RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Hundreds of bills have already been filed as lawmakers return to Richmond for the General Assembly session convening Wednesday. This year’s biggest agenda item will be passing the biennial state budget, but lawmakers also will discuss all manner of other issues during the 60-day session. Here’s a look at some of […]
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The 2018 Virginia legislative session starts Wednesday with a crop of new Democratic members swept into office in a November tidal wave powered by antipathy toward President Donald Trump. Republicans saw their near super-majority in the state House of Delegates shrink from 66-34 to 51-49. Unless challenges in two extremely close […]
The Pulaski County School Board Meeting scheduled for tonight has been postponed till Wednesday, January 9th at 5:00 pm at the Little Theatre at Pulaski County High School. Also, a Programming Committee Meeting will be held at the School Board Office on Tuesday, January 16th and Wednesday, January 17th.
Dublin Town Offices will be closed Friday, January 12th and Monday, January 15th. Garbage scheduled for pick-up on Friday, January 12th will be picked up on Thursday, January 11th along with Thursday’s regular pick-up. Garbage scheduled for pick-up on January 15th will be picked up on Tuesday, January 16th along with Tuesday’s regular pick-up.
SALEM – Yesterday’s wintry mix of snow, sleet and freezing rain combined with overnight cold pavement temperatures to create icy road conditions throughout southwestern Virginia. If at all possible, drivers are strongly encouraged to consider postponing travel until later in the day when temperatures are expected to rise and road conditions will improve. As of 4 […]
ATLANTA (AP) — Tua Tagovailoa threw a 41-yard touchdown to DeVonta Smith to give No. 4 Alabama a 26-23 overtime victory against No. 3 Georgia to win the College Football Playoff national championship Monday night. Tagovailoa entered the game at halftime, replacing a struggling Jalen Hurts, and threw three touchdown passes, including the game-ender to […]
SALEM – The wintry mix of freezing rain and sleet that fell today has produced icy road conditions throughout the district and the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is warning motorists to expect possible slick or icy roads tonight and tomorrow morning. Drivers are advised to consider postponing travel until temperatures rise to allow time for conditions to […]
THE PSA AND ALL THREE DROPSITES WILL BE CLOSED FRIDAY JANUARY 12TH 2018 FOR LEE/JACKSON DAY. THE PSA AND ALL THREE DROPSITES WILL BE CLOSED MONDAY JANUARY 15TH 2018 FOR MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DAY. THERE WILL BE GARBAGE COLLECTION. HAVE GARBAGE OUT BY 7:00 ON YOUR PICK UP DAY. THE DROPSITES WILL BE OPEN […]
ACColades Following a break on Monday night, the ACC schedule resumes with a total of seven conference games on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday … No. 3 Virginia plays host to Syracuse on Tuesday night, while Boston College travels to No. 20 North Carolina … four games set Wednesday with No. 7 Duke at Pitt, […]
William Thomas Redd, Sr., age 63 of Pulaski passed away Monday, January 8, 2018 at the Lewis-Gale Hospital, Pulaski. Born April 16,1954 Allisonia Virginia he was the son of the late James Redd and Lucy Jane Butler Redd. His brothers, Joseph Redd and Richard (Dickie) Redd also preceded him in death. He is survived by […]
ATLANTA (AP) — Coaches Frank Beamer and Mack Brown were selected Monday for the College Football Hall of Fame, part of a class of 13 that includes former players Ed Reed and Calvin Johnson. Brown won 244 games in a 30-year head coaching career at four schools that featured 16 seasons and a national championship […]
Villanova needed just a week to reclaim its lost No. 1 ranking in the AP Top 25. West Virginia waited a lot longer — nearly six decades, in fact — to get back to its position at No. 2. Villanova returned to the top spot in Monday’s new poll after an upset-filled week that included […]
Armeda Lue Peak Cressell, age 62 of Pulaski passed away Thursday, January 4, 2018 at her home. Born January 15, 1955 in Pulaski she was the daughter of the late Friel Peak & Reathie Gravley Peak. Her daughter, Sherry Wiley and two sisters, Maggie Ryan and Freda Hodge also preceded her in death. She is […]
On Friday, January 5, 2018 Joe Davis, Jr. took his last breath on Earth and his first breath in Heaven at the age of 66. Born January 9, 1951 in Newbern, Virginia he was the son of the late Joseph Davis, Sr. & Virginia Isabelle Scott Davis. Joe spent 15 years in the United States […]
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday: 1. WHO TRIES TO MAKE NICE WITH TRUMP Ex-White House strategist Steve Bannon, who was quoted questioning the president’s competence in the new book “Fire and Fury,” backtracks and calls Trump “completely fit.” 2. 32 MISSING AS SHIPS […]