Friday Aug 22
Wythe County to host free contractor training for new Virginia building code changes
Wythe County's building official, along with his counterpart in the Town of Wytheville, will be hosting a free workshop for local contractors on Tuesday Aug. 26. The event will be held inside the Heritage Center, located at 115 W. Spiller St. in Wytheville and is slated to begin at 6 p.m. Complimentary food and drinks will be served from 5:30 p.m.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Wythe County to host concussion workshop for football parents
Wythe County will host a free concussion education workshop for parents of youth football players next week as part of the county's ongoing efforts aimed at making youth sports as safe as possible.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Team Bushnell Tactical Duo Wins Bang Steel Long Range Precision Match
In a test of skill and equipment, Team Bushnell Tactical Pros Jon Lester and Clark Kennedy took on a field of competitors and the Virginia Mountains before securing the win at the second annual Bang Steel Long Range Precision Match .
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Youth Football kicks off in Wythevlle with the Youth Football Jamboree
The 2014 youth football season kicked off this weekend in Wytheville. 16 teams from Wytheville Bland County and Wythe County participated in the Jamboree.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Metal fabricator to create 160 jobs in Smyth County
The company will spend $10 million to open the manufacturing facility in a former Marillat plant in Atkins.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
The Carroll News
a oeTo Catch the Allensa set for weekend performances at Cherry Orchard Theatre
The story about the manhunt for the Allens and their kin following the deadly shootout at the Carroll County Courthouse in 1912 will be brought to life in a new play "To Catch the Allens."
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Bluefield Daily Telegraph
Virginia Coal and Energy Commission hears report on proposed EPA rule
WYTHEVILLE, Va. - Luke Popovich, vice president of the National Mining Association was preaching to the choir on Friday at the meeting of the Virginia Coal and Energy Commission at Wytheville Community College.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
American Red Cross schedules local blood drives
The American Red Cross has several blood drives scheduled leading up to Labor Day.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Local minister reminds citizens services are free
The Rev. Randy Jarrells, minister of the Wytheville Cowboy Church, came by The Southwest Times to assure the public that services provided by his church and a group of volunteers at Norman's House in Pulaski are free to "anybody and everybody that needs them," he said.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Adam McPeak headlining WCC - Old-Time Jamboree'
Local bluegrass musician Adam McPeak and his band, Mountain Thunder, will perform Saturday, Aug. 16, at Wytheville Community College's Bluegrass and Old-Time Jamboree.
The Heartbreaking Suicide Note Left by a Navy Vet Who Killed Himself in Front of a VA Clinic
A Virginia U.S. Navy veteran ended his life in front of a Veterans Administration clinic, faulting the agency in his suicide note for failing to help him with chronic pain.