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Route of proposed pipeline revised in Virginia counties

ROANOKE (AP) — Energy companies have revised the route of a proposed natural gas pipeline that would run from West Virginia to Virginia. Media outlets report that the new route…

Rules for fire parade

The annual Fire Prevention Week parade will step off at 7 p.m. Thursday along Main Street. To ensure safety for participants and spectators alike, Pulaski Fire Marshal Todd Garwood provided…

InMotion invests $5 million to open first U.S. manufacturing facility in Blacksburg

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com BLACKSBURG – InMotion has announced that it will invest more than $5 million to establish its first U.S. manufacturing operation in Montgomery County. The company is…

Workshop looking at lifespan friendly communities

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com   Christiansburg — With the New River Valley’s population and housing stock aging, a workshop to be held Oct. 22 will consider ways to address these…

Some Wythe County residents may see former vehicles on tax tickets

WYTHEVILLE – Wythe County residents will receive their personal property tax tickets from the county treasurer’s office this month. This year’s tax tickets, however, will include an assessment for all…

Smokey Bear visits the library

Smokey Bear visits the library

Game cameras not just for wildlife anymore

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com Game cameras aren’t just for capturing photos of wildlife anymore. According to a case in Pulaski County Circuit Court last week, they’re also good for finding…

Highlanders Festival sees successful switch to Bisset Park

Highlanders Festival sees successful switch to Bisset Park

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com   RADFORD – The skirl of bagpipes and the smell of simmering haggis filled the brisk air of Bisset Park Saturday, as festival goers donned kilts…

School, BOS discuss joint services

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com   The Pulaski County School Board and Board of Supervisors sat down for their bi-annual joint meeting last night. The joint services agreement between the school…

Frizzell, Cornelius concert canceled

The David Frizzell and Helen Cornelius concert, originally scheduled for Oct. 25 at New River Community College in Dublin, has been cancelled. NRCC Fiddle, Banjo and Dance Club director Roger…