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

    Wednesday | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

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

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

    Friday Jul 25 | 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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  3. Absentee voting laggingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | 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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  4. Absentee balloting underway in closely watched 38th senatorial district contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | 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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  5. Tazewell Judge Sentences Man To Life In Prison For Murdering ParentsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | 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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  6. Southwest Va. man gets life for parents' slayingRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | 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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  7. Revitalized Summer NAMM builds optimism and opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | 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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  8. Love of horses keeps crowd, participants smiling at showRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    ... could ride their horses and ponies. Many put on their best riding attire despite the damp weather. J.P. King, 5, of Tazewell, Va., led his pony Marshal Dillon into the ring at Lotito Park in Bluefield for the Best Groomed Pony and Horse Competition. ...

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  9. ATV mecca means businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    POCAHONTAS, Va. - In a mere matter of weeks, the existing Hatfield-McCoy Trail system in Mercer County will be connected with the new Spearhead Trail system in Tazewell County.

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  10. A trip down memory lane: Cruisers get nostalgic on Mercer StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    ... to be a big night, even with the rain," Ruble predicted. Another cruising event that was scheduled Saturday in Tazewell, Va., Music on the Main & Cruise, was rescheduled due to inclement weather. It was rescheduled for Saturday, July 26, according ... 3 comments

  11. Giving back to the communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    TAZEWELL,Va. - When Pam Meade retired after 26 years in the banking business, she worked in her garden, traveled, and did all the other things that a lack of time didn't allow.

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  12. School day to be extended in Tazewell CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    TAZEWELL, Va. - Students can expect to spend a few extra minutes in the classroom this fall in Tazewell County.

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  13. School day to be extended by 10 minutes in Tazewell CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    TAZEWELL, Va. - Students will be spending a few extra minutes in the classroom this fall in Tazewell County.

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  14. Tazewell Co. Sheriff's Office searches for wanted Raven manRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | WOAY

    Thomas Paul Bowman, 29, is wanted in connection with a domestic disturbance in the Raven area Tuesday night, according to the Sheriff's Office.

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  15. Police search for man believed to be armed and dangerous in TazewellRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    Tazewell County's law enforcement agencies are seeking a man wanted in connection with a domestic violence case that resulted in strangulation and kidnapping charges.

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  16. Virginia man faces arson charge after apartment fire in BluefieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    A man who was arrested Tuesday evening after allegedly setting a fire inside of a Bluefield apartment is now facing charges of first-degree arson and domestic battery Kaleb Jordan Merritt, 18, of North Tazewell, Va., was arrested at Tiffany Manor in Bluefield after a fire was reported in an apartment.

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  17. Summer school students take advantage of YMCARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    TAZEWELL, Va. - 'Y' not enjoy the summer? Thirty-nine students taking summer school physical and driver's education from across Tazewell County have done exactly that the past 24 days.

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  18. Music fills the air at Crab Orchard MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    TAZEWELL, Va. - A sun-splashed afternoon, the warmth of Southwest Virginia hospitality and one of the most beautiful settings of the Old Dominion all combined to make the 12th annual Tazewell County Old Time & Bluegrass Fiddlers' Convention an event to remember.

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  19. Man behind bars after allegedly making fraudulent transactionsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | WOAY

    ... and vehicle information linking the suspect to other thefts occurring at least in the past few weeks. Gambill is in Tazewell Regional Jail. Police ask anyone with information on similar incidents in surrounding areas to call Detective Matthew ...

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  20. Tazewell takes second look at sewer projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    TAZEWELL, Va. - It was nearly 20 years ago when Tazewell County officials first set out to develop a public sewage system extending from the corporate limits of Tazewell to the Bluefield Divides.

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