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Don’t be a victim, think heating safety

Don’t be a victim, think heating safety

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Ah, the warmth of a log on the fire. There’s nothing like coming home to thaw out on a cold, blustery winter day. But, before you…

Defendant facing life plus 50 years

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com  A Tennessee man involved in an attack on a Claytor Lake woman last year faces a life sentence, plus 50 years, when he’s sentenced in June.…

Church fire probe finds no signs of arson

Church fire probe finds no signs of arson

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Although the exact cause of a fire that destroyed Pulaski Church of God’s sanctuary is undetermined, investigators say there is no indication it was intentionally set.…

Police: Man shot himself after pursuit

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com  RADFORD — A man allegedly shot himself following a pursuit with police Tuesday afternoon. According to Radford spokeswoman Jenni Wilder, Radford University police received a report…

Powder horn class starts in Wytheville

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com A four-week class for powder horn enthusiasts begins next month in Wytheville. Participants will be assembling and customizing their own powder horn, with instructors Jacob…

RU students honor King by giving back

RU students honor King by giving back

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com What better way to honor Martin Luther King Jr. on the federal holiday established to recognize him than to go out into the community and volunteer…

PMS students choose to work on their day off

PMS students choose to work on their day off

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com Twenty-five Pulaski Middle School students saw yesterday’s holiday as an opportunity to work, some of them making dog beds for the Dublin and Radford animal…

Man charged with stabbing teen

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com  A 47-year-old Pulaski man was arrested Sunday for allegedly stabbing a teenager during a disagreement. Pulaski Police Cpl. J.W. Stone said the department received a call…

NRCA offering parents training and childcare

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com  New River Community Action (NRCA) is seeking participants and business partners for a new program that simultaneously offers career training and quality, affordable childcare for eligible…

Pulaski Elks Hoop Shoot Contest winners named

Pulaski Elks Hoop Shoot Contest winners named

The Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks Pulaski Lodge held its annual Hoop Shoot Contest for boys and girls ages 8-13 Jan. 8 at Central Gym. Leslie Turpin, Hoop Shoot…