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Bluefield alumni to run 10K in memory of former dean, Salem native

Friday, March 27, 2015
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Bluefield alumni to run 10K in memory of former dean, Salem native For the second year in a row, alumni from Bluefield College will form a running troupe called “Team Dean Dan” to compete in the Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10K in Richmond. Like last year, when the team comes together this spring, Saturday, March 28, they won’t be so much concerned about how they compete or... »

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The New Castle Record

Pipeline opponents get standing ovation

Thursday, March 26, 2015
By Meg Hibbert
Pipeline opponents get standing ovation Open house planned at Craig County High School April 7 NEW CASTLE – Although elected officials have not taken a stand on the natural gas pipeline proposed to cut through the county, more than 85 audience members at the March 19 Craig County Board of Supervisors meeting made clear they oppose the idea. Opponents... »

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The New Castle Record

Unique Hair Salon offers shampoos and sets to mohawks and tanning

Thursday, March 5, 2015
By Correspondent
Unique Hair Salon offers shampoos and sets to mohawks and tanning NEW CASTLE – In between the telephone ringing to set appointments and before her first customer came in, Amy Horton, owner of Unique Hair Salon, shared all the services that she alone offers her customers. And those services are many. “I do: hair highlights, color and perms, iron out treatments, shampoos and sets, manicures,... »

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The New Castle Record

Pipeline opposition growing in Craig Co.

Thursday, February 26, 2015
By Patrick Smith
Pipeline opposition growing in Craig Co. NEW CASTLE – Opposition to a proposed pipeline that would pass through Craig County is growing, and a group of concerned citizens has organized and plans to present a petition to the Craig County Board of Supervisors at its March 5 meeting. Citizens to Preserve Craig County, the same group that organized to stop... »

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    We live on Rt 621 Upper Craigs Creek Road and we are adamantly opposed to this Mountain Valley Pipeline coming …
    James H Songer     February 28, 2015

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The New Castle Record

Pipeline company eyes Craig

Thursday, February 12, 2015
By Patrick Smith
Pipeline company eyes Craig NEW CASTLE – Craig County Administrator Clay Goodman informed the Board of Supervisors during its February meeting Thursday that a sizeable corridor within the county limits is being considered as a potential construction area for Mountain Valley Pipeline, LLC. The proposed pipeline, which is awaiting approval from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), would... »

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    The folks at Preserve Craig ( preservecraig@gmail.com ) have distributed maps that allow enlargement and tracking to show good …
    Tom Morgan     March 1, 2015

    Has anyone seen a clear map of where the pipeline will run? The maps on the mountainvalleypipeline.info site and here …
    Liz Kirchner     February 15, 2015

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The New Castle Record

CCHS robotics team earns 1st-place in regional competition

Thursday, January 29, 2015
By Correspondent
CCHS robotics team earns 1st-place in regional competition NEW CASTLE – “Craig High School may be small but we are mighty!” exclaimed Craig County High School Guidance Counselor Marcia Barlow, following the high school robotics team’s showing at a regional robotics competition last month. Six CCHS students are enrolled in Virginia Western Community College programs STEM-H: Pre-Health Curriculum, IT: Desktop Support Technician,... »

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The New Castle Record

Grant makes ‘Free Feline Fix’ possible for local cat owners

Friday, January 23, 2015
By Correspondent
Grant makes ‘Free Feline Fix’ possible for local cat owners Area cat owners have an exciting opportunity available to them – they can have their cats spayed or neutered for free. Thanks to a grant from the McCausland Foundation, Barn Cat Buddies, Inc. has announced its “Free Feline Fix” in which the goal is to spay or neuter and rabies vaccinate 600 felines this... »

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The New Castle Record

CCHS fans make ‘Baskets for Cash’

Thursday, January 15, 2015
By Correspondent
CCHS fans make ‘Baskets for Cash’ NEW CASTLE – The cheers were loud and proud as Grace Faw and Tyler Taliferro each made three-point shots to win $400 for Craig County High School in the area contest called “Baskets for Cash,” sponsored by Shelor Motor Mile of Christiansburg. Faw is a student at CCHS and Taliferro is a graduate. Melissa... »

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The New Castle Record

New roof for the New Year

Thursday, January 8, 2015
By Submitted
New roof for the New Year NEW CASTLE – Kevin J. Bevins Construction Company has completed work on the new roof of the historic Old Brick Hotel in New Castle. One of the first projects after the 1840s brick building was purchased by the Craig County Historical Society in 1983, the old tin roof had developed holes and other defects... »

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The New Castle Record

Trumbo inducted into Bridgewater Hall of Fame

Thursday, December 4, 2014
By Gwen Johnson
Trumbo inducted into Bridgewater Hall of Fame NEW CASTLE – Marion “Bo” Trumbo, a former standout pitcher for Bridgewater College with several pitching records having stood the test of time for nearly four decades, was inducted into the Bridgewater College Athletic Hall of Fame Oct. 31, along with five others making up the class of 2014 for the hall. Trumbo’s career... »

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