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Blankenship, Peyton Garrett

Peyton Garrett Blankenship, age 18, of Pulaski, was called home Friday June 24, 2022. The Good Lord and his paternal grandparents, Draper and Margaret Anderson and several other family members were there, arms wide open for him. It is undeniable that he departed this world, as devastation rang throughout the family and friends.
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Woodlawn man arrested after chase in Carroll County

CARROL COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ) - A Woodlawn man has been arrested on multiple charges including possession of a schedule I/II controlled substance, according to the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office. A Carroll County Sheriff’s deputy was driving on Rt. 58 when he saw Matthew Blaine Gilliam, 31, on a motorcycle...
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Obituary for Ernest Lee Taylor

Ernest Lee Taylor, age 85 of Pulaski, died Sunday, June 26, 2022 at Highland Ridge Rehabilitation Center in Dublin. “I have fought a good fight. I have finished my course. I have kept the faith!” He was born on November 10, 1936 in Montcalm, West Virginia, and was the son of the late Loessie Hill Taylor and the late Cletus Taylor.
PULASKI, VA
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Motorcycle chase leads to arrest in Carroll

A Woodlawn man has been arrested on numerous charges after leading local law enforcement on a chase on his motorcycle and on foot. According to Carroll County Sheriff Kevin A. Kemp, a deputy with the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office was traveling U.S. 58 on June 26 when he observed a motorcycle also traveling U.S. 58 in Woodlawn community. The deputy observed the operator traveling above the posted speed limit and attempted to stop the motorcycle.
WOODLAWN, VA

VSP investigating Wythe County crash that killed passenger

WYTHE COUNTY, Va. (WJHL) — A single-vehicle crash on Route 52 Saturday afternoon left one woman dead and two children injured, according to Virginia State Police (VSP). A release from police detailed the crash that occurred around 2:30 p.m. a half-mile north of Route 664. Investigators determined a 1998 Ford Explorer had been traveling south […]
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Woman dead, kids injured following crash in Wythe County

UPDATE 1:03 p.m.: Police have released more details about Saturday afternoon’s crash in Wythe County, including the name of the woman who died. According to Virginia State Police, state troopers responded to the single-vehicle crash on Route 52 — about half a mile north of Route 664 — shortly after 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 25.
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Man dies in police custody during traffic stop

WYTHE COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ) - Virginia State Police and the Wythe County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the death of a man who collapsed while in custody. John Brown, 49, died at the scene of a traffic stop Friday. At 9:32 p.m. June 24, 2022, deputies were called to the...
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Defendants plead not guilty to murder of 13-year-old

PRINCETON, W.Va. (WVVA) - Isis Wallace and Nichole Brooks both pleaded not guilty during an arraignment on Monday, for the murder of 13-year-old Maryze Unique Tatum in Bluefield, W.Va. on March 24, 2022. The pair’s pretrial date is set for Aug. 19, and their trial is set to begin Sept....
PRINCETON, WV
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Wythe County man dies in crash on Rt. 52

At 2:34 p.m. on Saturday (June 25), Virginia State Police responded to a single-vehicle crash on Route 52 a half-mile north of Route 664. A 1998 Ford Explorer was traveling south on Route 52 when it entered a curve in the road. The vehicle then ran off the left side of the road, traveled down an embankment, struck a fence and overturned several times.
WYTHE COUNTY, VA
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Man arrested for murder after driveway shooting in Wythe County

WYTHE COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ) - A Wythe County man has been arrested and charged for the killing of a neighbor last Thursday. Kenneth Sayers is charged with Murder and Possession of Ammunition After Being Convicted of a Felony. He is being held in the New River Valley Regional Jail without Bond.
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Woman killed, children injured in crash in Wythe County

WYTHE, Va. (WDBJ) - A Wytheville woman is dead after a single-vehicle crash in Wythe County Saturday afternoon, according to Virginia State Police. Police say they responded at 2:34 p.m., to Rt. 52, a half-mile north of Rt. 664. A Wytheville man driving south on Rt. 52 entered a curve,...
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Man held in Max Meadows murder

On June 23, 2022, at approximately 5:00 am deputies discovered the body of Lloyd Trenton Stilwell at 190 Stone Drive in Max Meadows. Stilwell sustained a gunshot wound to the chest and was pronounced dead at the scene. The victim was found lying facedown and no firearm was found in or near the vicinity of the victim. The body was taken to the medical examiner’s office in Roanoke for an autopsy.
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