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Family of six loses everything in fire

Family of six loses everything in fire

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com  A family of six in Dublin lost everything Monday afternoon when fire destroyed their mobile home in Abbey Court. Dublin Fire Chief Dean Russell said he…

Morning mishap

Morning mishap

Melinda Williams/SWT A small tree stopped this vehicle from overturning into a patch of bamboo and possibly tumbling down an embankment into a creek along Alum Spring Road Tuesday morning.…

Christmas tree farm begins seventh season

Christmas tree farm begins seventh season

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com “I imagine this is what heaven smells like.” That’s what one visitor recently proclaimed after dropping in at the Christmas Cafe on Dry Valley Road,…

Shop Small continues: Pulaski’s Super Sale Saturday set for Dec. 3

Shop Small continues: Pulaski’s Super Sale Saturday set for Dec. 3

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com Enthusiastic shoppers filled Pulaski business owners with holiday cheer during the first few hours of Shop Small Saturday, although the event’s organizers suspect the Virginia…

Luke Boothe: not a typical 19-year-old

Luke Boothe: not a typical 19-year-old

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com  “They’d say, ‘we need to go get us a steak tonight, we’ve worked all week.’ But $20 is $20 that could go to a cow or…

Profits from Radford couple’s coffee shop aid children in Nicaragua

Profits from Radford couple’s coffee shop aid children in Nicaragua

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com RADFORD – Barbara and Eric Johnson’s connection to a tribe along the Rio Coco river in Nicaragua resulted in a Radford coffee shop venture celebrating…

Full docket on tap for supervisors meeting

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com Historic bridges, enterprise zoning, the first phase of a broadband initiative and a design for Snowville’s new fire department building are all topics scheduled to…

Handbell choir rings in the season

Handbell choir rings in the season

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com Many view the annual handbell concerts at Memorial Baptist Church as the official launch of the Christmas season in Pulaski. Always held on the first…

‘Tin Goose’ stops by NRV Airport

‘Tin Goose’ stops by NRV Airport

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com You never know what might land at New River Valley Airport in Dublin, but it’s certainly not often one sees a “Tin Goose” fly in. No,…

Hillyer’s mission benefits Pulaski

Hillyer’s mission benefits Pulaski

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com Sandra Hillyer’s one-woman crusade to cleanup Pulaski isn’t that far-fetched for a woman accustomed to never asking someone else to do something she isn’t willing…