Pulaski County Newswire (Page 2)

Pulaski County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Pulaski County, VA. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 609 in Pulaski County, VA

  1. OSHA investigates middle schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | Southwest Times

    ... on July 27, but made no citations based on his findings, reported Ronnie Nichols, director of operations for Pulaski County Public School. The inspector suggested replacing the cloth material covering asbestos pipes in the boiler rooms at the two ...

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  2. Lottery funds are for education, not capital improvementsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 2 | Southwest Times

    ... In 2016, the lottery brought in $2.07 billion, and $588.2 million went to the state to fund education. Pulaski County received $2.277 million of that; Radford received $699,553; Giles received $1.035 million; and $2.241 million went to Wythe County. ...

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  3. 78 face grand jury indictmentsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 2 | Southwest Times

    A Pulaski County grand jury recently handed down three indictments accusing a registered sex offender of sexually abusing a minor. According to indictments handed down July 10, and unsealed this week, Sherman David Reeves, 29, of Brookmont Road, Pulaski, is charged with three counts of forcible sodomy of a minor.

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  4. Worth the priceRead the original story

    Monday Jul 31 | Southwest Times

    ... all. My question is, why aren't middle school students as important as elementary and high school students in Pulaski County? These kids are our future! They get a great foundation as our elementary schools are something of which to be proud, and ...

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  5. Lyme disease continues to rise in New River ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 30 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Virginia. Floyd County had the highest infection rate in the state and was more than double that of runner-up Pulaski County. Jory Brinkerhoff, a biologist at the University of Richmond who studies ticks, said not only is the population of ...

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  6. VT Foundation using local governments for future projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 30 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The Virginia Tech Foundation plans to use the Pulaski County Industrial Development Authority to finance construction on some future buildings that will house research on autonomous systems and provide internship space for undergraduates.

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  7. Vietnam Veterans to be honored at bridge dedicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Vietnam veterans are invited to participate in a dedication ceremony for the newly-named Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge at 2 p.m. on Aug. 3 at the Virginia Tech Pete Dye River Course in Radford.

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  8. NRV Fair features - biggest stage' everRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 27 | Southwest Times

    This will mark a first for the fair on two counts, says Forrest Surber, owner of Forrest Fire Entertainment. He points out that recognizable rock band to perform at the NRV Fairgrounds on what is arguably the best stage to ever hit Pulaski County.

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  9. Summer blood supply still critically lowRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 27 | Southwest Times

    ... up a sleeve and give the gift of life. It only takes about an hour, but can mean a lifetime for patients." Pulaski County residents have an opportunity to donate noon to 6 p.m. Monday at the Dublin Lions Club building, 1036 Bagging Plant Road in ...

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  10. School decision now in hands of votersRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 26 | Southwest Times

    After years of discussion about building a consolidated middle school to replace the two outdated ones in Dublin and Pulaski, the decision is now in the hands of Pulaski County voters who will cast their ballots in a November bond referendum. The board of supervisors voted 5-0 Monday night to let voters decide on seeking $47 million in bonds to build a new county middle school.

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  11. PC golfers competing at BRJGT ChampionshipRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 26 | Southwest Times

    The season-ending tour championship of the Blue Ridge Junior Golf Tour is being held at the Wytheville Golf Club this week, and several Pulaski County golfers are among those competing. Numerous volunteers were on hand Monday to greet the 57 junior players.

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  12. Will Pulaski brush drop-off site reopen?Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 25 | Southwest Times

    ... (NRRA) tub grinder. As a result, the NRRA said it wouldn't be coming back unless the site was manned. Pulaski County's Public Resource Authority (PSA) subsequently closed the drop-site. When Honeywell sectioned off the former factory site, the ...

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  13. Tigers split at weekend wooden bat showcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | Southwest Times

    ... 3-2 late Saturday. That win was a come from behind victory scoring two runs in the bottom of the seventh. Pulaski County Cougar Bailey Ayers hit a walk-off single to score Austin Atkins. Ayers went two for three in the game as did Logan Altizer. ...

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  14. Review increases proposed middle school costRead the original story

    Monday Jul 24 | Southwest Times

    ... the anticipated cost of the project, inflated amount could have been $3 million higher based on the reviews. Pulaski County hired Hurt & Proffitt to complete a traffic study and Spectrum Design to review the school building and site proposal ...

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  15. Possible theft of Gatewood funds probedRead the original story

    Monday Jul 24 | Southwest Times

    ... sticker displayed. Many of those charges were recently dropped, at least temporarily, during a hearing in Pulaski County General District Court. State Police contend five pounds of marijuana, six concealed firearms, thousands of dollars in cash and ...

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  16. Hinkle: Can Northam save rural Virginia? Should he?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Like most rural counties in Virginia, Pulaski County has lost population and is projected to continue losing population.

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  17. County offers survey to develop parks and rec master planRead the original story

    Friday Jul 21 | Southwest Times

    "Pulaski County, with assistance from the New River Valley Regional Commission, is working on creating a [master plan] to help guide future programs and prioritize construction projects," says Danny Wilson, the county's planning and zoning administrator. He explains the first step is obtaining community feedback on current parks and recreation facilities and programs, and "one of the ways the county is obtaining feedback is via a survey that became available this week."

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  18. Investigation of park assistant manager expandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... at the park. William Tunis Munsey IV, 32, of Radford was arrested June 24 after being stopped on U.S. 11 in Pulaski County for not having a state inspection sticker. The trooper who pulled Munsey over smelled marijuana and found that he had more ...

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  19. NC band will have kids rockin' FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Southwest Times

    There'll be a "Big Bang Boom" at Pulaski Theatre Friday morning, but don't worry, no one is razing the historic venue. Instead, the Greensboro, N.C., band by that name will have "kids" of all ages rockin' in the aisles as they return to the theater at 10:30 a.m., courtesy of Pulaski County Library System and its Summer Reading Program.

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  20. GRIFFITH: A better deal for the American peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Services Division in just such a location, Clarksburg, West Virginia. I would propose for headquarters Pulaski County or Martinsville. For example, Pulaski County is removed from Washington, but only by a few hours of driving. It has the New River ...

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