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Pulaski County artist brings vibrant paintings to Blacksburg

Pulaski County artist brings vibrant paintings to Blacksburg

By SARAH BRADBURY  sarah@www.southwesttimes.com   Danny Phillips, a Pulaski County native, has been creating art in some format for as long as he can remember. “I’ve been interested in art…

Spaces are still available in NRCC SAT prep summer camp

By AMANDA J. ALLEN NRCC public relations Spaces are still available in New River Community College’s preparatory summer camp for the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT), the standardized test that measures…

Local boy fighting to achieve dreams

Local boy fighting to achieve dreams

By JENNIFER WADE jennifer@www.southwesttimes.com   Fast cars and football, school and video games. Such is the life of most 12-year-old boys. But this is not the case for Pulaski native…

Local church hosting different youth in mission effort

Local church hosting different youth in mission effort

By SARAH BRADBURY sarah@www.southwesttimes.com   Fieldstone United Methodist Church in Christiansburg is hosting a group of youth from Arlington who have come on a mission to help repair a home…

New online non-credit courses available at NRCC

By AMANDA J. ALLEN NRCC public relations   Through New River Community College’s partnership with online course company ed2go, the college is offering several new non-credit classes including “Write Effective…

Pulaski High School Class of 1952 to have reunion

By JENNIFER WADE jennifer@www.southwesttimes.com   The Pulaski High School Class of 1952 will kick off their 62-year reunion with a picnic lunch at Randolph Park on Friday, July 18 from…

Radford Police investigating two structure fires

Radford City Police, EMS and Fire Units were dispatched around 2:30 a.m. to the 500 block of Clement Street in reference to a house fire, according to Lt. Andy Wilburn…

One charge dismissed, another advances

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com   An indecent liberties charge filed against a Fairlawn man was dismissed Wednesday in Pulaski County Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court, but a second charge advanced…

Blues Brothers to be included in Calfee Park variety show

Blues Brothers to be included in Calfee Park variety show

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com   Wailing guitars, dance worthy rhythms and black suit and sunglasses-clad comedy legends will all be a part of the festivities in Calfee Park on Tuesday,…

Firearm incident draws prison term

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com A Pulaski man will serve just over three years in prison for firing a gun during an altercation in the Thornspring area in August. Under a…