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Times mourns loss of Publisher

Times mourns loss of Publisher

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com   The Southwest Times is mourning the loss of its publisher, Susan Carter, who passed away Friday morning at LewisGale Hospital-Pulaski. Carter, 60, took over as…

PCHS sends graduates off to their futures

PCHS sends graduates off to their futures

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com   The Pulaski County High School (PCHS) class of 2014 made the transitional walk towards the future Friday night as they walked across the stage onto…

Traffic flowing on Route 114 bridge

Traffic flowing on Route 114 bridge

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com   The new bridge over the New River on Route 114 is open and both lanes of westbound traffic are flowing; but it will be a…

New industry coming to county

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com   New River Valley Economic Development Alliance and Pulaski County will join together Monday to announce and welcome a new industry to the county. Details are…

Step up to the plate for Eddie Sutphin

Eddie Sutphin, one of the faces of the recreation program for the Town of Pulaski and Pulaski County for over 28 years has been fighting cancer for several months and…

Library launching online adult reading program

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com   Pulaski County Library System is launching its Adult Summer Reading Program, but this time it will be online. Scott McGregor said the library will use…

PCHS graduating senior gets a surprise visit

PCHS graduating senior gets a surprise visit

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com   Pulaski County High School (PCHS) senior Hannah Hudson got the ultimate graduation gift Friday night as she went into the school’s gymnasium to pick up…

Saying goodbye too soon

By SARAH BRADBURY                                         How do you say goodbye to someone you…

Shinseki resigns amid veterans’ health care issues

WASHINGTON (AP) — Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki apologized in public and then resigned in the privacy of the White House on Friday, driven from office by a mushrooming scandal…

Dublin gets asphalt to fill potholes

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com   Dublin town crews have been busy this week filling potholes that developed in town roads over the winter. Town Manager Bill Parker said Virginia Department…