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Missed probation meetings leave defendant jailed

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com A Dublin woman whose last contact with her probation officer was by phone in April will not be released on bond pending an August revocation hearing.…

Dublin man convicted of robbery

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com A 30-year-old Dublin man will be serving three years in prison for beating up another man and stealing his wallet in November. Joseph Dale Hancock entered…

June sales tax revenue at decade high

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Sales tax revenue received in Pulaski County during June reached a 10-year high, according to figures released by county treasurer Melinda Worrell. When compared with sales…

Fair under way

Fair under way

FREE daily shows and entertainment with the Teeny Weeny Circus, Buffalo Beal’s petting zoo with camel and pony rides, special appearance by Techtrons, Virginia Tech Hokie Bird, PCHS Cougar, Miss…

Kids get the chance to express creativity at art camp

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@southwesttimes.com   John Kelly flies around an airplane made from a 2-liter soda bottle with wings made of cardboard and filled with foam peanuts that drop out…

We Work For You: Kim Wright

We Work For You: Kim Wright

    What do you enjoy about working with Pulaski County? After working many years in marketing, I realized that I enjoy working with and serving my community, helping people…

Kids Camp trains young ballplayers

Kids Camp trains young ballplayers

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@southwesttimes.com   Andy Allison kept his eye firmly on the ball as it left the instructor’s hand and landed in his mitt. After tossing it back, he…

Miraculous gift: Rare sculpture funds U.Va. architecture Ph.D. program

Miraculous gift: Rare sculpture funds U.Va. architecture Ph.D. program

CHARLOTTESVILLE — In 2009, Kim Tanzer, dean of the University of Virginia School of Architecture, found herself examining 10 dusty crates in a school storage unit. She knew they contained…

New River Valley Fair photo gallery

New River Valley Fair photo gallery

I-81 wreck backs up traffic in county

I-81 wreck backs up traffic in county

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com A single-vehicle accident on Interstate 81 backed up southbound traffic as much as six miles for several hours Monday afternoon. Corinne Geller, spokeswoman for Virginia State…