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  1. Carroll honors wrestling seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Carroll News

    ... wrestlers place in the Big Orange Tournament at William Byrd High School on Saturday. Carroll County hosted Pulaski County and Bassett for Senior Night on Jan. 21. Prior to the match, senior wrestlers Gavin Scott, Joey Hoer and Jeff Key were ...

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  2. Driver who hit moped charged with DUIRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Southwest Times

    A Fairlawn man is facing charges of hit and run and driving under the influence of intoxicants after he allegedly struck a moped on Route 11 Saturday night and then left the scene. Pulaski County Sheriff's Office Capt.

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  3. Virginia "Ginny" Lee Martin FrazierRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Recordpub.com

    She was born July 2, 1933 in Pulaski County, VA, the daughter of the late Edgar and Estella Underwood Martin.

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  4. Public hearings slated for BOS meetingRead the original story

    Monday | Southwest Times

    ... a location for loading and unloading equipment for cleaning debris from the lake. The second will be for the Pulaski County Planning Commission regarding office conversion to apartments in the county. After that, the public will be able to voice its ...

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  5. 911 dispatch center movesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Southwest Times

    Pulaski County will open its new 911 communications center Tuesday when the emergency-response staff transitions from the old center at 86 E. Main St. to the new center located within the new Pulaski County Sheriff's Office at 802 E. Main St. in Pulaski. That is the cutoff date for the county's dispatch services to assume operations, according to the communication center's executive director, Chris Akers.

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  6. Janie Rosetta Nunn MitchellRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Southwest Times

    ... She was a member of the Church of God. Mrs. Mitchell worked in numerous jobs in textile and as a cook for Pulaski County Sheriff's office, YMCA and Randolph House for Adults. She is survived by her children, Barbara and Clyde Martin of Mt. Airy, ...

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  7. Town leaders become - Big for a Day'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Southwest Times

    ... Pulaski's major departments got to take a couple hours out of their day to spend quality time with some of Pulaski County's youth. Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of Southwest Virginia partnered with Pulaski for the town's first-ever "Big for a Day" ...

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  8. Murder case advanced to grand juryRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Southwest Times

    A first-degree murder charge against a Snowville man accused of shooting his father to death has been certified to a grand jury. Pulaski County Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court Judge Lee Chitwood advanced the Class 1 felony Wednesday against Gernie Boothe Jr., 33. According to Sgt.

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  9. Winter activities include snow slime, crafts and a movieRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Southwest Times

    Snow experiments are just one of the children's activities being offered by Pulaski County Library System during the winter. Winter activities get under way with "Crafternoon" on Thursday.

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  10. Main Street development project moving forwardRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Southwest Times

    ... Town Council Tuesday night the January work session. According to Peggy White, executive director for the Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce, the primary purpose of the project's first phase was research. Last fall, Radford University graduate ...

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  11. End of Civil War' event planned for MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Southwest Times

    That's the whole idea behind the celebration to be held in one of Pulaski County's oldest communities. As the Civil War's 150th anniversary concludes, the war's end will be remembered March 28 in Newbern.

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  12. 4 free throw champs advanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | Southwest Times

    Four free throw champs from Pulaski County are headed to district competition following competition in the Pulaski Elks Hoop Shoot Contest. Andrew Edwards , Brook Goble , Alicia Hall and Aiden Huff have advanced to the Jan. 25 district competition in Bedford.

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  13. Alma's hanging up badge after 4 years of service as 'the biggest and baddest thing that stepped on the block'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Southwest Times

    ... calmly hanging on the officer's back as they made their way to the ground from a helicopter. Alma came to Pulaski County through a donation from Giles County Sheriff's Office. Alma had been sent to Giles after it lost a dog in the line of duty, but ...

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  14. Long-anticipated opening of NRCC new entrance delayed until springRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Southwest Times

    New River Community College could be well into its spring semester by the time the new entrance to campus from Route 11 is opened. According to Pulaski County Engineer Jared Linkous, a few minor paving improvements need to be completed before the new entrance road to NRCC can be opened to traffic.

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  15. Chamber of commerce announces plans for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Southwest Times

    To kick off 2015, the Chamber hosted a breakfast for Pulaski County's elected officials on Monday, Jan. 12. During the event, president Mike Waller summarized plans for the Chamber's initiatives for the upcoming year. "We wanted our website to really showcase what we do in Pulaski County; not only the typical things you associate with a Chamber of Commerce," said executive director Peggy White.

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  16. $14 million jury verdict reversedRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Southwest Times

    Hyundai Motor Co. will not have to pay a man the $14 million a Pulaski County jury awarded him in June 2013.

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  17. Houston Robert MaxwellRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Southwest Times

    He was born March 31, 1939, in Pulaski County, and was the son of the late Annie Belle Sirt Maxwell and Henry Michael Maxwell. Houston was a proud retired career veteran of the U.S. Air Force, was a member of the Air Force Sergeants Association, and was a dedicated member to Memorial Christian Church in Draper, Va.

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  18. Grand jury finds shooting was self-defenseRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Southwest Times

    A grand jury Monday declined to indict a Pulaski woman for fatally shooting 29-year-old Alfred E. Copeland II at his Newbern Road residence in December. Pulaski County Commonwealth's Attorney Mike Fleenor said the grand jury was presented with a homicide indictment for Cynthia Dawn Johnson, 36, but "after due consideration," they did not return a true bill "based on their conclusion that Johnson had acted in self-defense."

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  19. Numerous businesses, offices to close for Lee-Jackson, MLK weekendRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Southwest Times

    ... Luther King Jr. Day. Some of those offices will also close Friday in observance of Lee-Jackson Day. The Pulaski County Administration Offices, along with the Pulaski and Dublin town offices, will be closed both Friday and Monday. The Pulaski County ...

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  20. Golden Corral to open in Christiansburg later this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Southwest Times

    ... first time it has branched out to the New River Valley. Two Golden Corral franchises originally operated in Pulaski County - one in Fairlawn, the other in Pulaski - until they both went out of business several years ago. The new restaurant is ...

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