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Bear sightings in community spark interest

The Pulaski Police Department has been receiving an increasing number of complaints of black bear sightings. According to the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (VDGIF), the population of…

Local fire crews fight flames Sunday night

Local fire crews fight flames Sunday night

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com   The Pulaski Fire Department responded to a structure fire call shortly before 10:30 p.m. on Sunday, July 20, according to Pulaski Fire Chief Bill Webb.…

Aspiring Virginia high schools students converge at RU

A week in the classrooms and laboratories of Radford University for aspiring female scientists from high schools across the state concluded with two events. The events capped the Summer Bridge…

McAuliffe announces 250 new jobs for Grayson County

RICHMOND – Governor Terry McAuliffe announced Wednesday that Core Health & Fitness LLC, a leader in developing and marketing advanced strength and cardio equipment for the fitness industry, will invest…

Students at PCHS have fun learning

By JENNIFER WADE jennifer@www.southwesttimes.com   The After-School Cougar Enrichment Program (ACE) got off to a great start this summer. Although the program, funded by the 21st Century Community Learning Centers…

Yellow brick road leads to PCHS

Yellow brick road leads to PCHS

By JENNIFER WADE jennifer@www.southwesttimes.com   Adaire Theatre presented the Wizard of Oz this past weekend at the Pulaski County High School’s Little Theater. The 16-member cast was under the direction…

Pulaski YMCA announces Mariners week

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com   The Pulaski YMCA will host some special events starting this week, which will continue on through the rest of the summer. According to a newsletter…

Pulaski County Public Schools plan to ‘Pack the Bus’

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com   Pulaski County Public Schools (PCPS) is bringing back their “Pack the Bus” program for the 2014-2015 school year in an effort to gather school supplies…

Trespasser arrested at Pulaski apartment complex

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com   Officers from the Pulaski Police Department were summoned to Carriage Hill Apts. Last Saturday night in response to a report of trespassing and stalking, according…

Pulaski man found dead in New River

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com Radford City Police are currently investigating a possible drowning after a man was found dead in the New River early Sunday evening. The man, identified as…