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NRV Community Chorus performances set

New River Valley Community Chorus will present its annual Christmas Concert Sunday, Dec. 9, and Monday, Dec. 10. The Sunday concert will be held at 3 p.m. at First Presbyterian…

Hale, Steen elected to LGHP board of trustees

LewisGale Hospital-Pulaski Board of Trustees recently elected William Hale and Dr. Eric Steen to fill vacancies created by the expiring terms of two of its board members. They will serve…

Unpaid taxes increase with decal change

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Since the town of Pulaski decided to transition to a permanent auto decal in 2009, the value of delinquent personal property taxes has almost doubled. Sherry…

Quick Clean car wash site of fuel dumping

Quick Clean car wash site of fuel dumping

By TRAVIS HANDY travis@southwesttimes.com The owners of Quick Clean car wash on Newbern Road have reported one of their drains was used to illegally dispose of a “combustible or flammable…

‘No easy answer’ for silt buildup

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Silt is building up so high in some areas of Claytor Lake that it’s not uncommon to find boaters stuck on silt bars, according to Pulaski…

Mopeds, auto decals on council agenda

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com The future of permanent auto decals in the town of Pulaski and whether mopeds should be required to display a sticker were among topics on Pulaski…

Giving beyond gifts

By NEESEY PAYNE neesey@southwesttimes.com We hear it all the time. It’s one of life’s golden rules – It’s better to give than to receive. But what does it mean to…

Smart Beginnings NRV receives $93,750 grant

By NEESEY PAYNE neesey@southwesttimes.com Where does the workforce pipeline begin? The answer: A child’s early developmental years. With a $93,750 grant from the Virginia Early Childhood Education Foundation, Smart Beginnings…

A father, provider and hero: Memorial service honors Crouse

By NEESEY PAYNE neesey@southwesttimes.com He will always be remembered as a law enforcement brother, a father, provider and hero. On Saturday, Dec. 8, family, friends, officers and community members will…

Drains are for water, not chemicals

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Apparently car wash drains are being used for disposal of hazardous materials in Pulaski, but police warn it’s illegal and violators will be prosecuted. Pulaski Police…