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Another successful Veteran and active military dinner in the books

Pam Dudding-Burch Contributing writer It is difficult to determine an afternoon of success when so many Veterans have seen things that many eyes could not look upon were commanded to fight in places where their souls...

Sports

Lewis girls improve to 3-0, boys win second straight

The girls will be putting their undefeated record on the line, as they’ve been...

Virginia State wins CIAA football championship before big crowd at Salem Stadium

Alongside the 12th CIAA Championship Title the VSU Trojans claimed, second year head coach Reggie...

Dickie’s week to wear the big boy pants

Jennings missed one high school game, picking William Byrd over E.C. Glass. His only...

Sandlot Super Bowl

Ian Semones receives his Super Bowl medal fromSalem High lineman Thomas Mundy. The Salem...

“Coach Jones” has been there since the beginning

Johnny Jones with his signature towel around the neckat Salem’s last regular season...

Five Roanoke College women selected to All-ODAC soccer

EMILY WHITAKEREmily Whitaker, Laura Sullivan and Chris Martin were first-team selections, while Ellie...

School

Nine Craig County graduates attending Virginia Western tuition-free this fall as part of Community College Access Program

Nine Craig County High School graduates are attending Virginia Western Community College this fall tuition-free,...

Delegate Habeeb presents flags in Craig County

Delegate Greg Habeeb (R-Salem) presented two Virginia Commonwealth flags earlier this month to McCleary Elementary...

Opinions

Rethink office layouts to improve workers’ health

Guest Contributor Dick Resch Americans are gung-ho on getting in shape. Seventy percent say they want to...

Green Light at the FERC Corral

Guest Contributor Robert L. Bradley Jr. The Senate recently confirmed two new appointees to the Federal Energy...

Library Corner: New books available!

Did you know your Craig Library updates the library collection regularly? Check out these new...

Obituaries