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Plenty of holiday happenings on tap for Wytheville

Wytheville is going all out for Christmas this year. In addition to the annual Christmas parade, there will be all kinds of merriment, including carriage rides, the official lighting of the Christmas tree in Withers Park, hot chocolate and cookies, a Festival of Trees and a ribbon cutting to recogni

SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA TODAY - 2017-11-22 22:00:00

Dawg House opens in Wytheville

There's a new place to eat a biscuit in Wytheville. Tha' Dawg House has opened in the old Long John Silver's location. Just as he did in Pulaski, owner Mark Hale converted the former fish restaurant on East Main Street into Tha Dawg House, an eatery that serves breakfast and lunch, including Hale's

SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA TODAY - 2017-11-21 21:45:00

Rural Retreat flower shop under new, old management

Jessica Robertson has opened Robertson Hollow Florist in Rural Retreat. She sold the business on East Bumgardner Street four years ago, but recently bought it back.Submitted photo A floral shop is under new ownership in Rural Retreat, a Wytheville woman has started a free clothing closet in Austinvi

SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA TODAY - 2017-11-22 14:00:00

Active lifestyle and healthy diet helps Wythe man get back on his feet

When David Coleman suffered a massive stroke nine years ago, the doctors weren't sure if he would live - let alone be able to walk. "The doctor said if I lived through the night, I would probably be brain-dead," said Coleman. But Coleman did live through the night. And his brain regained its functio

SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA TODAY - 2017-11-21 21:15:00

Del. Todd Pillion wins award for sponsoring opioid legislation

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SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA TODAY - 2017-11-22 05:00:00

Phi Theta Kappa at Walters State inducts new local members

MORRISTOWN - Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society for community college students, has inducted 63 new members at Walters State Community College. Claiborne County residents honored are Charlotte Johnson and James Thomas of Speedwell; and Kendra Pace of Tazewell. From Cocke County, Stacy

ROGERSVILLE REVIEW - 2017-11-21 20:50:00

Fresh Air Galaxy grocery store changes ownership, now part of Compare Foods chain

HICKORY - The former Fresh Air Galaxy grocery store on Springs Road has come under the ownership of the chain Compare Foods, a change that a representative of the new ownership says will expand the store's international offerings. Manuel Olivares, a representative of the Compare Foods ownership grou

HICKORY DAILY RECORD - 2017-11-22 06:00:00

Woman pleads no contest in death of 90-year-old Pulaski man

PULASKI - Tina Shatan Thompson Kemp pleaded no contest Monday to voluntary manslaughter in the March 2017 death of 90-year-old Ernest Torres. Kemp, 47, of Pulaski, was sentenced to serve 10 years in prison, the maximum term allowed by law. Pulaski Circuit Court Judge Brad Finch also imposes a year o


Lebanon's Hariri makes detour on way home, lands in Cyprus

BEIRUT (AP) - Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri paid an unexpected visit to Cyprus late on Tuesday, making a detour on what was expected to be his return home to Beirut, more than two weeks since his stunning resignation in a televised message from Saudi Arabia. Hariri was received by Cypriot Pre

BOWLING GREEN DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-21 21:23:33

Latham, McKinney selected to All-Star Team

Franklin-Simpson Wildcats' middle school football team players Keaton Latham and Tae McKinney were selected as members of the Kentucky All-Stars 7th Grade Team. Both players were selected in the running back position. They traveled to Campbellsville University to try out and became two out of 90 pla

FRANKLIN FAVORITE - 2017-11-23 08:00:00

Art Series continues with Tuesday show

The second show of the Central Kentucky Arts Series is quickly coming up, and CKAS board member Lisa Gupton is very excited about next Tuesday's show. "We are very excited about this show, and for all the shows that we have coming up this year," Gupton said. The show will be a concert involving t


Blevins credits students for successes

While Casey County High School has posted gains in test scores, many of the schools' successes have been completely student driven, school board members were told Nov. 13. The school, which hosted the board's monthly meeting, continues raising the bar for students and accomplishing goals, Principa

CASEYNEWS.NET - 2017-11-22 14:00:00

Thanksgiving closings and trash pickup

Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, Thursday's garbage will be picked up today, Wednesday, Nov. 22, and Friday's garbage will be picked up on Monday, Nov. 27. In Bradfordsville, garbage will be picked up on Wednesday, Nov. 22, after 4:30 p.m. The Marion County Clerk's Office, the Marion Circuit Clerk'

LEBANON ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-22 13:00:00

Enterprise to deliver letters to Santa

The Lebanon Enterprise continues to partner with the jolliest man in the land, Santa Claus, and delivers local letters to him at the North Pole before Christmas. The Enterprise will also continue the tradition of publishing letters written by local children. A special edition of the paper will inclu

LEBANON ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-22 13:00:00

Film complex to be built in Springfield

The film industry is coming back to Springfield, and this time it's here to stay. According to Springfield tourism's director, Stephanie McMillin, the Springfield Bonded Film Complex will begin operations in 2018. The project is a collaboration of the tourism department, city of Springfield, local

THESPRINGFIELDSUN.COM - 2017-11-21 20:02:00

Taylor County earns Work Ready certification

It has been years in the making, but the announcement was made public last week that Taylor County was named a "Kentucky Work Ready Community." A news release from Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet Secretary Hal Heiner announced that Taylor and Barren counties have been certifie


Hammond man charged with assault, imprisonment

HAMMOND - St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies on Nov. 17 charged Michael A. Bice, 50, of 1470 Route 37, with third-degree assault and second-degree unlawful imprisonment, both misdemeanors. Deputies said the charges stem from a Nov. 17 domestic incident that occurred at Mr. Bice's residence. No

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2017-11-22 02:42:00

Alleged Pot Deal Ends In Shooting & Accident

A drug deal gone bad in the town of Hammond last week and a shooting that followed ended with three people taken to a hospital and one person in jail. State police say 18 year old Vincent Adams of Redwood lost control of his van on November 13 after 18 year old Christian Johnston of Hammond allegedl

WWNYTV.COM - 2017-11-22 18:21:00

Firefighters Dispatched To Morristown House Fire

Firefighters from Brier Hill, Morristown and Hammond were at the scene of a house fire Monday morning in the town of Morristown. The house is between Brier Hill and Hammond on State Route 37. Firefighters were called there about 7:45 a.m. after 911 dispatchers received a report of smoke coming from


Lisbon woman faces grand jury for burglary charge

CANTON - A Lisbon woman charged with burglary will have her case brought before a grand jury after she turned down a plea deal Monday in St. Lawrence County Court. Melissa A. Planty, 39, of 41 Ross Road, Lisbon, turned down a plea deal from the district attorney's office that would have had her plea

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2017-11-21 13:15:00