March 16, 2017 RSS feed / Home & Property

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Highland Local Emergency Planning Committee

• Last Thursday, March 9, the Highland County Local Emergency Planning Committee heard a strong caution with respect to the local flu outbreak, that anyone sick must avoid serving food during Maple Festival. More...

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At left, Wes Maupin, Stonewall Ruritan Club president, and at right, Rodney Leech, Mill Gap Ruritan president, each presented $500 courthouse clock campaign donations to Monterey Lions Club president More...

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Gifted local artist Allen Hickman, who will turn 99 years old on St. Patrick’s Day, painted the Historic Masonic Theatre in 2016 and generously donated his painting to the theatre. More...

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This billboard along U.S. 220 near the Bath- Highland county line was erected before Maple Festival visitors started arriving last weekend. More...

Preservation Bath gains approval for historic survey program

WARM SPRINGS — Preservation Bath’s two-year campaign to gain county approval for a historic survey program reached a milestone Tuesday when Bath County supervisors voted to apply for the Virginia Department of Historic Resources’ co More...

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Hise receives STAR award for volunteer service

HOT SPRINGS – The annual meeting of the Pocahontas Communications Cooperative Corporation, the nonprofit organization that oversees Allegheny Mountain Radio, was held March 5 at Virginia Chapel United Methodist Church in Hot Springs. More...

Domestic violence victims have access to free legal help

HARRISONBURG — Blue Ridge Legal Services has added four attorneys to provide free legal assistance to individuals who have been the victims of domestic violence and/or elder abuse. More...

Hot Springs Garden Club receives grant

HOT SPRINGS — The Virginia Federation of Garden Clubs awarded a grant of $925 to the Hot Springs Garden Club to restore the children’s garden at Valley Elementary School.  The federation provided the money as part of its “Keys More...

Perdue elected to board

WARM SPRINGS — Bath County Clerk Annette Loan reported the unofficial results of Tuesday’s special election for Bath County supervisor for the Warm Springs district.  Bart Perdue, of Muddy Run, defeated Connie Taylor Simmons, of Baco More...


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