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  1. Berta A. HaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Daily News Leader

    Honaker, Va. passed away Monday, April 21, 2014, in Avante of Waynesboro. Mrs. Hale was born Aug. 26, 1921 in Nolan, W.Va., a daughter of the late Joseph L. and Era Lucy (Randolph) Alcox. Mrs. Hale was a former member of the Honaker United Methodist Church and was employed with Swords Creek Senior Center for 20 years as a cook. She was a lifetime member of the Order of Eastern Star of Stone, KY. She loved talking about her family; she was known as "Granny Berta" and she was an amazing cook. "No one left empty-handed when visiting her home." She grew up in Pike County, Ky.; she had a love for the mountains and treated her nieces and nephews as her own children. In addition to her parents and husband, Mrs. Hale was preceded in death by three brothers, Claude, Walter, and Bernard Alcox; three sisters, Ruby Alcox, Deloris Alcox and Delphine Scott and a son-in-law, Ronald K. Smith. Survivors include a son, James Leo Hale and wife, Carolyn, of Ellisville, Miss.; a daughter, Lucy H. Smith of Staunton; a brother, Irvine B. Alcox and wife, Betty, of Garden City, Mich.; a sister, Ramona Harris of Columbus, Ohio; three grandchildren, Randy Smith, Stephanie Hale and Al Hale and wife, Kristy; three great-grandchildren, Katlyn Culpepper, Maggie and Sydney Hale; numerous nieces and nephews and special friends, Betsy Price, Harry and Yvonne Rutherford and family and Sara Vines. A prayer service will be at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 23, 2014 in Coffman Funeral Home Chapel, 230 Frontier Drive, Staunton, by Pastor John Smith. The family will receive friends following the service until 7 p.m. The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m., Thursday, April 24, 2014 in the Honaker Funeral Home, 4686 Redbud Hwy in Honaker, VA. A graveside service will be at 2 p.m., Friday, April 25, 2014 in Clinch Valley Memorial Cemetery and Mausoleum, Richlands, Virginia 24641 . It is suggested that memorial contributions be made to the Augusta Hospice of the Shenandoah, P.O. Box 215, Fishersville, VA 22939, The Legacy Hospice, 17 Parkway Lane, Fishersville, VA 22939 or to a charity of one's choice. The family wishes to express a special thanks to Avante of Waynesboro, the Hospice of the Shenandoah and Legacy Hospice. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.coffmanfuneralhome.net.

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  2. 3rd Annual Crooked Road Youth Music Festival May 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Cybergrass

    ... will highlight groups representing area traditional music programs such as the Mountain Music School String Band, Honaker FFA Bluegrass Band, WiseJAMS, and the Jamming Bobcats from Abingdon Elementary School. Additional performers include the ...

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  3. Berta A. HaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 22 | The Daily News Leader

    Honaker, Va. passed away Monday, April 21, 2014, in Avante of Waynesboro. Mrs. Hale was born Aug. 26, 1921 in Nolan, W.Va., a daughter of the late Joseph L. and Era Lucy (Randolph) Alcox. Mrs. Hale was a former member of the Honaker United Methodist Church and was employed with Swords Creek Senior Center for 20 years as a cook. She was a lifetime member of the Order of Eastern Star of Stone, Ky. She loved talking about her family; she was known as "Granny Berta" and she was an amazing cook. "No one left empty-handed when visiting her home." She grew up in Pike County, Ky.; she had a love for the mountains and treated her nieces and nephews as her own children. In addition to her parents and husband, Mrs. Hale was preceded in death by three brothers, Claude, Walter, and Bernard Alcox; three sisters, Ruby Alcox, Deloris Alcox and Delphine Scott and a son-in-law, Ronald K. Smith. Survivors include a son, James Leo Hale and wife, Carolyn, of Ellisville, Miss.; a daughter, Lucy H. Smith of Staunton; a brother, Irvine B. Alcox and wife, Betty, of Garden City, Miss.; a sister, Ramona Harris of Columbus, Ohio; three grandchildren, Randy Smith, Stephanie Hale and Al Hale and wife, Kristy; three great-grandchildren, Katlyn Culpepper, Maggie and Sydney Hale; numerous nieces and nephews and special friends, Betsy Price, Harry and Yvonne Rutherford and family and Sara Vines. A prayer service will be at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 23, 2014, in Coffman Funeral Home Chapel, 230 Frontier Drive, Staunton, by Pastor John Smith. The family will receive friends following the service until 7 p.m. The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m., Thursday, April 24, 2014 in the Honaker Funeral Home, 4686 Redbud Hwy in Honaker, Va. A graveside service will be at 2 p.m., Friday, April 25, 2014, in Clinch Valley Memorial Cemetery and Mausoleum, Richlands, Virginia 24641 . It is suggested that memorial contributions be made to the Augusta Hospice of the Shenandoah, P.O. Box 215, Fishersville, VA 22939, The Legacy Hospice, 17 Parkway Lane, Fishersville, VA 22939 or to a charity of one's choice. The family wishes to express a special thanks to Avante of Waynesboro, the Hospice of the Shenandoah and Legacy Hospice. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.coffmanfuneralhome.net.

