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‘California Dreaming’ a huge success

‘California Dreaming’ a huge success

By SARAH BRADBURY sarah@www.southwesttimes.com   This past Tuesday people gathered at Pulaski Theatre to enjoy a little surf and sun fun as “California Dreaming” took the stage. Produced for National…

Mabry Mill restoration temporarily closing road

MEADOWS OF DAN – A section of Blue Ridge Parkway from Milepost 174 to Milepost 177.5 will close on Monday, March 17, to begin restoration activities at Mabry Mill. The…

Watch out for Internet loan scam

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com   Pulaski Police Department warns citizens not to let a “flashy” website entice them into becoming a victim of an Internet loan scam that’s making the…

VDOF puts new firefighting equipment in the field

VDOF puts new firefighting equipment in the field

The Virginia Department of Forestry has improved its ability to respond to wildfires in the Commonwealth by upgrading several pieces of fire equipment in its suppression fleet. Five new wildland…

Radford Health and Rehab employees win Pinnacle Award

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com   Two employees at Radford Health and Rehab received the Pinnacle Award, as announced this past week. The employees, Mary Beth Boitnott and Shannon Davis, earned…

Outreach center receives donation from Food Lion

The It’s All About Jesus Outreach and Help Center has received $5000 from the Food Lion Charitable Foundation. The Center will use the gift to purchase food to be distributed…

Hospital Announces February 2014 Winner of Service Excellence Award

Hospital Announces February 2014 Winner of Service Excellence Award

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com LewisGale Hospital-Pulaski has announced that Travis Thompson, R.T. (T), was recently selected as the Service Excellence Employee of the Month for February. The award recognizes outstanding…

Wife suspected in fatal shooting

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com While the investigation is expected to continue into the weekend, Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office says the wife is the only suspect in a fatal shooting early…

UPDATED: Authorities investigating fatal shooting

UPDATE: Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal shooting in the 3600 block of Bill Street, just outside the Pulaski town limits. According to Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office Capt.…

Hammer attacker gets 45-year term: Mother of his child left with permanent brain injury

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com   A 45-year prison term, with 18 years suspended, was handed down Thursday against a 40-year-old Pulaski man who told police he intended to kill the…