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Grammy winners to appear at Blue Ridge Music Center.

Grammy winners to appear at Blue Ridge Music Center.

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com Old Crow Medicine Show will bring its “lickety-split tempos and kitchen-sink arrangements” to the Blue Ridge Music Center for a 4:30 p.m. performance Aug. 27. The…

Kathy Smith Atkins

Kathy Smith Atkins, 63, of Dublin, Va., passed away Monday, Aug. 14, 2017, at Roanoke Memorial Hospital. Born June 16, 1954, in Hillsville, Va., she was the daughter of the…

Eva Ratcliffe Dickson

Eva Ratcliffe Dickson, 64, of Martinsville, Va., passed way unexpectedly at her home on Tuesday, Aug. 8,2017. She was born June 7, 1953, in Pulaski, Va., to the late Charlie…

Tina Jessee McFall

Tina Jessee McFall, 62, passed away Saturday, August 12, 2017. She was born in Pulaski, Va., the daughter of Carl William Jessee and Shirley Lee Davidson Jessee. She was predeceased…

Creek wall repair not ‘as easy as it appears’

Creek wall repair not ‘as easy as it appears’

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com Repairing the limestone walls that run along Pulaski’s Peak Creek isn’t an easy matter, considering who owns the walls and who controls the waterway, but…

Warner makes stop in Pulaski County

Warner makes stop in Pulaski County

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com “Pulaski is one of the really hot communities in Southwest Virginia in terms of coming back,” U.S. Sen. Mark Warner told The Southwest Times Monday during…

Pulaski VR center clears first hurdle

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Virtual reality (VR) is one step closer to reality in Pulaski. Pulaski Planning Commission voted Monday night to recommend a special exception be granted to allow…

Alzheimer’s fundraiser slated this weekend

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Virginia’s Grand Chapter Royal Arch Masons fraternity is gearing up for its annual Southwest Virginia Alzheimer’s Walk Saturday at Randolph Park. All proceeds from the walk,…

Linda Marie Anderson

Linda Marie Anderson, 76, formerly of Pulaski, Va., passed away Friday, Aug. 11, 2017, at LewisGale Hospital Montgomery County. Born May 8, 1941, in Pulaski, she was the daughter of…

Zelda Lively Boyd

Zelda Lively Boyd, 80, passed away Monday, Aug. 14, 2017, at her home in Dublin, Va. She was a retired consultant for U.S. Fish and Wildlife, and a member of…