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Supervisors want 2nd opinions on new school

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com Pulaski County supervisors want second opinions before deciding on funding for a new consolidated middle school. Ben Motley, RRMM’s lead architect on the school project,…

County pays tribute to its veterans

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com Pulaski County’s 17th annual Independence Day tribute to veterans and active members of the armed services was, once again, a celebratory and reverent event. “The…

WWII veteran Dennis Turman had a ringside seat to history

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com Life’s most memorable events stay with us forever, no matter how much time has passed. It’s been 71 years since 18-year-old Dennis Turman witnessed two…

There’s a new sheriff in town

Courtesy photos Pulaski County has its first new sheriff in 20 years. Mike Worrell (below), accompanied by his wife Wendy, is sworn into office by Circuit Court Clerk Maetta Crewe…

Grassroots movement kicks off in Pulaski

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com A potential middle school bond referendum will be the topic for the first Pulaski Organizing workshop Monday morning. But a November referendum is just the…

Lessons learned from a year of Launch Something Pulaski

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com This month marks a year since five promising business ventures were announced as winners in the first Launch Something Pulaski competition. At least three of…

Tables turned on alleged false report

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Two Pulaski residents are charged with knowingly making a false report to police after an investigation found that one of them allegedly assaulted a man they…

Shockley still thinks of Hall

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Thirty-seven years ago this week, an 18-year-old Radford University freshman went dancing with friends in Blacksburg. She hasn’t been seen since. Despite the lack of a…