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  1. Grottoes A Hub For Valley BluegrassRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily News-Record

    ... self-taught fiddle wizard twice finished third in the Old Time Fiddle competition at the Old Fiddlers' Convention in Galax and posted four more top 10 finishes, and he said he won the five-state fiddle championship (Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, ...

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  2. Brain-injured trucker publishes children's bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fleet Owner Magazine

    ... but wanted to do something more with my life than go to the doctor all the time, so I decided to write a book." The Galax, VA, resident toyed with the idea of an autobiography. "I had thought about writing a book on my life history because I was ...

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  3. Carter Family Fold hosts Cabin Creek Boys SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Cybergrass

    ... Lansing, North Carolina, the band also includes Jackson Cunningham of Grant, Virginia, on guitar; Trish Kilby Fore of Galax, Virginia, on clawhammer banjo; and Jerry Steinberg of Salem, Virginia, on upright bass. Chris Testerman was raised in the ...

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  4. Citizens rally for unity, activism -Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Mt. Airy News

    ... who is associated with Elk Spur United Church of Christ in Fancy Gap, Virginia, and Hearts United Community Church in Galax, Va., makes his sentiments known through a sign. Carrying signs and chanting slogans such as "We are Mount Airy!" which ...

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  5. Budget Cuts Threaten Coyote Abatement ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | The Daily News-Record

    ... Bureau supports two budget amendments introduced by Sens. Frank M. Ruff Jr., R-Clarksville, and Charles Carrico, R-Galax, as well as Del. Charles Poindexter, R-Franklin County. Both amendments would restore funding to the program. Corey Childs, ...

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  6. Sherry Boyd gone from WBRF, Classic Country 98.1Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Popular bluegrass radio host Sherry Boyd, staple of WPAQ in Mt Airy, NC for more than 20 years, has been let go by their sister station, WBRF, Classic Country 98.1, in Galax, VA. Boyd had been hosting Monday Night Bluegrass at the station and working as a sales associate since 2012.

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  7. Former truck driver now a published children's authorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    A former truck driver from Galax, Virginia just published his first children's book, "The Elves and the Ice Cream". During his years as a truck driver, a desire to write was Roger Hodge's constant companion out on the road.

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  8. Molly was euthanized after killing a chicken while she was on the loose.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | WTVR Richmond

    ... rehomed to a state non-adjacent to Virginia. Molly's owner surrendered her, and the dog was later euthanized in Galax City, despite organizations like the Richmond SPCA and others offering to take her. "While none of us like that behavior, we have ...

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  9. Jeff Brown and Still Lonesome at Carter Fold SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Cybergrass

    ... 9 and mandolin at 12. During which time he has been recognized as Best All- Around Performer and 1st Place Mandolin at Galax Old Time Fiddler's Convention in Galax VA. Mitch Walker from Raleigh, North Carolina is currently a student at East ...

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  10. New Pulaski County administratora s reputation precedes himRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | Southwest Times

    ... a new church." Until their new home is ready for dwellers, the Sweets are living in a temporary residence on the Galax-Grayson County line. His parents, sister and brothers live in the area as well. In 1994, the family left King George County for ...

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  11. Poe, Sheree Lynn WadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 29 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Friday, January 27, 2017 at Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry County. Sheree was born on June 20, 1960 in Galax, Va. to Norene Wade of Martinsville and the late Ivan E. Wade. She was also preceded in death by her mother-in-law and father ...

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  12. Speed-monitoring camera bills killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... to use handheld speed-monitoring cameras in or around highway work zones. The committee chairman, Sen. Bill Carrico, R-Galax, is the patron of that bill. A legislative aide for Deeds said Wednesday that the decision to send the two bills to the ...

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  13. Remember When - " Jan. 15-21Read the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | Galax Gazette

    ... the site. To purchase a subscription simply enter your zipcode below 2762365178222 P.O. Box 68, 108 West Stuart Drive, Galax, VA 24333 Office Hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday

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  14. Public record for 1/18/17 editionRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2017 | Galax Gazette

    ... the site. To purchase a subscription simply enter your zipcode below 2762365178222 P.O. Box 68, 108 West Stuart Drive, Galax, VA 24333 Office Hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday

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  15. Readers Hotline 1/11/17Read the original story

    Jan 11, 2017 | Galax Gazette

    ... the site. To purchase a subscription simply enter your zipcode below 2762365178222 P.O. Box 68, 108 West Stuart Drive, Galax, VA 24333 Office Hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday

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  16. NewsCitizen's Guide to the 2017 General AssemblyRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2017 | Galax Gazette

    ... the site. To purchase a subscription simply enter your zipcode below 2762365178222 P.O. Box 68, 108 West Stuart Drive, Galax, VA 24333 Office Hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday

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  17. School board looks back on 2016 progressRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2017 | Galax Gazette

    ... the site. To purchase a subscription simply enter your zipcode below 2762365178222 P.O. Box 68, 108 West Stuart Drive, Galax, VA 24333 Office Hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday

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  18. Readers Hotline 1/2/17Read the original story

    Jan 2, 2017 | Galax Gazette

    ... the site. To purchase a subscription simply enter your zipcode below 2762365178222 P.O. Box 68, 108 West Stuart Drive, Galax, VA 24333 Office Hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday

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  19. MA, NS girls to meet for titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | Mt. Airy News

    ... four 3-pointers in the Lady Bears' 70-38 win over Forbush. North Surry's Arin Bunker takes a shot in the lane against Galax in the semifinals of the Lady Bear Classic on Wednesday night. Galax' Shea Foxx (40) defends on the play. For years, teams ...

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  20. Mayo returns to MA with new teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2016 | Mt. Airy News

    ... record as the Lady Bears' mentor between 2005 and last season, will return to Bear Country on Tuesday evening with his Galax Maroon Tide squad. Galax (2-2) will host High Point Andrews (5-3) in the third game of the 2016 Lady Bear Holiday Classic at ...

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