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BREAKING NEWS: Shelter opening at Pulaski County High School.

The American Red Cross, in coordination with Pulaski Emergency Management,  has opened a shelter at Pulaski High School due to the threat of flooding. Anyone feeling unsafe is encouraged to…

Wind, rain lead to damage, water rescue

Wind, rain lead to damage, water rescue

      By MELINDA WILLIAMS and TRAVIS HANDY   High winds and heavy rain ripped roofs and walls off structures, downed trees, sent creeks and rivers out of banks…

NOTICE: Report damage to county; watch for high waters

Pulaski County officials have been assessing damage from this evening’s storm and the continuing rain. Property damage assessments will continue tomorrow as reports of damages are received.  Residents are asked…

Storms cause structural damage

Storms cause structural damage

  A house in Chickwood Estates and Foodette in Fairlawn were among multiple structures that sustained damage this afternoon when a severe storm passed through Pulaski County. See the Thursday…

Sex offender sought for not registering

Sex offender sought for not registering

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Virginia State Police are seeking an Eggleston sex offender who failed to register by the required date. Sgt. Michael Conroy said 31-year-old James Frank Warner Jr.…

Watch the big game on the big screen at The Rock

By NEESEY PAYNE neesey@southwesttimes.com Where are you going to be Super Bowl Sunday as the Ravens face the 49ers? Youth in the community are invited to get their heads in…

The money is needed, but has many strings attached

By NEESEY PAYNE neesey@southwesttimes.com Federal money provides funding to schools in a variety of ways. At Pulaski County High School Perkins funds provide a means to fund programs for students…

Barbour sets the record straight

By NEESEY PAYNE neesey@southwesttimes.com It’s inevitable; questions about school safety are going to arise when community meetings are called to collaborate on ideas that affect the future of Pulaski County’s…

Test buoys barely treading water

Test buoys barely treading water

      By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Pulaski County Board of Supervisors Monday tabled action on a proposal to test 14 navigational buoys on Claytor Lake, asking that the number…

UPDATE: Police capture larceny suspects

UPDATE: Police capture larceny suspects

  By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Pulaski Police Department Tuesday arrested two people they were seeking in connection with the larceny of fireams. According to Officer Megan Jennings, Tara Renee Batten,…