Friday, August 13, 2010 The Roanoke Times
Campﬁ re ban lifted, new Patina location opens.
Back to school dates; Knights in Training.
Friday Nights Under The Stars, dance lessons.
Camp photos, Commonwealth Games.
Springing back, Kevin Jones studio.
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Emily Chrisman, a sophomoreat Cave Spring High, and EthanNichols, an eighth-grader fromHidden Valley Middle, appearcourtesy of the Kevin JonesPerforming Arts Studio. Photo byGarland Gay.
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via e-mailvia letterblog / the notebookPitt Boss Barbecue is hostinga food drive for Saint FrancisHouse! Bring in two or morefood items to be donated toSaint Francis House Food Pantryand get 10% off your meal! Ispoke with Nicky, one of theowners on the phone, and shesaid this offer is good one timeper day and will run at leastthrough the end of August.Pitt Boss’ address is 3904-ABrambleton Ave. AlisonThese are hard workingdedicated young adults whohave worked so very hard forall thier accomplishments. Asa parent of three year roundswimmers I can contest thatswimming at this level is not apart time sport. You all deservethis, you worked for it. ... Joseph Russo Sr.,onMarlins swimmers
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The name of Megan Withers,swimmer for Our Lady of Nazareth,was incorrect in a photo captionlast week from the Roanoke ValleyAquatic Association’s City/CountyChampionship.
THE BEST OF SWOCO
Here’s who our readers voted as “the best” in an online survey
1. Dustin McCollum,Hidden Valley high school2. Debbie Hill, Roanoke ValleyChristian School3. Heather Lawrence, North Cross
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