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If you discovered the mobile app Yik Yak on your child’s cell phone, how would you react?

  • I don’t know what Yik Yak is (89%, 47 Votes)
  • Remove the app (9%, 5 Votes)
  • All of the above (2%, 1 Votes)
  • Monitor the posts (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Talk to my child about it (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 53

Start Date: December 2, 2014 @ 7:22 pm
End Date: December 9, 2014 @ 7:22 pm

It's been colder earlier than in recent years. Will this be a harsher winter than usual?

  • Yes, it's going to be a cold one. (63%, 29 Votes)
  • Don't know - we'll have to wait and see. (20%, 9 Votes)
  • No, it's just a chilly November. (15%, 7 Votes)
  • (2%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 46

Start Date: November 19, 2014 @ 3:28 pm
End Date: November 24, 2014 @ 3:28 pm

High school football playoffs begin this week. How far will the Pulaski County High School Cougars advance?

  • Unfortunately, they’ll get beaten in the first round. (70%, 46 Votes)
  • They’ll make it into the second round. (20%, 13 Votes)
  • The Cougars will play for at least three more weeks. (8%, 5 Votes)
  • PCHS will surprise everyone and make it to the finals. (2%, 2 Votes)

Total Voters: 66

Start Date: November 11, 2014 @ 11:55 am
End Date: November 14, 2014 @ 6:55 pm

In the aftermath of the VA upheaval during the past year, what do you think about the current care for our veterans?

  • It’s still terrible. The system still needs a major overhaul. (53%, 29 Votes)
  • It’s OK – it could be better, but could be worse. (36%, 20 Votes)
  • It’s excellent. They’re now getting the care they deserve. (11%, 6 Votes)

Total Voters: 55

Start Date: November 4, 2014 @ 4:53 pm
End Date: November 11, 2014 @ 4:53 pm

As the election for the 9th District representative to Congress approaches, what is the most important issue for you as a voter?

  • Job creation in the 9th District (52%, 33 Votes)
  • The national debt (23%, 15 Votes)
  • The coal industry (14%, 9 Votes)
  • The proposed natural gas pipeline (5%, 3 Votes)
  • The government’s handling of ISIS (5%, 3 Votes)
  • The government’s response to Ebola (1%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 64

Start Date: October 28, 2014 @ 12:54 pm
End Date: November 3, 2014 @ 12:54 pm

Ebola is a legitimate health concern which is no longer limited to West Africa. Is the U.S. response to Ebola appropriate for a serious health concern, or is it overblown?

  • A. The Ebola response in the U.S. is appropriate. (64%, 25 Votes)
  • C. It's not in Southwest Virginia, so I don't care. (21%, 8 Votes)
  • B. It is not a major health concern and is overblown. (15%, 6 Votes)

Total Voters: 39

Start Date: October 20, 2014 @ 7:02 pm
End Date: October 27, 2014 @ 7:03 pm

The Fire Prevention Parade is Thursday and the Newbern Fall Festival is this weekend. Which will you attend?

  • D. Neither of these events (50%, 27 Votes)
  • B. Newbern Fall Festival (24%, 13 Votes)
  • C. Both of these events (22%, 12 Votes)
  • A. Fire Prevention Parade (4%, 2 Votes)

Total Voters: 54

Start Date: October 6, 2014 @ 7:13 pm
End Date: October 13, 2014 @ 7:13 pm

What was your favorite part of PulaskiFest 2014?

  • Didn't go to PulaskiFest (66%, 25 Votes)
  • Vendors/food (16%, 6 Votes)
  • Kids activities (11%, 4 Votes)
  • Live entertainment (7%, 3 Votes)

Total Voters: 38

Start Date: October 1, 2014 @ 2:59 pm
End Date: October 7, 2014 @ 1:00 am

Pulaski Community Partners Coalition provided a special section Sunday regarding marijuana. Should marijuana be legal?

  • A. Yes (47%, 33 Votes)
  • B. No (40%, 28 Votes)
  • C. Medically only (13%, 9 Votes)

Total Voters: 70

Start Date: September 22, 2014 @ 12:00 am
End Date: September 28, 2014 @ 11:59 pm

Is corporal punishment (spanking, not beating) for children a good thing or bad thing?

  • It's good. It's effective in correcting bad behavior and reinforcing proper behavior. (37%, 34 Votes)
  • It's good. "Spare the rod, spoil the child" has not been practiced enough these days. (28%, 26 Votes)
  • Not sure. Do children learn correct behavior, or does spanking merely instill fear? (15%, 14 Votes)
  • It's bad. There are more effective alternatives than spanking, like time out. (12%, 11 Votes)
  • It's bad. It is barbaric, serves no useful purpose, and should be outlawed. (8%, 7 Votes)

Total Voters: 92

Start Date: September 14, 2014 @ 1:00 am
End Date: September 22, 2014 @ 1:00 am