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Volvo employees receive minor injuries

Volvo employees receive minor injuries

An emergency services call at Volvo in Dublin this morning may have led those with police scanners to believe a truck fell on an employee; but that is…

Pulaski County to participate in Sarge & Sons Demolition Derby

Pulaski County to participate in Sarge & Sons Demolition Derby

Jonathan Sweet to compete and drive car for a cause   Jonathan Sweet, Pulaski County Administrator, will be representing our County at this year’s New River Valley Fair…

Virginia Gov. hints at plan for free community college

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam says he could soon be rolling out a plan for free community college tuition. In a Wednesday announcement, the Democratic…

House approves $15 minimum wage, Senate prospects are dim

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats approved legislation Thursday to raise the federal minimum wage for the first time in a decade, to $15 an hour, but the bill…

Chicago firm to lead Virginia Beach shooting investigation

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — A Chicago consulting firm has been chosen to lead an independent investigation into the Virginia Beach mass shooting that left 12 dead. The…

US heat wave just warming up for long and scorching weekend

DETROIT (AP) — The heat wave that has been roasting much of the U.S. in recent days is just getting warmed up, with temperatures expected to soar to…

New license plate celebrates UVA’s national championship

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A limited-edition license plate is being offered to celebrate the University of Virginia men’s basketball team’s 2019 national championship. The state Department of Motor…

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Deja Moo … Yanks blank Pirates, win 2-0 on Ag Night 2.0

Deja Moo … Yanks blank Pirates, win 2-0 on Ag Night 2.0

By CORY HILBORNE Pulaski Yankees   Pulaski turned to Moo-Laski for the night as the…

Calfee Park named top Rookie-Level ballpark in America

Calfee Park named top Rookie-Level ballpark in America

By DAVID GRAVELY sports@southwesttimes.com At the stroke of midnight Ballpark Digest confirmed what Pulaski Yankee…

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Jackson Park’s light display

From one end to the other, Jackson Park is all aglow, decked out with a sizable drapery of tree lights greeting passersby on First Street. But this…

Chamber meets at historical site

Draper is a small town with a railroad and ties to the Baltimore Road that carried many travelers from north to south and south to north. The…

Obituaries

Wayne Doyle Sr.

Brandon, Fla. — Wayne Doyle Sr., 90, of Brandon, Fla., passed away Saturday, June 30, 2019. Born in Pulaski, Va., Wayne spent many years in Sanford, Fla.…

Kensey Edward Coake

CHRISTIANSBURG, Va. — Kensey Edward Coake, 91, of Christiansburg, Va., passed way July 12, 2019. He was preceded in death by his parents, Floyd L. and Nancy…