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  1. Fiddlers convention is next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Mt. Airy News

    ... being able to enjoy it in a setting much more contained and laid-back than its larger granddaddy just up the road in Galax, Virginia. "First of all, this is a great opportunity for young people to mingle and perform with those musicians who have ...

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  2. Galax makes for a good Virginia getaway for fiddle, BBQ fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Washington Times

    If you like pigs, fiddles and the good times that go with barbecue and country music, Galax is the place for you, beginning in June and continuing through the summer and early autumn. The wail of the fiddle and the notes of country music float on the summer air all over town, beginning with the Galax Leaf & String Festival in the second weekend in June, when craft vendors, food concessions fill the streets.

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  3. Volunteers collect 1,325 bags of trashRead the original story

    Monday May 25 | 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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  4. G-Men booters drop finale at Galax Grayson County sinks the BluesRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | Big News Network.com

    ... throughout the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. Galax scored in the game's first six minutes on a goal by Brian Estrada and the G-Men tied on a goal by Logan Surface with an assist from ...

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  5. Camo Church donates new shoes to Head Start studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Carroll News

    ... County Fair in August. The church is also planning to do a gas "buy-down" this summer somewhere between Hillsville and Galax. "We will work with a specific service station to offer gas at a discounted rate. The church would pay the difference, which ...

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  6. Joe Wilson passesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... of the NCTA, and remained on their Board of Directors. He was also Director for the Blue Ridge Music Center in Galax, VA, whose genesis was almost wholly his doing. Virginia's Crooked Road was also his brainchild, and Joe wrote a book about the ...

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  7. Newman, Hawks vying for Clerk of Court nominationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The Carroll News

    ... in conjunction with Wytheville Community College, in 2013. I am now employed at Blue Ridge Home Health Care in Galax as an Occupational Therapy Assistant." Hawks said he is running for Clerk of Court out of a desire to serve the citizens of Carroll ...

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  8. Workshops held during Fiddlers FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    ... Wilhelmi of Floyd, Virginia, lead a class on basic clogging techniques. She teaches clogging in Sparta, Mount Airy and Galax, Virginia, to students who range in age from 4 to 60 and older. She said the dance style appeals to folks of all ages. "I ...

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  9. Ward honored by Hillsville Masonic LodgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | The Carroll News

    ... in which he lives, Pennington said. Over the years Ward has served as President of the Hillsville Elementary PTA, the Galax-Carroll-Grayson Chamber of Commerce, and the Hillsville Rotary Club. Ward has also served eight years on the Wytheville ...

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  10. Mount Rogers CSB currently has the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | The Carroll News

    Mount Rogers CSB currently has the following position available: Full Time Residential SpecialistWythevillePosition #CEC0076AClose 5/11/15 Full Time Youth ID Support CoordinatorWythe Youth & Family ServicesPosition #YS0131Close 5/11/15 Full Time Emergency Crisis Counselor II or IIIWytheville & Galax Position #CCC0052AOpen Until Filled Full Time Counselor II or IIIAcute Care/Community Counseling CenterFernwood GalaxPosition #CCC0038COpen Until Filled Applications must be RECEIVED by 5 pm on the closing date to be accepted.*Sub-Relief generally indicates 16 20 hours per week, more or less.

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  11. Galax Prom 2015Read the original story

    Friday May 8 | Galax Gazette

    Galax High School students showed off their unique styles at the 2015 prom, held May 2 at the Galax Golf Course country club. access to all the exclusive content of the web site! Simply register to receive uninterrupted access to our award-winning and in-depth local online content! If you currently subscribe or have subscribed in the past to the Gazette, then simply find your account number on your mailing label and enter it below.

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  12. Special Carter Fold Show on Wednesday, May 13thRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Cybergrass

    ... first place in the Youth Old-Time and the Youth Bluegrass Fiddle category at the famous Old Fiddlers' Convention in Galax, Virginia. Carson says winning trophies and getting your name in the newspaper is "really cool," but that is not the main ...

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  13. McCraw, Hill vying for Republican nominationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | The Carroll News

    ... duty as Assistant Chairman for the Deacon Board. "I support mission opportunities and am an active member of The Galax Lion's Club and a board member for The Fuller Center for Greater Carroll County," McCraw said. "I value the youth of Carroll ...

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  14. Music & ArtsHoustonFest 2015 best yet, organizer sayRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Galax Gazette

    Despite a decidedly chilly Friday, the fifth annual HoustonFest, held last weekend in Galax's Felts Park, saw more people than ever, according to at least two organizers. access to all the exclusive content of the web site! Simply register to receive uninterrupted access to our award-winning and in-depth local online content! If you currently subscribe or have subscribed in the past to the Gazette, then simply find your account number on your mailing label and enter it below.

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  15. Haynes sets another CCHS track recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The Carroll News

    File photoTwelve days after setting a school record in the 3200 meter run, Carroll County's Sydney Haynes has also broken the CCHS mark in the 1600 meter run. During a nine-team track meet April 29 at Galax, Haynes set a new school record in the 1600 meter run with a time of 5:19.1. File photoTwelve days after setting a school record in the 3200 meter run, Carroll County's Sydney Haynes has also broken the CCHS mark in the 1600 meter run.

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  16. Laurel Fork man charged in Galax burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The Carroll News

    A spokesperson for Galax Police Chief Rick Clark advised that Earl Wayne Edwards, Jr., 37, of Laurel Fork, has been arrested and charged in connection with a burglary that was reported on April 26. Galax police responded to Ward's Auto and U-Haul Rental located on Jefferson Street, where the owner reported that someone had broken into the business. The victims discovered a 2007 Ford Truck had been stolen after the suspect allegedly obtained the keys during the burglary.

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  17. Part of NC 89 to be closed for roadworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Mt. Airy News

    ... From Lowgap, drivers can take N.C. 89 eastbound to I-77 North into Virginia, use U.S. 221 South/U.S. 58 West to Galax, then VA 89 South back into North Carolina. Traffic detoured on N.C. 89 eastbound would reverse directions. Workers are making ...

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  18. GCHS Prom 2015Read the original story

    Friday May 1 | 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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  19. HoustonFest set for this weekend in GalaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | The Carroll News

    The Big Bang Of Country Music is set to come full circle at HoustonFest 2015 this coming Friday and Saturday, May 1 and 2 at Felts Park in Galax. A special showcase will feature artists from the newly released "Orthophonic Joy: The 1927 Bristol Sessions Revisited" CD.

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  20. HoustonFest set for this weekend in GalaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | The Carroll News

    The Big Bang Of Country Music is set to come full circle at HoustonFest 2015 this coming Friday and Saturday, May 1 and 2 at Felts Park in Galax. A special showcase will feature artists from the newly released "Orthophonic Joy: The 1927 Bristol Sessions Revisited" CD.

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