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Fallen firefighter recognized by Commonwealth

RICHMOND – A Pulaski Fire Department firefighter was among six firefighters from across the state honored during the 13th Annual Virginia Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service held in Richmond. Jeffrey Houston…

Appalachian wants to lower rates

After years of repeated requests to increase its fuel factor charges, Appalachian Power Company is now seeking the largest reduction in its fuel factor in decades. Wednesday, Appalachian Power asked…

PCHS bids farewell to Class of 2010

It was a beautiful Friday evening, as a capacity crowd at Kenneth J. Dobson Stadium watched 339 students accept their diplomas during Pulaski County High School’s Thirty-sixth Commencement exercises. Fifteen…

Wreck claims county man

A Pulaski man died Friday evening when he lost control of his motorcycle and then was struck by a vehicle. A Pulaski man died Friday evening when he lost control…

Wilson sentenced for embezzling

A former Pulaski County employee who admitted embezzling more than $100,000 from her church will serve two years in prison even though sentencing guidelines called for probation or community service.…

Jordan’s Chapel backpack program receives funding

A local program got a much needed boost last week, when it received a large grant from a local grocery chain. Jordan’s Chapel, which operates the "Feed My Lambs" Backpack…

Sarver wins Band Booster car raffle

The Pulaski County Band Boosters completed what was a successful car raffle that helped to raise money for the band program. The raffle was held on May 21 at 8…

Scam alert issued

Pulaski County citizens are advised to be cautious when hiring a contractor to install lateral sewer lines due to a scam apparently being perpetrated in the area. According to a…

Throat slashing brings life sentence

A Pulaski man who slashed the throat of another man last September will likely spend the rest of his life in prison. Pulaski County Circuit Court Judge Colin Gibb sentenced…

School presents annual teacher, employee awards

In a special presentation at Dublin Middle School on Tuesday morning, seventh grade teacher Melissa Gilbert and bookkeeper Thelma Ratcliff were honored as "Teacher of the Year" and "Employee of…