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PCHS grad wins Emmy award for work on HBO’s ‘VEEP’

PCHS grad wins Emmy award for work on HBO’s ‘VEEP’

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Not many people can put an Emmy award win on their resume, but 1980 Pulaski County High School graduate Jim Gloster can. Gloster has received four…

New operations director gets full plate

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com When Jesse Shull stepped in as Pulaski County Public School’s new operations director less than three weeks ago he was handed a full plate of…

Out with the old, in with the new

Out with the old, in with the new

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com With the installation of new traffic lights at the intersection of Bob White Boulevard and East Main Street (Rt. 99), the oldest traffic lights in town…

County, schools disagree over calculation

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com While Pulaski County Public School’s central office is grateful for everything they receive from the county annually to help fund operations, they disagree with the…

One-day computer workshops offered this month

New River Community College will offer three introductory one-day workshops on Microsoft Office Word and Excel programs this month. “Word: Introduction” (#8666) familiarizes the student to the Word environment and…

Red Sun on PROFIT 500 list

Red Sun Farms has been named to the PROFIT 500 list for 2017. The greenhouse grower harvests tomatoes at its Dublin facility, where 90 people are employed, and plans to…

Max Creek church hosting women’s conference

“God’s Promise in Uncertain Times” is the theme of a women’s conference being hosted by Max Creek Baptist Church Friday, Sept. 22, 7-10 p.m., and Saturday, Sept. 23, 9 a.m.…

Friday Night Football Scores 9-15-17

Friday’s Scores The Associated Press Abingdon 29, Christiansburg 7 Amelia County 38, Cumberland 14 Arcadia 36, Snow Hill, Md. 27 Auburn 15, Eastern Montgomery 14 Benedictine 14, Fork Union Prep…

Two schools fall short on accreditation

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com Two of Pulaski County’s schools came close but didn’t quite make the grade to receive full state accreditation according to a report from Virginia Department…

Vendor space a ‘virtual sell-out’ for weekend market

Vendor space a ‘virtual sell-out’ for weekend market

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Fifty new vendors, including three new food vendors, have signed up for the fall Pulaski County Flea Market, being held Saturday and Sunday at New River…