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Local students help collect school supplies to be given to underpriviledged chil

It is rare to see two big yellow school buses parked at the entrance of a Wal-Mart store on a Tuesday afternoon. But in the case of two school buses…

Boucher to hold town meeting on health care reform

Ninth District Congressman Rick Boucher will hold a public town meeting on proposed health care reform Tuesday. According to Boucher’s website, the meeting will be held Tuesday, Aug. 18 at…

Cell, email alerts available

Pulaski County citizens wishing to sign up to receive regional emergency alerts by cell phone, VoIP (Voice over IP) phone and email can now do so on the county website.…

Upcoming School Board agenda

The Pulaski County School Board will meet Thursday, August 13 at 4:30 p.m. The meeting will be held in the board room at the School Board Office, located at 202…

Local students help collect school supplies to be given to underpriviledged chil

It is rare to see two big yellow school buses parked at the entrance of a Wal-Mart store on a Tuesday afternoon. But in the case of two school buses…

Deeds attacks McDonnell on abortion issues

ANNANDALE, Va. (AP) — Democratic gubernatorial candidate Creigh Deeds launched a sharp attack Monday against his Republican opponent’s Bob McDonnell’s anti-abortion record, accusing him of "trying to chip away at…

Three arrested for school vandalism

Three Radford men were arrested late Saturday in connection with vandalism at the city’s new Belle Heth Elementary School, slated to open this fall. According to Radford City Spokeswoman Rebecca…

Gatewood drops below spillway

Five months ago, steady rains had Gatewood Reservoir top its spillway for the first time since June 2008. Now, the water level is headed back down again. In an update…

Lago pleads guilty to larceny

Thanks to a plea agreement, a Fairlawn man who received 25 years in prison in connection with three larcenies will have to serve less than half of the sentence. Scott…

Deeds attacks McDonnell on abortion issues

ANNANDALE, Va. (AP) — Democratic gubernatorial candidate Creigh Deeds launched a sharp attack Monday against his Republican opponent’s Bob McDonnell’s anti-abortion record, accusing him of "trying to chip away at…