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Children experience Bible through unique approach to storytelling

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com Bible stories and parables take on a three-dimensional quality every Sunday morning at New Dublin Presbyterian Church – and it’s not necessarily coming…

Medicaid cuts would impact county schools

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com If Republicans are able to garner enough votes to implement a Senate health bill as it was unveiled Thursday, Pulaski County Public School officials…

Cheng starts clothing line to help educate impoverished children

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com Jacky Cheng was already an entrepreneur when he graduated from Hampden-Sydney College last month; and he’ll tell anyone that he got his enterprising…

FOCL needs help with lake clean up

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Visitors to Claytor Lake this July 4 holiday should find an impressive sight since Friends of Claytor Lake (FOCL) is hosting its annual All…

Pulaski training site aids WCC program

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Students in a new power line mechanic training program at Wytheville Community College recently spent a day at American Electric Power’s Distribution Line Training…

County school system adds Caredox

Pulaski County Public School nurses will begin using CareDox in August, when the new school year begins.  CareDox, a digital version of the school district’s previous health information system,…

County residents receive NRCC honors

More than 80 Pulaski County residents made the president’s and dean’s lists in recognition of their academic excellence during the spring 2017 semester at New River Community College.…

Polls

Should President Donald Trump curb his Twitter usage?

  • B. No, it's the only way Americans can hear his message unfiltered by the media. (49%, 243 Votes)
  • C. Yes, most of his comments are not presidential and often sound childish. (45%, 224 Votes)
  • A. No, as President and he can do whatever he likes. (3%, 13 Votes)
  • D. Yes, especially when it comes to the ongoing investigation into a potential connection between his administrative staff and Russia. (3%, 13 Votes)
  • E. He should restrict his tweets to positive comments about his accomplishments only. (1%, 7 Votes)

Total Voters: 500

Sports

Morris captures historic win No. 100

Morris captures historic win No. 100

By JW Martin MOTOR MILE SPEEDWAY FAIRLAWN – Philip Morris’ post-race victory celebration commenced in…

Pulaski Yankees announce 2017 Roster

Pulaski Yankees announce 2017 Roster

By COTHRAN TOGNA PULASKI YANKEES MEDIA INTERN The Pulaski Yankees 2017 Opening Day roster has…

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Editorials

Chamber meets at historical site

Draper is a small town with a railroad and ties to the Baltimore Road that carried many travelers from north to south and south to north. The…

Eye of beholder sees what may be

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are not the only politicians in the news. Gov. Terry McAuliffe has joined them as the FBI conducts an investigation of funds…

Obituaries

Nancy Elizabeth White Browning

Nancy Elizabeth White Browning, 80, of Dublin, Va. passed away Thursday, June 22, 2017. She was preceded in death by her parents, Willie and Norma White; husband,…

Hazel Viola Taylor Manning

Hazel Viola Taylor Manning, 86, of Dublin, Va., passed away at her home on Tuesday, June 20, 2017. She was born in Pulaski County June 22, 1930,…