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Parents arrested in endangered child case

Parents arrested in endangered child case

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com RADFORD — The parents of an infant for which an endangered child alert was issued Tuesday have been arrested. The 5-day-old child was found safe in…

Three teens take on internship with the Chamber of Commerce

Three teens take on internship with the Chamber of Commerce

By WILLIAM PAINE william.paine@southwesttimes.com Before this school year ended at Pulaski County High School, three particularly dedicated CTE students who were enrolled in the TV and Media class were called…

Pitty Party: P.A.C.C. puts Pit Bulls up for adoption

By WILLIAM PAINE william.paine@ southwesttimes.com This Saturday, July 14, from 10 a.m. to noon, Pulaski County Animal Care and Control (P.A.C.C.) will have a “Pitty Party” at the Pulaski County…

Fatalities down; DUI arrests still abundant

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@ southwesttimes.com While traffic fatalities were lower this Independence Day holiday than last year, Virginia State Police arrested nearly one intoxicated driver (DUI) an hour over the…

Most charges advance in manhunt case

Most charges advance in manhunt case

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimer.com A judge advanced five of seven charges against a man involved in an April manhunt in Pulaski; but he predicted prosecutors are going to need more…

Clarification regarding the new Snowville Fire Station

Clarification regarding the new Snowville Fire Station

By WILLIAM PAINE william.paine@southwesttimes.com In an earlier story about Snowville Fire Chief Gene Duncan, it was reported that the eight-acre parcel of land intended for the new Snowville Fire station…

Sheriff’s Dept. receives donation

Sheriff’s Dept. receives donation

David Gravely/SWT Fairlawn store manager Jeff Lawrence is a dog lover and feels it is important to give back to the community. When he found out that the Pulaski County…

Camp gearing up for 23rd golf tourney

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Camp Dickenson, which provides camp experiences for about 400 youth and adults every summer, is gearing up for its 23rd Annual Benefit Golf Tournament to be…

Funds to help Roanoke airport add flights

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com ROANOKE — Federal funds, coupled with matches pledged by the business sector, are helping Roanoke Blacksburg Regional Airport secure nonstop flights to Dallas, Denver and/or Detroit.…

Groundbreaking set for the new middle school

Staff Report In an announcement from the Pulaski County Public Schools Tuesday, the official news of the groundbreaking for the new united Pulaski County Middle School made public. “Pulaski County…