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Country, rock tribute concerts on tap

Country, rock tribute concerts on tap

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   Pulaski Theatre is offering live concerts that will please country and rock music fans alike as tributes to Kenny Rogers, Dolly Parton and the Rolling…

Trip to drug store leads to drug charges

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   A trip to the drug store in October 2012 ended up costing a Pulaski man three months of his freedom. Christopher Michael Sheppard, 27, pleaded…

Dates set for Polar Express lights tour

Dates set for Polar Express lights tour

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   Citizens will again have two chances to catch a ride on the Pulaski Polar Express Christmas lights tour this holiday season. Each year, the town…

School board announces candidates for vacant spot

School board announces candidates for vacant spot

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@southwesttimes.com   As promised, the Pulaski County School Board announced the potential candidates who will fill the vacant Draper spot on the board, which will open at…

Authorities prepared to combat Ebola

By Lynn Adams editor@southwesttimes.com   Emergency first responders and medical personnel are working in concert to coordinate plans for dealing with a potential Ebola outbreak in Southwest Virginia, although additional…

LewisGale takes Ebola precautions

LewisGale Regional Health System is closely monitoring developments on the Ebola virus, and has a plan in place to identify and manage any patients who may show up at one…

Hall of Fame inductees to be feted Thursday

Hall of Fame inductees to be feted Thursday

Inductees for the 2014 Pulaski County High School Hall of Fame will be honored at a 6 p.m. dinner Thursday at the Pulaski Country Club, as well as prior to…

HCA gives $1 million to CDC for Ebola response

Nashville, Tenn. – Hospital Corporation of America (HCA), which operates LewisGale Hospital-Pulaski, recently donated $1 million to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Foundation to help support…

Calfee Park renovation begins: Buildings torn down to make way for new locker rooms, restrooms

Calfee Park renovation begins: Buildings torn down to make way for new locker rooms, restrooms

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@southwesttimes.com   Two excavators worked Monday to tear apart the structures that comprised one side of Historic Calfee Park, as construction has officially begun to revamp Pulaski’s…

Finalists named for Women Taking Care of Business honor

Finalists for recognition in the first-ever Women Taking Care of Business have been selected from among an impressive list of nominees received from throughout Pulaski County during the past week.…