Staff Report Two longtime businesses in Wytheville are closing. The Wytheville Enterprise newspaper is reporting that both Guynn Furniture and Long John Silver are closing. The newspaper reported that Long John has already closed, and Guynn Furniture has mailed out “Store Closing Flyers” in the area.
From VDOT SALEM – Beginning on June 12, the bridge over Rock Creek on Route 100 (Sylvatus Highway), just south of Route 749, will be replaced. This work will be performed under temporary signal lights and traffic on Route 100 will be reduced to one lane of travel for both directions. The southbound lane will […]
From the National Weather Service The Hazardous Weather Outlook for our heavy includes the following information for this evening and tonight: Heavy rainfall may occur ahead of a strong cold front this afternoon and evening with localized flooding possible. In addition, isolated strong to severe thunderstorms producing damaging winds and large hail could occur. An […]
From the Virginia State Police On May 16, 2017, Virginia State Police charged James A. Burton Jr., 26, of Dublin, Va., with one felony count of making a written threat to kill or do bodily harm to a person (Code of Virginia 18.2-60). The charge stemmed from a social media post by Burton in the […]
From Volvo Volvo Trucks’ New River Valley (NRV) assembly plant in Dublin, Virginia unveiled the design of its 2017 Ride for Freedom truck featuring the all new VNR model, which will accompany a motorcade of about 160 motorcycles from the plant to Washington, D.C., during the “Run for the Wall” motorcycle rally Memorial Day weekend. […]
Drivers encouraged to seek alternate routes to lessen congestion on I-81 From VDOT SALEM – Weather permitting, an around-the-clock right lane closure on northbound Interstate 81 will impact traffic in Montgomery County between mile markers 119 and 121 for a 36-hour time period beginning June 4. The lane will be closed starting at 9 p.m. […]
James R. ( Dick) Dewitt, 98, formally of Pulaski, passed away on Sunday , May 21, 2017, peacefully with his daughter and caregiver by his side. He was born September 5, 1918 in Delaware New Jersey and graduated from Belvidere High School in Belvidere, New Jersey class of 1937. He moved to Pulaski in 1941 looking […]
Daytona 500 Returns to Historic Presidents Day Weekend From NASCAR DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – NASCAR today announced sweeping changes to the lineup of tracks that make up the playoffs as part of its 2018 national series schedules. Next season, the final regular season race in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series will be contested at iconic […]
Pulaski County Public School Board will be having a Public Hearing to discuss the combined middle schools. The meeting will be held on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at the Little Theater at Pulaski County High School. For additional information, please contact Mrs. Brenda Crawford, Executive Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent, at 540-994-2519.
Pulaski County High School wishes band director, Mr. Matthew Shrewsbury, best of luck in his new position at Cane Bay High School in Summerville, South Carolina. Mr. Shrewsbury will serve as the Director of Bands for the Cane Bay Cobras. During his time at PCHS, Mr. Shrewsbury has continued to build and strengthen the tradition […]