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Movie Night Featuring The Polar Express


Join us on Sunday, December 27, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. at Nuckolls Hall for a family movie night! The evening features the movie The Polar Express, and hot chocolate and popcorn will be provided. The evening is proudly sponsored by Tazewell Today, the Town of Tazewell, SATIRA, MERGE, and Pisgah United Methodist Church. Bring your chairs and blankets and enjoy!

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Shop With a Cop 2015


On Saturday, December 12, 2015, the Town of Tazewell Police Department held its annual Shop With a Cop event. Volunteers from the community rallied to help, including the Tazewell High School Cadres, Boy Scout Troop 93, Jill Rasnick, Danielle Cooper and Virginia, Connie Roberts (the Tazewell Juvenile and Domestic Court Clerk), Syndee Saleem (Town of Tazewell EMS Administrator), and Irene Mullins ...

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Once a Bulldog, Always a Bulldog – Scholarship Fund


With the end of the year quickly approaching, some folks are considering making tax deductible donations. Please consider the “Once a Bulldog Always a Bulldog” Scholarship Fund. This is an ongoing Scholarship Fund established in 2012 to honor Dr. Charles Grindstaff an avid proponent of the importance of education. Every year this scholarship is awarded to two deserving Tazewell High ...

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Christmas in Tazewell


December 5th, 2015 was a lively day in the Town of Tazewell! The Community Dinner kicked off the day at the American Legion building, serving free turkey and ham dinners to area residents. Then, the festivities continued on with the annual Christmas Tree lighting. Volunteers served up hot chocolate and treats to the crowds, while Mayor Donald Buchanan welcomed everyone and ...

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Movies on Main: The Grinch Who Stole Christmas


On Saturday, November 28 at 6:30 p.m., there was a free viewing of The Grinch Who Stole Christmas at Nuckolls Hall at the Tazewell County Fairgrounds. Thanks to everyone who came out to enjoy the evening! Also, thanks to our wonderful sponsors: Tazewell Today, The Town of Tazewell, SATIRA, and Merge.    

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Ornament Contest Winner for 2015


This fall the Town of Tazewell hosted an ornament contest for the Governor’s Mansion Christmas Tree. This year’s theme was “Celebrating Virginia’s Localities”. Residents were asked to design an ornament that uniquely represents this community. The Winner was Carolyn and Larry Kegley with their original creation of “Early Log Home”. Congratulations Carolyn and Larry!

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Sesquicentennial Plans Made


Planning is underway for the Sesquicentennial celebrations for the Town of Tazewell. 2016 marks 150 years since its incorporation by the Virginia General Assembly in 1866. Originally named Jeffersonville, it was established as the county seat of the new county on land given by William Peery in 1800. The county’s first community was named in honor of Thomas Jefferson who ...

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Town Council Recognizes THS Competition Cheerleading Team


The Tazewell High School Competition Cheer Team received a 1st place Region 1A/2A West championship on October 28 at the western regional cheer competition at Appomattox High School. This is the first regional championship the team has won in 20 years since the team has been in existence. They then traveled to Richmond, Virginia November 7 for the Virginia High School Competition ...

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Christmas in Tazewell

2015 Christmas Schedule4

Join us for a full day of fun in the Town of Tazewell on Saturday, December 5, 2015, for our annual Christmas celebration. In 2016, Tazewell will celebrate the 150th Sesquicentennial anniversary of its incorporation, and begins the year with a kickoff meal and parade with the theme of ‘Christmas Through the Years – 1866 to Tazewell Today’ organized by the ...

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