A sewer project serving the Daniel Boone community and an overhaul of water lines in Big Stone Gap were among $10.45 million in federally-funded rural Virginia projects announced Thursday by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Penny Jeffrey spent four years getting to May 26, when she will open the Big Stone Gap General Store and Café on Wood Avenue.
In honor of the cartoon’s 80th anniversary this year, the book explores the origins of the lovable character, while also taking a look at each of his cartoon appearances.
Don’t ask Gary Thompson about his favorite Appalachia or Union game. He’s seen too many to narrow it to just one or two. After all, the 1975 graduate of Appalachia started working basketball games even before he got out of high school.
On Feb. 2, 2018, county dispatchers received a call that a woman had been cut by a male subject armed with a knife in the Big Stone Gap area.
Big Stone Gap illusionist Joseph Young is counting on everything going to plan after a quarter-century of practice as a professional magician and entertainer with plenty of regional and international acclaim under his belt.
Guest author Silas House will be the featured speaker Wednesday, March 4, at 10 a.m. in the Goodloe Center of Phillips-Taylor Hall.
Town officials got an early Christmas present Thursday – a quarter-million dollars to develop another level of the former Mutual Pharmacy building.
The Debra Rene Greene Memorial Endowed Scholarship benefits Mountain Empire Community College students interested in careers in social work and counseling.
The defending state champion G-Men (10-2) avenged an early-season, 37-35 loss at Mitchell Stadium and moved on to next week’s Region 2D championship game against Wise Central.
Union's Mason Polier scored with five minutes to play to give Union the lead and the Bears held off a determined Gate City squad to eke out a 20-19 victory in a Region 2D quarterfinal thriller at Bullitt Park in Big Stone Gap.
Nov 15, 2019 at 11:55 PM
The first phase of overhauling Big Stone Gap’s landmark Mutual Pharmacy has meant crowded parking on downtown Wood Avenue.
Mason Polier has gained the reputation as a “Mr. Everything” for Union’s football team. In Friday night’s Mountain 7 District clash with Ridgeview, he showed why.
Union scored on its first three possessions and used a time-consuming third-quarter drive to come away with a 28-14 victory over Gate City on Friday night at Bullitt Park.
Here's a collection of photos from the Union High School prom held Saturday, May 4. Be sure to share your favorite prom photos with us and watch for more Prom 2019 galleries in coming days. All of the prom photos (barring anything inappropriate) are