Widgetized Section

Go to Admin » Appearance » Widgets » and move Gabfire Widget: Social into that MastheadOverlay zone

Home » Archives by category » News (Page 473)

Out-of-state residents killed in Wythe crash

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimer.com WYTHE COUNTY – The two motorists killed in Tuesday morning’s crash on Interstate 81 in Wythe County were from out of state, according to Virginia State…

Sharp Shooters win 4-H BB Gun Match

Sharp Shooters win 4-H BB Gun Match

By CHRIS LICHTY 4-H Extension Agent   Five members of the Pulaski County 4-H Shooting Education Club, The Sharp Shooters, recently attended the Southwest Virginia 4-H BB Gun Shoot at…

Blacksburg Community Band to hold 25th Anniversary Spring Concert

Blacksburg Community Band to hold 25th Anniversary Spring Concert

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@southwesttimes.com   The Blacksburg Community Band will celebrate their 25th Anniversary with their Spring Concert on Sunday, April 13 at 3 p.m. in the Blacksburg High School…

Hillsville gas leak sends 50+ people to hospitals

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   HILLSVILLE — More than 50 people at a Hillsville produce packing plant were transported to hospitals Tuesday afternoon due to suspected carbon monoxide poisoning. Carroll…

Dislocated worker finds new purpose in NRCC program

Dislocated worker finds new purpose in NRCC program

By AMANDA ALLEN NRCC Public Relations   Forrest Whitney of Dublin is a man who doesn’t like idle hands. So, when he lost his job in the closure of Radford’s…

Pharmacist’s trial moved to April

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com WYTHE COUNTY – The trial of a former Dublin pharmacist facing multiple drug charges in Wythe County has been moved to April. Russell Stuart Gates, 52,…

Radford tied as second fastest growing area in Virginia

By CALVIN PYNN “calvin@southwesttimes.com   The City of Radford is tied for being the second fastest-growing area in the state; according to data released by the U.S. Census Bureau Thursday.…

Two killed in three crashes in Wythe, interstate closed

Two killed in three crashes in Wythe, interstate closed

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   WYTHE COUNTY – Two people were killed and one seriously injured in three separate crashes on Interstate 81 in Wythe County this morning. As of…

American Legion to host State Commanders meet and greet

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@southwesttimes.com   American Legion Post #7 will host a visit by the national and state commander Friday, April 4 at 3 p.m. According to Sonny Vaughn, the…

Volvo to Increase Production, Hire About 200 at New River Valley Assembly Plant

In response to increased demand, Volvo will ramp up production at its New River Valley (NRV) assembly plant in Dublin. The production increase will occur late in the second quarter…