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County men arrested on drug charges

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com Two men were arrested on drug charges Saturday night after a search warrant was executed on separate residences in the Parrott section of Pulaski County. According…

Pulaski gets its Satisfaction

Pulaski gets its Satisfaction

Lynn Adams/SWT Satisfaction: The International Rolling Stones Show made its return Saturday night to the historic Pulaski Theatre to an exuberant and appreciative crowd that cheered the band and danced…

Thanksgiving altering schedules

Schools and most governmental offices will be getting an extended Thanksgiving break as many offices close mid-week and remain closed through Friday. Pulaski County schools will be closed Wednesday through…

Tour of the Times

Tour of the Times

Lynn Adams/SWT Boy Scouts from Pulaski along with parents toured The Southwest Times Saturday morning. Not only did they learn what it takes to put the newspaper together from graphic…

Help ‘Stuff the Bus’

Help ‘Stuff the Bus’

Calvin Pynn / SWT Pulaski County Public School buses were parked at grocery stores throughout the county Saturday, collecting food and cash donations for “Stuff the Bus,” which gives meals…

Firefighter training held in Wythe County

Firefighter training held in Wythe County

By Jeremy Farley Special to the SWT WYTHEVILLE – During the past several weeks, emergency responders in Southwest Virginia have been working to complete Firefighter-1 training. Graduation from the 190-hour…

Dress for Success New River Valley dream has become a reality

Dress for Success New River Valley dream has become a reality

By Neesey Payne Special to the SWT   The boutique has a touch of pink, it’s chic and is the foundation of the organization’s operation. Dress for Success New River…

Food safety training certifies 40

By Sarah D. Burkett Special to the SWT   Food safety training courses during recent weeks have certified 40 people, helping to improve sanitation practices and prevent foodborne illness in…

Rescue highlights need for ATV

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com The recent reliance on citizens for utility vehicles to rescue a hunter has highlighted the “continuing need” for a county-owned utility vehicle, according to County Administrator…

Humane Society has a lot to celebrate at annual meeting

Pulaski County Humane Society is the “Comeback Kid” of nonprofit organizations. After announcing in July it may have to shut down due to lack of funding, the group experienced an…