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Women born before suffrage celebrate 100+ years

Meg Hibbert Contributing writer Two days before women throughout the nation gathered to stand up for their rights in Washington, Roanoke and across the nation,...

Class of 1967 celebrate their 50th year class reunion

Pam Dudding-Burch Contributing writer With arms outstretched for hugs that had been saved for years, the New Castle High School Class of 1967 recently gathered at...

Honoring Vietnam Veterans

Mission BBQ, a restaurant on the upper level of Towers Mall, is offering free sandwiches to all Vietnam Veterans on Thursday, March 29. No...

Old drugs discarded properly in Craig

Pam Dudding-Burch Contributing writer “I'm giving you my drugs," one citizen shared grinning as he dropped his old prescription medications in the 'take back' drug...

Lions Club supports ‘sight’ in Craig’s kids

Pam Dudding-Burch Contributing writer "If we could see the world through the eyes of a child, we could see the magic in everything," is a...

Craig County Public Library wins ALA’s first Penguin Random House Award for Innovation Through...

The Innovation Through Adversity Award, supported by the Penguin Random House Foundation, recognizes U.S. libraries and staff who have overcome adversity and create lasting...

Governor Northam signs legislation expanding DNA and fingerprint databases

“We can only imagine what they have been through, but for them to step up and want to help others, is the great thing...

Bringing a different blend of music to the country church at Crossroads

Pam Dudding-Burch | Contributing writer As evening approaches on Thursday nights, several ladies drive into a church parking lot and go in carrying all kinds...

Who is this jolly one they call Santa or St. Nick?

Pam Dudding-Burch Contributing writer From tales of long ago, kids still immediately hop to their best behavior or give their most endeared ‘I’m sorry’ look, when...