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  1. Wise County couple celebrates 75 years of marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | WCYB

    ... at age 95, and the couple still rides to church in their pick-up truck. Glenn and Bea have been very active at the Wise Baptist Church for many years. When asked their secret to 75 years of marriage, they said, "Be good to each other and keep God at ...

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  2. STRUNKS, Shirley A.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Dayton Daily News

    ... numerous great and great-great grandchildren; brother, Clarence Koeller; and sisters, Dolly Scott and Margaret Dunkle. Wise, caring, hard working, and thrifty, she always put the concerns of others before her own. She was a fantastic cook who could ...

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  3. Free Health Clinic Returning to Wise CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | WCAV

    The Bristol Herald Courier reports the annual Remote Area Medical Clinic will be held July 17 to 19 at the Wise County Fairgrounds in Wise. Treatment will be provided by volunteer health professionals on a first-come, first-serve basis.

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  4. Courting History: The Melungeon MysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... answers to the mystery of the Melungeons. The first Melungeon reunion was held in 2009 at the University of Virginia-Wise, in Wise, Va. Organizers planned for 50 attendees. In the end, over 500 people had paid their $10 registration fee. Conference ...

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  5. Five Students Selected as Reginaldo Howard Memorial Scholars at DukeRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | PressReleasePoint

    ... N.C., a graduating senior at Cary Academy in Cary, and son of Deborah and Keith Bell; -- Jaime Abbygayle Gordon of Wise, Va., a graduating senior at Central High School in Wise, and daughter of Heather Gordon and Floyd Beckford; -- Christiana ...

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  6. Another RAM in our area in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | WCYB

    Last weekend's Remote Area Medical event was so successful, you'll want to know about another one in our area in July. The Health Wagon and a host of community volunteers will be providing a free massive health care outreach with RAM on July 17th through July 19th at the Wise County Fair Grounds in Wise, VA.

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  7. Symphony of the Mountains concert setRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    The Symphony of the Mountains Chamber Ensemble will play a concert in Wise, Va. at 5 p.m. on May 17 in the Chapel of All Faiths on the campus of University of Virginia's College at Wise, sponsored by Pro-Art Association and the UVa-Wise as part of the Cultural Arts Series.

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  8. Mountain Lions baseball loses 2 to end regular seasonRead the original story

    Monday May 4 | Big News Network.com

    ... throughout the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. WISE, Va. -- Going into Sunday's doubleheader finale of the regular season, the Concord University baseball team was already locked into a ...

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  9. Disaster recovery loans now availableRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Coalfield.com

    ... caused by February's winter storms and subsequent flooding. The SBA will open a disaster loan outreach center at the Wise County Sheriff's Office today, May 1, and keep it open until Friday, May 8. Hours will be 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on weekdays and 9 ...

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  10. Collection to restock food bank shelvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Coalfield.com

    The Southwest Virginia Medical Reserve Corps will host a "Restock the Shelves" food drive to assist the Food Bank of Wise County settle into its new location.

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  11. New Great American Cleanup dates setRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Coalfield.com

    Rainy weather postponed Wise County's annual Great American Cleanup, and several communities have since announced new dates for the annual event.

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  12. MEOC's 39th annual Walkathon set May 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Coalfield.com

    ... year on October 1 and ends the following March 31. The EFF assists people 60 years of age or older in the counties of Wise, Lee and Scott and the city of Norton. The EFF assists older people with low incomes who are in desperate need and who, for a ...

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  13. Family LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... they started! It's been so good seeing family and friends from the past. In 1980, when I ran off with my sweetheart to Wise, VA and began the adventure of matrimony, I had absolutely no idea what on earth I was getting into. I was six days past my ...

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  14. Center expands collection, ready for seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Coalfield.com

    ... "Early Settlers and Pioneers of Lee County," the "Bicentennial History of Lee County," the two-volume "History of Wise County," "World War II Wise County Veterans," "Annals of Southwest Virginia," and a first edition of Charles Johnson's Wise County ...

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  15. Teressa - Terry' Turnbill, GreenwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Daily Journal

    Terry is survived by her mother, Della Turnbill of Greenwood; brothers, Keith Turnbill of Greenwood and Bruce "Arnie" Turnbill of Wise, Virginia; nieces, Emily and Rachel; and nephews, Jake, Ben, Jason, Josh, Joel and David. A memorial service will be at 7 p.m. Friday at Forest Lawn Funeral Home, 1977 S. State Road 135, Greenwood.

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  16. Folk Soul Revival to Perform at Rockville Hometown HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Patch.com

    Folk Soul Revival from Wise, VA will be closing the NLCS Maryland Ave. Stage at Hometown Holidays 2015! Their unique blend of country, roots and rock has earned them an eclectic group of fans, lovingly referred to as The Congregation. The harmony drenched music is rowdy and energetic coupled with heartfelt lyrics about love, loss and life in general.

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  17. Teressa "Terry" Turnbill, GreenwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Daily Reporter

    ... Della Turnbill of Greenwood; brothers, Keith (Dithas) Turnbill of Greenwood and Bruce "Arnie" (Christina) Turnbill of Wise, VA; nieces, Emily and Rachel; nephews, Jake, Ben, Jason, Josh, Joel and David. Visitation will be from 6 to 7p.m. with a ...

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  18. As coal industry wanes, so does populationRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | Virginia Business

    ... and they all point to the same source. "It's because of the decline of coal," said Dana Kilgore, a member of the Wise County Board of Supervisors. "Miners have to go where they can find jobs." Wise County saw its population drop 3.7 percent since ...

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  19. Wise ministry patching up homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | WCYB

    ... but needs help with funds. It's established a relief fund that can be sent to the ministry at 9050 Camp Bethel Rd, Wise, VA 24293 and it can be reached at (276) 328-6876 for questions. There will also be a Camp Bethel Disaster Relief Fund set up at ...

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  20. SWVA is breaking ground in healthcare and new businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | WCYB

    ... are paving the way for new business and even better healthcare. Dr. Sue Cantrell, Virginia Dept. Of Health, Wise County, says "Telemedicine has made access to specialty care for people who live in rural areas especially in Southwest Virginia ...

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