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Crusher Run, Bogtrotters headline WCC jamboree - The Southwest Times
WYTHEVILLE — Crusher Run and New Ballard’s Branch Bogtrotters are the featured performers at Wytheville Community College’s jamboree to be held Saturday night, July 19. The monthly Bluegrass and Old-Time Jamboree will be held 7-9 p.m. in William F.
Charles Edward Roberts - The Southwest Times
Charles Edward Roberts, 67 of Dublin, VA passed away Thursday, July 17, 2014. A funeral service will be held Friday, July 25, 2014, 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Pulaski. The body will be in the church at noon for viewing. Arrangements will be handled ...
Tractor trailer crash spills paint on I-81 in Wytheville - The Southwest Times
WYTHEVILLE – A tractor and trailer hauling two Fed-Ex containers wrecked on the northbound side of Interstate 81 in Wytheville on Saturday morning. According to Wythe County spokesperson Jeremy Farley, the wreck occurred at mile marker 73.3, at the I-81 ...
Betteken named new assistant principal at RES - The Southwest Times
A new assistant principal is joining the ranks at Riverlawn Elementary School in Fairlawn. Patricia Betteken, a former third grade teacher for the school, will be stepping into her new position this fall. Betteken moved to Virginia in 1996 with her husband ...
Children’s Trust announces 2014-2015 board members - The Southwest Times
Children’s Trust of the Roanoke Valley has announced their Board of Directors for 2014-2015. The Board of Directors, which will mostly include returning members along a couple new members, is comprised of professionals working with various civic and ...
Pulaski Humane Society will stay open - The Southwest Times
After facing an uncertain future in a very short span of time, the Pulaski County Humane Society has determined that they will be open to shelter the county’s dogs and cats for the time being. Just three days ago, the staff at the shelter was preparing ...
Chamber to break ground at SheaDawn Parkway - The Southwest Times
After eight years in the making, the SheaDawn Park Way in Dublin will become a new hub in Pulaski County. Jim Hager of Diversified Developers, along with the Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce, will host a groundbreaking ceremony for SheaDawn Park Way this ...
Christiansburg Aquatic Center to host Virginia Age Group Championship Swim Meet - The Southwest Times
CHRISTIANSBURG – The Virginia Age Group Championship is scheduled to be held at the Christiansburg Aquatic Center from Thursday, July 24 through Sunday, July 27. This competition features the top swimmers in Virginia, aged 14 and under, according to Town ...
Pulaski wins in dramatic fashion - The Southwest Times
The Pulaski Mariners walked-off in the bottom of the ninth inning for a thrilling 5-4 win against the Bluefield Blue Jays Sunday night was a win for the Pulaski Mariners and a win for playing within the system. It was the most selfless of plays, the ...
Pulaski man found dead in New River - The Southwest Times
Radford City Police are currently investigating a possible drowning after a man was found dead in the New River early Sunday evening. The man, identified as Kelly Floyd Marshall, 41, of Pulaski, was found in the New River west of the train trestle around 6 ...