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Long: woman ‘thumbed nose’ at court

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com   A woman who was released on bond in the fall under the condition she receive drug treatment is back in jail and will stay there…

Penn seeking another chance to serve Pulaski

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com   After six years of being off Pulaski Town Council, Lane Penn misses serving the people and has decided it’s time to throw his hat back…

Goodman seeks second term on town council

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com   After serving his first full term on the Pulaski town council, member Joseph Goodman is aiming to keep his seat as he pursues a second…

Governor’s School students win big at science fairs

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com   Two students from the Southwest Virginia Governor’s School have managed to innovate and achieve greatly at a recent series of science fairs. Julia Hager, a…

State park offers family-friendly adventures

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com   With the arrival of spring weather, Claytor Lake State Park has a variety of family-friendly, self-guided adventures to kick off the new season and provide…

Pulaski County FFA celebrates National Agriculture Week

Pulaski County FFA celebrates National Agriculture Week

  Courtney Jones, chapter reporter   During the week of March 23-29 the Pulaski County FFA Chapter celebrated National Agriculture Week. This week was time to honor our local farmers…

Birth certificates available at DMV

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com   Obtaining copies of Virginia birth certificates became a little easier in March when new legislation authorized their issuance through Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV).…

Appraisal fundraiser slated at The Ratcliffe

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com   Have a family heirloom that might be valuable, but you’re not sure? Saturday, May 3, is your chance to find out. An “Appraisal at The…

The Free Clinic of Pulaski receives donation from New River Valley Health Foundation

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com   The Free Clinic of Pulaski received a $27,000 donation from the New River Valley Health Foundation (NRVHF) to be used to help fund programs and…

Radford held 5k Saturday for Autism Speaks

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@southwesttimes.com   The second annual “Light It Up Blue” 5k, supporting the organization Autism Speaks, was held  Saturday in Bissett Park from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.…