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Free meals available for eligible children

By LAURA ENDERSON Special to the SWT   Pulaski County Public Schools are once again participating in the Summer Food Service Program that provides meals to all children ages 2-18…

The English Language Fellow Program: A cross-cultural exchange

The English Language Fellow Program: A cross-cultural exchange

Editor’s note: Deidre Hand is from Floyd County. She graduated from Virginia Tech in 2008 with a B.A. in History and in 2012 with a M.Ed. in Teaching English to…

Board discusses seeking public input on OWPR study

By SHANNON WATKINS shannon@southwesttimes.com   After last week’s called school board meeting to hear the architectural and engineering firm OWPR’s report on three schools that need either renovation or replacement,…

Compton challenges Pulaski over firing

Compton challenges Pulaski over firing

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   Pulaski’s former building inspector, who was terminated in April, has filed a Writ of Mandamus in Pulaski County Circuit Court seeking to force the town…

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Appalachian Power Co. has secured over 600 contract workers to help restore power to thousands of customers who lost service in storms Wednesday night and Thursday.…

Chamber helps 5th-graders learn personal finance skills

Fifth graders at Dublin Elementary School recently participated in The Kids’ Market Place, an interactive financial literacy program developed by Virginia Cooperative Extension and sponsored by Pulaski County Chamber of…

Authorities warn of two area scams

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   WYTHE COUNTY – Wythe County authorities are warning residents to be cautious of two scams that are being perpetrated in Wythe and other surrounding counties.…

Jackson Park concerts kick off June 21

The town of Pulaski and Fine Arts Center for the New River Valley will kick off their Jackson Park Summer Concert Series Friday, June 21, with Sound Express and The…

Radio Shack robber to serve two years

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com A Salem man who surrendered himself to authorities after learning of the arrest of his co-defendants in a July robbery at Radio Shack pleaded guilty to…

Veterinarian awarded for hosting field trips

Veterinarian awarded for hosting field trips

By SHANNON WATKINS shannon@southwesttimes.com All creatures great and small are welcome at Dr. Jared Morgan’s Tipton Ridge Medical Center in Pulaski, including kids, which is what prompted Critzer Elementary School…