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  1. Local College Announces Commencement SpeakerRead the original story

    Monday | The Daily News-Record

    ... with businesses around the Valley to provide marketing and business assistance. He is a native resident of Highland County and served five terms on its board of supervisors until 2011. The commencement ceremony will be held at 6:30 p.m. on May 9, at ...

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  2. Local track results from WednesdayRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | The Daily News Leader

    ... sprinters and jumpers, Wilson Memorial tallied 141 points to outpace Riverheads (99) and Buffalo Gap (79). Highland County scored six, while Virginia School for the Deaf and Blind added one. Herndon, who's the sixth-ranked discus thrower in the ...

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  3. SVEC Warns of Payment ScamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | NBC29

    ... the numbers are: 9410011 Ntelos, 5150011 Shentel, and 2130022 Verizon; in Frederick County, 4500111; in Highland County, 4680011; in Page County, 7431100; in Rockingham County, 4342200; in Shenandoah County, 4771077, in Warren County, 6351110; and ...

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  4. Youth Philanthropy Council decides on grantsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | The Daily News Leader

    The area's Youth Philanthropy Council has chosen recipients for its annual grants adding up to $10,000.

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  5. Mildred W. ReynoldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 23 | The Daily News Leader

    Mrs. Reynolds was born in Highland County on Nov. 23, 1919, a daughter of the late Walter Wayne, Sr. and Emma Wagner.

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  6. Va Free announces new directorRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 19 | Virginia Business

    ... representing the 20th district which included Staunton, parts of Augusta County and Rockingham County, and Highland County. During that time he also was general manager of his family's business, Shenandoah Valley Water Co. and chairman of the ...

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  7. Wiseman--WilsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 18 | The Daily News Leader

    ... nsed veterinary technician. The groom attended Virginia Tech. He is a veterinarian. After a wedding trip to Highland County the couple reside in Swoope.

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  8. Fellows to set up 2-acre gardensRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | The Daily News Leader

    ... gardens in the next few years. Three fellows from the Allegheny Mountain School -- a fellowship program in Highland County that focuses on food systems -- have begun cultivating the land on VSDB's campus for food production. The idea is that, ...

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  9. Gallons upon gallonsRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2014 | The Daily News Leader

    There are many reasons to visit the Highland County Maple Festival each year: the scenic beauty of Highland County, the fascination with the many maple farms that dot the community, the vendors, and the people that work them.

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  10. Highland Maple Fest begins this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | The Daily News Leader

    ... and buckwheat breakfasts to maple donuts, maple candy and maple-glazed chicken. The festival also offers Highland County-grown lamb kebab, trout and vegetarian dinners, along with several other meal options you can enjoy during your visit. The ...

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  11. Franklyn D. McDormanRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | The Daily News Leader

    ... of Staunton; two grandchildren, Loren R. Karicofe and Garret R. Karicofe; two stepsons, John Bodkin of Highland County and Jack Bodkin of Staunton; a stepdaughter, Kim Bodkin of Staunton; a stepgrandson, Will Bodkin; half-brother, Earl Miller and ...

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  12. Ice and Snow Will Create Dangerous Road ConditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

    ... roads - Moderate conditions in Page, Shenandoah, Frederick, Clarke and Warren counties. Minor conditions in Highland County. Clear conditions in Alleghany, Bath, Rockbridge, Augusta and Rockingham counties, Secondary roads - Moderate conditions in ...

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  13. Thaine E. BillingsleyRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2014 | The Daily News Leader

    ... oldest son, Gary. Until the time of his move to Sunnyside, Dr. Billingsley practiced medicine, serving as Highland County's only physician for most of his career. A general practitioner, he did everything from delivering babies to treating terminal ...

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  14. Houston Texans Friday RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2014 | ToroTimes

    ... I had a conversation with a Hall of Fame baseball announcer about reality TV. I'm the sports editor of The Highland County Press in Ohio, along with being editor of the Toro Times (the Houston Texans Fansided site) and a staff writer for Call to the ...

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  15. Ruby F. LambertRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2014 | The Daily News Leader

    ... hour prior to the service at Obaugh Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Highland County Volunteer Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 268, Monterey, VA or Highland County Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 267, Monterey, VA ...

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  16. M.S. Basketball RoundupRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2014 | The Daily News Leader

    Highland County split a middle school boys' and girls' basketball doubleheader on Tuesday. In the boys' game, Jalen Henderson scored 16 points, and Cole Whitmore and Jadie Lawrence added eight points apiece as the Dragons ...

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  17. Anita C. MockRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2014 | The Daily News Leader

    Highland County passed away Friday, Jan. 10, 2014 at Culpeper Regional Hospital. She was born Jan. 16, 1933 at Stanley, Wis., a daughter of the late Carl and Bethelva (Gibbs) Brandt. ...

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  18. Kincaid's Body Found During SearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2014 | WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

    The Virginia Department of Emergency Management's search found the body of Highland County missing man, 61-year-old, Charles Kincaid Thursday morning.

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  19. Body of missing Highland County man found on Blue Ridge ParkwayRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2014 | The Daily News Leader

    Authorities found the body of a missing Highland County man Thursday, ending a search that began Dec. 29 when he was reported missing.

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  20. VSDB's Mills more than a high-scoring playerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2014 | The Daily News Leader

    ... Blind to surpass the 1,000-career-point plateau, according to school officials, on Dec. 17 in a game against Highland County. Mills, a blond-haired teenager with a wrap around smile, averaged 17.2 points per game a year ago and scored 26 points in ...

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