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Remembering the fallen

BLACKSBURG – Three years after the fatal shooting that claimed the lives of 32 students and faculty members, hundreds of members of the Virginia Tech community gathered for a candle…

Morning fire destroys home

A woodstove is believed to have caused an early-morning fire that destroyed a mobile home in the Dublin area early Wednesday. According to Jeff Saunders with Dublin Fire Department, firefighters…

‘We want to remember it’

Students, faculty, staff, and members of the community gathered at Snowville Elementary Friday to honor the victims of the April 16, 2007 tragedy at Virginia Tech. “We have been doing…

Pharmacy employees fight robber

LAUREL-FORK – Carroll County authorities are seeking a man who robbed a pharmacy Friday afternoon and then fled in a white Ford Ranger pickup truck. Carroll County Sheriff H. Warren…

Town to consider complaint software

Town of Pulaski staff is asking its council to consider implementing new software that will allow citizens to post complaints and service requests online. According to a summary of items…

Give back unused meds

The Pulaski Police Department, in a collaborative effort with the Pulaski Community Partners Coalition, will hold a prescription take back event on Saturday, April 24, in the parking lot of…

Calfee, Long memorialized by Dublin

Dublin Town Council Thursday night memorialized two area men who died in 2009 with a special ceremony during its monthly meeting. Council approved separate resolutions honoring Joseph "Joey" Calfee and…

Carilion nurses educate students on drugs, alcohol

The Carilion New River Valley Medical Emergency Room Department spent Monday morning educating Pulaski County High School juniors and seniors on the dangers of drugs and alcohol. Three nurses from…

Robber will serve 14-year sentence

A Pulaski man charged in connection with double robberies in Fairlawn last year will have to serve just under half of a 36-year prison sentence. Ernest Logan Draper, who was…

Events planned for VT’s 2010 Day of Remembrance

BLACKSBURG – What makes some people more resilient to tragedy than others? How did this region’s social-services organizations work together after April 16, 2007? How did that response compare to…