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Blood Assurance invites community to summer open house

Event to feature facility & bloodmobile tours, an iPad mini giveaway & other prizes, free food provided by Street Eats and more

  • icon Updated: July 28

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Sunday 07/27/2014
Double Take: The ins and outs of sewing
Posted: July 27, 2014

“The Vogue/Butterick Step-by-Step Guide to Sewing Techniques” by the editors of Vogue and Butterick Patterns, is meant to aid sewers any time they sew, from creating designs to using patterns or altering or repairing clothes.

A Day in the Park where fun meets need
Posted: July 27, 2014

BY TOM NETHERLAND

VHF Writers' Day: Authors will discuss fantasy, drama and more
Posted: July 27, 2014

Ben Jennings walked into a pre-event gathering of Virginia Highlands Festival volunteers with a grin on his face.

‘Wind birds’ make migratory stops in area
Posted: July 27, 2014

It often amazed me how many birds affiliated with coastal areas can be found — if you know when and where to look — right here in the mountains and valleys of Southwest Virginia and Northeast Tennessee.

Barter fundraiser brings singer/actress Shirley Jones to Abingdon
Updated: July 29, 2014 - 11:49 am

Tickets to see, hear and even meet the Oscar-winning legend Shirley Jones are on sale now. She will will sing songs that span her nearly 60-year career in show business in “An Evening with Shirley Jones” at Barter Theatre in Abingdon on Nov. 13. The event is a benefit for Barter Theatre’s Annual Fund for Artistic Excellence.

Friday 07/25/2014
Tickets for Washington Co. Fair on sale
Posted: July 25, 2014

Tickets for the Washington County Fair are on sale.

Thursday 07/24/2014
Coming This Weekend
Updated: July 25, 2014 - 5:24 pm

COMING SUNDAY: Tom Netherland talks with actress/singer Shirley Jones, who is coming to Abingdon for a Barter Theatre fundraiser. A Day in the Park organizers are collecting backpacks and school supplies for the Aug. 2 event.

Campos' physical roles take the stuffin' out of him
Posted: July 24, 2014

ABINGDON, Va. - Sean Campos is getting a bit beat-up on both stages of the Barter Theatre this summer.

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