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Parents arrested in endangered child case

Parents arrested in endangered child case

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com RADFORD — The parents of an infant for which an endangered child alert was issued Tuesday have been arrested. The 5-day-old child was found…

Three teens take on internship with the Chamber of Commerce

Three teens take on internship with the Chamber of Commerce

By WILLIAM PAINE william.paine@southwesttimes.com Before this school year ended at Pulaski County High School, three particularly dedicated CTE students who were enrolled in the TV and Media class…

Pitty Party: P.A.C.C. puts Pit Bulls up for adoption

By WILLIAM PAINE william.paine@ southwesttimes.com This Saturday, July 14, from 10 a.m. to noon, Pulaski County Animal Care and Control (P.A.C.C.) will have a “Pitty Party” at the…

Fatalities down; DUI arrests still abundant

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@ southwesttimes.com While traffic fatalities were lower this Independence Day holiday than last year, Virginia State Police arrested nearly one intoxicated driver (DUI) an hour…

Most charges advance in manhunt case

Most charges advance in manhunt case

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimer.com A judge advanced five of seven charges against a man involved in an April manhunt in Pulaski; but he predicted prosecutors are going to…

Clarification regarding the new Snowville Fire Station

Clarification regarding the new Snowville Fire Station

By WILLIAM PAINE william.paine@southwesttimes.com In an earlier story about Snowville Fire Chief Gene Duncan, it was reported that the eight-acre parcel of land intended for the new Snowville…

Sheriff’s Dept. receives donation

Sheriff’s Dept. receives donation

David Gravely/SWT Fairlawn store manager Jeff Lawrence is a dog lover and feels it is important to give back to the community. When he found out that the…

Polls

Q: It’s hot … too hot for many people. How do you cope with the heat through the middle of the summer?

  • D. Suck it up and deal with it, at least it’s not freezing cold now. (49%, 32 Votes)
  • C. I drink plenty of fluids and try to rest during the hottest part of the day. (23%, 15 Votes)
  • A. Turn up the air conditioning and never leave the house if possible. (22%, 14 Votes)
  • B. Find a nice spot at the river or lake and stay in the water as much as possible. (6%, 4 Votes)

Total Voters: 65

Sports

Rays blank Yankees, take middle game of series

Rays blank Yankees, take middle game of series

By Matt Trust, Pulaski Yankees    PULASKI – Pedro Espinola was magnificent on the mound for the Pulaski…

Rays open series with win over Yankees

By Matt. Trust, Pulaski Yankees   PULASKI, Va – The Pulaski Yankees dropped the first of a three-game set against…

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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

Ola Scott Bowling

Sept. 3, 1919-July 10, 2018 Ola Scott Bowling, 98, passed way Tuesday, July 10, 2018, at her home. She was a member of Dublin United Methodist Church.…

Elizabeth Hall Lundy

Elizabeth Hall Lundy, formerly a resident of Pulaski, Va., and Waynesville, NC, passed away peacefully in her sleep July 5, 2018.  A graveside funeral service will be held…