Pulaski County Newswire (Page 8)

Pulaski County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Pulaski County, VA. (Page 8)

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  1. Giving back to the communityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Southwest Times

    The Pulaski County Republican Women's Club conducted a linen drive recently for residents of the Fairview Residential Home in Dublin as a way of giving back to the community by helping others. Club members donated new or gently used sheets, towels, wash clothes, lap blankets and bibs for the residents of the home.

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  2. BOS almost doubles Free Clinic fundingRead the original story

    May 14, 2015 | Southwest Times

    Pulaski County Board of Supervisors decided Monday night to almost double its financial support for the Free Clinic of Pulaski County, while maintaining level funding for Pulaski County Health Department. The free clinic had requested level funding of $27,000 from the county for the 2015-16 fiscal year, but the board decided to add $26,000 to the request, bringing the total allocation to $53,000.

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  3. Carroll girls blank PulaskiRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | The Carroll News

    Allen Worrell/The Carroll NewsCarroll County girls' soccer coach Wayne Edmonds talks to his team prior to beating Patrick Henry earlier this season. The Cavs defeated Pulaski County 5-0 on May 5 for the team's second River Ridge District victory.

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  4. Ruth Evelyn McPeak LesterRead the original story

    May 12, 2015 | Southwest Times

    ... 2 p.m. Monday, May 11, at the Bower Funeral Home Chapel, Pulaski. Interment followed in the family cemetery, Pulaski County. The family received friends 1 to 2 p.m. Monday.

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  5. Indictment returned in rape caseRead the original story

    May 12, 2015 | Southwest Times

    A Pulaski County grand jury has indicted a man accused of raping a friend while she was incapacitated by sleeping pills last fall. The rape charge against Charles Daniel Williamson, 30, of Pulaski, was among indictments handed down by the grand jury in April and recently unsealed by Pulaski County Circuit Court.

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  6. McCready proposes shifting funds to free clinicRead the original story

    May 11, 2015 | Southwest Times

    A Pulaski County supervisor would like to see at least $33,000 in increased funding requested by Pulaski County Health Department allocated to the Free Clinic of Pulaski County instead. Expressing "disappointment" over stories the public has been sharing with him about the health department, Massie District Supervisor Andy McCready made the suggestion at a recent work session on the 2015-16 Pulaski County budget.

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  7. Keep your cars, dogs sparklingRead the original story

    May 8, 2015 | Southwest Times

    A "Barks and Bubbles" dog and car wash will be May 30 to help get the winter grime off your cars and dogs. Pulaski County Humane Society is sponsoring the event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Advance Auto, 935 E. Main St. in Pulaski.

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  8. Real estate tax due date set for late JuneRead the original story

    May 7, 2015 | Southwest Times

    The deadline for Pulaski town citizens to pay their real estate taxes has been moved to June 19 after the Pulaski Town Council approved the change at its legislative meeting Tuesday night. According to Town Manager Shawn Utt, there have been some roadblocks in Pulaski County's tax reassessment, therefore causing billing to be delayed.

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  9. Pulaski County makes sexual assault arrestRead the original story

    May 6, 2015 | Southwest Times

    According to a Radford spokeswoman, Radford authorities received six sexual assault complaints April 16 on Frederick Lawrence Cordrey, 73. The complaints involved multiple victims and involved incidents that dated back several years. Pulaski County authorities arrested Cordrey Monday on three counts of misdemeanor assault on three victims and one count of sexual battery.

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  10. NRCC holding 46th annual commencement May 15Read the original story

    May 6, 2015 | Southwest Times

    New River Community College's 46th annual commencement will take place May 15 in 117 Edwards Hall on the NRCC campus in Dublin. The ceremony begins at 6:30 p.m. Dr. Thomas Brewster, superintendent for Pulaski County Public Schools, will address the graduates.

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  11. Free clinic gets new nurse practitionerRead the original story

    May 6, 2015 | Southwest Times

    Kate Brennan's nursing career has taken her to different parts of the country, but her newest venture will be as the nurse practitioner for the Free Clinic of Pulaski County, a position she started this week. Brennan's nursing career spans 30 years, and she has lived in the New River Valley since 1996.

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  12. Film documents 150th anniversary of - Battle of Cloyd's Mountain'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Southwest Times

    It's been more than a year since people got to see Yankee and Rebel soldiers face off on the same battlefield where the real solders shed blood 150 years ago on Cloyd's Mountain. This weekend, audiences at the historic Pulaski Theatre will be able to relive one of Pulaski County's most significant historical events on the big screen.

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  13. We Work For You: Michael SolomonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Southwest Times

    How long have you worked for the county and in your current position? What do you enjoy most about your job? I enjoy getting to meet different people and to talk about how wonderful it is to live and work in Pulaski County. What do you hope to achieve in your, job and what would you like county residents to say about your efforts? I hope that we are able to retain the jobs we have in Pulaski, and to continue to recruit diverse sustainable businesses that will contribute to the local economy as well as the community as a whole.

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  14. Pulaski girl sews for foster childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Southwest Times

    ... them to Montgomery County Social Services. According to her mother, Tiffany, they have tried to contact Pulaski County Social Services to use the pillowcases she makes as well, although the local social services office hasn't been responsive. So ...

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  15. Could valuable economic tool be lost?Read the original story

    May 4, 2015 | Southwest Times

    ... and Jackson Park Inn and Conference Center in Pulaski. "Would that kind of investment have come to Pulaski County without the enterprise zone? I'm not sure the answer is 'no,' but it certainly would have limited the tools in the tool chest," White ...

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  16. Years of service recognizedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | Southwest Times

    ... before being named chief in 2001. He worked part-time for Virginia Department of Forestry as a member of the Pulaski County Wildland Crew, and is in his 40th year as a member of Draper Volunteer Fire Department.

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  17. Plea expected in murder caseRead the original story

    May 1, 2015 | Southwest Times

    The case of a Hiwassee man accused of murdering his father last summer has been set for a plea later this month in Pulaski County Circuit Court. The prosecution and defense requested Tuesday that the case of 33-year-old Gernie Grayson Boothe Jr. be set for 9:30 a.m. May 18 for a plea.

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  18. Fleenor: Noah's sister born addicted to drugsRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2015 | Southwest Times

    The now 7-month-old sister of a Dublin boy found dead in a septic tank in March was born addicted to drugs, according to Pulaski County Commonwealth's Attorney Mike Fleenor. Fleenor told a Pulaski County judge Wednesday that medical records show the female child has a condition called neonatal abstinence syndrome .

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  19. Court denies bond for Noah's dadRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2015 | Southwest Times

    A Pulaski County judge Wednesday denied bond for Paul Raymond Thomas III despite his attorney's claims he has a "minimal" criminal record and no reason or financial means to leave the area. "This is a terrible situation, but he has always lived in the New River Valley, he's always worked and been a contributing member of the community," attorney Lindsay Honeycutt said of Thomas, 32, of Dublin.

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  20. Baker charges dismissed with option to reinstateRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2015 | Southwest Times

    ... to leave the hospital. However, since Baker is unable to sign the bond, he remains in custody and that means Pulaski County is responsible for his medical bills. Wednesday, Deatherage asked the court to nolle prosequi (dismiss with the option to ...

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