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19th-century shipwreck rediscovered off Golden Gate - SAN FRANCISCO -- The passenger steamer was located once before in the murky depths. The year was 1890 and the City of Chester had gone down just two years prior after colliding with another ship in dense fog near the Golden Gate Bridge of today. - Wed, 23 Apr 2014

Ship that sank in 1888 found near San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge - By Laila Kearney SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The wreckage of a passenger steamship that sank in the 19th century after a collision in the San Francisco Bay has been found near the Golden Gate Bridge, officials said on Wednesday. The steamship City of Chester was discovered by researchers using sonar in waters about 216 feet deep. "The ship is very much intact," said James Delgado, director of ... - Wed, 23 Apr 2014

Lowell officials strike deal on Pawtucket Dam gate - LOWELL -- The city has reached an agreement with Boott Hydropower to drop the city's opposition to the company's federal approval to install a pneumatic crest-gate system at the historic Pawtucket Dam. - Wed, 23 Apr 2014

1888 Shipwreck Rediscovered Under Golden Gate Bridge - By NBCBayArea.comA steamship that sank with 16 passengers aboard in 1888 has been located again under the Golden Gate Bridge, leading to the release of new sonar images of the boat sitting upright, covered in mud. - Wed, 23 Apr 2014

Gate City girls, boys soccer sweeps Richlands - GATE CITY — After a lengthy layoff, the Gate City girls and boys soccer squads were back in business on Tuesday.The girls opened with a 4-2 decision and the boys closed with an 8-0 victory shortened because of the mercy rule.It was the first game for either since March 19 when both teams opened their respective seasons with wins at Richlands.It took the Lady Blue Devils almost 30 minutes into ... - Tue, 08 Apr 2014

Hires and promotions (April 19) - Gate City Bank has promoted Stephanie Anton, Brady Duffy, Justin Dunn and Amy Durbin to assistant vice president. Anton is a graduate of North Dakota State University and has been employed with Gate City Bank for six years in customer service roles. - Fri, 18 Apr 2014

Gate City man gets nearly 10 years for theft from relative - GATE CITY — A Southwest Virginia man was sentenced to almost a decade in prison for breaking into a relative's Scott County home last year and stealing thousands in cash, jewelry and guns.Joseph Edward Ramey, 27, Wagner Street, Gate City, was given a total of 18 years of incarceration with nine years suspended during an April 4 appearance in Scott County Circuit Court.Ramey was sentenced after ... - Wed, 09 Apr 2014

Scott County man indicted in beating of infant - GATE CITY — A Southwest Virginia man accused by authorities of severely beating his infant son was indicted last week in Scott County on felony abuse charges. Jeremy Scott Owens, 37, of Duffield, is charged with a single count each of malicious wounding and felony abuse and neglect of a child stemming from a Jan. 4, 2014, incident involving his then 11-week-old child. Owens is scheduled to ... - Mon, 07 Apr 2014

Gate City, Nickelsville leaders recognize senior volunteers - GATE CITY — The Appalachian Community Action Agency joined with town leaders from Gate City and Nickelsville this week as part of the second annual Mayors Day of Recognition for National Service to publicly thank members of the Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) who work to help those in need in their communities.Gate City Mayor Frances Perry and Nickelsville Mayor George Isaacs joined 1 ... - Fri, 04 Apr 2014

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Tuesday Scrapbook: Gate City Boxing picks up wins in Idaho and Utah - Idaho State Journal - ... 2014 11:51 pm. Tuesday Scrapbook: Gate City Boxing picks up wins in Idaho and Utah Journal Staff Idaho State Journal | 0 comments. Gate City Boxing. Gate City Boxing had fighters spread out over two states April 11-12 in Region 12 of USA Boxing. - Tue, 22 Apr 2014

Several arrested over the weekend in the Gate City area - Idaho State Journal - Kacie J. Lake, 24, was arrested and charged with grand theft and two counts of possession of a fraudulent check, bill or note. Ryan Matthew Dahmer, 28, was taken to jail on charges of possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia. Nolan A. - Tue, 22 Apr 2014

Growing healthy families - Keokuk Gate City Daily - How to help. To help support the project, leave monetary donations at Gate City Seed in Keokuk, where the group can use the funds to purchase supplies. To donate seeds, plants or equipment, contact donation chairman Brett Hamilton at 319-759-7633. Print. - Tue, 22 Apr 2014

KHS ups safer school score - Keokuk Gate City Daily - Keokuk High School's fourth-year results on the Iowa Safe and Supportive Schools Survey show dramatic improvement from previous years, according to Principal Zach Wigle. Nearly 500 of the school's 575 students took the survey in February. “The survey ... - Wed, 23 Apr 2014

Adults, kids swim for $3 - Keokuk Gate City Daily - ... time of the second vote. In other business, the council approved sidewalk display permit applications from Angelini's Italiano Ristorante, Cassie's Creations, Gate City Seed Co. and Eckland Motors. Print. Posted in News on Monday, April 21, 2014 11 ... - Mon, 21 Apr 2014

South makes five with Gate City feel like 10 - Kingsport Times News - KINGSPORT — Given the carnage that preceded it, Matt Reed's otherwise impressive two-run home run to left Friday night for Gate City was like a firecracker popping off in the middle of the Mojave Desert. Sullivan South erupted for nine runs off eight ... - Sat, 12 Apr 2014

Lee County Supervisors make county seat committee official - Keokuk Gate City Daily - Close. Lee County Supervisors make county seat committee official - The Daily Gate City, Keokuk, Iowa: News · Advanced Search. Scattered Clouds. 52° · Scattered Clouds · The Daily Gate City, Keokuk, Iowa · Home · Online E-Edition · Subscription ... - Wed, 23 Apr 2014

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