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The Virginia Tech women's basketball team is one win away from the Final Four. But it surprisingly is Ohio State, not UConn, that stands in the Hokies' way.
Tyler Hughes plays the banjo and autoharp, calls square dances, co-directs Mountain Music School at Mountain Empire Community College, and — five years after he was first appointed — is still the youngest member of the Big Stone Gap town council.
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ABINGDON, Va. — A genealogy project at a local elementary school has turned into a family affair, uncovering clues to family histories.
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On a day that was blustery as could be, John Battle High School’s baseball team earned a win by running like the wind.
Keith Helton won a big trophy and proved a point in Saturday’s season-opener at Kingsport Speedway.
The opening game of the 1959 TSSAA state baseball tournament featured a matchup between teams from completely opposite ends of the state – the Tennessee High Vikings from Bristol vs. the Christian Brothers Purple Wave from Memphis.They would meet in the middle in Nashville as part of the fou…
MARION, Va. — The town of Marion has begun removing long-standing eyesores as part of a program to address blighted property.
Along with guiding his Virginia High Bearcats boys soccer team to victory, VHS senior Patrick Poku has a goal for every match.“I try to leave something that people can remember me by – whether it’s scoring, passing or defense,” Poku said.
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BRISTOL, Va. — Award-winning journalist and long-time Herald Courier reporter David McGee has been named the newspaper’s local news editor.
GRUNDY, Va. — Amanda Shafer has been named the new executive director of the Buchanan County Chamber of Commerce.
Two coaches who had previously taken the boys basketball programs at their respective schools to the top of the Hogoheegee District during their tenures have resigned their posts.Jeff Austin stepped down after 10 seasons leading the Holston Cavaliers, while Ryan Potts is done after four seas…
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Instead of a fight, the administration opted for a corporate solution: a buyout of Jillian Balow.
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WISE, Va. — A grant of up to $50,000 for workforce development was recently finalized for the Napoleon Hill Foundation in Wise.
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