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Dublin budget sees little change

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Dublin Town Council Thursday unanimously approved a $3.7 million 2014-15 fiscal year budget, which increased only $2,540 over the town’s current spending plan. The new budget…

Battle of Cloyd’s Mountain coins on sale

Battle of Cloyd’s Mountain coins on sale

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Specially made coins are on sale to commemorate this year’s celebration of the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Cloyd’s Mountain. The Pulaski County Civil War…

D-Day survivor living in Pulaski

D-Day survivor living in Pulaski

By JENNIFER WADE Jennifer@southwesttimes.com   One of the country’s oldest survivors of D-Day and World War II has been living in Pulaski for over 60 years.  Fred Ersal Hendrick was…

Radford store owner charged with cruelty

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com RADFORD — The owner of a defunct Radford pet store is facing 43 charges after police were called to the building due to a “foul odor”…

Solar energy initiative proposed for Pulaski

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Community Housing Partners would like to put the sun to work by extending a solar energy program to Pulaski County. The local Board of Supervisors is…

Wythe County builds new website for Rural Retreat Lake

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@southwesttimes.com   WYTHEVILLE – The Rural Retreat Lake Park & Campground got a new online home this week, with the unveiling of the public park’s new website,…

Traditions performing at July Cruise In

Traditions performing at July Cruise In

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com The Popular local singing group The Traditions will perform Saturday, July 5, at the town of Pulaski’s next “Cruise In to Pulaski” car show. The show,…

Jacksonville Center showcases juried awards

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@southwesttimes.com   Jurist David Mickenberg spoke to a large group of around 120 people last Saturday night, June 14, at the Meet the Artists and Awards Reception…

Mariners ride arms to complete sweep

Mariners ride arms to complete sweep

By  MATTHEW WURZBURGER, pulaskimariners.net The Pulaski Mariners took game three of their season opening series against the Burlington Royals by the score of 4-0. The Mariners coupled an excellent start…

EDA hopes to boost NRV with new signs

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com New River Valley Economic Development Alliance (NRVEDA) wants to increase awareness of the New River Valley region by footing the cost to install “Entering the New…