Home » Entries posted by Editor (Page 3)
Stories written by Editor

Pulaski Co. launches pride project

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com A new initiative called “Pulaski County is…” launched today with several goals. One of those goals is for citizens to fall in love with Pulaski…

Historians to hear about explorers’ local ties

Historians to hear about explorers’ local ties

 By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com  Most Pulaski County residents probably remember reading about Lewis and Clark in their elementary history books. However, few may be aware of the explorers’ connections to…

Blacksburg challenges Radford arsenal

  By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com Blacksburg Town Council passed a resolution Wednesday challenging the Radford Army Ammunition Plant (RAAP) to commit to measures which would significantly reduce the overall…

10 years given in fraud, forgery case

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com A Pulaski woman has been convicted of stealing a credit card and attempting to utter checks from her deceased father’s bank account. Susan Diane Flack, 48,…

Man convicted of third DUI

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com A Rural Retreat man will serve a mandatory six months in jail for a conviction of driving under the influence (DUI) for the third time in…

Cox completes basic training

Cox completes basic training

U.S. Air Force National Guard Airman 1st Class Stuart M. Cox graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program…

Woodrow “Woody” Delano Maddy

 Woodrow “Woody” Delano Maddy, age 75, of Radford, Va., passed away Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017 at his home. Born Sept.18, 1942 in Washington D.C., he was the son of the…

Marie Bolt Bailey

NEW BERN, N.C. — Marie Bolt Bailey, 83, of New Bern, N.C., passed away Nov. 14, 2017 at CarolinaEast Medical Center. She is preceded in death by her parents Harmon…

Virginia home-schoolers top 40,000

By Will Thomas VCU Capital News Service Alycia Wright, a Short Pump, Virginia resident, used to have her own classroom where each day she taught dozens of middle-school students. That…

Little Free Pantry arrives just in time

Little Free Pantry arrives just in time

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com A grass roots movement in communities to “leave what you can and take what you need” is again taking shape in Pulaski County, this time…