Tazewell County Newswire (Page 2)

Tazewell County Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Tazewell County Man Attacked by BearRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | WOAY

    Pocahontas, VA- A Tazewell County man has quite the story to tell after being attacked by a black bear Thursday. Tony Yopp of Pocahontas, Virginia was returning to his home from his parents at around 12:25 am Wednesday night when he was attacked.

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  2. Gillespie touts outdoor recreation planRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... including river access points in Cleveland, St. Paul and Dungannon. The river flows more than 130 miles from Tazewell County across Russell, Scott and Wise counties and is considered among the most biologically diverse in the nation. "Having more ...

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  3. Bridgewater OKs Bond IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    ... buying the undeveloped property east of the 10-acre park along West Bank Street from Joan and Powell Hess of Tazewell County in July. The town submitted an application Tuesday for a grant from the Land Conservation Foundation of the Virginia ...

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  4. Mr. Jerry Lee Armstrong, Adair County, KYRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2017 | Columbia Magazine

    ... National Cemetery. He was an automobile mechanic in Knoxville, TN, for several years. He was a native of Tazewell County, VA, and a resident of Adair County, KY, at the time of his death here. He leaves one direct living descendant, his son, Troy ...

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  5. Bridgewater Sets Hearing On Bond IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    ... purchasing the undeveloped property east of the park along West Bank Street from Joan and Powell Hess of Tazewell County. Bridgewater will take ownership of the land on Aug. 11. Bridgewater plans to apply for a grant from the Land Conservation ...

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  6. Old Dominion Electric Cooperative leader to retire in January after almost 20 years as CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... J. William Andrew said in a statement Tuesday. Reasor, a Democrat and lawyer from the town of Bluefield in Tazewell County, joined the Senate in 1992 and left in late 1998 to lead ODEC. He left as Virginia was preparing to move from a commitment to ...

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  7. Old Dominion Electric Cooperative leader to retire in January after almost 20 years as CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | Powhatan Today

    ... J. William Andrew said in a statement Tuesday. Reasor, a Democrat and lawyer from the town of Bluefield in Tazewell County, joined the Senate in 1992 and left in late 1998 to lead ODEC. He left as Virginia was preparing to move from a commitment to ...

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  8. Growth Spurt At Wildwood - Bridgewater Council Approves Purchase Of Land Adjacent To Popular ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    ... voted to authorize the purchase, Litten said. The undeveloped parcel is owned by Joan and Powell Hess of Tazewell County and its value is assessed at $35,000, according to Rockingham County tax records. It is east of the park along West Bank Street. ...

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  9. Man arrested after child hit in the face with baseball batRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | WMDT

    ... Telegraph reports 35-year-old Joseph Earl Cox turned himself in on charges of malicious wounding on Monday. Tazewell County Sheriff Brian Hieatt says the boy was airlifted to a hospital in Tennessee, but his condition has not been released. No other ...

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  10. Blue Highway's Wayne Taylor to receive Lifetime Achievement AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Cybergrass

    On the heels of being inducted into the Virginia Country Music Hall of Fame last Fall, the gifted vocalist, songwriter, and bass player Wayne Taylor of the multi-award winning, highly respected band Blue Highway is being honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 15th Annual Tazewell County Fiddlers Convention on Saturday, July 15, at 6:30 pm, at the Historic Crab Orchard Museum & Pioneer Park.

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  11. Lifetime Achievement Award for Wayne Taylor of Blue HighwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Wayne Taylor, bassist, vocalist, and founding member of Blue Highway is set to be honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award next month by the Crab Orchard Museum during the 15th Annual Tazewell County Fiddlers Convention . In announcing the 2017 recipients of this award, Museum Executive Director Charlotte Whitted said that Taylor is a worthy and fitting awardee.

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  12. Low voter turnout for city electionsRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2017 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... was light in the Southwest Virginia region. For example, the top vote getter on the Republican ticket in Tazewell County was Corey Stewart with 854 votes with all 25 precincts reporting. Former Republican National Committee Chairman Ed Gillespie, ...

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  13. Tazewell Co. bus driver sentenced on DUI, child endangerment chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Stephanie Ann Lowe, 39, of Bluefield, was sentenced in Tazewell County Circuit Court on Tuesday.

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  14. Tazewell County News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | The Legal Record

    Ellen Rice, a Tazewell County Master Gardener, right, instructs a member of the Pekin Saintly Dragons 4-H Club during their recent collaboration on the National Wildlife Federation Mayor's Pledge Project at the Pekin City Hall. The goal is to beautify City Hall and plant flowers that attract monarch butterflies, bees, butterflies and hummingbirds.

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  15. Idaho bicyclist killed in hit-and-run crash in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    Virginia State Police said in a news release that 54-year-old David Earl Christensen of Burley, Idaho, was cycling early Thursday when he was struck from behind. The incident happened along Route 19 in Tazewell County around 6 a.m. as Christensen was on his way to Charlottesville where he had plans to meet up with his wife.

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  16. Tazewell teens sharpen driving skills, learn importance of safe driving practices Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    A state police trooper flashed his motorcycle's red lights and blared his siren to stop an SUV-load of teens Thursday morning. Nearby, a Tazewell County cop told a 15-year-old girl to count to 10 with one leg raised.

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  17. Tazewell County, VA was hit the worst with the flooding rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | WOAY

    Richlands, Virginia sits in a valley. The Clinch River winds through Richlands and its surrounding towns. 1 comment

  18. Investigators call Creve Coeur couple's deaths a murder-suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | The Legal Record

    Jeremy Brown, 42, and of Billie Castellano, 34, were found shot to death in their Creve Coeur apartment on April 5. Family and friends are mourning the death of young Creve Coeur couple who died April 5 in what Tazewell County State's Attorney Stuart Umholtz confirmed was a murder-suicide following a domestic dispute. The bodies of Billie Castellano, 34, and her fiancA , Jeremy Brown, 42, were discovered in their apartment on the 100 block of S. Thorncrest Avenue around 4 p.m. by Creve Coeur police officers.

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  19. Tazewell and Peoria restaurant inspections for FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2017 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    Inspections conducted by the Tazewell County Health Department for February have been released. Monthly results with a score of fewer than 80 points and those scoring 100 points are published.

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  20. Library of Virginia opens exhibit on Prohibition called 'Teetotalers & Moonshiners'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... battle against alcohol, which began in 1916 ahead of the federal rollout of Prohibition in 1919. In 1927, Tazewell County deputy Chap Osborne (left) and associates seized an illegal still in Mud Lick. Permit to purchase sacramental wine. Permit for ...

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