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Republican Ed Gillespie concedes Senate race

SPRINGFIELD, Va. (AP) — Republican Ed Gillespie on Friday conceded the Virginia Senate race to the Democratic incumbent, Mark Warner, and said he would not seek a recount in the…

Dublin woman admits passing fake bills

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com ABINGDON — A Dublin woman is facing up to 25 years in federal prison and $500,000 in fines after admitting to passing counterfeit bills at several…

Welty-Miller honored for Women Taking Care of Business

Welty-Miller honored for Women Taking Care of Business

By Lynn Adams editor@southwesttimes.com   Dr. Holly Welty-Miller, a chiropractor in Pulaski for almost 15 years before opening her own practice just a month ago, was announced Thursday night as…

Council approves project contract for Kersey Bottom, Case Knife

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@southwesttimes.com   The Pulaski Town Council took the next step toward securing a Community Development Block Grant at its monthly legislative meeting for the ongoing Kersey Bottom/Case…

YMCA capital campaign seeks momentum

YMCA capital campaign seeks momentum

Progress is being made, but Dr. Cindy Southern, chairperson for the Hensel Eckman YMCA capital campaign, believes more can be done to attain the $150,000 goal. “We are making progress,…

Wolverine expanding, adding 93 jobs

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Wolverine Advanced Materials will invest $10.625 million to expand its Montgomery County specialty rubber coated materials operation, resulting in 93 new jobs for the New River…

Government agencies have Vets Day off

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com While Pulaski County students will be heading to school as usual Tuesday, government employees will have the day off in observance of Veterans Day. Offices for…

Pumpkin pickin’

Pumpkin pickin’

Courtesy photo Two-, 3- and 4-year-old children in Hensel Eckman YMCA’s Child Development Center, and Y staff, recently enjoyed a day of corn mazes and hayrides during a visit to…

NRCC offering business technology workshops

Workshops discussing Google Docs, preparing for the Microsoft Office Specialist exam and using social media for business will be offered at New River Community College in November and December. “Google…

Korona wins TradePort Innovator of the Year Award

Korona Candles is the 2014 recipient of the Virginia TradePort Innovator of the Year Award presented in Richmond during the 66th Annual Virginia Conference on World Trade. Korona, one of…