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Campbell appointed to First Community board

Pulaski attorney Samuel Dean Campbell has been appointed to the board of directors for First Community Bank. “We are very pleased to welcome Sam Campbell to the Board of Directors.…

Fine Arts Center for the New River Valley Gala photo gallery

Fine Arts Center for the New River Valley Gala photo gallery

Judge leery of embezzler’s claim of employment

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com A woman who has repaid only about 6 percent of the $5,938 she embezzled from the Pulaski County Treasurer’s office in 2009 said Friday she’ll be…

School board outlines budget priorities

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com   Some changes have been made to the Pulaski County School Board’s budget priorities, revisions considered during its December meeting. The first change on the list…

Newspapers give students a new type of reading lesson

Newspapers give students a new type of reading lesson

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com   Pulaski Elementary reading instructor Christine Bailey has always had an appreciation for incorporating the daily paper into her lesson plans. In the past, she’s used…

Pulaski man dies from gunshot wound

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com A man who was found shot in the head in his Newbern Road residence Thursday night has died, according to police. In a prepared statement issued…

Some ugly sweaters

Some ugly sweaters

Calvin Pynn/SWT The Pulaski Senior Center hosted an Ugly Christmas Sweater Party on Friday. Those participating were (from left) Elaine Smith, Ethel Ryan, Barbie Tate, Louise Albert, Deborah Craig, Marion…

RU’s Jones among Virginia’s outstanding faculty

RADFORD – Radford University associate professor Jennifer Jones is the recipient of the 2015 Virginia Outstanding Faculty Award, given by the State Council of Higher Education (SCHEV). The award is…

Three arrested in Radford robbery

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com   RADFORD — Three Radford residents have been arrested in connection with the December robbery of a man. According to a prepared statement from Radford City…

Hancock honored

Hancock honored

Lynn Adams/SWT Gary Hancock was honored Thursday night as outgoing president of the board of directors for the Fine Arts Center for the New River Valley. The presentation occurred during…