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Raymond ‘Ray’ Hugh McPeak

Raymond “Ray” Hugh McPeak, 65, of Pulaski, Va., died Wednesday, July 19, 2017, in the LewisGale Medical Center, Salem, Va. A memorial service will be 5 p.m. Saturday, July 29,…

Mary Ellen Watson Hancock

Mary Ellen Watson Hancock, 79, of Draper, Va., passed away Sunday, July 23, 2017. She was born March 17, 1938, in Pulaski, Va., the daughter of the late Bill and…

Delayed rehabs ready to go in Pulaski

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com “It’s really exciting. All of this is finally starting to happen,” Steve Critchfield of West Main Development (WMD) says of his downtown Pulaski revitalization project that…

‘Come Fly With Me’ is ‘energetic, fast-paced show’ with ‘great vocals, flashy choreography’

‘Come Fly With Me’ is ‘energetic, fast-paced show’ with ‘great vocals, flashy choreography’

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com A Broadway revue featuring “Great American Songbook” standards of everyone from Nat King Cole to Dinah Washington will make its first-ever appearance Friday at the…

Will Pulaski brush drop-off site reopen?

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com Closure of the brush drop-site on Lafayette Avenue recently left some Pulaski residents wondering where they should take their grass clippings, limbs, leaves, bark and…

Tigers split at weekend wooden bat showcase

Tigers split at weekend wooden bat showcase

BY RODNEY YOUNG SWT SPORTS WRITER RADFORD – The NRV 17U Tigers won their last game of the weekend Sunday by defeating D-bat Elite 9-1 in the Dynamic Wooden Bat…

Thursday Night Bass Masters growing

Thursday Night Bass Masters growing

By DAVID GRAVELY SWT SPORTS EDITOR Each week, a number of fishing tournaments take place on Claytor Lake, and one of them not only had a good number of boats…

Johnny Wilburn Robinson Jr.

Johnny Wilburn Robinson Jr., 74, of Pulaski, Va., passed away Monday, July 17, 2017, at the Radford Health and Rehab Center. Arrangements are pending with Bower Funeral Home.…

Willie Deane Asper Nester

Willie Deane Asper Nester, 85, of Pulaski, Va., died Thursday, July 20, 2017, in Holston Valley Medical Center, Kingsport, Tenn. She was born May 28, 1932, in Pulaski, the daughter…

Richard Maxwell King

Richard Maxwell King, 76, of Draper, Va., passed away Thursday, July 20, 2017, at Roanoke Memorial Hospital, Roanoke, Va. Born Sept. 4, 1940, in Marion, Va., he was the son…