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Theatre ‘Friends’ celebrate with 25¢ movie admission

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Friends of the Pulaski Theatre will celebrate its 20th anniversary June 7, with 25-cent admission to its First Friday Classics movie, “Thunder Road.” June’s First Friday…

Through truck traffic restricted

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Following a public hearing, Pulaski County Board of Supervisors voted Monday night to prohibit through truck traffic on Highland and three other roads, but it could…

EMS Week recognizes efforts of first responders

Day in and day out, Virginia’s EMS providers stand ready to respond to citizens in need, providing pre-hospital care to the sick or wounded. Last year alone, EMS providers responded…

Bluegrass festival shines through the rain

By SHANNON WATKINS shannon@southwesttimes.com   Saturday’s Pulaski Grand Slam Bluegrass Festival at Calfee Park had a modest turnout and, despite the intermittent light rain, much milder weather then the previous…

Locals on standby for Oklahoma tornado aid

By MELINDA WILLIAMS and Associated Press reports   A pair of Pulaski County first responders is on standby, waiting to see if they will be needed to help with tornado…

NRV Horse Show starts Thursday

NRV Horse Show starts Thursday

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   New River Valley Horse Show will celebrate its 106th year Thursday, May 23, when the 2013 show gets underway at 7 p.m. at the New…

2013 Relay for Life surpasses $83k goal

2013 Relay for Life surpasses $83k goal

By TRAVIS HANDY travis@southwesttimes.com Friday night’s Relay for Life began with a loud cheer from the participants gathered for the kickoff. “Who wants to celebrate more birthdays?” was met with…

‘The Marketplace’ to celebrate grand opening Tuesday

After a two-week “trial run,” The Marketplace, Pulaski’s new farmer’s market under the direction and management of the Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce, will celebrate its Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting…

Historic Pulaski Theatre run entirely by volunteers

By LAURA ENDERSON laura@southwesttimes.com The Pulaski Theatre has withstood the test of time after going through multiple renovations. Often, when a historic place has been through what the Pulaski Theatre…

Blimp returning to NRV Airport

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   Weather permitting, the Goodyear blimp will make a couple of overnight stops at the New River Valley Airport later this month. According to an airport…