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Police: Body of missing swimmer found in Potomac

POTOMAC, Md. (AP) — Montgomery County authorities say they have recovered the body of a man who was swept away while wading in the Potomac River. Emergency crews were called…

NASA aiming for moon again, this time from Va.

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA is headed back to the moon, this time to explore its thin atmosphere and rough dust. The robotic spacecraft LADEE (pronounced LA’-dee), will fly…

Kaine defends Syria vote at Va. ROTC visit

PETERSBURG (AP) — Sen. Tim Kaine, a political ally of President Barack Obama who cast a subcommittee vote Wednesday for military strikes on Syria’s government, said Obama should heed the…

USFS: Hunter caused huge wildfire near Yosemite

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A gigantic wildfire in and around Yosemite National Park was caused by an illegal fire set by a hunter, the U.S. Forest Service said Thursday. The…

Study: Children’s use of e-cigarettes increasing

ATLANTA (AP) — Children — like adults — are increasingly trying electronic cigarettes, according to the first large national study to gauge use by middle and high school students. About…

No injuries reported in Pulaski wreck

No injuries reported in Pulaski wreck

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   A Pulaski man was charged in a wreck on Route 11 Wednesday. According to Pulaski Police Officer Megan Jennings, no one was injured in the…

Pulaski YMCA hosting monthly Youth Nights

By SARAH BRADBURY sarah@southwesttimes.com   The Hensel Eckman YMCA announces the start of Youth Nights to be held monthly beginning on Saturday, Sept. 28 from 7 – 10 p.m. This program…

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FOCL participating in lake triathlon as fundraiser

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   Instead of just helping with the annual Claytor Lake Triathlon, three FOCL (Friends of Claytor Lake) members have decided to join in the athletic event…

M’s resilient in G1 of Appy Finals, win 5-3 over ‘Stros

M’s resilient in G1 of Appy Finals, win 5-3 over ‘Stros

DeMello plates three; Flores & Misell deliver   When you think you’ve seen it all in baseball, you might want to think again. The Pulaski Mariners found a way to…