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  1. College Basketball RoundupRead the original story

    Thursday | NewsandSentinel.com

    The University of Virginia-Wise broke out of the gates and led by as many as six points before Glenville State College produced a strong showing to end the first half and cruised to a 63-54 win on Thursday night. GSC moved in front 35-26 by halftime and led by as many as 17 points in the second half while chalking up its third straight win.

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  2. Ruth W. Redcay, 90, Ephrata, worked at Strauss Slip Factory, attended Bethany UCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Ephrata Review

    Ruth's husband, the late Rufus W. Redcay, passed away Dec. 5, 2008. Born in Ephrata Township, Ruth was a daughter of the late Frank A. and Bertha Wise.

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  3. Lynch fabrication shop may expandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... builds parts for heavy equipment. In addition to its fabrication shop in Lynch, they also operate a machine shop in Wise, Va. "The property is being leased to Hurberries by the IDA," Gibson said. "The IDA did not have a lease at that time because ...

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  4. Pikeville women's tennis team ranked seventh in pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Floyd County Times

    ... team since it was brought back to the school in 2011. The Bears will open the 2015 season at 3 p.m. on March 3 at UVa.-Wise in Wise, Va.

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  5. Inside todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Coalfield.com

    ... "Thus far there appears to be no cure." MORE ON TUESDAY Rose rosette disease is sweeping across the country, is here in Wise County and is killing every rose it encounters. "Sadly, they are headed for extinction in North America. Children born in ...

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  6. Drone competition coming to UVa-WiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Coalfield.com

    The buzz of a hundred micro-drones will fill the air at the University of Virginia's College at Wise Convocation Center on Saturday, Feb. 21 beginning at 9 a.m. as the first of its kind flight competition is held among participating Girl and Boy Scouts and other youth from throughout Southwest Virginia and East Tennessee to measure the "Top Guns."

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  7. Expressway opponents plan forumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Coalfield.com

    ... agencies accepted written public comments on the proposed expressway, which will begin near Pound and cross Wise, Dickenson and Buchanan counties to the West Virginia line. According to the environmental groups, thousands of citizens asked the ...

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  8. Join Ralph Stanley for his 88th Birthday Celebration Feb 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Cybergrass

    ... Josh Turner, Lee Ann Womack and more! Entertainment this year will include Clearwater Branch, Virginia Whirlwind, UVA-Wise Bluegrass Band, Nathan Stanley & The Clinch Mountain Boys, and some special guests. Tickets to the dinner are priced at $100 ...

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  9. Community Diversity Breakfast plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... Rev. Jones is employed in the office of Development and College Relations at the University of Virginia's College in Wise, Va. as office manager, coordinator of the annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. events, Black History Month activities and ...

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  10. Roundup: Shepherd women down Va.-WiseRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 10 | Martinsburg Journal

    WISE, Va. - Cara Mason and Morgan Arden each scored 16 points to lead the Shepherd women's basketball team to a 71-55 win over Virginia-Wise on Saturday to keep the Rams tied atop the Mountain East Conference standings Taylor Sandidge and Kayla Carey each had 15 points for the Cavaliers.

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  11. WLU Men Stay On TopRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | The Intelligencer

    ... their No. 1 ranking on Saturday by rallying to a 113-107 overtime victory at Concord. Monday's 113-82 rout of UVA-Wise was not included in this week's rankings, which considered games through Sunday. While West Liberty held onto the No. 1 spot it ...

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  12. Staff decorate ornaments for foster childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... to be distributed before Christmas for all foster children at the Departments of Social Services in Lee, Scott and Wise counties and the city of Norton in Virginia. "This opportunity is another of many outreach efforts by area foster and adopted ...

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  13. Railsplitters No. 6 in NABC pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... eak of 62 consecutive in the poll. Lincoln Memorial concludes the 2014 portion of the schedule on Sunday with a trip to Wise, Va., for a nonconference bout against the UVA-Wise Cavaliers. Tip-off in that contest is scheduled for 3 p.m.

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  14. Emenike's book on entrepreneurship tackles unemploymentRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | Vanguard

    ... of International Affairs, Lagos, presented to the public. The book which was published by Napoleon Hill Foundation, Wise, Virginia USA, is aimed at teaching individuals how to be successful entrepreneurs. And to ensure the book gets to the largest ...

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  15. Local landmark reopens after almost being demolishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | WCYB

    For decades community members and visitors to Wise Virginia wondered what would become of the old Wise Inn. The 100-year old hotel has fallen on hard times and was almost destined to become a parking lot.

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  16. Historical society closing courthouse officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Coalfield.com

    Two weeks from today, Friday, the Wise County Historical Society will close its doors at the Wise County courthouse.

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  17. Yuletide favorites featured in upcoming concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Middlesboro Daily News

    Join Symphony of the Mountains, Powell Valley Middle School Choir and the University of Virginia's College at Wise Choir to ring in the holiday season with the joyous sounds of new and old yuletide favorites. Pro-Art Association will present "By the Fireside," a collection of holiday music, at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 3 in J.W. Adams Performing Arts Center.

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  18. United Way, Food City host fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Coalfield.com

    If shopping at the Wise Food City next Tuesday, patrons might notice some familiar faces bagging groceries in the check-out lines.

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  19. Market for older buildings continuing to growRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Business Journal

    Joe Magliocco, president , Connie Kam, vice president, and Willie Pratt, master distiller for Michter's Distillery LLC, are shown in front of the Fort Nelson Building at 801 W. Main St. The company plans to open a distillery and visitor center there. More and more people are investing in small, older properties, according to officials with the National Trust for Historic Preservation .

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  20. Yuletide favorites featured in upcoming concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Join Symphony of the Mountains, Powell Valley Middle School Choir and the University of Virginia's College at Wise Choir to ring in the holiday season with the joyous sounds of new and old yuletide favorites. Pro-Art Association will present "By the Fireside," a collection of holiday music, at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 3 in J.W. Adams Performing Arts Center.

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