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  1. Inclusion and community at core of annual Fiddlers ConventionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Mt. Airy News

    ... College who hosts the convention. Twelve-year-old Eliza Meyer of Raleigh tries out a violin made by Glen Swinney of Galax, Virginia. Instruments as well as tasty fare were available for Old Time Fiddlers Convention participants Saturday at The ...

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  2. Big Country Bluegrass at Carter Fold TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cybergrass

    ... plays fiddle and sings harmony with the band. Big Country Bluegrass plays music that has become known to many as Galax or Mt. Airy style bluegrass. It is straight ahead, hard edged bluegrass with no frills. The rhythm and timing are solid, the ...

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  3. Second Chance Prom set for April 25 at CCHSRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Carroll News

    ... chance to be high school sweethearts. The opportunity came in the form of the Second Chance Prom, a fundraiser for the Galax/Carroll County Relay for Life team of the American Cancer Society. "It was better that my first prom. We are not kids. We ...

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  4. Brian: Storm chances to move inRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WXII 12 Winston-Salem

    ... IN THE UPPER 40'S IN ASHEBORO AND GREENSBORO. 10 DEGREES COOLER THAN THIS MORNING IN ENNICE -- IN GALAZ. -- IN GALAX. LOW TO MID 50'S LATER TODAY. LIKE THE LAST FEW DAYS WHICH HAS BEEN BUSTING OUR FORECAST, IF YOU GET THE WINDOW OF CLEAR SKIES AND ...

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  5. Coroner identifies 4 killed in Kentucky vehicle collisionRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | NBC12

    According to WKYT-TV Bourbon County Coroner Dee Gee Roe has identified the victims in Friday's crash as 38-year-old Julio Barrios and 22-year-old Javier Henriquez of Galax, Virginia, and 70-year-old Margaret Franklin and 75-year-old James Henry Stevens of Bourbon County. Roe said Barrios, Henriquez and Franklin died at the scene.

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  6. BBQ event brings in more than $20,000 for Delp familyRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Galax Gazette

    ... te. To purchase a subscription simply enter your zipcode below 276-236-5178 ex 204 P.O. Box 68, 108 West Stuart Drive, Galax, VA 24333 Office Hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday

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  7. Fire destroys Woodlawn homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | The Carroll News

    ... said Alley was able to get out of the home unharmed. Spangler said the call came in as a dual-tone dispatch with the Galax Fire Department. He said the original dispatch reported flames visible from the windows. "When we arrived on scene, the whole ...

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  8. Fatal Galax Fire Ignited By Child Playing With Lighter, CandleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | WCAV

    Police say a child playing with a lighter and a candle ignited a house fire that killed three children in Southwest Virginia. Carroll County Sheriff J. B. Gardner says in a news release that the March 5 fire has been ruled an accident.

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  9. Pipers Gap Rescue celebrating milestone, new buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | The Carroll News

    ... of 97 square miles of Carroll County, while also providing backup to Carroll County Fire and Rescue and the City of Galax. "We have been busy," Tolbert said. "We are on track to answer 1,000 calls this year, which we have never done before." ...

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  10. Council signals support of resolution for middle school caution lightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | The Carroll News

    ... council members commented on the March 5 house fire at a residence on Glendale Road on the Carroll County side of Galax, just across the street from Wolfe Glade Grocery which claimed the lives of three children. Laurel Fork District Councilman Greg ...

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  11. Mildred Louise LoweryRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... 1948. They lived in War and Bluefield, W.Va., and Roanoke, Va., before moving to the Pentecostal Holiness Church in Galax, Va. As T.L. preached revivals, Mildred moved back to War with her parents, and on Nov. 2, 1950, their only child, Stephen, was ...

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  12. Community efforts have raised $15,000 for Delp familyRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Galax Gazette

    ... Delp. Trenton was out of town for work when the fire took place. Other fundraisers are being planned. Applebee's in Galax is doing a pancake breakfast for the Delp family on March 14 from 8-10 a.m. On Monday, multiple "Go Fund Me" accounts had ...

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  13. Altavista Contributes Funds To Carroll County Fire VictimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... wanted to do something to help the Delp family after they lost 3 of their four children in a house fire just outside Galax city limits. So she wrote a Facebook post asking for donations, which then spread all over the community. Sunday from four to ...

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  14. Galax house fire claims threeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Mt. Airy News

    Allen Worrell/The Carroll NewsFirefighters and other emergency personnel were quickly on the scene of a house fire Thursday morning in Galax, Virginia, but were not able to save three children trapped inside.

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  15. Galax fire claims third siblingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | WXII 12 Winston-Salem

    Residents in Galax, Virginia are dealing with another loss as the youngest of four children, a nine month old baby, has passed from injuries sufered in a fire; David Jeannot reports from the scene. THE NEXT ELECTION WILL BE IN NOVEMBER.

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  16. Third child dies after Carroll County house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... County Thursday. According to Sheriff J.B. Gardner a call came in saying a home was on fire on Glendale Road in Galax with three children stuck inside. Gardner said neighbors tried to help but it wasn't until fire crews got on scene that they were ...

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  17. Third child dies in Galax fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | The Carroll News

    Allen Worrell/The Carroll NewsThe entire Twin Counties and Southwest Virginia are mourning the loss of three children whose lives were tragically taken from a house fire Thursday morning on Glendale Road in Galax. Allen Worrell/The Carroll NewsThe entire Twin Counties and Southwest Virginia are mourning the loss of three children whose lives were tragically taken from a house fire Thursday morning on Glendale Road in Galax.

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  18. Kids Killed In Fatal Fire IdentifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | WRVA-AM Richmond

    Police have identified two young siblings killed in a house fire in southwest Virginia that also seriously injured another sibling. The Carroll County Sheriff's Office says 7-year-old Dominic Delp and 4-year-old Ryleigh Delp were killed following the Thursday morning fire in Galax.

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  19. Police ID 2 Children Killed in Galax House FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Police have identified two young siblings killed in a house fire in southwest Virginia that also seriously injured another sibling. The Carroll County Sheriff's Office says 7-year-old Dominic Delp and 4-year-old Ryleigh Delp were killed following the Thursday morning fire in Galax.

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  20. Va. House Fire Leaves Two Children Dead, One CriticalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | FireHouse.com

    The fire in Galax left a seven-year-old boy and his four-year-old sister dead, while their nine-month old brother is in Winston-Salem hospital. Galax Fire Chief David Hankley and a police officer were treated for smoke inhalation after trying to rescue the children, who were trapped inside.

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