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PC BOS to again increase small business recovery grant funding

Friday, the Pulaski County Board of Supervisors announced that they will once again be allocating additional funding in the amount of $125,000.00, for a total amount of $750,000.00 to their…

Voter registration deadline is Tuesday

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com If you want to vote in the Nov. 3 election, but aren’t registered or need to update your information, time is quickly running out. The deadline…

VADOC holds flu shot campaign 

RICHMOND – In an effort to encourage inmates in the Virginia prison system to get their flu shots this year in the midst of the global coronavirus pandemic, the Virginia…

Hank Hanks and the Calling

Hank Hanks and the Calling

By WILLIAM PAINE william.paine@southwesttimes.com “I got the calling at about age 14,” said Dr. Hank Hanks. “Mom was a guidance counselor and I remember her saying early on, ‘You’re good…

APCO lowering Claytor Lake ahead of Delta

APCO lowering Claytor Lake ahead of Delta

By DAVID GRAVELY editor@southwesttimes.com   Appalachian Power and the Friends of Claytor Lake announced Friday that APCO is lowering the level of Claytor Lake to the 1,843 feet mark, a…

Pulaski County announces position on Halloween 2020

Pulaski County announces position on Halloween 2020

Please be advised of Pulaski County’s official position on Halloween–2020.   This year Pulaski County will recognize Halloween on Saturday, October 31st.  When observing Halloween, we respectfully advise our citizens…

DAK Halloween show coming to Randolph Park

DAK Halloween show coming to Randolph Park

By DAVID GRAVELY editor@southwesttimes.com   For those fans of the spooky and slightly scary, get ready for an event coming to Pulaski County Friday. DAK Lights is returning to Randolph…

Governor directs more than $220M in CARES Act funding to Virginia’s K-12 Schools

Governor directs more than $220M in CARES Act funding to Virginia’s K-12 Schools

***EDITORS’ NOTE*** Pulaski County Public Schools will receive $667,093 of this money. In a brief discussion with Superintendent Dr. Kevin Siers, it was indicated that the school system is awaiting…

Boil Water Notice issued for Honaker Road area

Boil Water Notice issued for Honaker Road area

The following information has been released by the county:   Customers of the Pulaski County Public Service Authority located along Honaker Road and within the Draper Valley Golf Course were…

Pocket Park transforms into Count’s Crossing

Pocket Park transforms into Count’s Crossing

By WILLIAM PAINE william.paine@southwestime.com Pulaski’s newest and smallest park opened Monday, as what had been referred to as the Pocket Park on West Main Street has now been officially dubbed…