Pulaski County Newswire (Page 6)

Pulaski County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Pulaski County, VA. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 905 in Pulaski County, VA

  1. Concern expressed over truck mishaps near FatzRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | Southwest Times

    Former Pulaski County engineer Ron Coake says something needs to be done at the intersection of Route 100 and Alexander Farm Road in Dublin to prevent commercial trucks from overturning. Over the past few months, at least two tractor-trailer trucks leaving a truck stop near Fatz restaurant have toppled over due to a steep drop-off on the right shoulder of the road.

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  2. Library needs youth, teens for reading programRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2016 | Southwest Times

    Pulaski County Library System is seeking teens willing to mentor youth in reading when its fall session of Book Buddies gets under way Sept. 22. The program pairs children 4 to 8 years of age with 12- to 18-year-old volunteers.

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  3. Police seek person who trashed kittensRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | Southwest Times

    ... them or disposing of them in other ways. Contact Radford's animal shelter (619 Second St.) at 731-3688. Pulaski County's shelter (80 Dublin Park Road) can be reached at 674-0089. Anyone having information on the discarded kittens or the identity of ...

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  4. Fairlawn Kmart building getting new lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | Southwest Times

    ... Cunningham said of the ability to put the store back into use and contribute to the economies of both Pulaski County and Radford. The county and city share sales taxes collected in that area. "It's a win-win for everybody," he added. Cunningham said ...

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  5. Humane Society holding - Car Wash for Critters'Read the original story

    Aug 25, 2016 | Southwest Times

    Pulaski County Humane Society is holding a car wash fundraiser Saturday to fulfill its mission of helping care for and find homes for the county's homeless pets at Pulaski County Animal Shelter. No fee is being charged for a wash, but the non-profit agency welcomes donations.

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  6. Heads up! Speed limit change comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | Southwest Times

    ... maintenance manager for VDOT, says signs should be installed in a few weeks to make the change effective. The Pulaski County Board of Supervisors asked VDOT to consider a speed limit change there in May. Cloyd District supervisor Joe Guthrie says ...

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  7. Sups say - no for now' to additional fundsRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2016 | Southwest Times

    In a 5-2 vote Monday night, Pulaski County Board of Supervisors declined to commit another $125,000 to the Pulaski County Adult Day Service and Fall Prevention Center in Dublin - at least not now. The funds would have served as half of a required 50 percent match needed for a $250,000 Appalachian Regional Commission grant that the center's board of directors and county staff wanted to seek.

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  8. Financial problems cited as reason for theftRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2016 | Southwest Times

    ... because they were "having trouble keeping the power on." Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney Skip Schwab told a Pulaski County judge that Amy Melissa Nolen Lewis, 37, was arrested after video surveillance at Mar-Bal Inc. linked her to the theft of ...

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  9. Preview: Virginia Tech Hokies vs the Liberty University FlamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | Gobbler Country

    ... 2002, and Liberty was one of the early teams that represented the sport. Radford University, our much beloved Pulaski County neighbor is a member, but Radford doesn't have a varsity football team. (We won't talk about their baseball team, that gave ...

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  10. Radford arsenal reports no injuries after weekend explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... sion was extinguished by the plant's fire department with help from the Fairlawn Volunteer Fire Department in Pulaski County.

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  11. Locals get sneak peek at native son's new movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2016 | Southwest Times

    His last movie received several Oscar nominations. Now, Pulaski County native and filmmaker Scott Mactavish is offering local citizens the chance to get a sneak peek at his latest release.

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  12. Arsenal reports no injuries after weekend explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... was extinguished by the plant's fire department with help from the Fairlawn Volunteer Fire Department in Pulaski County, the news release said. "Safety of employees is our number one priority. Because of the safety procedures and processes in place, ...

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  13. DGIF identifies victim in fatal boating incident on New River in Pulaski CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries has identified a man who died last week when his canoe overturned on the New River in Pulaski County.

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  14. Ratcliffe museum hosting Pulaski Cruise InRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2016 | Southwest Times

    ... ue. However, a display of antique tractor-trailer trucks begins at 11 a.m., and features a 1963 Mack owned by Pulaski County supervisor Charles Bopp of the Robinson District.

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  15. New PRIDE Guide, donation benefit PCHS, cheerleadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | Southwest Times

    The Southwest Times is helping fund Pulaski County High School and the cheerleaders' fundraising efforts, as well as introducing a new game program for fall sports at PCHS. The new PRIDE Guide , an 80-page, full-color magazine format game program for football, volleyball, golf, cross country, band and cheerleading, is the product of a partnership between The Southwest Times and PCHS.

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  16. Canoe trip turns to heartbreak for coupleRead the original story

    Aug 16, 2016 | Southwest Times

    ... floated downstream, Brooke was able to make it out of the river with the aid of bystanders, according to Pulaski County Sheriff's Office Lt. Daniel Johnson, but Peter was unable to make it to shore. Authorities said Wood's body was found in 26 feet ...

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  17. Man dies after canoe overturns in New RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    ... Ferry Bridge. His identity has not been released. Several agencies assisted with the recovery, including Pulaski County Special Operations Team, New River Valley Swift Water Rescue and Recovery Association, Fairlawn Volunteer Fire Department, Inc. ...

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  18. Celebrity chefs promote local farms, foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2016 | Southwest Times

    A rising celebrity chef is about to help take a Pulaski County restaurant's menu to the next level starting with a farm tour on Monday. Torrece Gregoire, better known as Chef T from Season 14 of the reality TV show "Hell's Kitchen," is hanging up her apron at the Draper Mercantile for the next four months, working with Chef James Porter and the restaurant staff to create recipes using locally grown food.

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  19. Man dies on New River in Pulaski CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    A man died on the New River Sunday night after a canoe capsized, according to the Pulaski County Sheriff's Office.

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  20. Superintendent hits ground runningRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2016 | Southwest Times

    Pulaski County welcomed new school superintendent Dr. Kevin Siers Tuesday night, who, with at least some sleep, hit the ground running early Wednesday, speaking at the Pulaski County schools convocation ceremony at New River Community College. Siers brings to the county 16 years in public education, serving as superintendent of schools in Monroe County, W.Va., and the last four years as principal at Christiansburg High School.

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