April 4, 2013 RSS feed / Home & Property

Emergency fund assists Highland families

McDOWELL — During the past year, the Hiner Church Emergency Medical Fund committee has assisted eight county families with major medical expenses. The fund was originally set up to help with a liver transplant for the late Leona Hartman Botkin. More...

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CW03 Michael ‘Jason’ Hise

BEAUFORT, S.C. — Chief Warrant Officer Michael “Jason” Hise is currently deployed to Iwakuni, Japan for six months. He is stationed in Beaufort, S.C., and resides with his wife, Shyla, and their two children, Hunter and Chloe. More...

Birth

Phillip Kaden Deel

BLAND — Jamie and Lori Deel of Bland announce the birth of a son, Phillip Kaden Deel, born Jan. 7, 2013 at 10:06 a.m. at Carilion Hospital, Radford. He weighed eight pounds, seven ounces. More...

Junior 4-H Camp to be held

HOT SPRINGS — Kari Sponaugle, Bath and Highland 4-H Agent, has announced that Junior 4-H Camp will be held from July 15-19 at the W.E. Skelton 4-H Educational Center at Smith Mountain Lake. Deadline to register is April 29. More...

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The Highland County Volunteer Rescue Squad has announced its congratulations to a longtime member, Richard Waybright of Monterey, for being voted in as a Lifetime Member at the squad’s meeting More...

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Kirk Billingsley recently led a workshop organized by The Highland Center on pruning established apple trees at the school orchard, adjacent to the playground. More...

April is the month to square dance in Pendleton, W.Va.

PENDLETON COUNTY, W.Va. — Grab your dance shoes, because April is packed full of square dances in Pendleton County. More...

Birth

Addison Rae Sponaugle

BLUE GRASS — Aaron and Abby Sponaugle of Blue Grass announce their blessing from God, a daughter, Addison Rae Sponaugle, who was born Feb. 4, 2013 at 11:09 a.m. at Rockingham Memorial Hospital. More...

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Highland County Supervisors

• Highland supervisors votedMarch 28 to accept a $28,418estimate by Rorrer Well Drilling ofChristiansburg to drill test wells forthe McDowell water system. The More...


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