Pulaski County Newswire (Page 7)

Pulaski County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Pulaski County, VA. (Page 7)

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  1. Roseberry proud to call Pulaski County homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Southwest Times

    It takes a special person to work with children, and Pulaski County High School Early Childhood Education teacher Becky Roseberry has been that person for quite some time. Originally from Giles County, Roseberry has called Pulaski County home for many years.

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  2. Farm property rezoned for developmentRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2018 | Southwest Times

    Pulaski County Board of Supervisors voted 4-1 Monday to rezone nearly 352 acres of farmland off Route 11, clearing the way for Countryside Landing, a residential development near the future Pulaski County Middle School. Robinson District Supervisor Charles Bopp, a retired farmer, cast the sole dissenting vote.

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  3. Exhaust fan sparks house fireRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2018 | Southwest Times

    ... d around $20,000, was contained to the ceiling, an exhaust fan and a light. Dublin Fire Department, REMSI and Pulaski County Sheriff's Office assisted Newbern firefighters. Hamblin expressed gratitude to assisting agencies for their help.

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  4. Fairlawn Dollar Tree getting new buildingRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2018 | Southwest Times

    A stand-alone building is under construction for the store on Route 11, at the entrance to the former St. Alban's Hospital, according to Pulaski County Zoning Administrator Danny Wilson. DT Retail Properties LLC purchased the tract of land from SHAH Development.

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  5. Applications sought for 4-H Camp counselors, leadersRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2018 | Southwest Times

    ... volunteer leader. Applications, due by March 12, are available at the Extension Office on the bottom floor of Pulaski County Administration Building, 143 Third St. NW, Pulaski. According to 4-H Extension Agent Chris Lichty, only 23 teen positions ...

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  6. Young lawmakers join to address millennial concernsRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2018 | Southwest Times

    ... Lee Carter, 30, of Manassas; Chris Hurst, 30, of Montgomery County, who represents a small portion of Pulaski County; and Danica Roem, 33, of Prince William County. Peace said he was the youngest delegate when he was elected 13 years ago. Now 41, he ...

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  7. Locals earn state Hoop Shoot goldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | Southwest Times

    Two Pulaski County youth have earned state hoop shoot championships. Erin Russell, daughter of Dean and Gina Russell of Dublin, and Taylor Goble, daughter of Randy and April Goble of Snowville, traveled to St. Anne's-Belfield School in Charlottesville for the competition.

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  8. Senate OKs raising fuel tax to improve I-81Read the original story

    Feb 15, 2018 | Southwest Times

    A Senate bill approved Tuesday would levy a 2.1 percent fuel tax in western Virginia, including Pulaski County, to fund improvements to Interstate 81. The legislation sponsored by Sen. Emmett Hanger, R-Augusta, passed the Senate 24-16. It would create the Western Virginia Transportation Fund to improve conditions on the state's longest interstate, stretching from Bristol to Winchester A - mostly two lanes in each direction.

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  9. Ex-DMS teacher admits sex with former studentRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2018 | Southwest Times

    Calling her actions deplorable, a Pulaski County judge Wednesday sent a former Dublin Middle School teacher to jail for having consensual sex with her former 15-year-old student. Brittney Faye Tilson, 27, of Fairlawn, called her decision to have an inappropriate relationship with the student "the biggest mistake of my life."

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  10. State funding approved for 5 economic development projects in Western VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... County, and the completion of grading for a potential new tenant at the New River Valley Commerce Park in Pulaski County. Three other projects entail studies or collaboratives: a strategy to retain college graduates in the region who leave for jobs ...

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  11. Drug disposal box available at PCSORead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | Southwest Times

    Pulaski County residents needing to dispose of medications no longer have to wait for bi-annual drug take-back events to roll around twice a year. Pulaski County Sheriff's Office now has a drug disposal box that enables citizens to properly dispose of their expired or no longer needed prescription and over-the-counter medications any time of the year and with no questions asked.

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  12. Bridging the gap for Pulaski County teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | Southwest Times

    The Pulaski County Youth Center officially opened their doors Jan. 20, 2018, for children between the ages of 13 and 17. It is already providing valuable support to Pulaski County youth and shows promise of being a long-term asset to the county. Three years ago, after the death of Noah Thomas, Phoenix Packaging reached their hand out to Tina Martin, now the Executive Director of PCYC.

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  13. State's largest motorcycle rally coming to Pulaski CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | Southwest Times

    After a one-year hiatus, Blue Ridge Bike Fest thunders back to life Sept. 28 and 29 in Fairlawn, making its first appearance in the New River Valley.

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  14. Perfection Achieved: JV Lady Cougars finish season undefeatedRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2018 | Southwest Times

    It doesn't happen very often, but for at least the second time in the 2017-18 school year a Pulaski County team has finished their season undefeated. The junior varsity Lady Cougar basketball team traveled to Salem High School Wednesday for their final game of the regular season.

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  15. Health departments offer free flu vaccinesRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2018 | Southwest Times

    ... Feb. 13, free vaccines are available 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. to ages three and older. They'll be administered at Pulaski County Health Department, 170 Fourth St. NW, Pulaski. Availability is on a first-come, first-served basis. Williams said it takes about ...

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  16. Backpack programs receive boostRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2018 | Southwest Times

    Dublin Lions Club recently presented $1,000 donations to administrators of backpack programs at five Pulaski County schools. The programs provide backpacks filled with shelf stable nutritious foods for qualifying students to take home over the weekend.

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  17. Relay announcing new theme, location MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | Southwest Times

    Pulaski County/Radford City Relay for Life will kick off its 2018 campaign Monday with announcements of a new theme and location this year's relay, to be held June 23. Monday's kick-off is being held at 5:30 p.m. at Eure Educational Building, behind LewisGale Hospital-Pulaski. In addition to announcing the theme and location for this year's event, the Relay committee also will provide other beneficial information for teams and their captains.

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  18. Fairlawn man indicted for child pornRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2018 | Southwest Times

    According to indictments recently unsealed in Pulaski County Circuit Court, Kaylan Charles Campanizzi is charged with production and distribution of child porn. Court records show the charges were filed in November and recently certified to the grand jury from Pulaski County Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court.

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  19. Bags to Benches' project cleaning up countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2018 | Southwest Times

    ... Local resident Mary Jim Tucker has collected 42,000 by herself. The most recent bench will be donated to Pulaski County in honor of Mary Jim for her dedication and hard work. Sherry Johnson is an employee of the New River Resource Authority that ...

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  20. Superintendent asks Montgomery County supervisors for additional $2.3 million for schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The Montgomery County Board of Supervisors has been asked to find an additional $2.3 million for the school district they provide money to every year.

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