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  1. Betty J. - B.J.' Swecker, 85Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    ... Medical College of Virginia School of Nursing. B.J. married Charles E. Swecker, M.D., on June 14, 1952, and moved to Wise, Va., in 1954. She was actively involved in the Trinity United Methodist Church in Wise, serving as the youth choir director ...

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  2. Photo Gallery: Black Lives Matter / All LivesaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Jackson Sun

    Around fifty people participated in the Black Lives Matter/All Live Matter March, Saturday, July 23, 2016. The march started at St. Paul CME church and ended on Main St. Jackson Police were on-hand to block intersections.

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  3. McAuliffe: Free clinic is necessary because Virginia refuses to actRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Gov. Terry McAuliffe talks with Dr. Joseph Aloi and Dr. Terri Babineau at the Remote Area Medical Clinic in Wise.

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  4. Kaine liberal appeal muted by energy ties, abortion concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Kaine, said his administration undercut their efforts to impose tough standards on a coal-fired Dominion power plant in Wise, Virginia. David Botkins , a Dominion spokesman, said Kaine "has supported the development of affordable, cleaner energy ...

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  5. Return of RAM: Another year without health care for VirginiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Washington Post

    On a muggy summer day last year, I drove up the winding roads of Coeburn Mountain (sometimes called Wise Mountain, depending on which of those towns you call home). The founder of Remote Area Medical , Stan Brock, known around here as the Appalachia ...

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  6. Nancy Mae BakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Northern Michigan News

    Nancy Mae Baker, of Lake City, passed away at her home on Thursday, July 14, 2016. She was 71. She was born on January 10, 1945, in Wise, Virginia, to John an... As cadillacnews.com transitions to a metered site, the login information will help us determine whether you are a paid subscriber or one of our casual visitors.

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  7. View Press ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Business Wire

    ... visits to local parks and libraries and other activities. $8,000 to the Remote Area Medical (RAM) Health Expedition in Wise, Va. to enhance its efforts to provide free dental, medical and vision services to individuals and families who live in ...

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  8. Back to school event is SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Coalfield.com

    School has only been out of session a few weeks, but Cavalier Pharmacy in Wise, local human service agencies, businesses and churches are getting ready for the Back-to-School Community Event which will be held Saturday, July 16 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Big Glades in Wise.

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  9. Gerrie Hibbitts GrigsbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Potomac Local

    ... Donna Sechler, and Janice Miller, as well as 14 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. She was originally from Wise, Virginia. She worked for over 30 years at Catalano's Quality Dry Cleaners in the town of Quantico, Virginia. Recently, she worked ...

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  10. Frontier Secure to bring 500 jobs to WiseRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Virginia Business

    Frontier Secure is planning to open a customer care center in Wise County, creating up to 500 new jobs. Frontier Secure is a division of Stamford, Conn.-based Frontier Communications Corp., which provides communications services to customers in 29 states.

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  11. Company to create 500 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Coalfield.com

    Frontier Secure announced today that it will open a customer care center in Wise County in mid-August and create as many as 500 jobs.

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  12. Wise, Va. man sentenced to 19 years for role in multiple home invasionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | WCYB

    A Wise, Va. man has been sentenced to 19 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to numerous charges in relation to a string of burglaries from late 2015 to early 2016.

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  13. New Application for Drones: Disaster ReliefRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2016 | US News & World Report

    ... company that last year conducted the first Federal Aviation Administration-approved unmanned drone delivery near rural Wise, Virginia, and which earlier this year launched the first sanctioned delivery in an urban setting - became the first outfit ...

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  14. Wise, Va. man arrested on abduction chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | WCYB

    According to the Wise County Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to Sheffield Apartments in Coeburn on a call of an attempted breaking and entering. The suspect had fled on foot when police arrived.

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  15. New technology on displayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... local physician's office and hold a video conference with another doctor in a different area. "Imagine if you lived in Wise, Virginia, and you needed to go visit a doctor at UVA in Charlottesville. This would save you a lot of time and money," ...

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  16. Prince named 2016 LMU-DCOM Preceptor of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... training at Eastern Virginia Medical School, he and his wife felt a strong pull to return to their home town of Wise, Virginia, to settle down. Prince, his brother Marty and another local physician eventually started their own practice, Internal ...

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  17. America's "drone problem": Maybe not be as bad as everyone thinksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    A drone delivers supplies and medicine to thousands of people seeking dental and medical care at the Remote Area Medical clinic at the Wise County Fairgrounds in Wise, Virginia, in July, 2015. A new report suggests that drone pilots are now flying more responsibly amid heightened public concerns over the dangers of the unmanned aerial vehicles.

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  18. Norton man pleads guilty to murdering his girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | WCYB

    According to authorities, in 2014, Matthew Tate, 29, shot his girlfriend, Kristina Padilla, seven times at Lake Street Secure Self Storage in Wise, Va. Padilla's body was found inside a fenced area of the facility.

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  19. Eastern Shore stories, from colonists to the bridge tunnel Read Story Carol Vaughn, Delmarva NowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    ... founder of Presbyterianism in America; General John Cropper, American patriot of the Revolutionary War era; Henry Wise, Virginia governor in the period leading up to the Civil War; and Abel Upshur, secretary of the navy and secretary of state under ...

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  20. Ita s a long road to WiseRead the original story

    May 28, 2016 | Virginia Business

    ... a two-week period last month, I found myself in Norfolk, Chantilly, Charlottesville, Richmond, Lexington, Irvington and Wise - in that order! That's a lot of time crisscrossing the commonwealth. The road to Wise started on a foggy morning in ...

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