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Tips for dealing with wildlife

By SARAH BRADBURY sarah@southwesttimes.com Pulaski County citizens may have noticed wildlife becoming more prevalent in the area. Reports of coyotes, foxes, bears, intrusive birds and an abundance of skunks have…

Yost appointed to MLK commission

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   Delegate Joseph Yost (R-Virginia’s 12th District) has been appointed to the Virginia General Assembly’s Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Commission. According to its webpage,…

Montgomery road to close for bridge repairs

MONTGOMERY COUNTY – A portion of Meadow Creek Road (Route 658), a popular shortcut between Tyler Road and Route 8 in Montgomery County, will be closed Monday and Tuesday, Aug.…

Wytheville’s George Wythe Hotel to be renovated

Wytheville’s George Wythe Hotel to be renovated

By TRAVIS HANDY travis@southwesttimes.com   A historic structure in Wytheville will get another chance at life as a hotel after spending four decades as a bank.   Smith Enterprises announced…

Judge denies probation changes

Judge denies probation changes

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com     A Dublin man convicted of rape and multiple charges of abduction in 1996 hoped to have terms of his probation altered Monday, but a…

Florida man accused of raping child among indicted

Florida man accused of raping child among indicted

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com A 49-year-old Florida man charged with raping and sexually abusing a child under the age of 13 is among indictments handed down by a Pulaski County…

Yost representing NRV at Smart Beginnings kickoff

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   CHARLOTTESVILLE – Delegate Joseph Yost (R-Virginia’s 12th District) is among three area leaders chosen to represent the New River Valley at the inaugural Smart Beginnings…

Save money on back to school tax holiday

By SHANNON WATKINS shannon@southwesttimes.com   Virginia’s annual back to school sales tax holiday will be from Aug. 2 to 4 this year. As in years before, certain school supplies, clothing…

Phillips promoted to senior officer

Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (VDGIF) has promoted Troy Phillips, a conservation police officer serving Pulaski County, to the rank of senior officer. A native of Radford, Phillips…

NRCC’s practical nursing program graduates 16

Sixteen New River Community College students have completed requirements for the three-semester practical nursing program at the college. They received certificates and participated in a pinning ceremony Friday, July 26.…