Widgetized Section

Go to Admin » Appearance » Widgets » and move Gabfire Widget: Social into that MastheadOverlay zone

Home » Archives by category » News (Page 499)

Dublin recognizes Hawley for ‘superb job’

Dublin recognizes Hawley for ‘superb job’

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   The town of Dublin recognized retiring Pulaski Town Manager John Hawley Thursday night for what Mayor Benny Skeens called “a superb job.” “In my opinion…

COC holds annual meeting; awards presented

COC holds annual meeting; awards presented

By J.R. SCHRADER The dining area was crowded, acquaintances renewed, business matters discussed, and small talk preceded presentations of awards in five categories Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce 2013 Executive…

Love of fairy tales grows into unique works of art

Love of fairy tales grows into unique works of art

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   A childhood love of fairy tales has grown into unique art for a Dublin photographer whose recent works are on display at Fine Arts Center…

Pulaski YMCA reaches first fundraising target

Pulaski’s Hesnel Eckman YMCA fundraising chair Dr. Cindy Southern announced that the Y’s “We Need Each Other” campaign reached its first target of $20,000 as of mid-October. The Y has…

Woman charged with concealing dead fetus in closet

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   CHRISTIANSBURG – A 23-year-old Christiansburg woman has been charged in connection with a dead fetus Christiansburg police allegedly found concealed in a closet at the…

Lady Antebellum Roanoke concert rescheduled

The Lady Antebellum Take Me Downtown tour with Kip Moore and special guest Kacey Musgraves at the Roanoke Civic Center Coliseum has been rescheduled for Jan. 12, 2014. All tickets…

Cooking Matters Supermarket Tour

Cooking Matters Supermarket Tour

Wednesday, Sept. 25 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Food City in Pulaski hosted the Virginia Cooperative Extension (VCE) program Cooking Matters At The Store™. This program was developed by…

NRV ministry helps escort D-Day vet to final rest

NRV ministry helps escort D-Day vet to final rest

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   A 90-year-old D-Day veteran is now at rest in his native Pennsylvania thanks to a nine-state journey that was escorted through Virginia by a member…

County IDA checks out Dalton building

County IDA checks out Dalton building

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   Members of Pulaski County Industrial Development Authority (IDA) were taken on a stroll through the Dalton building Thursday to see the architectural gems that lay…

Pulaski County schools’ food takes the silver

By SHANNON WATKINS shannon@southwesttimes.com   “I tell you, I wanted to do the happy dance when I found out we got it,” said Connie Wood. “I was so happy and…