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Council looking to clear Peak Creek

When flooding rains hit Pulaski in March, public safety officials and businesses were shocked to find water overflowing the downtown retaining walls. At that time, several long-time residents said it…

Legal action sought on collapsed building

Pulaski Town Council is seeking to take legal action to get condemned buildings removed from Main Street and Randolph Avenue. Council voted unanimously earlier this week to pursue every legal…

Virginia considers teacher-evaluation system

The state Department of Education is examining how teachers and administrators are evaluated and considering issuing guidelines that would tie teacher pay to student performance. The education department plans to…

Town focus turns to depot interior

Now that most of the exterior work on the train station has been completed, it’s time for Pulaski Town Council to turn its attention to the interior furnishings. Council members…

Police respond to IED incident

RADFORD- A suspicious device, which Radford City Police determined was a potential improvised explosive device (IED), was found by an apartment building manager Wednesday morning. The device consisted of two…

Assistance program cooling Virginians

The State of Virginia is offering help to area residents trying to cope with the extreme temperatures of the summer days, as well as providing safety from severe heat emergencies.…

‘Responsible Rides’ keeps families moving

Local businesses and non-profit organizations are joining together to offer Responsible Rides, an affordable car-ownership program for lower-income working families. New River Community Action (NRCA) and Total Action Against Poverty…

Suspect vehicle located

BLAND COUNTY – A truck sought by police in a Sunday hit-and-run on Interstate 77 was recovered Tuesday in Bland County. Virginia State Police Trooper B.R. Edwards located the 1999…

Early detection goal of genetics program

A new service at Pulaski Community Hospital will help identify those predisposed to cancer and other genetic disorders to help stop health problems before they develop. PCH, and three other…

Park concert bands named

Organizers have announced the next three acts that will be performing at the "Concert in the Park" series in Pulaski. On July 23, the first of those concerts will take…