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Thursday, December 25, 2014

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  • Wildlife Center releases bald eagle in Mt. Solon

    After first biting the hand that fed it, one feisty young bald eagle soared back into the wild on Tuesday. The Wildlife Center of Virginia released the juvenile bird at Natural Chimneys Regional Park, near Mt. Solon after the eagle made a miraculous recovery, though veterinary staff members thought its sight was lost forever.

Wildlife Center releases bald eagle in Mt. Solon

After first biting the hand that fed it, one feisty young bald eagle soared back into the wild on Tuesday. The Wildlife Center of Virginia released the juvenile bird at Natural Chimneys Regional Park, near Mt. Solon after the eagle made a miraculous recovery, though veterinary staff members thought its sight was lost forever.

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Draft boys stay perfect

The Stuarts Draft Cougars boys basketball team stayed undefeated Tuesday night defeating the Buffalo Gap Bison 115-113.

  • icon Posted: December 23

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Calling for a Christmas truce

Water had seeped into the trenches, making it harder to start fires and stay warm. There was also frost on the ground of that French field, still left over from the night before. Wallets and photos, memories of home, had been left on the battlefield and the British soldiers from the Second Queens Regiment couldn't take time to go back and search for them, in fear of being found by a German sniper. Yet it was in this most unlikely place, near the French village of La Chapelle d'Armentieres, where Christmas came early in 1914, through the words of the hymn “Silent Night.”

  • icon Posted: December 24

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“City of Destiny” draws people west

With the sound of seagulls in the distance and the fresh, tangy smell of saltwater permeating the air, Tacoma, Wash. is a port city with a vibrant history. The city lies just 30 minutes south of Seattle and is a hub of cultural and outdoor activities in the shadow of Mount Rainier.

  • icon Posted: November 09

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If the election for District 24 was held today, who would you vote for?

State Sen. Emmett Hanger is up for re-election next year. Challenging him for the District 24 seat is current Augusta Co. supervisor Marshall Pattie and former Augusta Co. Republican Party chairman Dan Moxley.

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