CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA — Due to weather related postponements from around the state for tonight’s football openers, the 2020-21 Master Football Schedule has been updated to reflect those affected games. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1onV5_p2kuM4l7hsz1ZYkPPWJ16TBmrgf/view?usp=sharing. The master schedule will be updated throughout the season on the VHSL website football home page as school’s notify the VHSL office with any changes.
(AP) – Gonzaga’s bid for a wire-to-wire run at No. 1 keeps chugging along. Baylor is still right there with the Zags. Gonzaga received 60 first-place votes from a media panel in The Associated Press men’s college basketball poll released on Monday, picking up one vote from last week. The second-ranked Bears received the other […]
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia Senate committee on Monday killed a measure that would have made Virginia’s minimum wage requirements apply to farmworkers. The Committee on Commerce and Labor voted against eliminating current exemptions in the law for farmworkers, ending the bill’s chances of passing this year. The bill previously cleared the House of […]
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — State lawmakers gave final approval Monday to legislation that will end capital punishment in Virginia, a dramatic turnaround for a state that has executed more people in its history than any other. The legislation repealing the death penalty now heads to Democratic Gov. Ralph Northam, who has said he will sign […]
Lillian Ellavester Hunter, 94, of Pulaski, VA died early Friday morning, February 19, 2021 at her home. She was born in Pulaski on January 25, 1927 and was the daughter of the late Perry and Cordia Parks Hunter. There will be no funeral services for Miss Hunter. Those wishing to send flowers or condolences to […]
According to PCHS Athletic Director Scott Vest, tonight’s Pulaski Co. Football game at Cave Spring will be streamed on You Tube. A link can be found on the Cave Spring Football Booster page on Facebook, and it is listed below: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0A8VC3OEUKYtjF9b-2NtAg
There has been a minor adjustment for Saturday’s football game at PCHS. The kickoff time has been moved from 1 pm to 3 pm. Saturday 02/27/21 Varsity Football: Hidden Valley @ Pulaski Co. 3:00 PM
One open eastbound lane closed again as rain causes more movement in mudslide SALEM, Va. –A mudslide that occurred on Feb. 21 continues to impact traffic on Route 460 in Giles County. The slide is located just east of the West Virginia border, about 0.5 mile west of Island Street in Rich Creek. Currently, both eastbound […]
Donald Earle Baldauf, age 67 of Dublin passed away Thursday, February 18, 2021 at the Lewis-Gale Hospital-Pulaski. Born June 12, 1953 in Detroit, Michigan he was the son of the late Richard Earle Baldauf and Gertrude Agnes Hausdorf Baldauf. His brother, Richard Kent Baldauf also preceded him in death. He is survived by his Sisters […]
Ernest Clyde “Punch” Riddle, age 71 of Little Creek Road passed away Sunday, February 21, 2021 at his home. Born April 7, 1949 in Giles County he was the son of the late Lewis Franklin Riddle and Hattie Elizabeth Stephens Riddle. He is survived by his Brothers & Sisters Arnold Riddle James Riddle Louis Morris […]
VDOT: Route 460 in Giles County near W.Va. border blocked by mudslide with only one eastbound lane open
SALEM, Va. – A mudslide caused by a waterline break on Route 460 in Giles County, Virginia, will continue to impact traffic into the morning commute hours on Monday, Feb. 22. The slide occurred just east of the West Virginia border, about 0.5 mile west of Island Street in Rich Creek. On Route 460, both […]
Davis Eric Woodrum, 47, passed away at his home in Pulaski County surrounded by his family on Wednesday, February, 17, 2021. He was an employee of the Radford Army Ammunitions Plant. Eric was preceded in death by his parents, Pete and Peggy Woodrum. He is survived by his loving wife, Renee A. Woodrum; sons, Tyler […]
Pulaski County Public Schools received notice last week that Governor Ralph Northam has amended executive order #72 in a way that reduces the number of potential spectators at football games and prohibits public schools from counting cheerleaders and band members as participants/players. The amended order is forcing schools throughout the state to choose between excluding […]
Louisa County defeats Pulaski County, 59-51 Saturday evening in the girls basketball Class 4 State Championship at Pulaski County High School.
Carol Dexter Weyer, 82, of Radford, passed away Thursday, February 18, 2021. She had been surrounded by her family and caregivers in the final days of her life. She was preceded in death by her parents, William Dexter and Frances Campbell Schwitchenberg; and her husband, James (Jim) F. Weyer. Survivors include: her son and daughter-in-law, […]