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Adams among select graduates featured in alumni’s 100th year

Adams among select graduates featured in alumni’s 100th year

CHICKASHA, Okla. – Brenda (Pettigrew) Adams is among select graduates of the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma to be recognized as “100 Alumni You Should Know.” The USAO…

Blood donations needed to overcome summer shortage

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com As families take their final summer vacations and prepare for schools to reopen, donating blood usually takes a back seat in priority lists during August. However,…

SWT now delivered by mail

SWT now delivered by mail

Beginning Tuesday, Aug. 8, The Southwest Times will be delivered to home and business subscribers by mail. Single-copy sales will continue to be available in racks and at retailers throughout…

Radford Arsenal tragedies claimed 39 lives between 1940 and 1991

Radford Arsenal tragedies claimed 39 lives between 1940 and 1991

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com Dennis Kitts dared to ask the question no one wanted to answer: “Who was the last person to die running this machine?” Kitts “felt the…

Deteriorating walls along Peak Creek threaten town

Deteriorating walls along Peak Creek threaten town

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com A deteriorating wall along Peak Creek has some Pulaskians worried that a flood might compromise the rock structure entirely, creating a scenario in which the…

Walk raises money for Alzheimer’s research

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Every year, Alzheimer’s disease kills more people than breast and prostate cancer combined, making it the sixth leading cause of death in the United States. In…

16 graduate from NRCC nursing program

16 graduate from NRCC nursing program

Sixteen New River Community College students completed requirements of the college’s three-semester practical nursing program, receiving certificates and nursing pins in a special ceremony Tuesday. Graduates from Pulaski County are…

MOVA pitches Pulaski to tech council

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Efforts to redevelop Pulaski received a shot in the arm Thursday evening when MOVA Technologies Inc. invited members of Roanoke-Blacksburg Technology Council (RBTC) to a reception…

MOVA one step closer to product development

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com MOVA Technologies, Inc., headquartered on Main Street in Pulaski, has officially moved into the next phase of development of its patented panel-bed filtration system — expected…

New nurse practitioner joins NR Medical Group

New nurse practitioner joins NR Medical Group

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com After eight years of building her practice in Pulaski, nurse practitioner Beth Sutherland last week handed over the reins to Amy Doty. Friday was Sutherland’s…