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Flue fire damages Pulaski home

Flue fire damages Pulaski home

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com A home on Magazine Street in Pulaski sustained an estimated $10,000 in damage Tuesday as the result of fire. Pulaski Fire Chief Bill Webb said his…

Driver extracted after Route 100 collision

Driver extracted after Route 100 collision

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com   A tractor-trailer collided with a smaller vehicle Monday at the corner of Route 100 and Route 11. Dwayne Graham was attempting to turn his 99…

Learn to dance or fly at NRCC in January

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com Whether you’ve always wanted to learn to foxtrot or fly, you can do both at New River Community College in January. The college is offering a…

Growers’ Academy offered in Wytheville

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com Beginning and experienced farmers or growers in Southwest Virginia are invited to take part in a Growers’ Academy to be held in Wytheville during the first…

Proof of job not shown, prison sentence ordered

Proof of job not shown, prison sentence ordered By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com With no one appearing in court Monday morning to prove she had a job, it appears Natoya Janeice…

Smith’s journey was learning experience

Smith’s journey was learning experience

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com He didn’t complete his cross-country run this time around, but 36-year-old Tony Smith says what he learned on this trip will help him when he hits…

January computer and tablet classes scheduled at NRCC

Classes on how to get the most out of your personal computer or iPad will be offered at New River Community College in January. “Boot Camp: Making the Most of…

Legislation proposed to prevent gun violence

ARLINGTON – Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced Monday a series of legislative proposals aimed at protecting Virginia residents and families through “common-sense gun violence prevention efforts.” “As Governor, there is no…

Shop with a Cop

Shop with a Cop

Calvin Pynn / SWT Saturday, Dec. 13 was “Shop with a Cop” day, as many officers from the New River Valley Chapter of the Fraternal Order of Police turned out…

Bradley’s Ridge receives Clean Business Award

Bradley’s Ridge receives Clean Business Award

The Pulaski County Clean Community Council has selected Bradley’s Ridge in Dublin as recipient of the December Clean Business Award. Bradley’s Ridge is a community for those ages 62 and…