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  1. Enjoying the good life in Pulaski CountyRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | Southwest Times

    As I adapt to life in Pulaski County, I've made it a point to attend area events, from the fair to a Mariners game and chamber after hours to weekly events at the depot, yes, The Marketplace. Every week there are wonderful vendors selling barbecue, freshly baked bread and goodies; produce and lavender; stained glass and beer; free-range chickens and jewelry.

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  2. NRCC students volunteer at Free ClinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Southwest Times

    Eight New River Community College students recently volunteered at the Free Clinic of Pulaski County Inc. as part of a "capstone" project for their PluggedInVA Industrial Maintenance program. PluggedInVA programs are specially designed to provide adult learners with knowlea dge and skills needed to succeed in education, training and high-wage contemporary careers.

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  3. Groups work to plant native vegetation in Claytor LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Southwest Times

    ... be completely eradicated. It can, however, be controlled, Walters says. That's why in 2011, FOCL worked with Pulaski County and Appalachian Electric Power to fight the spread by biological means instead of spraying chemicals to knock back the ...

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  4. Dublin's Verizon wins Clean Business AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Southwest Times

    Verizon of Dublin, 124 Broad St., has been selected by Pulaski County Clean Community Council to receive the September 2014 Clean Business Award. The business has been in operation for more than 12 years, with five of its six employees living in Pulaski County.

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  5. Cougars come up just short against PatriotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Southwest Times

    Down 14-0 against a big and talented Patrick Henry Patriot team with 9:18 still remaining in the first quarter, the Pulaski County Cougars could have very easily packed it in and called it a night. Instead, they put together a comeback that left them with a 15-14 lead by the second quarter, and then a 23-22 lead in the third quarter before eventually falling by a final score of 35-31.

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  6. Phoenix Packaging helps build playgroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Southwest Times

    ... playground sits next to the school half-complete, with grass overgrown around the ewuipment already built. Pulaski County Public School's maintenance staff has worked to build to the playground, although Sink said their priorities are stretched ...

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  7. Libraries trying to - fire' up PCHS studentsRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2014 | Southwest Times

    Pulaski County High School students who sign up for a county library card this month will receive more than access to a wealth of resources. They'll have a chance to win a Kindle Fire, too.

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  8. Adams named managing editor for TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Southwest Times

    ... excited about joining the talented and dedicated staff at The Southwest Times, and the opportunity to serve Pulaski County and beyond. The Southwest Times is the kind of quality newspaper for which I had hoped to work at this point in my career, and ...

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  9. Brown pays dues in - Bridge' challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Southwest Times

    Radford City Mayor Bruce Brown dons a Pulaski County Cougars football jersey at his city council meeting as the result of losing his annual Battle of the Bridge challenge with Pulaski County Board of Supervisors Chairman Joe Sheffey, left. By virtue of the challenge, the losing side must wear the winning team's jersey at his next council or supervisors meeting following the game.

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  10. Stout honored for volunteerismRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Southwest Times

    Mary Catherine Stout was presented with the Joseph A. Calfee Volunteerism Award Monday night for freely giving of her time and talents to the Pulaski County Community. The Civil War Sesquicentennial Committee presented the award more specifically for Stout's contributions to the April re-enactment and celebration of the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Cloyd's Mountain .

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  11. Hill resigns from school boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Southwest Times

    Linda Hill will no longer be on the Pulaski County School Board in October, as she announced her resignation during Tuesday night's meeting. According to Hill, she will be leaving the school board due to an impending move, as she and her husband decided to put their house of 40 years up for sale.

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  12. Richard Melvin DickersonRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | Southwest Times

    Born May 20, 1939, in Pulaski County, he was the son of the late Josie Alice Dickerson. His brothers were Ninian Clifton Dickerson and Robert David Dickerson.

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  13. Lions Club gets ready for 40th flea marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Southwest Times

    The Dublin Lion's Club will host the Fall Pulaski County Flea Market this weekend at the New River Valley Fairgrounds, marking the 40th year the local organization has brought the event to the community. Around 17,000 people from all over Virginia and surrounding states are expected to come and see the items offered by nearly 700 vendors this year.

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  14. Vickie Sue Harmon SlaughterRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2014 | Southwest Times

    ... in a variety of settings throughout her life, most recently as substitute administrative support staff at the Pulaski County School Board Office. Vicki made an impact wherever she was with her laughter, intelligence and keen sense of humor. The many ...

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  15. Va. murder charge against Texas man droppedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Click2Houston

    Thirty-six-year-old Leslie Dickerson was accused of killing his then-wife, 26-year-old Mindy Dickerson, on Jan. 27, 2005, at the couple's home in Pulaski County, Virginia. His trial was scheduled for Sept.

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  16. Race on for NRV industriesRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2014 | Southwest Times

    Which of Pulaski County's new industries will be the first to deliver products out of the New River Valley? Aric Bopp says the "unofficial race is on" to see whether Red Sun Farms, Korona Candles or Falls Stamping and Welding will be first to move products out of the county. He pointed out 90,000 tomato plants have been planted at Red Sun farms, while equipment installation is "well underway" in the former TMD Friction building the Korona Candles will occupy in Pulaski County Corporate Center.

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  17. January Trial Set for Pulaski Mom in Baby's DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | WCAV

    A trial date has been set for a Pulaski County woman charged with child neglect in the death of her 5-month-old son. Police arrested 30-year-old Samantha Warden in February, a couple of weeks after the boy's body was found in a rural area of Draper.

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  18. a It just felt more like Cougar football tonightaRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2014 | Southwest Times

    ... s the season rolls on, and the older players will as well. If things continue at the pace they are going now, Pulaski County has the potential to be a very dangerous team by the end of the season.

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  19. Cougars show improvements in win over BobcatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Southwest Times

    It still wasn't the performance he wanted, but Head Coach Stephen James can see the lightbulbs starting to come on for his team. Those flickering lights helped Pulaski County earn their first win of the season Friday night over the Radford Bobcats, 28-15.

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  20. McClure turns chief hat over to RussellRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Southwest Times

    ... but the departments will just have to work together more to handle calls due to lighter membership. In Pulaski County, two departments already are automatically dispatched to fires to increase manpower. "I don't think the counties and towns can ... 1 comment