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Truck hauling chips crashes on interstate

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   Virginia State Police are investigating an early-morning wreck on Interstate 81 Monday. According to State Trooper Robert Church, a 1996 Kenworth tractor-trailer hauling 13,000 pounds…

Bond revoked for alleged victim contact

Bond revoked for alleged victim contact

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   Bond was revoked for a Pulaski man charged with three sex offenses after he allegedly made contact with the victim. According to court records, David…

‘Lunch at the Depot’ to be held Thursday

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com The town of Pulaski will sponsor its second “Lunch at the Depot” event Thursday at Pulaski Train Station. Mark Nichols will provide musical entertainment for this…

Party with the big dogs at ‘Life’s a Beach’ social

Pulaski County Humane Society is partnering with Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce and Valley Auctions to host a “Life’s a Beach” Business After Hours Social Thursday, 5-7 p.m., at Valley…

Second meeting on Draper school set

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   It’s been over a year since residents of the Draper community gathered with county officials to discuss possible uses of the former Draper Elementary School…

Stabbing nets prison sentence

Stabbing nets prison sentence

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   A Dublin man will have to serve a little over a year in prison for stabbing his friend during an altercation in March. Paris Edward…

Man admits sexual assault on child

Man admits sexual  assault on child

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com A 37-year-old Pulaski man pleaded guilty Monday to the aggravated sexual battery of a child under the age of 13. Steven Ray Sheppard entered his guilty…

School study advises construction options at meeting

By SHANNON WATKINS shannon@southwesttimes.com Build new schools or renovate the old? In a called school board meeting Thursday night, architectural and engineering firm OWPR gave their report to board members…

Bridge repair requires lane closure on I-81 in Pulaski County

SALEM – A right lane closure is in place on southbound Interstate 81 at mile marker 94.7 due to repairs to a pothole in the bridge over New River Trail…

New YMCA director chosen

By SHANNON WATKINS shannon@southwesttimes.com   “It’s hard not to be enthusiastic about this position and this Y and about Pulaski,” said new Hensel Eckman YMCA Executive Director Allison Haller Hunter.…