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Rat carcass charges dismissed

Charges have been dismissed against a Roanoke man accused of leaving hundreds of dead rat carcasses on property he owns off Lead Mines Road in southeastern Pulaski County. After taking…

FCT students’ film selected to local film festival

A group of students at the Fairlawn Cooperative Transition Program (FCTP) had a short film they made in class selected to the Progeny Film Festival at the Lyric Theatre in…

Town boundary decision coming

Although other projects have taken the forefront over the past few months, the Town of Pulaski hopes to find out soon whether it will be beneficial to move forward with…

Bodies of all miners removed

(AP) — Recovery teams working before dawn Tuesday finished the grim task of recovering the last of 29 West Virginia miners killed in the nation’s worst coal mining disaster in…

Despite recession, libraries booming

A recent national news story stated public libraries are rising in popularity, but funding is rapidly declining. In tough economic times, the library is becoming the hot spot for just…

PCHS students give back

By LAUREN MARZETTA Pulaski County High School Students in the Small Animal Care class at Pulaski County High School recently completed two projects for Pulaski County Humane Society’s feral cat…

A Piece of History

The rebuild of Pulaski Train Station uncovered an unexpected bit of history that hasn’t seen the light of day for a century. In the process of rebuilding one of the…

No survivors in mine disaster

(AP) — Time stopped five days ago for the families of 29 coal miners killed in the devastating explosion at Upper Big Branch mine. As thousands waited, hoping for any…

Be cautious of telephone scams

Pulaski resident Peggy White would like to warn fellow citizens to be cautious of scam telephone calls that apparently are circulating in the area. White (not Pulaski County Chamber of…

Gases force out rescuers

(AP) — Dangerous gases forced rescue crews to abandon the search Thursday for four coal miners missing since an explosion killed 25 colleagues in the worst U.S. mining disaster in…