Pulaski County

04/26: First Baptist Vendor Fair

04/26: First Baptist Vendor Fair

This event will benefit the Pulaski Project of First Baptist Church. Pulaski Project strives to provide food and clothing for people of our community in need.

The Lone Ranger

Friday, June 20th Movie – “The Lone Ranger.” This 2013 Western Adventure stars Johnny Depp and Armie Hammer and is rated PG-13. In the 1930s, an elderly Tonto tells a young boy the tale of John Reid, the Lone Ranger. An idealistic lawyer, he rides with his brother and fellow Texas Rangers in pursuit of(…)

05/03: Humane Society Community Day at Tipton Ridge

05/03: Humane Society Community Day at Tipton Ridge

The Pulaski County Humane Society and Tipton Ridge Veterinary Medical Center are teaming together for an event that will put sugar and spice and everything nice into your day as well as snips and snails and puppy dog tails. Community Day is back by popular demand. The event is slated for Saturday,  May 3rd  from(…)

Student allegedly caught with inappropriate picture of minor prompts cell phone sweep at Pulaski County schools

Student allegedly caught with inappropriate picture of minor prompts cell phone sweep at Pulaski County schools

Pulaski County school officials are conducting a wide sweep of students’ cell phones after one student was allegedly caught with an inappropriate picture of a minor on their phone. Read more at : WDBJ7

03/29: Chosen at Austinville PHC

03/29: Chosen at Austinville PHC

Nationally recorded artist, “Chosen ” will be singing at Austinville Pentecostal Holiness Church on Saturday, March 29,2014 at 7 pm! You don’t want to miss this! Everyone is welcome. Church is located at 1704 Austinville Road, Austinville, VA 24312. Contact 276-620-3191.

04/12: Truegrass, Zephyr Lightning Bolts

04/12: Truegrass, Zephyr Lightning Bolts

The music of Truegrass and the Zephyr Lightning Bolts will be featured during New River Community College’s Fiddle, Banjo and Dance Club Jamboree on Saturday, April 12. The music will begin at 6 p.m. in Edwards Hall, room 117, at NRCC in Dublin.

Humane Society Raffles 50 Shades of Chocolate Basket

Humane Society Raffles 50 Shades of Chocolate Basket

On March 20, the first day of Spring, The Pulaski County Humane Society will begin selling chances on this 15 pound  basket of chocolate temptation. Along with all the traditional favorites (Hershey’s, Reese’s, M&M’s, Kisses, Twix, Kit-Kat, Oreos, chocolate chip cookies, ) the basket features the more elite brands (Geradilli, Dove, Lindt, Lindor, Ferraro) as(…)

03/24: Board of Supervisors Meeting

03/24: Board of Supervisors Meeting

Citizens’ comments are included on each regular monthly meeting agenda. No prior appointment is necessary to speak during the citizen comments times. To speak on a particular agenda item, advise the attendant at the door. To place an item on the Board’s agenda, please notify the County Administrator’s Office at least ten days prior to(…)

Humane Society Celebrates St. Paddy’s Day with Spa Basket Raffle

Humane Society Celebrates St. Paddy’s Day with Spa Basket Raffle

Feeling lucky this St. Patrick’s Day season? Take a chance on winning a spa basket complete with $50 in gift certificates for a massage and nail job, spirits, candles, lotion and more. Purchase raffle tickets from the Pulaski County Humane Society. Tickets are $1 per chance, $5 for 6 or $10 for 12.