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  4. Pennsylvania man identified after wreck in Giles CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Southwest Times

    ... to the road, but no persons could be located with or near the crashed vehicle. According to First Sergeant Mike Honaker of Virginia State Police, "Though the investigation revealed that the crash occurred at approximately 6:37 a.m., the crash was ...

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  5. Redbud Festival celebrates return of springRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | WCYB

    It's a celebration of spring and of color back into an otherwise brown landscape -- it's time for the annual Redbud Festival in Honaker, Virginia.

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  6. Samuel Hanson Strout serviceRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Herald Gazette

    ... will be held Saturday, April 12, at 1 p.m. at Hall Funeral Home, 949 Main St., Waldoboro, with The Rev. Robin Honaker officiating. You are invited to share your condolences with the family by visiting their Book of Memories at hallfuneralhomes.com. ...

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  7. Va. inmates training to help fight forest firesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | TBD.com

    ... it has expanded with help from the forestry department to include offenders from prisons in Ridgeway, Coeburn and Honaker. Harold Clarke is director of the Department of Corrections. He says the partnership now covers a wide area and has been ...

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  8. Virginia Inmates Training to Fight Forest FiresRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | WCAV

    ... has expanded with help from the state forestry department to include offenders from prisons in Ridgeway, Coeburn and Honaker. Harold Clarke is director of the Department of Corrections. He says the partnership now covers a wide area and has been ...

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  9. Va. inmates training to fight forest firesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... has expanded with help from the state forestry department to include offenders from prisons in Ridgeway, Coeburn and Honaker. Harold Clarke is director of the Department of Corrections. He says the partnership now covers a wide area and has been ...

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  10. Daybreak Daily: Kevin Spacey to visit Annapolis lawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2014 | TBD.com

    ... The donors who gave to Cuccinelli's campaign fund but not McAuliffe's include Comcast, MeadWestvaco, Silver Honaker Development Co. LLC, Cyberdata Technologies Inc., AOL, LeClairRyan, Virginia Credit Union League, NOVA Technology Council, The ...

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  11. Nancy M. HonakerRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2014 | Fredericksburg.com

    Mrs. Honaker was the widow of Ben J. Honaker. She was a longtime member of Trinity Episcopal Church. 1 comment

  12. Virginia Rep Presents Shrek: the Musical, Now thru 4/27Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... (Young Fiona), and Hanna Clinton (Teen Fiona). Brianne Chin, Keydron Dunn, Brent Gallahan, Ashlee Heyward, Audra Honaker , David Janeski , Carolyn Meade, Sara Meinhofer, Todd Patterson , Mark Persinger, Joe Winters, and Hannah Zold round out the ...

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  13. No CommentRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | Southwest Times

    ... past year after realizing there was a shortage of blood in our area," said Virginia State Police First Sgt. Mike Honaker. For the rest of this article purchase a copy of the print edition or subscribe to our E-Edition here ... 1 comment

  14. Police probe fraud complaints Authorities are investigating multiple...Read the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... research park. None of the money that James Moncure borrowed was used toward the development of the QCC, said Jud Honaker, Silver's president of commercial development and one of the partners in the project. He said the other partners were not aware ...

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  15. Colonial Beach leads girls All-Conference 43 teamRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | The record Online

    ... and were the runner-up in the Region 1A East tournament. They are scheduled to play Region 1A West champion Honaker at 2:45 p.m. Saturday, March 8, at UVA-Wise. A win there puts Colonial Beach in the state 1A championship on Saturday, March 16, in ...

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  16. Colonial Beach leads girls All-Conference 43 teamRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | The record Online

    ... and were the runner-up in the Region 1A East tournament. They are scheduled to play Region 1A West champion Honaker at 2:45 p.m. Saturday, March 8, at UVA-Wise. A win there puts Colonial Beach in the state 1A championship on Saturday, March 16, in ...

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  17. Virginia Rep to Present Shrek: the Musical, 3/14-4/27Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... (Young Fiona), and Hanna Clinton (Teen Fiona). Brianne Chin, Keydron Dunn, Brent Gallahan, Ashlee Heyward, Audra Honaker , David Janeski , Carolyn Meade, Sara Meinhofer, Todd Patterson , Mark Persinger, Joe Winters, and Hannah Zold round out the ...

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  18. Sunshine returns: It's time to dig outRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2014 | Southwest Times

    ... snowfall was lighter Thursday, it didn't stop until late Thursday afternoon. Virginia State Police First Sgt. Mike Honaker said the heavy snow "presented a significant public safety and transportation challenge for the Virginia State Police and ...

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  19. Russell County authorities offer weather adviceRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | WCYB

    ... accumulations will be greater in the eastern part of the County from north of Hansonville, east of HWY 19, and the Honaker/Swords Creek/Bellfast/Rosedale areas. Forecast model confidence is high at this time. Snowfall will be heavy at times up to 1 ...

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  20. Man sentenced for solicitationRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2014 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    ... the computer solicitation and use of a minor in producing sexually explicit materials. John Reynolds, 39, of Honaker, Va., had pleaded guilty to one count of using a minor in the filming of sexually explicit materials and a second count of ...

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