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County native on Weather Channel show

By J.R. SCHRADER   A Pulaski County High School graduate will be one of four U.S. Coast Guard specialists featured in a news series about their duties in the Pacific Northwest. Chief Petty…

Commissioner’s office filing Va. taxes for free

By TRINA RUPE Pulaski County Commissioner of the Revenue   The Pulaski County Commissioner of the Revenue Office is offering free state tax preparation again this year for the community.…

Virginia Senate passes ‘Andrew’s Law’

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   The Virginia Senate Friday passed “Andrew’s Law” in a 40-0 vote, thus sending the proposed reckless driving legislation to the House of Delegates. Sen. Phillip…

Public hearing set for industry construction

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   Dublin Town Council will hold a public hearing later this month on the sale of industrial park property for a new manufacturing facility for Alexander…

State declines department of corrections study

By ERIC LUTHER Capital News Service   RICHMOND – A resolution allowing government agencies to examine employment conditions of penitentiaries statewide was tabled recently by the General Assembly’s Committee on…

Hospital announces January winner of service excellence award

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@southwesttimes.com   LewisGale Hospital-Pulaski has announced that Ayla Combs, R.N., was recently selected as the Service Excellence Employee of the Month for January. According to a news…

Bill seeks compensation for dog-ravaged livestock

By JESSI GOWER Capital News Service   RICHMOND – Livestock and poultry owners in rural areas of Virginia may find some solace in the coming weeks if the Senate passes…

Grant would fund active-shooter training

By JAMES GALLOWAY Capital News Service   RICHMOND – A bill is advancing through the House that would grant “active shooter” training funds to smaller police forces, which currently have…

Child porn charges among indictments

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   A Pulaski County grand jury has indicted a Fairlawn man on 15 counts of possession of child pornography. The charges against 57-year-old Charles Kirby Thornsbury…

Shomo case tentatively set for March

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   ROANOKE – A jury trial has been set for a Pulaski County businessman accused of bilking investors out of nearly $600,000, however the date isn’t…