fans focus on what he got right in 2012. He also got plenty wrong.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... would be the result of spiraling debt and political obstructionism. Here's what he said in a campaign stop at Abingdon, Va.: "If he's reelected, this president is going to have trillion-dollar deficits every year. We'd end up with about a $20 ...

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  20. New program putting spotlight on Pulaski TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Southwest Times

    A new program spearheaded by Barter Theatre in Abingdon will not only put the spotlight on the historic Pulaski Theatre in terms of marketing, but also will bring some Barter productions to the local stage. Spotlight Southwest Virginia is a theater networking and support program created through a grant from National Endowment for the Arts and ArtPlace.

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