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5,000 expected to jam Jackson Park for second annual Pulaski Jazz & Ribfeast

5,000 expected to jam Jackson Park for second annual Pulaski Jazz & Ribfeast

By Lynn Adams editor@southwesttimes.com Jazz is being played at Jackson Park until 10 p.m. today, and rack after rack after rack of ribs will be served until the…

Ladies hold unique afternoon tea in Pulaski

Ladies hold unique afternoon tea in Pulaski

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com It may have been the first official English-Southern Tea in history. Add black hats to the high tea mix, and it was most…

Board approves ceiling, window repairs

By BROOKE J. WOOD brooke@southwesttimes.com Pulaski County supervisors this week approved some suggested renovations to the county administration building. The unanimous vote followed administrative staff’s recommendation to lower…

Newspaper carrier-turned-historic theater guru McKinney recalls high school years as carrier

Newspaper carrier-turned-historic theater guru McKinney recalls high school years as carrier

By Brooke J. Wood Bob McKinney still remembers Sunday morning bicycle rides or walks, in every kind of weather, tossing copies of The Southwest Times onto Pulaski’s front…

Claytor Lake offering lake history tours

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwestttimes.com  Claytor Lake State Park is offering Claytor Lake History Tours the next two Sundays for those interested in learning more about the lake’s past.…

YMCA event offers free school supplies

Students have a chance to earn free school supplies Saturday at the Pulaski YMCA’s second annual Back-to-School Bash. The event is 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Through a partnership…

100-mile, multi-state road market begins

WYTHEVILLE – One of the region’s most trafficked annual events – the U.S. 21 Road Market – kicked off its third year today, with thousands of tourists expected…

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Sports

Yankees avoid series sweep, win 9-5

Yankees avoid series sweep, win 9-5

By Jarah Wright, Pulaski Yankees Media Intern PULASKI, Virginia — Tim Lynch helped lead the…

Yankees Announce 2016 Roster

Yankees Announce 2016 Roster

By Matthew Atkins, Pulaski Yankees Media Intern The Pulaski Yankees preliminary roster for the 2016…

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Scrambling to keep up

By SHANNON WATKINS shannon@southwesttimes.com   Possibly you’re the jaunty sort who gets up early with vigor, whistling and beaming and generally being the complete opposite of, say,…

A stirring rendition

By SHANNON WATKINS shannon@southwesttimes.com   So you dragged home through yet MORE snow (and I’m out of jokes about the weather, sorry; I’m out of patience with…

Obituaries

Nancy Belle Mitchell

Nancy Belle Mitchell, 71, of Pulaski, Va., passed away Tuesday, July 26, 2016. Born June 12, 1945 in Pulaski, she was the daughter of the late Bill…

Nettie Mae Blevins Sutphin

Nettie Mae Blevins Sutphin, 78, of Pulaski, Va., died early Saturday, July 23, 2016 at her home. She was born Oct. 20, 1937, the daughter of the…