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Indulge in Wise: Top 3 Pizzas You Simply Can't Miss
This article presents a detailed introduction to three types of pizza. Have you had the chance to savor any of these yet? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below.
Harlan County officials say ground softening caused lake leak near Evarts, state of emergency
Emergency crews discovered a whirlpool at the lake, indicating the ground around it was softening. Around seven families were evacuated and a temporary shelter was set up at the local Louellen Pentecostal Church.
Casting Cards Hold Club Tournament this past weekend
Congratulations to Tye Preat and Kyle Ragan for a first place finish in yesterday’s club tournament on Cumberland. They weighed in 16.4 lbs of bass. Kyle also won big fish with a 4.1 lb largemouth. Elijah Adkins and Aaron Mann were our second place finishers.
Coeburn, February 27 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Fort Chiswell High School basketball team will have a game with Eastside High School on February 27, 2024, 17:00:00 CST. ALWAYS WANTED TO DUNK LIKE A TOTAL BADASS, OR DEVELOP ROCK-SOLID WORK ETHIC....
Norton Residents Encouraged to Participate in Community Development Survey
The City of Norton is currently conducting a survey between Lost Creek Road SW and 11th Street SW, near John I. Burton High School. The LENOWISCO Planning District Commission is carrying out this survey. They will visit homes in the community in the coming weeks.
Bill could jeopardize protection put in place 17 years ago after death of Harlan County miner
A long-time mine safety advocate says a bill approved by a Kentucky House committee will put coal miners at risk by undoing a key protection in a 2007 law. Tony Oppegard, a former mine inspector and attorney working nearly two decades representing coal miners and their families in wrongful death cases and other litigation, was a part of a team that wrote the 2007 mine bill that passed unanimously in both chambers.
Coeburn man faces at least 20 years following armed meth trafficking conviction
ABINGDON, Va. — A Wise County man faces will spend decades in prison, after being found guilty by a federal jury of eight drug and gun charges. Rodney Allen Pickett, 51, of Coeburn, was convicted on Friday, following a three-day trial. The jury found him guilty of five counts related to the distribution of more than 500 grams of meth, as well as three gun charges.
Discover the Rich History and Functionality of the Lee County Historic Courthouse in Jonesville
The Lee County Historic Courthouse is located at 5 Main Street / Church Street in Lee County. The Neo-Classical building was constructed between 1933 and 1934 by architect D R Beeson and V L Nicholson & Company of Tennessee. The two-story brick and concrete structure is in Jonesville's center, featuring a north-facing portico with four columns, a small east side portico, and a flat roof line.
Harlan County Circuit Court News
Compiled by Paul Lunsford. Jason Collett, first-degree possession of a controlled substance (first offense, methamphetamine) — continued for arraignment Feb. 21. Shawn Vick, first-degree burglary, first-degree wanton endangerment, first degree assault — jury trial scheduled Feb. 27. David Ball, convicted felon in possession of a handgun — jury trial scheduled Feb. 27. Rebecca Combs, first-degree […] The post Harlan County Circuit Court News appeared first on Harlan Enterprise.
New investigative team joins Janina Jefferson case in search for alleged killer Eric Jones
WISE COUNTY, Va. — Janina Jefferson's murder continues to be a top case for the Wise County Sheriff's Office (WCSO), and Lieutenant Duane Phillips. "This has always been one of the top priorities to the sheriff. We’ve got a murder that has happened, and we’ve not been able to bring the suspect in to face those charges," said Lt. Phillips.
Osaka Residents Encouraged to Participate in Housing Rehabilitation Survey
A Housing Rehabilitation Planning Grant is in progress in the Osaka community of Appalachia, Wise County. The LENOWISCO Planning District Commission is conducting surveys to gather eligibility information and assess housing needs. The survey will include homes on Roda Road, White Pine Road, Riverport Road, and Picadilly Road.
Today the gas price is close to $3.1 in Appalachia as of 2024-02-25. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Sunday is $3.262, a week ago the price is $3.279 , according to AAA.
Harlan Co. man facing drug charges
HARLAN CO., Ky. (WYMT) - A Harlan County man is in jail after police served him with a probation violation warrant. An an arrest citation obtained by WYMT, officials with the Harlan County Sheriff’s Department showed up at a home on 4879 highway 279 in the Wallins community on February 14, attempting to serve the warrant to Joshua Maggard, 45, of Wallins.
From foes to friends: Harness, Reed enjoying final ride on the diamond in Wise
WISE, Va. (WCYB) — Four years ago, Cole Harness and Justin Reed knew of each other - but did not find themselves around each other. That's because they were on opposite sides of the base paths, playing against one another at neighboring high school - Eastside and Twin Springs.
Setting record standards: Daniels sets two state records
HARLAN COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) - During Saturday’s middle school indoor track state championship, Tanner Daniels, an eighth grader from Wallins, set two state records. Daniels started running cross country in fourth grade, and after an appearance at state, started to strive for more. ”Sixth-grade year I went to state,...
🚧 Virginia Department of Transportation Conducts Surveys in Multiple Locations
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Virginia. The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) Bristol District has announced it is conducting surveys up until February 25th in various locations within the district. Residents and commuters should be aware of potential disruptions in the following areas: Route 11 in Abingdon, which can be further detailed via https://t.co/r3r5ZL7iGu; Route 11/16 in Marion, visit https://t.co/EvKcf21Mki for more information; Route 19/460 in Tazewell County, with details at https://t.co/4HQFkXw0cd; and the Alternate Route 58 Corridor in Lee County, for which additional information is available at https://t.co/6tWMDAr46v. The community is encouraged to stay informed and plan their travel accordingly during the survey period.
Norton, VA High School Girls Basketball Schedule, Streaming Live Today - February 24
Today, there's high school basketball on the agenda in Norton, Virginia. To find out how to watch the games, we have you covered below. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Norton, Virginia High School Girls...
Cawood man sentenced to nearly 15 years after being found with nearly 300g of meth
On Jan. 19, 2022, authorities searched his home where they found around 300 grams of methamphetamine.
Eastern Kentuckians named to Ky. Music Hall of Fame
RENFRO VALLEY, Ky. (WYMT) - Officials with the Kentucky Music Hall of Fame announced the list of inductees for the 2024 class. The list includes three Eastern Kentuckians. Sturgill Simpson, from Jackson, Gary Stewart, from Jenkins, and Charlie Sizemore, from Puncheon Creek, made the list. Sturgill Simpson has been nominated...
Lady Tigers advance to Elite Eight
WISE — After winning three consecutive state titles, the Honaker girls were knocked out in Region 1D semifinal play last season. They have come back with a vengeance this year. The Tigers rolled by Rye Cove 56-32 on Thursday at the UVA-Wise Convocation Center. It was their 18th win in a row, and they punched their ticket to the regional championship and state quarterfinals.