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Southwest Virginia outdoor expo planned at Heartwood

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@southwesttimes.com   ABINGDON – The Appalachian Spring outdoor recreation initiative of Friends of Southwest Virginia are gearing up for the first annual Southwest Virginia Outdoor Expo on…

Fire destroys trailer loaded with recyclables

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   An electrical short sparked a fire that destroyed the trailer of a truck parked behind the Dublin Hardee’s Tuesday. Dublin Fire Chief Ronnie McClure said…

Lightning cuts off power for over 8,000 Appalachian Power customers

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@southwesttimes.com Lightning caused an equipment problem  as a main transmission line went out at an Appalachian Power substation early Tuesday afternoon. The problem caused a temporarily outage…

Memorial Day: for those who gave all

Memorial Day: for those who gave all

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   “Memorial Day is a day to honor those who gave every last inch of life and everything precious to them in defense of this country,”…

Not all are heroes, but all can be proud patriots

Not all are heroes, but all can be proud patriots

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   “I’m not a hero and I will never be a military hero; but what I can be — as many of you here today —…

Mariners to Hold Open Anthem Auditions

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@southwesttimes.com   Those who have dreamed of performing the National Anthem before a professional baseball game may have an opportunity to make their dream come true with…

Fire department hosts rope rescue training

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@southwesttimes.com   The Pulaski Fire Department recently hosted a rope rescue training course for various local fire and rescue teams and agencies. According to Pulaski Fire Chief…

Sidecar/trike class still has openings

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com New River Community College still has spaces available for those wishing to take a Sidecar/Trike Education Program (S/TEP) that begins Friday, May 30. The class will…

Setting of capital murder trial delayed

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   The trial of a Pulaski man accused of killing his infant child was supposed to be set Friday, but its scheduling has been continued until…

Bond denied; judge questions employment

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   “Is he employed or not?” a Pulaski County judge asked Thursday in the case of a Hiwassee man facing probation revocations on two drug distribution…