Widgetized Section

Go to Admin » Appearance » Widgets » and move Gabfire Widget: Social into that MastheadOverlay zone

Home » Entries posted by Editor
Stories written by Editor

Mamie Hampton Crockett

Mamie Hampton Crockett, 87, of Wytheville, Va., passed away Thursday, April 16, 2015. She was born June 9, 1927, in Worth, W.Va., daughter of the late Kyle and Willie Lampkins…

PCHS looks to raise money for safety buckets

PCHS looks to raise money for safety buckets

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@southwesttimes.com   An emergency situation could always be right around the corner, most often when it’s least expected. That’s why Pulaski County High School has launched an…

Dental agency helping preserve kids’ smiles

 By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com More than 1,000 second- and third-grade students in Pulaski and Giles counties will be receiving tubes of toothpaste to help preserve their smiles, thanks to Dental…

Firefighters put skills to the test

Firefighters put skills to the test

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Twenty-five members of Pulaski Fire Department recently added another eight hours of live fire training to their annual 40-hour minimum. Robbie Kiser, interim fire chief, said…

Dublin accepts bid on crew building

Dublin accepts bid on crew building

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com It wasn’t as much money as they hoped to get, but given the amount of work the building needs, Dublin Town Council voted Thursday night to…

Montgomery sheriff hanging up his badge

CHRISTIANSBURG — Montgomery County Sheriff Tommy Whitt announced Friday he will not seek a fourth term as sheriff. Whitt said, “it has been a pleasure to serve the citizens of…

Child returned, grandfather arrested

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com CHRISTIANSBURG — A child who allegedly was kidnapped by his grandparents in Montgomery County Thursday has been returned to the mother. The grandfather is in police…

Closure slated for section of Route 100

A section of Route 100 between Greenbrier Road (Route 658) and Count Pulaski Drive (Route 99) will be closed beginning Monday for pipeline repairs. According to Virginia Department of Transportation,…

Local libraries celebrate ‘Snapshot Day’ Tuesday

Local libraries celebrate ‘Snapshot Day’ Tuesday

Libraries all over Virginia will hold a “Snapshot Day” in April, to collect information and photos that illustrate the impact Virginia libraries make in their communities on a typical day. …

Memories we never forget

Memories we never forget

My memory, I’ll admit, isn’t what it used to be. But there are certain moments in time that we never forget. Who can forget where they were on Nov. 22,…

Page 1 of 1625123Next ›Last »