Widgetized Section

Go to Admin » Appearance » Widgets » and move Gabfire Widget: Social into that MastheadOverlay zone

Home » Archives by category » News (Page 2)

Trash truck driver maintains good attitude

Trash truck driver maintains good attitude

By WILLIAM PAINE William.paine@southwesttimes.com At last week’s Pulaski County Christmas party, the county administrator handed out awards for service. One the most prestigious awards of the evening, the Linda S.…

Feds charge Salem man in Dublin firearm thefts

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com ROANOKE — A Salem man is facing federal charges for allegedly stealing firearms from a Dublin pawnshop Nov. 24. Brian McGinn, spokesman for the U.S. Attorney’s…

Dublin Christmas Parade is Saturday

Dublin Christmas Parade is Saturday

Staff Report Temperatures are supposed to be milder this weekend, but Dublin Christmas Parade may have to contend with rain. Early forecasts are calling for potential flooding from new rain,…

High School and the 5 C’s

High School and the 5 C’s

By WILLIAM PAINE william.paine@southwesttimes.com This year, students at Pulaski County High School are taking part in a new educational program which involves what are referred to as Extension Blocks. Under…

4-H seeks counselors, leaders for June camp

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Application packets are now available for those interested in spending a week serving as a counselor or leader at 4-H Camp on Smith Mountain Lake in…

Christmas celebration set at Claytor Lake

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Claytor Lake State Park staff invites the community to visit Saturday during the park’s annual Christmas celebration. Visitors will use natural materials to make winter crafts,…

Signal at new school approved by VDOT

Signal at new school approved by VDOT

By WILLIAM PAINE william.paine@southwesttimes.com After much discussion and prolonged traffic impact analyses, it was announced at the Tuesday Pulaski County School Board meeting that VDOT has given the go ahead…

Snow day fun!

Snow day fun!

William Paine/SWT When the kids are out of school, they still need something to occupy their time. What’s more fun to do on a snow day than grabbing a sled…

Officers help kids fill Christmas lists

Officers help kids fill Christmas lists

Staff Report Local children in need recently got some Christmas shopping assistance from New River Valley law enforcement agencies as part of an annual “Cops and Kids” event. Each participating…

Task force collecting toys, food for needy

Staff Report For some families, Christmas Day is like any other day. There is no special holiday meal or gifts under a Christmas tree because finances can’t support such a…