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Shades of Ralph, touches of Carter in Nathan's voice

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 10:00am
Ralph Stanley’s grandson will lead the Clinch Mountain Boys to the stage of The Jettie Baker Center in Clintwood, Va. on April 4.

Check out area exhibits, festivals, etc. in the local region

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 10:00am
Check out the many exhibits in the area

Expired inspection sticker leads to arrest of 3 Smyth County residents

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 9:48am
Three Saltville residents face criminal charges following a traffic stop over an expired inspection sticker.

Short Takes: Saving Abel, Dangermuffin, Darkest Hour and more

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 9:45am
Country duo Kelly Willis and Bruce Robison lead this week’s free MP3 download. Check out Music Notes in Short Takes.

ASD WoodRight program selects six communtiies for aid

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 9:39am
WoodRight Forest Products, a project of Appalachian Sustainable Development, has selected six focus communities to help link Central Appalachian forest products to consumers.

Health Wagon scheduled to be featured Sunday on '60 Minutes'

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 11:50pm
The show is expected to air at 7 p.m., according to a written statement from The Health Wagon.

UVa recruiting dedicated students for master's program in nursing

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 11:46pm
The university announced earlier this month that it will bring its master's entry program, a clinical nurse leader program, to the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center starting in 2015.

Mid-Atlantic Garden Faire sows plans for spring event

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 11:28pm
This year's Mid-Atlantic Garden Faire will be held from May 2-4 at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center.

City releases remaining $16 million in bonds after The Pinnacle acquires the required retail space.

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 10:26pm
City Council members voted Tuesday to allocate the remaining general obligation bonds promised to The Pinnacle's developer last January once retail commitments were met.

Wise County man charged with domestic assault, assault on officer

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 8:00pm
A deputy received minor injuries after being bitten by the suspect's dog.

Soldier kills 3, wounds 16 at Fort Hood before killing himself

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 6:13pm
The shooter, who served in Iraq in 2011, had been undergoing an assessment to determine whether he had post-traumatic stress disorder.

Federal waiver gives Tenn. hospitals $80M

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 2:49pm
Tennessee is the only state in the country without guaranteed access to Medicaid's disproportionate share hospital program.

General Shale appoints Smith to CEO

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 2:19pm
A 22-year veteran of General Shale has been appointed its chief executive officer.

Virginia Education Association re-elects president

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 2:08pm
Meg Gruber has been re-elected president of the Virginia Education Association.

Virginia Intermont College seniors showcase work in Abingdon

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 2:00pm
All it took was developing her first roll of film, and Marjorie Ann Fishback, a senior at Virginia Intermont College, knew exactly the career path she wanted to pursue.

Mayoral candidates forum scheduled

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 1:42pm
Other county office and commission candidates will be on-hand

Health Wagon segment scheduled to air on 60 Minutes Sunday

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 1:41pm
The Health Wagon is scheduled to be featured in an upcoming segment of CBS' 60 Minutes.

King holding alumni festival

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 1:32pm
Activities takes place throughout the week

Report criticizes Virginia corrections policies

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 12:24pm
RICHMOND, Va. — A report issued Wednesday by a justice reform organization says that Virginia is spending too much to keep too many people locked up for too long.

Report criticizes Virginia corrections policies

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 12:16pm
A justice reform organization says Virginia is spending too much to keep too many people locked up for too long.