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When the new combined middle school opens next year, the old buildings will be left vacant. What would you like to see them become?

  • Tear them down and sell the property to the highest bidders, put the money toward the new school. (49%, 33 Votes)
  • Community/Rec centers with a staff that offers exercise and fitness activities year round. (31%, 21 Votes)
  • Offer them up for sale so new businesses can use them as they are. (20%, 14 Votes)

Total Voters: 68

Start Date: August 28, 2019 @ 11:28 am
End Date: September 6, 2019 @ 11:28 am

College athletes are now using the transfer portal to move from school to school. How do you feel about this and should loyalty matter more, especially in high school sports?

  • Each case is different and there are always exceptions, but if you start at a school you should finish there. (42%, 30 Votes)
  • Do what is best for each player, the school/community doesn't matter. (31%, 22 Votes)
  • Being loyal to your community and school is sadly a thing of the past. Finish where you start. (27%, 20 Votes)

Total Voters: 72

Start Date: August 14, 2019 @ 12:32 pm
End Date: August 25, 2019 @ 12:32 pm

The U.S. women's soccer team won the big game, but most of the talk isn't about the game. How do you feel about all the drama surrounding their win?

  • Couldn't care less what someone getting payed to play a sport thinks about politics. (40%, 39 Votes)
  • I wish all pro athletes would stick to playing their sport and leave politics out of it. (39%, 38 Votes)
  • Love it! The more attention they bring to the game the better. (21%, 20 Votes)

Total Voters: 97

Start Date: July 15, 2019 @ 9:27 am
End Date: July 23, 2019 @ 9:27 am

Governor Northam announced his proposed "Gun Violence Prevention Legislation" Wednesday ahead of the June 9 Special Session on gun control. The full story can be seen here on our website. Thoughts?

  • No bans, no limits and no new taxes or fees. Punish criminals instead of everyone else. (55%, 65 Votes)
  • Military style weapons should be banned and magazine capacity should be restricted. (33%, 39 Votes)
  • We need all guns to be banned immediately, no matter what their intended use is. (8%, 10 Votes)
  • While some of his ideas are worth considering, he takes it to far. (4%, 5 Votes)

Total Voters: 119

Start Date: July 3, 2019 @ 2:10 pm
End Date: July 10, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

The question has been asked, your answer matters. A Pulaski County citizen says anyone holding any leadership position should live in the county. Thoughts?

  • If you don't care enough to live here, you shouldn't be in a leadership position. (86%, 137 Votes)
  • It doesn't really matter if they live here. (14%, 22 Votes)

Total Voters: 159

Start Date: June 18, 2019 @ 12:57 pm
End Date: July 3, 2019 @ 2:04 pm

Since last year there have been major changes to operations at Gatewood Park. If you could change one thing, what would it be?

  • Develop an area at the top end of the lake for swimming and picnics. (58%, 30 Votes)
  • The park gate should be open earlier and later for those who want to rent a boat and fish. (19%, 10 Votes)
  • Leave the gate unlocked and put an "honor box" for those who have their own boats. (15%, 8 Votes)
  • Add more snacks and food to the store. (8%, 4 Votes)

Total Voters: 52

Start Date: June 3, 2019 @ 5:30 pm
End Date: June 12, 2019 @ 5:30 pm

The British royal family announced the birth of a new baby this week and the national news has aired extensive coverage of it. Thoughts?

  • Who cares? We'll send them a nice card on the 4th of July. (54%, 76 Votes)
  • It's nice to hear about, but I think they've taken it a little too far. (32%, 45 Votes)
  • Can't get enough of it! Love to hear about the royal family. (14%, 21 Votes)

Total Voters: 142

Start Date: May 3, 2019 @ 12:33 pm
End Date: June 3, 2019 @ 5:56 pm

What are you looking forward to the most about summer?

  • Spending time at Claytor Lake on the sand. (42%, 13 Votes)
  • The Pulaski Yankees getting started. (23%, 7 Votes)
  • Fishing and camping at Gatewood. (23%, 7 Votes)
  • Heading to Randolph Park for a day in the pool. (12%, 4 Votes)

Total Voters: 31

Start Date: April 25, 2019 @ 1:33 pm
End Date: May 2, 2019 @ 1:33 pm

The Town of Pulaski began putting up their Christmas wreaths around town Monday in preparation for the upcoming holiday season. Is it too early for Christmas?

  • a. I usually wait until after Thanksgiving to start thinking about Christmas. (75%, 59 Votes)
  • b. I don’t usually put my tree up until about two weeks before Christmas. (23%, 18 Votes)
  • c. I put my Christmas tree up right after the Fourth of July and keep it up until summer vacation! (2%, 2 Votes)

Total Voters: 79

Start Date: November 6, 2018 @ 11:17 am
End Date: November 12, 2018 @ 11:17 am

The news is buzzing as Hurricane Florence approaches. Predictions vary from “we’ll get a little rain” to “this will be a historic flood.” What do you think will happen?

  • b. We’ll get hit with a bunch of rain and some wind, but it won’t be a big deal. (59%, 70 Votes)
  • c. This storm will be a huge deal. Expect major flooding and damage. (27%, 32 Votes)
  • a. This will trickle out and everybody will have gotten worked up over nothing. (14%, 16 Votes)

Total Voters: 118

Start Date: September 11, 2018 @ 11:49 am
End Date: September 17, 2018 @ 11:49 am