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Gillispie, Judy Lucas

“Mom” made her final appearance, had her last migraine, Praise the Lord, and made her debut pain free walking through the gates of heaven into the Lords arms and joining her heavenly family on July 1, 2022, with her family by her side, at the age of 75. One day shy of her 76th birthday. I can only imagine how she must feel……
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Death notice for Timothy Wayne Freeman

Timothy Wayne Freeman, age 44 of Pulaski, died Friday, July 1, 2022 at Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center. Arrangements are pending with Seagle Funeral Home, Pulaski. 540-980-1700.
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Tralon Mitchell commits to Virginia Tech

Following an official visit to Virginia Tech last weekend, Tralon Mitchell knew he would be back on campus again ...many times. The Bailey (N.C.) Southern Nash athlete, who was recruited by the Hokies to play running back, committed to Virginia Tech. He announced his decision Saturday. "I decided to commit...

NWS Hazardous Weather Outlook for Sunday July 3, 2022

NCZ001-002-018-VAZ007-009>020-022>024-032>035-043>047-058-059- Ashe-Alleghany NC-Watauga-Tazewell-Smyth-Bland-Giles-Wythe-Pulaski- Montgomery-Grayson-Carroll-Floyd-Craig-Alleghany VA-Bath-Roanoke- Botetourt-Rockbridge-Patrick-Franklin-Bedford-Amherst-Henry- Pittsylvania-Campbell-Appomattox-Buckingham-Halifax-Charlotte-Mercer- Summers-Monroe-Eastern Greenbrier-Western Greenbrier- 515 AM EDT Sun Jul 3 2022. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for northwest North Carolina,. central Virginia, south central Virginia, southwest Virginia, west. central Virginia and southeast West Virginia. .DAY ONE…Today and tonight. Although isolated to scattered thunderstorms...

2023 4-Star WR Carmelo Taylor Names West Virginia to Top 5

While the month of July will be slower for West Virginia and college football as a whole after the Fourth of July weekend, the end of July features a few recruits announcing their commitments. One of those is three-star cornerback Tayvon Nelson (Brooklyn, New York) and the other is four-star...

Obituary for Tony Allen Hurst

Tony Allen Hurst, age 39 of Dublin, died unexpectedly Wednesday, evening, June 29, 2022 in the emergency room at Lewis Gale Hospital – Pulaski. He was born in Pulaski on December 3, 1982 and, is the son of Denver Simpkins and the late Rebecca Jane Hurst. Tony was a graduate of the Pulaski County High School class of 2001, and was employed at the James Hardie Corp.

July 4th celebrations, Veterans exhibit presentation and more news happening today

Here’s a look at some of the stories we’ll be following today as they make headlines across Southwest Virginia:. The Pulaski County Board of Supervisors and the Pulaski County Courthouse Exhibits Committee will present a new veterans exhibit on the third floor of the Old Pulaski County Courthouse. It’s called, ‘Remembering the Sacrifices for Freedom.’ The exhibit will feature donated items from veterans and their families from various wars. The presentation starts at noon.

Havens, Jr., Gene Gordon

Gene Gordon Havens Jr, 62 of Pearisburg, VA departed this life June 30, 2022 to be with his Heavenly Father. Born in Giles County on February 12, 1960, he was a son of Peggy Frazier Havens and the late Gene Gordon Havens. Gene loved working on vehicles. He was an...

Five 2023 Virginia Tech Offensive Targets Set Their Decision Dates

Virginia Tech has been on a roll on the recruiting trail with 5 commitments over the past 5 days while also being heavily favored to land another one tomorrow from three-star ATH Thomas Williams on the Fourth of July. However, Tech's hot recruiting run has potential to grow a lot...

Steele, Elizabeth Hackney

Ora Elizabeth “Liz” Hackney Steele, 70 of Narrows, VA went to be with the Lord on Friday, July 1, 2022, at her home. Liz was born on June 9, 1952, in Elgood, WV and was a daughter of the late Gladys Pauline Long Hackney and Montana Hackney. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by 2 brothers, James Hackney and Beacher Hackney.
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Going out on the Fourth? Wear a mask

With COVID-19 cases rising once again, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is now recommending “universal masking” in 28 Virginia localities, including Carroll County (which borders Floyd County, and the city of Galax. The county and city are part of 28 localities in the Commonwealth that are now listed as “high risk”

NWS Hazardous Weather Outlook for Saturday July 2, 2022

Halifax-Charlotte- 303 PM EDT Sat Jul 2 2022. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for north central North Carolina,. northwest North Carolina, south central Virginia, southwest. Virginia and west central Virginia. .DAY ONE…This afternoon and tonight. Scattered to numerous thunderstorms are expected this afternoon and. evening. A few thunderstorms could...

Obituary for Peggy Bond Clark

Peggy Bond Clark, age 82 of Pulaski Virginia, passed away at her home on June 30th 2022. She was born on October 16th 1939 in Sylvatus Virginia to the late Bernard and Ida Reynolds Bond. Peggy was a lady of great faith who lived a loving and caring life, caring for others, as well for animals as she did growing up as a child, and as a Registered Nurse in her adult life. She became a Registered Nurse in 1962 when she graduated from the Pulaski Community Hospital Nursing School, where she worked in the Operating Room, for 20 plus years, and as a Nurse at Radford Arsenal Plant Hospital, and several local nursing homes. She enjoyed canning, sewing, cross stitching, crocheting, as well as an excellent play by ear piano player.

Freeman, Timothy Wayne

With his father, brothers, and sister by his side, Timothy “Timmy” “Rooster” Wayne Freeman, 44, of Pulaski, VA passed away peacefully at Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center in Fredericksburg, VA on July 1, 2022. Born on March 29, 1978 at Pulaski Community Hospital, Timmy is the son of Larry Freeman and the late Annie Freeman.