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  1. Musical spoof of 'Gone with the Wind' opens this weekRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Daily Advance

    ... his role as Mammy or "Whammy" as he's called in the play The play had two successful runs at the Barter Theater in Abingdon, Va where it originated. "I"ll Never Be Hungry Again" was first performed in 2006 and again in 2013 at the professional ...

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  2. Country Inn & Suites by Carlson Opens in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Hotel Business

    Country Inns & Suites by Carlson has opened a new property in Abingdon, VA, at the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. The hotel offers 81 guestrooms and suites.

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  3. Spying by the Numbers: Conversation with Mary Blakemore JohnstonRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | HistoryNet

    ... we couldn't eat if we couldn't remember the words! On December 6, 1942, he marched me to the recruiting station in Abingdon, Virginia. I was underweight by two pounds. "Keep those papers handy," Dad told the sergeant. "We'll be back tomorrow ...

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  4. In Brief: Mast candy sales benefit Hunger Coalition, Watauga Women meet Feb. 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Watauga Democrat

    ... Mountain Brewery. 5:01 networking events are held on the first Thursday of each month; bring a business card. ABINGDON, Va. - Highlands Bankshares Inc. (OTCQX: HLND), parent company of Highlands Union Bank, is recently announced it has been named to ...

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  5. ECC to present 'Great Expectations' at Keihin AuditoriumRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... Community College. "This will provide real variety to our Performance Series." The Barter Players are based in Abingdon, Va., at the historic Barter Theatre, which is known today as The State Theatre of Virginia. The acting troupe has a reputation ...

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  6. JCHS Longhorns clip Abingdon Falcons 61-50 on MondayRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Tomahawk Online

    Johnson County was in need of a breakout game and they found it just across the state line in Abingdon.

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  7. In Brief: Highlands Union expands staff, Publix to host job fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Watauga Democrat

    ABINGDON, Va. - Highlands Union Bank announced Jan. 27 that it has hired five experienced bankers to further serve the growing High Country business community.

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  8. Week in review -Read the original story

    Monday Jan 30 | Bladen Journal

    ... policies in their decision to fire Superintendent Tommy Lowry and hire Tom Graves, an educational consultant from Abingdon, Va. One person was killed shortly before dawn Thursday after a collision on N.C. 410. First Sgt. Matt Hardee of the Highway ...

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  9. Design for Days: 100 Years of Home-BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 20 | RISMedia

    ... period home design and architecture styles from each decade, from 1900 through today. $549,000, 337 Valley St. NE, Abingdon, VA 24210 Known to locals as "The Pink Lady," this early Victorian home for sale has been refreshed with new appliances, but ...

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  10. Don't Cry for Me, Margaret Mitchell' opens Jan. 27Read the original story

    Jan 19, 2017 | Daily Tribune News

    ... Stiles Auditorium, 320 W. Cherokee Ave. in Cartersville. "This show is an original work from the Barter Theatre in Abingdon, Virginia, written by V. Cate and Duke Ernsberger that we wanted to bring to Cartersville," said Meghann Humphreys, director ...

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  11. Make way for matcha this winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | USA Today

    ... Mint Smoothie Bowl with Swiss chard, avocado, banana, apple, coconut water, matcha, mint, granola and berries. In Abingdon, Va., White Birch Juice offers a few signature matcha drinks and Matcha Milk, a concoction of matcha, almond milk, honey, ...

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  12. Education 32 mins ago 11:46 p.m.List: Knox County Schools Superintendent candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... educational consultant since 2010, he also served as the assistant superintendent of Washington County Schools in Abingdon, Va. From 2006 to 2010. Tonya Harris: Superintendent of the St. Louis charter school Preclarus Mastery Academy. The school, ...

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  13. All-Star Bluegrass Weekend at Barter TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Cybergrass

    It's an all-bluegrass weekend at Barter Theatre, January 13-15. Scroll down to see the bluegrass legends on stage this weekend in Abingdon.

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  14. Five apply for KCS superintendent job Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... educational consultant since 2010, he also served as the assistant superintendent of Washington County Schools in Abingdon, Va. From 2006 to 2010. Tonya Harris: Superintendent of the St. Louis charter school Preclarus Mastery Academy. The school, ...

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  15. United States of America v. Kareem Lomax RobinsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | FindLaw

    Before GREGORY, Chief Judge, and WYNN and FLOYD, Circuit Judges.Kareem Lomax Robinson, Appellant Pro Se. Jennifer R. Bockhorst, Assistant United States Attorney, Abingdon, Virginia, Jeb Thomas Terrien, Assistant United States Attorney, Elizabeth G. Wright, OFFICE OF THE UNITED STATES ATTORNEY, Harrisonburg, Virginia, for Appellee.

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  16. Lawmakers to hear from public on governor's budget proposalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... VA Community College at Annandale in Fairfax County and at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center in Abingdon. Hearings will begin at noon at Christopher Newport University in Newport News and at the General Assembly Building in Richmond. ...

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  17. Lawmakers to hear from public on governora s budget proposalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... VA Community College at Annandale in Fairfax County and at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center in Abingdon. Hearings will begin at noon at Christopher Newport University in Newport News and at the General Assembly Building in Richmond. ...

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  18. Trump's win warmly received in southwest Virginia, but how much can coal come back?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2016 | Powhatan Today

    Jim Rogers, Former President and CEO of Duke Energy, was the keynote speaker at the American Energy Society and Emory and Henry College Energy conference on Tuesday in Abingdon, Virginia. 12/7/2016: Jim Rogers, former president and CEO of Duke Energy, was the keynote speaker at the American Energy Society and Emory & Henry College energy conference on Tuesday in Abingdon, Virginia.

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  19. Easements sought for trail project -Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    ... Muncipal Park, where the muster field for the eastern terminus of the Overmountain Men was, and the other begins in Abingdon, Virginia. The Elkin trail leads south through the park, then continues beyond Galloway Episcopal Church, across West Main ...

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  20. Garbage truck driver hurt in crash with trainRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Authorities say a garbage truck driver has serious but not life-threatening injuries after his truck collided with a freight train at a railroad crossing in southwestern Virginia. Virginia State Police said in a statement that the crash happened before noon Monday along Wyndale Road at Kenwarn Lane in Abingdon.

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