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Bees keep enthusiasts with home hives busy

Thousands of tiny female workers are building and maintaining their homes on the road to Bob Thomas’ farm in rural Greene County.While some of the worker bees guard the front of their hives, others leave to find food to feed their queen and the youngest of their group.All of the hard work fascinates Thomas, a retired wildlife biologist for the Commonwealth of Virginia who once traveled the state inspecting honeybee hives.

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SCHOOL BUS ROUTES: William Monroe Middle School and High School

These are the bus routes for students attending William Monroe Middle School and William Monroe High School. These routes are subject to change if necessary because of overcrowding or other issues. These changes may be to equalize the number of students on the buses and/or to achieve a more efficient transportation system. Students should be ready and at the bus stop five minutes before the bus is scheduled to arrive.

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EDITORIAL: 3,000 reasons to pay attention

With the opening of school on Tuesday, Aug. 19, most of us will spot the return of a familiar sight during our morning commute. Come Tuesday morning, some 3,000 Greene County school children will take one of nearly four-dozen school buses to the county’s six school buildings.

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Duvall gets second hole-in-one

Getting a hole-in-one anytime brings excitement to not only the athlete who swung the, but to get two hole-in-ones in the same year at the same club on the same hole is truly remarkable. Mike Duvall managed to execute do that Sunday, Aug. 3, at the Greene Hills Golf and Swim Club on Hole No. 2.

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