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Injured in Giles wreck identified

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com   Virginia State Police has identified the injured passengers in a fatal car crash that occurred on Route 460 in Giles County Monday evening. According to…

Nick Rush receives “A+” rating from Virginia Chamber of Commerce

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com   The Virginia Chamber of Commerce release its annual Legislative Report Card on Thursday, May 15, in which Delegate Nick Rush received and “A+” rating. Rush…

Students dazzle at piano recital

Students of Ann Lambert recently presented a recital of piano music for an appreciative audience of parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles, siblings and friends in the Kirchner Chapel at First…

Power outage caused by lightning strike

By CALVIN PYNN and MELINDA WILLIAMS   It was a lightning strike that shut down electricity to more than 8,000 Appalachian Power Co. customers in the town of Pulaski and…

Defendant given second chance

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com   A Dublin man who was weaned off alcohol only to go back to drinking before he could get into a treatment program is being given…

Hamric wins Claudia Cervantes Memorial Scholarship

Hamric wins Claudia Cervantes Memorial Scholarship

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com   Pulaski County High School senior Erin Hamric is the winner of Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce’s fourth annual Claudia Cervantes Memorial Scholarship. “Erin is the…

Fans to be provided for the elderly through municipal program

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com The New River Valley Agency on Aging (NRVAA) will be able to provide fans, as well as air conditioners, to people over age 60 through the…

Three-way fender bender sends one to hospital

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com   Three vehicles were involved in a wreck just off Route 11 yesterday afternoon around 3 p.m., sending one person to the hospital and backing up…

Giles woman among eight Memorial Day fatalities

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@www.southwesttimes.com   A Giles County woman was among eight people killed in wrecks on Virginia roads during the Memorial Day holiday, according to preliminary reports from Virginia…

Southwest Virginia outdoor expo planned at Heartwood

By CALVIN PYNN calvin@www.southwesttimes.com   ABINGDON – The Appalachian Spring outdoor recreation initiative of Friends of Southwest Virginia are gearing up for the first annual Southwest Virginia Outdoor Expo on…