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Center closing criticized

Sixth District Delegate Anne B. Crockett-Stark (R-Wytheville) is asking Gov. Timothy Kaine to reconsider his decision to close Pulaski Correctional Center, citing area unemployment figures and jail overcrowding as two…

Voter registrations up in county, state as election nears

Pulaski County registered 1,070 new voters this year, and the state racked up 436,155 new registrants in time to vote in the presidential election in November. Pulaski County Registrar Kathy…

Cave Spring up next for Cougars

The Pulaski County Cougars will face a familiar opponent this week as they travel to Roanoke to face the Cave Spring Knights in another important River Ridge District contest. The…

Commerce Park gets federal aid

A federal grant has been approved to provide half of the money needed to expand water and sewer service to New River Valley Commerce Park off Route 100. The announcement…

Senator pays visit to Pulaski County

The last time U.S. Sen. Jim Webb visited Pulaski County, hundreds of men and women were on strike, standing along a picket line outside the Volvo plant in Dublin. Thursday…

It’s that time of year

It’s that time of the year once again. No, we’re not talking about Thanksgiving or Christmas. We’re talking about the annual draw-down at Claytor Lake as lake water levels will…

Pulaski ranks among ‘Best Sports Cities’

It may not be high on the list, but Pulaski has been named one of the nation’s 400 Best Sports Cities by Sporting News Magazine. Pulaski comes in at number…

Trust account set up for Dublin infant

A trust account has been established for a Dublin infant who nearly lost his battle with a serious and rare illness. Those wishing to make a donation may take it…

Town planning Treat Trail for Halloween

Town of Pulaski businesses wishing to take part in this year’s Treat Trail must sign up by Oct. 20 to be placed on the map of participants. The Treat Trail…

Council meets Thursday

The Dublin Town Council will meet Thursday, Oct. 16, at 7 p.m. at the Dublin Town Hall. The only old business item on the agenda includes a presentation of a…