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  1. New Bigfoot Image Finds Creature in VirginiaRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Patch.com

    Goodbye, fuzzy images of Bigfoot. Hello, high definition images of Bigfoot a well, it's something, and it's purportedly on Virginia's Intracoastal Waterway.

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  2. The nation's weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    Tropical Storm Arthur will continue to inch slowly northward along the Eastern Seaboard on Thursday, while a cold frontal boundary will extend from the southern Plains to the Northeast.

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  3. Appalachia celebrated at Mountain State Art and Craft FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | West Virginia Metro

    ... This year, that number is 75 percent. A jury of craft experts selects all of the artisans with a focus on Appalachia. "(There's) Pottery to ceramics to photography to art, paintings, jewelry, metal, glass. There's just an unbelievable amount of ...

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  4. Mountain State Art and Craft Fair Returns To AppalachiaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia The granddaddy of all West Virginia craft fairs is back and is known for offering the best of Appalachian food, music and fun.

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  5. Voting underway for People's Choice AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Daily Tribune News

    Swheat Market Deli patrons place their lunch orders with co-owner Tim Thompson. The Cartersville downtown business won last year's People's Choice Award for best restaurant in Bartow County.

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  6. The Battle of King's Mountain was a turning point of the RevolutionRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Tomahawk Online

    Twenty years after the signing of the Declaration of Independence, a new state was born - Tennessee.

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  7. Fish Populations Down Due to Mountaintop MiningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Science Blog

    ... that can become toxic when ingested at high doses. It naturally occurs within geological formations in Appalachia but can become concentrated in streams flowing from mountaintop mining operations. Conductivity is a measure of the capacity of water ...

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  8. Augusta evening mini-courses offeredRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... mini-courses are available in Two Left Feet: Blues & Swing Dance, Self-care for Musicians, Images & Sounds of Appalachia, and Math & Music. Participants in Blues and Swing Dance will learn a variety of forms to a range of tempos. No experience is ...

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  9. Another sign of climate changeRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 29 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Some scientists suggest it could be still another sign of climate change: Salamanders in the Appalachian Mountains are getting smaller, they say, because in a drier, warmer climate, the little cold-blooded creatures use more energy to stay alive.

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  10. Sheepsquatch: A creature from the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | Examiner.com

    There's something big out in the deep woods of Appalachia. Real big. Its called "the white thing" or a more appropriate term, Sheepsquatch.

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  11. Merlene Davis: Berea College, author show diversity of AppalachiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... Appalachian writer-in-residence. That designation is a hat-tip to all the black people who have made a home in Appalachia, but who have never been acknowledged. Affrilachian was a word coined by Frank X Walker, Kentucky's Poet Laureate, in the early ...

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  12. Outlaw to walk free July 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | San Francisco Bay View

    We are excited about the impending release from prison of our beloved friend and comrade, Frank "Outlaw" Reid, on July 14. Outlaw will finally walk free! Allies in D.C. and Virginia have been raising financial support for his re-entry.

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  13. GreenHunter Resources Announces Multiple Pipeline Project in Pennsylvania and West VirginiaRead the original story

    Monday Jun 30 | Business Wire

    ... phase. Commenting on this new, multiple pipeline project, Mr. John Jack, Senior Vice President of Operations for Appalachia stated, "We have been working diligently with a number of active producers in our attempts to address some of the challenges ...

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  14. Study: Salamanders in the Appalachians are smallerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 29 | The Washington Post

    Some scientists suggest it could be still one more sign of climate change: Salamanders in the Appalachian Mountains are getting smaller, they say, because in a drier, warmer climate, the little cold-blooded creatures use more energy to stay alive.

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  15. We Are Our Mountain's Keeper: The Fight for the Soil & Soul of AppalachiaRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... detonating three million pounds of explosives a day in an attempt to literally blow the tops off of mountains in Appalachia. As per the instructions given to me by Elise Keaton, an environmentalist friend of mine who would be giving me a tour that ...

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  16. The AgendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | National Review Online

    ... rural, isolated counties are. Kevin Williamson has reported for before on the suffering ubiquitous across rural Appalachia. Both the stories and data are brutal coming from these parts of the country. The county data also nicely illustrates a recent ...

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  17. City gets $935K block grantRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... will receive $1 million toward a sewer project, according to a release from the state. The towns of South Hill, Appalachia, Crewe, Clifton Forge, Colonial Beach, Troutdale and Cleveland, as well as the counties of Buchanan, Greensville, Mecklenburg ...

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  18. Community improvement grants total $8.5M in Va.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    ... project, while $1 million in Wise County is earmarked for a sewer project. Other recipients include the town of Appalachia to repair a water line, Mecklenburg County for housing rehabilitation, and Colonial Beach for downtown improvements. Funding ...

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  19. Apollo's Fire's 'Glory on the Mountain' enchants sold-out audienceRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Tallmadge Express

    ... "The program tells the stories of the generations of men and women who came from the British Isles to the Appalachia area," Sorrell said. "It starts off with a farewell, where they are leaving their families behind." The concert, which was staged in ...

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  20. Impact Study Ordered for Coalfields Expressway Route in Va.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | WCAV

    ... connecting it with interstates. Most of the region is served by twisting two-lane roads. Jane Branham of Southern Appalachia Stewards said economically depressed coal communities "desperately need" a link to new economic opportunities. The region ...

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