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Griffith takes Pulaski and 9th

Republican candidate Morgan Griffith defeated Incumbent Democrat Rick Boucher Tuesday, bringing an end to Boucher’s 28-year run as representative of the Ninth District in the U.S. House of Representatives. Boucher…

Voters pass amendments

Tuesday, residents headed to the polls to vote for the Ninth District representative to Congress and on three constitutional amendments. Voters from around Virginia passed the amendments, many by an…

Christmas parade plans underway

With the holiday season quickly approaching, preparations are underway for the annual Christmas Parade, to be held this year in the Town of Pulaski. The theme this year is “The…

Donation allows students to visit zoo

Thanks to a donation from Pulaski Moose Lodge #2087 students in the Pulaski County High School Pre-Vocational Training Program will be able to take a field trip to Fort Chiswell…

Ex-Pulaski cop gets prison term

ROANOKE (AP) — A former police officer in Radford and Pulaski (pyoo-LASS’-kee) has been sentenced to six years in prison for conspiring to distribute 50 grams of methamphetamine. Christopher Bond…

Wreck claims Fairlawn resident

A 34-year-old Fairlawn man died early Sunday when the vehicle he was driving overturned. Virginia State Police said Adam M. Farmer of Hickman Cemetery Road was traveling north on that…

Former Pulaski teachers had to fight for equality

In the time of the 1940 and 1950s, segregation and discrimination was an on going battle for the black community around the country. Two teachers in Pulaski County aided in…

No school is no joke

There will be no school for Pulaski County Public School students April 1, but the county school board wants to be clear the lack of classes that day is no…

Pulaski announces fall leaf collection schedule, guidelines

The Town of Pulaski Department of Public Works has established the fall 2010 schedule for leaf collection. Leaf pickup will begin Monday, Nov. 8, with trucks running in both the…

Voters head to polls Tuesday

As of Friday, 21,346 Pulaski County citizens were registered to vote in Tuesday’s General Election. That’s 205 more voters than were registered last November, but just how many will head…