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

    Jan 22, 2016 | 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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  2. Food Lion closing one Pulaski storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | 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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  3. Supervisors start 2016 by electing new chairmanRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2016 | 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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  4. Repairs continue on I-81 bridgeRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2016 | 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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  5. Native Pulaski County resident quilter featured at international modern quilt showRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2016 | Southwest Times

    ... MQG board and staff, chose his work. Thompson is a modern quilter currently living in New York City. A native Pulaski County resident, he's been quilting since his early teens, learning traditional quilting from his grandmother, Elizabeth ...

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  6. Police investigate counterfeiting reportRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2016 | Southwest Times

    According to a search warrant on file with Pulaski County Circuit Court, the sheriff's office received several reports of counterfeit money being used at various businesses throughout the county during December. Officers allege in a search warrant affidavit that they were informed by a source that the counterfeit currency was being produced in multiple locations in Pulaski and Wythe counties.

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  7. Felonies advance in storage break-insRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2016 | Southwest Times

    A Pulaski man charged in multiple storage facility burglaries waived preliminary hearing Tuesday, acknowledging evidence is sufficient to send his felony charges to a grand jury. Michael Calvin Berry, 50, was facing 14 felonies and 11 misdemeanors, but the misdemeanors were nolle prosequi at the request of Pulaski County Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney Jennifer Wolz.

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  8. Prescribed burn planned by RFAAPRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2016 | Southwest Times

    ... burning helps reduce the catastrophic damage of wildfire on our land and surrounding communities. The Pulaski County Emergency Services Department will issue a reverse 911 announcement to inform the public the day of the burn. Call Charlie Saks at ...

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  9. Newbern research project unearths treasures from Pulaski County's yonder yearsRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2016 | Southwest Times

    Can you imagine spending more than 4,000 hours of your life away from loved ones and devoid of free time to archive 30,000 documents and 8,500 summaries? That's exactly what Dr. Tal Stanley and his associates at Emory & Henry College did, devoting their lives to researching and curating what life was like in Pulaski County more than 100 years ago.

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  10. Book Buddies grant prompts incentivesRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2016 | Southwest Times

    A grant is allowing Pulaski County Library System to add incentives for participation in its Book Buddies program, which improves literacy skills by bringing older and younger children together. Jena Hardy, youth services librarian, said the library partnered with Community Housing Partners to apply for the grant through C.E. Richardson Benevolent Foundation.

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  11. New LewisGale ER opens MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | Southwest Times

    On hand for the ribbon cutting were Joe Sheffey, past chairman for the Pulaski County Board of Supervisors; Jeff Kurcab, CEO, LewisGale Pulaski; Kevin King, project superintendent, R.L. Price Construction; Pulaski Mayor Jeff Worrell; Linda Shepherd, CNO, LewisGale Pulaski; Don Stowers, chairman, LewisGale Pulaski Board of Trustees; Dr. Karanita Ojomo, Chief of Staff, LewisGale Pulaski; Derek Vance, CEO, LewisGale Pulaski; Dr. Jack Knarr, president, Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce; Gary Hancock, LewisGale Pulaski board member; Dr. Will Hale, LewisGale Pulaski board member; and Peggy White, executive director, Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce.

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  12. Over-sized tractor-trailer slated to travel Pulaski County, Wythe County roadsRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2016 | Southwest Times

    An oversized tractor-trailer loaded with a power transformer is scheduled to travel between Pulaski and Max Meadows 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Friday through Monday. The truck will travel at speeds between 1 and 5 mph, so it will take multiple days and stops until it reaches its destination.

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  13. Bond denied due to flight riskRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2016 | Southwest Times

    A man police say tried to drive away as they attempted to arrest him in December has been denied bond. Meril Isadore Brown Jr., 56, of Pulaski failed to receive a bond in Pulaski County General District Court Dec. 21, so he appealed to circuit court in hopes of getting out of jail pending a Feb. 2 preliminary hearing.

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  14. Man guilty in meth lab found on mother's propertyRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2016 | Southwest Times

    ... r the manufacturing of meth. According to Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney Skip Schwab, Jones' mother called Pulaski County Sheriff's Office Jan. 20, 2015, regarding some items she found inside an outbuilding on her Dublin property.

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  15. Court will attempt to seat jury in White caseRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2016 | Southwest Times

    A Pulaski County court will attempt to seat an impartial jury in the February trial of Ashley Jennifer White before deciding whether to approve or deny a change of venue in the case. Circuit Court Judge Bradley Finch said that while there is case law that supports granting a change of venue prior to attempting to seat a jury, he believes it would be prudent in White's case to make an attempt to seat a jury before moving the case to another jurisdiction.

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  16. You're just going to keep coming back'Read the original story

    Jan 4, 2016 | Southwest Times

    A Pulaski County judge has denied bond for a Dublin woman, saying there's no point in letting her out of jail because "you're just going to keep coming back." "You've got a problem, too, and you're not doing anything about it," Circuit Court Judge Marcus Long Jr. told 35-year-old Chasity Diane Gravley.

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  17. Woman Wants Trial Moved From PulaskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... und dead in a septic tank last March near Dublin. White's attorney says his client cannot get a fair trial in Pulaski County. A judge will hear a request next Monday to move the trial. The boy's father is also charged in the case. 2 comments

  18. Mom of Boy Found Dead in Septic Tank Wants Trial MovedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | WCAV

    ... Bulger cited widespread media coverage of Noah's death. She said attempting to seat an impartial jury in Pulaski County "would be futile." The comments sections of Newsplex.com are designed for thoughtful, intelligent conversation and debate. We ...

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  19. Medical students gain real-world experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Southwest Times

    Who in the world would have thought Pulaski County would be a training ground for the next Dr. Oz or possibly the next Doogie Howser. On second thought, these students are well above the age of 10. Despite being an unsuspected learning environment, the Free Clinic of Pulaski County is leading the charge in giving physician hopefuls the tools they need to solve medical mysteries like the doctor version of Scooby Doo or perhaps, more accurately, like Dr. Gregory House from "House."

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  20. Bond denied for Dublin meth lab suspectRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2015 | Southwest Times

    Bond was denied this week for a man prosecutors say had "zero concern" for public safety when he allegedly was manufacturing methamphetamine in the breezeway of a Dublin apartment complex. Pulaski County Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney Jennifer Wolz said authorities indicated Jeremiah Benjamin Barrera, 24, of Dublin, confessed the items were his, but had a "very cavalier" attitude regarding the hazards when he was arrested Dec. 14 at Maple Garden Apartments.

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