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Dublin announcing new police chief Thursday

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Dublin Town Council will introduce the town’s new chief of police Thursday night, but Town Manager Bill Parker is keeping mum on the topic until that…

Truck hits building, sparks structure fire

Truck hits building, sparks structure fire

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com A pickup truck caught fire and crashed into an unused apartment building off Highland Road in Dublin Tuesday morning, setting the building on fire too. Captain…

Reaction volatile when mayor announces Hawley on ‘leave’ ’til May

Reaction volatile when mayor announces Hawley on ‘leave’ ’til May

By SHANNON WATKINS shannon@southwesttimes.com After an hour and 15 minutes in closed session Pulaski Town Council emerged to announce Town Manager John Hawley will be on leave until May 7,…

Hawley on leave until council’s next meeting

After over an hour in closed session tonight, Pulaski Town Council emerged to announce Pulaski Town Manager John Hawley will be on leave until May 7. The announcement was made…

NRCC offering more free employment workshops

To help job seekers put their best foot forward, New River Community College’s career advisors are offering free employment workshops in April and May at NRCC in Dublin and the…

Jefferson School on block

By J.R. SCHRADER The Southwest Times Sitting dark, lonely and empty at the S. Jefferson Avenue and First Street intersection is what       once was the center of…

Bathroom vent fan sparks fire

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com A bathroom vent fan sparked a Saturday morning blaze that caused about $15,000 in damage to a Dublin home, according to fire officials. Dublin Fire Department…

Juveniles removed from site of meth lab

Juveniles removed from site of meth lab

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   CHRISTIANSBURG – Two juveniles were present Sunday when Christiansburg Police Department raided a methamphetamine lab in a house on Scott Street in response to a…

Local man safe after Boston Marathon explosions

By TRAVIS HANDY travis@southwesttimes.com In the hours after the twin explosions at the Boston Marathon finish line Monday, people scrambled to find out whether their loved ones or any people…

Quick action likely saved motorist’s life

Quick action likely saved motorist’s life

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com WYTHE COUNTY – If not for his quick response to an unfolding situation, a Covington man most likely would have died Monday when a tractor-trailer truck overturned…