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Holly Riner wins LewisGale Service Excellence Award

Holly Riner wins LewisGale Service Excellence Award

LewisGale Hospital-Pulaski announced that Holly Riner was selected as the Service Excellence Employee of August 2014. According to LewisGale spokesperson Joy Sutton, the award recognizes outstanding employees who demonstrate service…

GPA partnership plans in the works

By SARAH BRADBURY sarah@www.southwesttimes.com   Thursday night’s Greater Pulaski Alliance (GPA) meeting focused on the fate of the organization’s future, which, to their delight, is not in jeopardy of ending…

Library ‘friends’ alter Sept. book sale

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com Friends of Pulaski County Library has changed the date and location of its September used book sale. The September sale will be held Saturday, Sept. 13,…

County residents graduate from Radford University

Twenty-one Pulaski County residents graduated from Radford University at the end of the spring semester. Pulaski residents accounted for 12 of the local graduates, while five are from Hiwassee and…

Downtown improvements to be unveiled

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com A state official will be in the town of Pulaski next week to announce improvements investors have planned for downtown. Pulaski Economic Development Director John White…

Council sets personal property tax due date

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com   The due date for personal property taxes has been moved back from its normal due date of April 1 to Oct. 15 of this year,…

Head of Virginia education to meet with public Monday

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com BRISTOL — Parents, educators, school board members, administrators and other citizens will have a chance to discuss issues related to Virginia’s public schools during a forum…

30 certified in ServSafe

By JENNIFER WADE jennifer@www.southwesttimes.com   “ServSafe Essential” is a 16-hour course developed by the National Restaurant Association to address the need for training and certification in safe food handling and…

Nu Chapter discusses new ideas

Recently members of the Executive Board of Nu Chapter, New River Coordinating Council, IOTA State, The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International met in the Dublin home of their immediate past president, Ruth Ann…

Trinity Lutheran Church to sponsor food drive

In 2013, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America celebrated its 25th anniversary by urging its congregations to take part in a national service day called “God’s Work, Our Hands.” Trinity…