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Northam announces Xaloy to return to Virginia, reopen Pulaski manufacturing facility

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that Xaloy, a leading manufacturer of plastic processing components for injection and extrusion machinery, will move its barrel manufacturing operation from Ohio back to Virginia…

Altair Investments to open former Xaloy facility

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com   Altair Investments, a Chicago-based private Equity firm that recently purchased Xaloy Superior Holdings, Inc., will reopen the Xaloy facility off Route 99 in Pulaski, an…

School Board releases statement to public

School Board releases statement to public

The following prepared statement was read at the Wednesday, July 14, 2021 special called meeting of the Pulaski County School Board.   AN OPEN LETTER TO THE PULASKI COUNTY COMMUNITY…

UAW ratifies vote by thin margin

UAW ratifies vote by thin margin

By DAVID GRAVELY editor@southwesttimes.com   The results are in from the re-vote on the third proposed contract at Volvo. The strike is now considered over as two of the three…

Officer charged in fatal Giles crash

Officer charged in fatal Giles crash

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com GILES COUNTY — A police officer involved in a fatal 2020 wreck in Narrows is facing three charges, including involuntary manslaughter, according to police and New…

New vote coming for UAW workers

By DAVID GRAVELY editor@southwesttimes.com The situation concerning the strike by UAW Local 2069 workers at Volvo became more serious Sunday as the company made what they have termed their “best…

MOVA preps to move filter to market

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com A Pulaski clean energy firm is among 34 technology-focused Virginia small businesses sharing in $3.4 million in grants to help move their products from development to…

NRCC announces fall 2021 semester plans

By WILLIAM PAINE william.paine@southwesttimes.com New River Community College will be operating at full capacity for the upcoming fall semester. Traditional in-person instruction will be the norm for classes held at…

Wilderness Road Chorus rehearsing again

Wilderness Road Chorus rehearsing again

By WILLIAM PAINE william.paine@southwesttimes.com Hey, hey, what’s that sound? Why it’s the beautiful harmonies produced by the Wilderness Road Chorus, a collection of local ladies who love to sing. Due…

Council supports MiLB Relief Act

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com With the exception of having one member absent, Pulaski Town Council has unanimously voted to support the proposed Minor League Baseball (MiLB) Relief Act. The proposed…