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VGS Art Show is this week

Vienna Grade School is hosting the 6th Annual K-8 Art Show this week. The public is invited to come see a huge selection of art that the students have worked on throughout the school year. The show is on Thursday, April 28, from 5 to 8 p.m. in the new …

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Vienna student wins IEMA 2016 radon poster contest

Hundreds of students from across the state recently used their creative talents to increase public awareness about the hazards of radioactive radon gas in homes. This is a really important thing as people don’t seem to realize the dangers that come from radioactive gas in home. It’s easily detected as …

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Fatal house fire in Goreville Tuesday morning

One person has been confirmed dead as a result of a house fire in Goreville Tuesday morning. Jessie Hancock, 48, died of smoke inhalation according to Johnson County Coroner David Rockwell. The fire was reported at approximately 6:45 Tuesday morning, March 1, at 116 E. Main Street in Goreville. Goreville …

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Goreville ladies win State Championship

The season ended for the Goreville Junior Lady Blackcats on Friday, January 29 with the team hoisting the State Championship trophy in the air.  Achieving the incredibly rare perfect season, they went 29-0 en route to their victory. Their final test was a match-up against the Jonesboro Lady Bulldogs in …

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2016 Vienna High School Hall of Fame inductees announced

Webb-Hettinger, Hill to be inducted in February By Lonnie Hinton Two former Vienna High School athletes will soon be inducted into the VHS Hall of Fame. The induction ceremony will be held Friday, Feb. 12, during the intermission of the junior varsity and varsity games against Fairfield. The 2016 Hall …

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UPDATE – Rural Vienna home destroyed by fire Sunday

Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016 – 1:30 p.m. – The Vienna and Buncombe Fire Departments are currently on the scene of this house fire. The house is located on Rt. 147, approximately one mile from Rt. 146, near Vienna. Additional information will be posted once available.   UPDATE: Vienna, Buncombe and …

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Mike Rude rehired as Vienna-Goreville head football coach

Vienna, Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016 –Varsity football restarted in Johnson County after more than 75 years with an inaugural season in 2009 while under the leadership of Hall of Fame Coach Mike Rude. Coach Rude lead the Vienna-Goreville Eagles to playoffs in 2012 and 2013, and brought home the first …

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Vienna High School Homecoming activities set

Game, coronation scheduled for Friday The Vienna High School 2016 Homecoming is Friday, Jan. 15. The Eagles will host Eldorado in the homecoming game, with the JV game beginning at 5:45 p.m., followed by the varsity game. Coronation will follow the varsity game, culminating with the crowning of the VHS …

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Fire claims the life of a New Burnside man

A New Burnside man was killed early Monday morning, Dec. 21, when the mobile home he was living in caught fire. The New Burnside Fire Department was called to 113 W. 4th St. in New Burnside at 12:05 a.m. When they arrived the home was fully engulfed by fire. Larry …

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