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Committee to dedicate Cloyd’s Farm plaque

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   Pulaski County Civil War Sesquicentennial Committee will hold a ceremony Saturday to dedicate a new Cloyd’s Farm plaque marking the 150th Anniversary of the Battle…

Gravel Road takes the stage at Pulaski Music Festival

Gravel Road, one of the featured bands for the Pulaski Music Festival, will take the stage at Calfee Park on May 17.  Gravel Road is a youth bluegrass band hailing…

Worrell re-elected mayor, Penn elected to town council

Worrell re-elected mayor, Penn elected to town council

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@southwesttimes.com   The results for Pulaski’s general municipal election are in, and Jeff Worrell has been re-elected for another two-year term as mayor for the Town of…

‘Oz’ just as ‘impressive’ 75 years later

‘Oz’ just as ‘impressive’ 75 years later

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   The first time Don Mabry saw “The Wizard of Oz” in a theatre he was seven years old and accompanied his aunt to Pulaski Theatre.…

Governor McAuliffe announces next steps in SOL reform process

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@southwesttimes.com On Tuesday, Governor Terry McAuliffe announced the process for the nomination and appointment of members to the Standards of Learning (SOL) Innovation Committee. The 2014 General…

It’s time to take the kids fishing

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   Pack up your fishing gear and head out to Camp Powhatan Saturday to enjoy a day of free fun with the kids during Virginia Department…

LewisGale nurses share what they love most about the profession

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@southwesttimes.com   Salem – Caring for patients is more than a career for many LewisGale Regional Health System nurses, it’s a life passion. In celebration of Nurses’…

One man charged in Blacksburg drug bust

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@southwesttimes.com   One man has been charged after police uncovered a drug lab at University Terrace Apartments in Blacksburg this past weekend. The man, Jerelle Downing, 23,…

Worrell re-elected mayor, Penn elected to town council

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@southwesttimes.com The results for Pulaski’s general municipal election are in, and Jeff Worrell has been re-elected for another two year term as mayor for the Town of…

Parks plan activities for National Kids to Parks Day

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   Claytor Lake and New River Trail state parks are offering special activities to encourage children to get out and explore during National Kids to Parks…