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Literacy group receives $10,000 grant

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Literacy Volunteers of the New River Valley will be able to better serve the region, including Pulaski County, thanks to a $10,000 grant from Dollar General…

Machining grad returns to NRCC – as a pro

By AMANDA J. ALLEN NRCC public relations   J.R. Sowers, a 2014 graduate of New River Community College, was back in the college’s machine shop recently, now as a professional.…

Fall Story Time begins Tuesday

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Pulaski County Library System’s Fall Story Time activities begin Tuesday, Sept. 2. Story Time for children ages two to five will be held at 10:30 a.m.…

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…