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NRCC shooter pleads guilty to felony charges

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@southwesttimes.com   Neil MaCinnis, the teenager charged with shooting two women at New River Community College’s (NRCC) mall site last year, pleaded guilty to four felonies Wednesday…

Town council honors public works manager and judge

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@southwesttimes.com   Tuesday night’s Pulaski Town Council meeting started out with the recognition of two individuals who have recently managed to make a difference in the community.…

Regional fiber grant could be an option for Pulaski County

Regional fiber grant could be an option for Pulaski County

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@southwesttimes.com   The Pulaski community could be looking at countywide connectivity with a new grant that will be made available by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). In…

Fairlawn wreck sparks questions

By SARAH BRABURY sarah@southwesttimes.com   There has been some controversy surrounding yesterday’s story on the Fairlawn wreck. The driver was reported as receiving a DUI charge, but several sources say…

NRCC fall class registration begins April 22

By AMANDA ALLEN NRCC public relations   Fall 2014 class registration at New River Community College begins Tuesday, April 22. More than 600 courses will be offered, including new courses…

Upcoming Food Safety Trainings to Be Held

By SARAH D. BURKETT, FCS agent Pulaski County Extension Office   Are you or others that you work with interested in preparing food safely for the public? Each year, one…

Va. Tech massacre’s 7th anniversary to be marked

RICHMOND (AP) — The victims of the April 16, 2007, massacre at Virginia Tech will be remembered at ceremonies in Richmond and Blacksburg. One remembrance is scheduled Wednesday in Richmond’s Capitol Square. Gov.…

Pulaski woman not charged with shooting husband

By SARAH BRADBURY sarah@southwesttimes.com Evidence of a fatal shooting was presented to a Pulaski County Grand Jury involving the death of Danny Reginald O’Dell, according to Commonwealth’s Attorney Mike Fleenor.…

Social services shares tips for dealing with anger

By LEE ANN MARTIN, family services manager Pulaski County Social Services One major problem in dealing with anger and children is the angry feelings that are often stirred up inside…

Never shake a baby

By LEE ANN MARTIN, family services manager Pulaski County Social Services Infants and toddlers are unable to control their emotions because they are immature and helpless. Please remember this when…