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Hiwassee man killed in shooting

A 23-year-old Hiwassee man is dead following a shooting off Duncan Hill Lane Tuesday afternoon. Pulaski County Sheriff Jim Davis declined to identify the shooting victim and said only limited…

Fire destroys Pulaski home

A Pulaski home sustained about $30,000 in damage and was deemed a total loss Monday as the result of fire. Pulaski Fire Chief Bill Webb said the first units to…

IDA to give over $7,500 to airport

Pulaski County Industrial Development Authority will contribute more than $7,500 to a runway rehabilitation project at New River Valley Airport, provided other area IDAs follow suit. The NRV Airport Commission…

Pulaski schools face lay-offs

At their Monday evening meeting, the Pulaski County School Board listened to four different options as to how they can prepare their Fiscal Year 2010-11 budget for a possible $3.9…

County names new superintendent

The Pulaski County School Board unanimously selected Dr. Robert T. Becker as the new superintendent of Pulaski County schools during the Monday, March 15 school board meeting. Dr. Becker will…

Cleaning up after the flood

Pulaski officials are still working to place a dollar figure on the amount of damage caused by Saturday’s flooding. Town Manager John Hawley said the town hasn’t been contacted by…

Flood waters strike Pulaski

A number of merchants along Peak Creek were busy Saturday morning, removing water and damaged property from their businesses after nearly 3.5 inches of rain caused major flooding in downtown.…

Downpour causes building collapse

The façade on one of the vacant buildings on Main Street in Pulaski gave way late Friday, forcing town crews to demolish a portion of the structure. Building Inspector Tom…

Excellence in customer service is SWT’s goal

Two long-time Pulaski County residents have been placed in critical areas of leadership within The Southwest Times. "This has been a great week at The Southwest Times," General Manager Kay…

Belspring wreck kills one, hurts four

Virginia State Police are investigating a single vehicle crash on Belspring Road that killed one Roanoke resident and seriously injured four more. According to First Sgt. Mike Honaker, Keith Lemond…