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Jury trial requested in animal cruelty case

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Prosecutors are requesting a jury hear the case of a former pet store operator accused of animal cruelty. The felony charge was filed against Alexander Montgomery…

Book reveals artists’ eye view of NRV

The Artful Lawyer invited artists from across the New River Valley to join its October themed show, “The New River Valley Through an Artist’s Eye,” asking them specifically to photograph,…

Ratcliffe Museum Seeking Volunteers

Ratcliffe Museum Seeking Volunteers

The Ratcliffe F. Memorial Transportation Museum has added a part-time employee, but they still need volunteers. For information on how to volunteer call the museum at 540-980-2307 and leave contact…

Pres. Pat Huber honored

Pres. Pat Huber honored

Courtesy photo Dr. Pat Huber, a Pulaski resident and president of New River Community College, was honored earlier this month by Old Dominion University. She earned her Ph.D. in 2006…

Chef T presents check to Culinary Club

Chef T presents check to Culinary Club

Brooke J. Wood/SWT Chef T, executive chef at the Draper Mercantile’s Blue Door Cafe, presented a $225 check from The Merc to Snowville Elementary School’s Culinary Club last week. Pictured…

4-H sees drone demonstration

4-H sees drone demonstration

The Pulaski County 4-H Livestock Club recently had their meeting at Kegley Farms of Pulaski. Agriculture Extension Agent, Morgan Paulette, demonstrated how drones are becoming increasingly more popular in the…

School Board Recognizes Chris Stafford

School Board Recognizes Chris Stafford

Brooke J. Wood/SWT The Pulaski County School Board recognized Chris Stafford, assistant superintendent of finance and business operations for Pulaski County Public Schools, during their November meeting. He was recently…

New Officers

New Officers

New River Community College’s business organization, Phi Beta Lambda, inducted five new officers last week. Pictured from left to right, Dana Draughn from Christiansburg, president; Tiff Robertson from Pearisburg, vice…

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…