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Radford again recognized among nation’s “Best Bang for the Buck” universities – is top Virginia institution in ranking

Radford University has been recognized as a “Best Bang for the Buck” institution by Washington Monthly magazine for the second consecutive year. RU, recognized for providing an education of high…

Nine Pulaski County students named to Summer 2014 President’s and Dean’s Lists at NRCC

By AMANDA J. ALLEN NRCC public relations   Nine Pulaski County students have been placed on the President’s and Dean’s Lists in recognition of their academic excellence during the Summer…

Celebration for 40th anniversary committee coming up

Celebration for 40th anniversary committee coming up

By SARAH BRADBURY sarah@southwesttimes.com A committee organized to plan the Pulaski County High School 40th Anniversary Celebration will offer an array of events for those who have graduated from the…

Virginia students make gains in Math SOLs

Pulaski County improves scores from last year in all subjects The Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) has reported Student achievement improved during 2013-2014 on challenging mathematics Standards of Learning (SOL)…

Billy Crawford Band

Billy’s Guitar Solo video by Brenda Adams, Publisher  …

‘WMD’ helping Pulaski ‘spring’ to life

‘WMD’ helping Pulaski ‘spring’ to life

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com When one hears the acronym “WMD,” good things don’t usually come to mind because it’s typically used to describe “weapons of mass destruction.” However, in the…

Graham Mansion book series coming to close

Graham Mansion book series coming to close

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com WYTHEVILLE — The time traveling adventures of Grae White are coming to a close with the release of the final installment of the Legends of Graham…

Bald Eagle rescued from Dublin landfill released at Claytor Lake State Park

Bald Eagle rescued from Dublin landfill released at Claytor Lake State Park

By SARAH BRADBURY sarah@southwesttimes.com   The Wildlife Center of Virginia, a leading teaching and research hospital for native wildlife, released a young Bald Eagle on Thursday, Aug. 28 at 11…

County eyes alternative spot for Adult Day Care and Fall Prevention Center

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@southwesttimes.com   After a recent bid on the renovations needed to turn the old Newbern Elementary School Building in an Adult Day Care and Fall Prevention Center,…

Abingdon man killed in wreck

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com An Abingdon man was killed Thursday night when he was ejected from a vehicle that overturned on Wysor Road (Route 100) in the Draper area. Pulaski…