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  1. Bluffs BB gun vandalism causes $15,000 damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... share Apple gobbled up with the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.The South Korean electronics company Sunday unveiled the Galax... (ORLANDO) -- A 6-year-old boy has achieved his dream job: being a firefighter.Cameron Witsman, who was born with a lung ...

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  2. Budget Amendment Puts Brakes on Speed TrapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Patch.com

    ... It is contained in amendments 3-6.05 #1c and 37 #1c, which were initially proposed by Sen. Charles Carrico, R-Galax, and Del. Matthew James, D-Portsmouth. The new methodology will lower the threshold for determining whether local fine collections ...

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  3. The Big Bang Of Country Music set to come full circle at HoustonFest 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Carroll News

    Tourism and Music Industry representatives gathered in Galax for a press conference on February 26 to officially announce a special showcase to be presented at HoustonFest on May 1-2. The group recently announced the creation of "Orthophonic Joy: The 1927 Bristol Sessions Revisited" CD project.

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  4. Crossroads offers event to help you complete college educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Carroll News

    ... to revisit your education. If you are a working adult who is interested in completing a college degree, a new event in Galax has been designed specifically for you. The Crossroads Institute, along with its college partners, will be hosting a ...

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  5. How a state budget amendment aims to put the brakes on Virginia speed trapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | WTVR Richmond

    ... It is contained in amendments 3-6.05 #1c and 37 #1c, which were initially proposed by Sen. Charles Carrico, R-Galax, and Del. Matthew James, D-Portsmouth. The new methodology will lower the threshold for determining whether local fine collections ...

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  6. Despite snow, Jarrell festival kicks offRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Mt. Airy News

    ... are cousins, displayed their abilities on the fiddle. Allison has taken part in fiddler conventions in Mount Airy and Galax, Virginia. She also planned to take part in Friday evening's youth competition at the Earle Theatre. Travis Watts, a ...

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  7. NewsGrayson sheriff reports on 2014 activitiesRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | Galax Gazette

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  8. NewsVSP fields more than 2,200 calls in snowstormRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Galax Gazette

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  9. Civil, voting rights restored to 5,100 ex-offendersRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 15 | Galax Gazette

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  10. New Game: Fire HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | MobyGames

    Fire Hawks is 2D shooter, little similar to Space Invaders or Galaxians . The player controls cannon and shoot to fire hawks.

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  11. NewsGrayson near top in job creation for 2014Read the original story

    Sunday Feb 8 | 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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  12. Senate panel: Vehicle fees for Virginia police salariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... all state employees raises approaching 2 percent. They put the total annual cost at about $130 million. Carrico, R-Galax, proposed registration fee increases that would step up every year between now and 2024, raising about $9.5 million in the ...

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  13. 911 operator breaks the rules to save toddler by talking the boy's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Daily Mail

    Seventeen-month-old Aidan Walker had been feeling unwell when he went down for a nap in Galax, Virginia in December as his grandmother, Cheri Grable, watched him. Suddenly the boy suffered a seizure and stopped breathing.

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  14. Pedestrian struck, killed by tractor trailer on I-77Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | The Carroll News

    ... Musser said Hill was pronounced dead at the scene and was transported to Twin County Regional Hospital in Galax. Hill was traveling by himself, Musser said. Responding to the scene for the Virginia State Police were two members of the crash ...

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  15. Mom prays to God to save her dying son, 911 dispatcher answers her prayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | WTVR Richmond

    A 911 dispatcher in Galax, Virginia answered a scared mother's prayers and helped save her child's life by guiding the little boy's family through CPR. Seventeen-month-old Aidan Walker had been under the weather and was taking a nap with his grandmother when he suddenly had a seizure and stopped breathing.

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  16. Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper Welcome Gavin LargentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Cybergrass

    ... West Virginia and Maryland. To date, Gaven has won numerous contests including: Best All Around Performer at the Galax, VA Fiddler's Convention (2010); 1st place in the Maryland State Banjo Competition (2008); and 1st place in the Galax Dobro ...

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  17. Wagg to serve three years in 2014 shooting incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | The Carroll News

    The Galax man accused of shooting into an occupied vehicle in the Galax Food City parking lot in 2014 has been sentenced to serve three years in prison after a hearing Thursday in Carroll County Circuit Court. Austin Kenneth Rupert Wagg, 20, entered an Alford Plea to charges of attempted malicious wounding, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, and shooting into an occupied vehicle, according to Carroll County Commonwealth's Attorney Nathan H. Lyons.

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  18. Now it's official - there's a posterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Tara Linhardt and her band of merry mandolinists are dead set on wresting the record for the largest mandolin ensemble back from the Creteians, and they will do it at the 2015 Old Fiddlers Convention in Galax, VA at 2:00 p.m. Tara's team took the record in 2012 by assembling 383 mandolinists during the Galax convention, and had it certified by The Guinness Book of Records. Then last year, a troupe in Crete managed a new record of 414.

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  19. Three names to be added to CCHS hall of fame as Class of 2015Read the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | Galax Gazette

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  20. Readers Hotline 1/26/15Read the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | Galax Gazette

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