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Radford roommate charged in shooting

RADFORD – A Radford man has been charged in connection with the early-morning shooting of his roommate at their apartment on Lawrence Street Saturday. Officers and emergency personnel from Radford…

Recipients of bonuses debated

An attempt to extend jobs bill funded bonuses to newly-retired teachers failed Monday in a 2-3 vote of Pulaski County School Board. The issue of who is supposed to receive…

Biker airlifted after wreck

A motorcycle operator was airlifted to a Roanoke hospital after wrecking on Wilderness Road Monday. According to Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office Capt. Jeff Saunders, the motorcycle, operated by Kenneth G.…

Dublin approves budget, raises

Dublin Town Council approved a $3.19 million budget for the coming fiscal year that includes a 2 percent salary increase for employees. Town Manager Bill Parker said the town has…

Child porn nets prison term, fine

A Pulaski man who pleaded guilty in May to charges of possession of child pornography, was ordered Thursday to serve two years in prison. Jason R. Pirdy, 33, of Fourth…

LODA ‘complicated beyond belief’

“It’s going to be a problem for cash flow in the future, but it’s something we’ve got to do because the state government has decided it’s not going to.” That’s…

Dozen apply for council seat

Just before the close of business Friday, a dozen people had applied for the vacancy on Pulaski Town Council. The deadline for submitting applications was 5 p.m. Friday. With 20…

Bridge work detour affects old Rt. 11

Motorists who use Old Route 11 to travel between Dublin and Fairlawn will need to use an alternate route for much of the summer. According to Virginia Department of Motor…

Concussion policy concerns aired

A member of Pulaski County School Board, who is also a physician, questions whether government officials requiring schools to develop concussion policies for school athletes understand the complexities of the…

Farmer’s Market staying put … this weekend

The Pulaski Farmer’s Market will be staying put at Maple Shade Plaza – at least for this weekend. Shirley Bandy, Farmer’s Market director, said she is awaiting word from Pulaski…