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  1. Southwest Va. county ID'd by anti-drug agencyRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | WRIC-TV Richmond

    Virginia's Tazewell County has been designated a "high intensity drug trafficking area," which opens the door to federal resources to disrupt drug trafficking. The designation was announced Tuesday by the Office of National Drug Control Policy.

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  2. Murfreesboro woman reports credit card fraud - police likely know address of suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... However, detectives have an exact address of which trailer "Carolyn" likely lives in at a mobile home park in Tazewell, Virginia - according to police. Thu. (Sept. 11-Oct 9, 2014) 5:30-8:30PM Free 5-week RAPE AGRESSION DEFENSE (RAD) classes for MTSU ...

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  3. Area economy surging for third quarter in rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 | SavannahNow

    ... of the Wilkes House on Thursday while waiting in line to eat. Hadley Lester, left, and Brenda Brewster, both of Tazewell, Va., talk on Tuesday while enjoying the shaded benches on River Street. From left, Stuart Geiger and Lindsey Geiger, both of ...

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  4. Local Frontline Leaders Honored in National Awards ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... who inspired the award, Mike Stilwell . Mike was a dedicated and enthusiastic frontline leader at Norris Screen in Tazewell, Virginia. Tragically, Mike was killed in an ATV accident in May of 2013. Definity Partners worked with Mike and still works ...

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  5. Local Frontline Leaders Honored in National Awards ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... who inspired the award, Mike Stilwell . Mike was a dedicated and enthusiastic frontline leader at Norris Screen in Tazewell, Virginia. Tragically, Mike was killed in an ATV accident in May of 2013. Definity Partners worked with Mike and still works ...

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  6. More...Read the original story

    Aug 15, 2014 | Appalachian Journal

    ... Bridge (Hurricane), Gilbert Civil War Days (Gilbert), the 150th Anniversary of the Skirmish at Jeffersonville (Tazewell, VA) and the Wyoming County Civil War Days/Skirmish at Matheny Chapel (Oceana). Following the Battle of Dry Creek on Aug. 15-17, ...

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  7. Farmville, VARead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | Farmville Herald

    ... and hearingwhat their concerns are and standing up for what I believe in," he said. Tuesday, August 12, 2014 From Tazewell to Dinwiddie, U.S. Senator Mark Warner's Fair Shot Tour curled through the southern reaches of the Commonwealth like Virginia ...

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  8. Tazewell County administrator taking leave of absence from positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2014 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    TAZEWELL, Va. - Long-time Tazewell County Administrator Jim Spencer is taking a leave of absence from his position.

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  9. Facing life in prison...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    ... found guilty of first-degree murder in the Nov. 29, 2012 death of Timothy Mitchell Sr., 36, also of Cedar Bluff, Tazewell County Commonwealth's Attorney Dennis Lee said in a statement issued Tuesday. The jury reached its verdict after a four-day ...

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  10. Sen. Warner mingles at fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    TAZEWELL, Va. - U.S. Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va., flew through the Tazewell County Fairgrounds Sunday afternoon like a whirlwind, pausing to kiss a baby, flip his orange tie in the direction of a Tennessee Volunteers fan and say: "Only a Washington politician would be silly enough to wear a tie to a county fair," and addressed the audience at the horse ... (more)

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  11. Jean Barnes, 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2014 | Http

    ... of service. She was the first female plant supervisor in GTE Southeast, and the first female exchange manager in Tazewell, Va. She later worked in Dalton, Ga., and Bluefield, W.Va., before transferring back to Cookeville in 1979. Ms. Barnes was an ...

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  12. The oldest Hatfield is 97Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2014 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    TAZEWELL,Va. - He is a member of one of the most intriguing families in West Virginia history, and at age 97, Teddy Wentz Hatfield is still just as quick-witted, playful and fiercely loyal as he was when he bounced on his great uncle William Anderson "Devil Anse" Hatfield's knee.

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  13. Jean BarnesRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2014 | Herald-Citizen

    ... of service. She was the first female plant supervisor in GTE Southeast, and the first female exchange manager in Tazewell, Va. She later worked in Dalton, Ga., and Bluefield, W.Va., before transferring back to Cookeville in 1979. Ms. Barnes was an ...

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  14. Fair set to bring food, music and fun to Tazewell CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    TAZEWELL, Va. - The Tazewell County Fair will bring food, music, livestock and fun to the Virginias Saturday.

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  15. EDITORIAL: Plenty to do Fairs, festivals, games on forefrontRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... game. How about attending a local fair or festival? The popular Main Street Moments Festival in the town of Tazewell continues today and Saturday with a full slate of activities and musical performances. Tonight's show will include a performance by ...

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  16. Absentee voting laggingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    TAZEWELL, Va. - Absentee balloting is off to a slow start in a closely-watched Southwest Virginia Senate race that will determine which political party controls the General Assembly.

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  17. Absentee balloting underway in closely watched 38th senatorial district contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    TAZEWELL, Va. - Absentee balloting is now underway in the closely watched 38th senatorial district contest in Southwest Virginia.

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  18. Tazewell Judge Sentences Man To Life In Prison For Murdering ParentsRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2014 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... life in prison for the 2009 murders of his parents. 33-year-old Christopher Dean Looney was sentenced Wednesday in Tazewell County Circuit Court. He's been convicted of killing his 52-year-old father and 48-year-old mother at a pizza parlor they ...

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  19. Southwest Va. man gets life for parents' slayingRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2014 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    A Virginia man has been sentenced to life in prison after pleading no contest in connection with the 2009 slayings of his parents at a pizza shop they operated in Tazewell County.

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  20. Revitalized Summer NAMM builds optimism and opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... a good mix of exhibitors and some beautiful products," said Brad Beavers of Mountain Top String Emporium in North Tazewell, VA. "I've done most of my buying for the rest of the year in the last two days." Major buying power showed up to shop the ...

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