Pulaski County Newswire

Pulaski County Newswire

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  1. February jamboree features Cox & Co. and BogtrottersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Southwest Times

    ... The music begins at 6 p.m. in Edwards Hall, room 117, on the Dublin campus. Musician Joey Cox grew up in Pulaski County listening to bluegrass music with his family. He has played it for as long as he can remember, starting at age 10 with his ...

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  2. 2 Cougar athletes make college choices officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Southwest Times

    Friends, family members, coaches, staff and friends gathered Wednesday to look on as two Pulaski County athletes made their college commitments official as part of National Signing Day. "We're proud of the accomplishments of these two young men, both on and off the field," Pulaski County High School athletic director Scott Vest said before the first signing.

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  3. Brian Hoosier, 43, Campbellsville, KYRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Columbia Magazine

    Brian Hoosier, 43, Campbellsville, KY He was a native of Pulaski County, VA, and a resident of Taylor Co.,, KY, at the time of his death. He was the son of Bradley Hoosier and the late Ruby Glover Hoosier.

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  4. Wildlife Center of Va. rehabilitates two bald eaglesRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Hopewell News

    ... a habit of feeding from a landfill. 'We want to break that habit. If we took this bird right straight back to Pulaski County, he'd be back at that landfill before we got back at the office,' Clark said. '... He still may end up there, but not before ...

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  5. Del. Nick Rush now making the case for Southwest Virginia on House money committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... in his third term representing a district that includes parts or all of Floyd County, Montgomery County and Pulaski County. When the new General Assembly session got underway in January, he was given a spot on the powerful House Appropriations ...

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  6. County seeking zip code for FairlawnRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Southwest Times

    Despite multiple attempts, Pulaski County officials have thus far been unsuccessful in convincing the U.S. Postal Service to assign Fairlawn its own zip code. However, concerns over whether shared sales tax revenues are being properly credited between the county and Radford has officials turning to Congressman Morgan Griffith for help.

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  7. Museum is seeking pre-Claytor Lake photosRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | Southwest Times

    Before Claytor Lake was built the land that now lies underwater served as farmland and homes for many Pulaski County residents. That's an era that's long gone, but Wilderness Road Regional Museum in Newbern is hoping to take visitors back to those days through a temporary exhibit.

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  8. Farris recognized for service to communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Southwest Times

    Pulaski County Board of Supervisors recognized a Newbern man who died in December after serving the community through Newbern Fire Department and Dublin Lions Club for more than 50 years. Children and other family members of Miller Tyree Farris Sr. accepted a Memorial Resolution from board chairman Andy McCready and Draper District supervisor Dean Pratt, both local firemen.

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  9. Charles Bert Davis Jr.Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | Southwest Times

    ... Charlie's love and passion for music began in third grade and continued beyond his retirement from the Pulaski County School Board in 1991. Charlie was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, and served during the time of the Korean War. He is survived by the ...

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  10. Additional motions denied in White caseRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | Southwest Times

    Regardless how gruesome or shocking photographs of a deceased 5-year-old's body may be, a Pulaski County judge says they are not irrelevant and will, therefore, be admissible in the abuse and neglect case of the child's mother. The motion to exclude photographs of Noah Thomas' body both inside and outside of his family's septic tank was among several defense motions denied Wednesday in the case of Ashley Jennifer White, 31, of Dublin.

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  11. Judge Rules Jury Can See Photos of Noah Thomas' BodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | WCAV

    A judge is refusing to bar a jury from viewing photos of the body of a five-year-old boy who was found dead in a septic tank. The Roanoke Times reports that Pulaski County Circuit Judge Bradley Finch rejected the motion filed by Ashley Jennifer White's attorney Wednesday.

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  12. Turning a dream into a realityRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Southwest Times

    ... a dream of mine for the kids become a reality. That means more to me than you can imagine." That dream, the Pulaski County Middle School Baseball Association Hitting and Training Center, officially became a reality Jan. 19 when the building opened ...

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  13. Chamber plans presented at annual breakfast eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Southwest Times

    The Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce recently hosted the 2016 Local Elected Officials Breakfast at the Pulaski County Visitor Center. The annual event is meant to apprise local elected officials of the chamber's 2016 plan of action.

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  14. Brian Hoosier, 43, Campbellsville, KYRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Columbia Magazine

    Brian Hoosier, 43, Campbellsville, KY He was a native of Pulaski County, VA, and a resident of Taylor Co.,, KY, at the time of his death. He was the son of Bradley Hoosier and the late Ruby Glover Hoosier.

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  15. Winter Storm Jonas was kind to NRVRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Southwest Times

    Although snowfall totals for Pulaski County vary between sources, Winter Storm Jonas was kind to the New River Valley when compared to accumulations being reported further north. As of Monday morning, Philomont in Loudoun County was reporting the deepest snowfall in Virginia at 39 inches, according to the Weather Prediction Center in College Park, Md.

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  16. Snowstorm Photo GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Southwest Times

    ... building his own Frosty the snowman at his Peppers Ferry Road home. With up to 18 inches of snow falling in Pulaski County, it didn't take long for vehicles to all but disappear beneath the white fluffy stuff. Vehicles left parked over the weekend ...

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  17. Historic storm barrels into Pulaski CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Southwest Times

    ... until at least midday night. But while this storm may all but paralyze the New River Valley, VDOT and Pulaski County emergency management officials are prepared for whatever Jonas throws at them. "With the current forecast, we're taking it very ...

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  18. Food Lion closing one Pulaski storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Southwest Times

    ... to serve [customers] at the other location in Pulaski." The closure leaves only one Food Lion store in Pulaski County. The company closed its Fairlawn location in January 2012, along with seven other Virginia stores. At that time, the company cited ...

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  19. Supervisors start 2016 by electing new chairmanRead the original story

    Monday Jan 18 | Southwest Times

    With the retirement of Joe Sheffey, Pulaski County Board of Supervisors begins 2016 Monday by electing its first new chairman in 20 years. An organizational meeting will be held at 7 p.m. in board chambers in the County Administration Building on Third Street in Pulaski.

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  20. Repairs continue on I-81 bridgeRead the original story

    Friday Jan 15 | Southwest Times

    Lanes will be closed on I-81 beginning Sunday night as Virginia Department of Transportation crews continue bridge repairs between mile markers 93 and 96 in Pulaski County. Weather permitting, lane closures will be in place on the southbound and northbound lanes of I-81 from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. Sunday through Thursday for bridge repairs.

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