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Bills remain, but budget dominates legislature

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Any other year, the half inch thick stack of state budget amendments awaiting House and Senate floor votes Thursday would be twice as hefty. It would…

PSKNET closing down today

After more than eight years in business, internet provider Pulaski Networks “PSKnet” is calling it quits today. Troy Settle, managing member of the company, cited competition from DSL and cable…

PULASKI BRUSH FIRE

About four acres was burned Wednesday after a controlled fire got out of control and spread across a field near Alum Spring Road. Pulaski Fire Chief Bill Webb said no…

High winds cut power to 1,500

“We really dodged a bullet with this storm,” an Appalachian Power Company spokesman said of high winds that moved into the area Wednesday evening. Todd Burns said no more than…

Bills remain, but budget dominates legislature

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Any other year, the half inch thick stack of state budget amendments awaiting House and Senate floor votes Thursday would be twice as hefty. It would…

PSKNET closing down today

After more than eight years in business, internet provider Pulaski Networks “PSKnet” is calling it quits today. Troy Settle, managing member of the company, cited competition from DSL and cable…

PULASKI BRUSH FIRE

About four acres was burned Wednesday after a controlled fire got out of control and spread across a field near Alum Spring Road. Pulaski Fire Chief Bill Webb said no…

Shooting archive opens

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — The public is gaining access to an electronic archive of thousands of documents related to the mass shootings at Virginia Tech in April 2007. One computer…

Septage station to be built

After several years of delays, Peppers Ferry Regional Wastewater Treatment Authority is finally getting a septage receiving station that will help protect its equipment and allow for more accurate billing…

Smoking in car with kids targeted

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The suggestion came from a third-grade boy: why not make it illegal to smoke in the car with a child? The question appealed to Sen. Ralph…