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BBB Advisory: Protect yourself against card skimming

Roanoke – recent reports of ATM card skimming in northern Virginia, BBB is advising residents throughout Virginia to protect themselves from the growing scam. According to the Fairfax County Police…

Testimony wrapping up in former Va. governor trial

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The jury is set to hear from the final witness in the public corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen. U.S.…

Search efforts to resume for missing pilot

DEERFIELD, Va. (AP) — Ground teams planned to resume searching Thursday for a pilot who went missing after an F-15 fighter jet crashed in a remote, heavily wooded area of…

“Ice Cold Killers” films episode in Pulaski

“Ice Cold Killers” films episode in Pulaski

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com   A camera crew for “Ice Cold Killers,” a documentary television series profiling true murder cases on the “Investigation Discovery” channel visited Pulaski earlier this week…

Child porn charges filed against Radford man

Child porn charges filed against Radford man

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com RADFORD — A 21-year-old Radford man is in custody after a search of his apartment Monday allegedly turned up child pornography. According to a press release…

Robin Williams movie ‘Good Will Hunting’ scheduled at theatre

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com Pulaski Theatre will show the movie “Good Will Hunting” later this month in tribute to actor/comedian Robin Williams, who died from suicide Aug. 11. Williams won…

‘Cruise In’ returns to Main St. Sept. 6

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com   “Cruise In to Pulaski” returns to Main Street Saturday, Sept. 6, with classic and antique cars, musical entertainment, food and door prizes. The cruise in…

Former Virginia governor denies corruption charges

RICHMOND  (AP) — Former Gov. Bob McDonnell wrapped up a grueling four-plus days on the witness stand Tuesday by emphatically denying that he did special favors for a wealthy businessman…

New Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets to visit the National D-Day Memorial on Sept. 6

BLACKSBURG – For the eighth consecutive year, first-year members of the Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets (http://www.vtcc.vt.edu) will travel to the National D-Day Memorial (http://www.dday.org) in Bedford, Va., on Saturday,…

Sheriff’s office: Military jet crashes in Virginia

DEERFIELD, Va. (AP) — A sheriff’s dispatcher says authorities are searching for a military jet that crashed in western Virginia. Augusta County Sheriff’s Office dispatcher Becky Coynter says witnesses reported…