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Deborah Becky Trompeter - The Southwest Times
Deborah Becky Trompeter, 57, of Pulaski, Va., died Sunday, May 17, 2015. She is preceded in death by her beloved daughter, Tovah Trompeter. A memorial service will be at a later date. Stevens Funeral Home, Pulaski, is handling arrangements.
Council starts discussion for public safety center - The Southwest Times
While it’s a topic that’s been mentioned in passing in previous meetings, the Pulaski Town Council has given traction to developing a plan for a proposed public safety facility. The council is moving toward formation of a group tasked with crafting ...
VT cadet commander to speak at Dublin Memorial Day ceremony - The Southwest Times
Air Force Maj. Gen. Randal D. Fullhart will speak Monday at the Memorial Day Remembrance Ceremony in Dublin. Fullhart serves as the commandment of cadets of the Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets. The service is at 9:30 a.m. at the Southwest Virginia Veterans ...
Offices, banks closed for Memorial Day - The Southwest Times
Several county offices and businesses will be closed Monday in observance of Memorial Day. The Pulaski County administration offices, along with the Dublin and Pulaski town offices, will be closed Monday. All Pulaski County Public Schools and the school ...
Click It or Ticket begins – Focus on safety restraint violations - The Southwest Times
Law enforcement officers across Virginia and the nation are out in full force during the national Click It or Ticket enforcement mobilization through May 31. DMV’s Virginia Highway Safety Office encourages everyone on the road to wear their seat belts ...
Entrepreneurship workshop set for May - The Southwest Times
A new workshop entitled “The Entrepreneurship Option” will be 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at New River Community College’s New River Valley Mall site in Christiansburg. This workshop will help participants understand what it takes to embark on the ...
Christopher Darrin Wade - The Southwest Times
Christopher Darrin Wade of Roanoke, Va., passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2015. He was a U.S. Army veteran and a member of the Masonic Lodge, Henry Clay #280 Dublin, Va. He was employed by Norfolk Southern Railroad for 22 years. Survivors include his wife of ...
Doris Ann Sexton - The Southwest Times
Doris Ann Sexton, 79, formerly of Pulaski, Va., passed away May 12, 2015, in Annapolis, Md. Memorial graveside service will be 2 p.m. Friday, May 22, at Thornspring Cemetery, Pulaski. Arrangments are by Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski.
Broken nose results in felony conviction - The Southwest Times
A Dublin man received a three-year suspended prison sentence Wednesday after pleading guilty to breaking his sister’s nose during an argument in 2013. Under a plea agreement, a malicious wounding charge against Robert Lewis Eanes Jr., 49, was amended to ...
Hiwassee man admits 10-year drug addiction - The Southwest Times
A 29-year-old man who pleaded guilty in December 2013 to allowing his infant to go unfed for 10 hours, admitted Wednesday to being a drug addict. Brandon Scott Taylor said he started using drugs, such as Lortab and marijuana, when he was 16 years old and ...
Council calls for ordinance on utility deposits - The Southwest Times
Leniency when it comes to Pulaski utility deposits may be on the horizon. The Pulaski Town Council voted Tuesday to direct the town’s staff to draft an ordinance giving residents a break when it comes to utility deposits. According to Town Manager Shawn ...
Shirley Jean Russell - The Southwest Times
Shirley Jean Russell, 77, of Pulaski, Va., and formerly of Stafford, Va., passed away Tuesday, May 19, 2015, in the LewisGale Hospital-Pulaski. Born Nov. 20, 1937, in Staffords Springs, Conn., she was the daughter of the late John Kubacka and Olga Lasko ...
‘Friends’ grant to buy recycling containers - The Southwest Times
Friends of Peak Creek is the recipient of a recycling grant that will enable it to install four recycling receptacles outside Pulaski Train Station. Keep Virginia Beautiful awarded the $1,000 grant through its “30 Grants in 30 Days” program. Friends of ...
BOS discusses potential noise ordinance changes - The Southwest Times
As Memorial Day weekend approaches, there won’t be any changes to Pulaski County’s noise control ordinance ahead of the inevitable three days of outdoor celebrations. The Pulaski County Board of Supervisors discussed the potential changes to the ...
Corey Smith of Dublin one of six Hokie Bass Fishing Team members in National Championship - The Southwest Times
FLORENCE, Ala. – One team has gotten the job done in the entire history of Virginia Tech’s sports and competitive programs. That team is the Virginia Tech Bass Fishing team, and a Pulaski County High School graduate is now not only a part of the team ...