The Wilderness Road State Park in Ewing will present a free Adobe Photoshop workshop for beginners tomorrow. It will be in the park theater and will show those just getting started with Photoshop some of the limitless ways it can enhance and transform photographs. Starts at 2.
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Three weeks ago, fire destroyed the home of Betty Gilley on Silver Creek Road in Big Stone Gap. Betty Gilley the widow of legendary gospel singer Harold Gilley who died last year. Now Betty Gilley has written an angry newspaper letter to the editor blaming whoever is responsible for making sure the hydrants are working. […]
On Saturday any girl that doesn’t have a prom dress is invited to the Clintwood High School Library to try on dresses to be given away free. Former Clintwood student Kenzie Hall created a non-profit called Pay it Forward, Kindness Counts, and it collects formal dresses to give girls that might not be able to […]
Students from The University of Virginia's College at Wise will be conducting oral histories, interviews and scanning photographs and other important documents from the years of 1930's, 40s, and 50s. The projects will be taking place in St. Charles and surrounding coal communities. The UVA Wise students came on February 8th, and toured St. Charles […]
Ashley Long and the Kentucky Sunshine Trio along with Strawberry Jam performing this Friday, March 7, general admission $5 at the door. Macbeth presented by The Barter Players is Sunday, March 9 at 3 PM. Ralph Stanley II and IONA Celtic show tickets are pre-selling at the Town Hall 8-5 weekdays. Ralph Stanley II is […]
The fire in a NAPA Auto Parts store in downtown Big Stone Gap Monday reignited Tuesday when it reached paint and aerosol cans stored in a room. Some firemen who had gone home after a long night of battling the blaze for some food and a shower were called back after 10am. But after two […]
One of William Shakespeare’s most iconic tragedies will class up the Lee Theater Sunday afternoon. Macbeth will be performed by the Barter Players at a 3 o’clock matinee on March 9. 5 dollars. On Friday night the Lee Theater features Lee County native Ashley Long headlining a concert at 7pm.
Coal giant Alpha Natural Resources based in Bristol will pay the EPA more than 27 million dollars in fines for polluting rivers and streams with mine runoff. The pollution happened in Virginia, West Virginia, Tennessee, Kentucky and Pennsylvania, but Virginia and Tennessee were not part of the original complaint so the money will be split […]
The Wildfires that were in Lee and Scott Counties on February 28, and March 2, were suspected as arson and The Virginia Department of Forestry (VDOF) is offering rewards for leads for fires that covered 244-acre in Scott County’s Fairview Community, and 200-acre that was located in the Blackwater area of Lee County. VDOF Senior […]
Brandon Buell, 28, Harlan County, KY, was arrested for leaving his mother abandoned in a tent in the woods near Possum Hollow. Harlan County Sheriff's Chaplain John D. Gross found the tent with Ms. Buell who is paralyzed in the tent and suffered from signs of hypothermia. Buell was charged with wanton endangerment and endangering […]