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Robbery, rape alleged in indictments

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Allegations of robbery and rape are among 160 indictments handed down earlier this month by a Pulaski County grand jury. Bre’ana Nicole Thompson, 26, and Ethan…

Calfee CCC to host county football legends conversation

By DAVID GRAVELY editor@southwesttimes.com Saturday, May 8, will be a day fans of the Cougar football program will want to mark on their calendars as the Calfee Community and Cultural…

Property tax exemption passed

By WILLIAM PAINE william.paine@southwesttimes.com This week’s meeting of the Pulaski County Board of Supervisors saw an unusually large number of sheriff’s deputies in attendance, but it wasn’t because of any…

School board budget increases

By WILLIAM PAINE william.paine@southwesttimes.com At this month’s meeting of the Pulaski County Board of Supervisors a resolution was put forth to supplement the funding of the school board’s budget by…

Arsenal resumes in-person meetings

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com CHRISTIANSBURG — After months of holding its quarterly community meetings virtually due to COVID-19, Radford Army Ammunition Plant (RFAAP) returns to in-person meetings this month. A…

Public invited to Day of Prayer event

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com The public is invited to gather at Pulaski County Courthouse Thursday for a 30-minute service in recognition of the 69th anniversary of National Day of Prayer.…

Virginia updates mask use guidance

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Fully vaccinated Virginia residents are now free to congregate in small outdoor gatherings without wearing a facemask. Gov. Ralph Northam Thursday amended his COVID-19 guidance to…

Our Neighbor: Most Valuable Cougar Candidate Ashlyn Kirtner

Our Neighbor: Most Valuable Cougar Candidate Ashlyn Kirtner

By WILLIAM PAINE william.paine@southwesttimes.com Pulaski County High School senior Ashlyn Kirtner is one of five nominees for this year’s Most Valuable Cougar (MVC) award. The senior class votes to select…

Volvo Trucks North America and UAW reach tentative agreement

By WILLIAM PAINE william.paine@southwesttimes.com   Early this morning, both Volvo Trucks North America and the United Auto Workers Local 2069 announced that a tentative agreement has been reached on terms…

Pulaski woman hits the jackpot for $274,355 Virginia Lottery win

Pulaski woman hits the jackpot for $274,355 Virginia Lottery win

“It just feels unbelievable! I can’t believe it!”   That was Mari Hall’s reaction as she redeemed her winning ticket in the Virginia Lottery’s Cash 5 with EZ Match game.…