June 2, 2005 RSS feed / Top News

Airport plays a vital role

By MATTHEW CAMPAGNA • Staff Writer HOT SPRINGS — "At the top of the mountain, at the end of the road, in the middle of nowhere" ... More...

Battlefield foundation questioned

BY JAMES JACENICH • STAFF WRITER McDOWELL — Due to concerns of some McDowell residents, the Shenandoah Valley Battlefields Foundation appears open to considering redefining the core battlefield area it seeks to preserve. A group calling itself More...

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Opinions & Commentary

The best attract the best

To be the best small public school in Virginia, to which Bath County High School aspires, doesn’t require a lot of frills, but it should at the least include having doors on toilet stalls in student bathrooms, hot water in the showers, a roof that do More...

Culling wants from needs

The recent reassessment of property values in Bath has squeezed the board of supervisors tightly between the proverbial rock and a hard place regarding the always touchy matter of taxation. More...

Contented cows, contented customers

BY JAMES JACENICH • STAFF WRITER McDOWELL — The man in the boots and cowboy hat looks ready to ride in the county fair parade, but he's really ready to go to work. John Chaney is a rancher and a horseman who has spent his life developing his skil More...

BCHS graduation features video reunion

By MATTHEW CAMPAGNA • STAFF WRITER WARM SPRINGS — Bath County High School bid a fond farewell to its class of 2005 last Friday, with all the pomp and circumstance reserved for such occasions. More...

Sports

Local runners end season at Radford

RADFORD — Several members of the Highland and Bath track teams wrapped up their seasons here at the Region C competition Saturday, as neither team advanced an athlete to the states. More...

Charger booters fall in regionals

BY WILL O’CONNOR • STAFF WRITER SALEM — A 6-0 lead going into the half here Tuesday — courtesy a tough Glenvar midfield attack — proved more than enough for the Highlanders’ girls’ soccer team to advance past Bath in the first round of the regional More...


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