Humane Society Partners With Tipton Ridge to Celebrate World Spay/Neuter Month

Humane Society Partners With Tipton Ridge to Celebrate World Spay/Neuter Month

Drew Carey has an excellent reason for ending each episode of “The Price is Right” with this advice: “Help control the pet population. Have your pet spayed or neutered.” Nationwide, an estimated 6-8 million homeless kittens, puppies, cats, and dogs enter animal shelters every year. About half of these animals are adopted. Tragically, the other(…)

Northbound I-81 Closed Near Mile Marker 103

Northbound I-81 Closed Near Mile Marker 103

With nighttime temperatures falling and moisture present on pavement surfaces from the recent snow, ice has formed along the section of northbound Interstate 81 at mile marker 103 in Pulaski County. Northbound I-81 traffic is currently completely stopped at mile marker 103 and backed up for 10 miles. I-81 is expected to be closed for(…)

Town Changes Snow Removal Procedures

Town Changes Snow Removal Procedures

In anticipation of the forecast for significant snow accumulation, we would like to make the citizens of the Town of Pulaski aware of the following change(s) to our normal snow removal procedures. Due to the harsh snow storms in the northeastern area, the Town of Pulaski along with many other localities have not had our(…)

02/01: College Financial Aid Assistance

02/01: College Financial Aid Assistance

The Virginia Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (VASFAA), in conjunction with Pulaski County High School (PCHS), will host a FAFSA “Super Saturday” event on Saturday, February 1, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the PCHS English Pod area.

02/07: Captain Phillips at Pulaski Theatre

02/07: Captain Phillips at Pulaski Theatre

Based on the true story of the first American ship to be hijacked in 200 years, this film was adapted from the book “A Captain’s Duty: Somali Pirates, Navy Seals, and Dangerous Days at Sea”. Nominated for 6 Academy Awards this year including Best Picture, as well as four Golden Globes and the American Film(…)

01/19: Blessing 2000 Gospel Jubilee

01/19: Blessing 2000 Gospel Jubilee

BLESSING 2000 GOSPEL JUBLIEE January 19 at 4 P.M. at The Refreshing Center on Bob White Boulevard, Pulaski, Virginia. Honoree: Eddie Sutphin Sports Coordinator in Pulaski County. Everyone is welcome for a time of worship and fellowship!

64 new jobs in Pulaski County

64 new jobs in Pulaski County

Governor Bob McDonnell announced today that Alexander Industries, a privately held American manufacturer of firearms, will invest $2.88 million to relocate and expand its operations in Dublin Industrial Park in Pulaski County.  Virginia successfully competed against South Dakota and Texas for the project, which will create 64 new jobs.

Dublin Christmas Holiday Closing/Garbage Schedule

Dublin Christmas Holiday Closing/Garbage Schedule

Dublin Town Offices will be closed December 24th through December 27th, 2013. Garbage scheduled for pick-up on Tuesday, December 24th will be picked up on Monday, December 23rd along with Monday’s pick-up. Garbage scheduled for pick-up on Wednesday, December 25th through Friday, December 27th will be picked up on Monday, December 30th along with Monday’s(…)

PCHS Christmas Raffle for Homeless Dogs and Cats

PCHS Christmas Raffle for Homeless Dogs and Cats

The Pulaski County Humane Society invites you to take a chance on winning a dog or cat themed basket chocked full of amazing trinkets for pets and people alike. The Doggie basket sports a handmade Virginia Tech Hokie football wreath, in addition to goodies for your dog. The Kitty basket features a Pulaski County Cougar(…)

12/05: Town of Pulaski Christmas Parade

12/05: Town of Pulaski Christmas Parade

The Town of Pulaski Christmas Parade will be Dec 5th. Line up starts at 6pm with the Parade starting at 7pm. The theme for this year’s parade is Snowflake Dreams. If anyone is interested in participating in the parade, they can contact Lin Martin at (540) 577-1197.

Pulaski’s Story Now Available

Pulaski’s Story Now Available

The town of Pulaski is pleased to announce the arrival of “Pulaski’s Story: as Told by the Raymond F. Ratcliffe Memorial Transportation Museum.” The booklet is 59 pages of text and photographs that are based on the storyboards at The Ratcliffe. “Pulaski’s Story” is priced at $10.53 – that includes Virginia Sales Tax. The work(…)

11/01-2: Friends of the Library Book Sale

11/01-2: Friends of the Library Book Sale

A Friends of the Library Book Sale scheduled for Friday, November 1, from 10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. and Saturday, November 2, from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.? Our book sale is across the street from the Pulaski Library in downtown Pulaski. We have hundreds of used books, both hard copy and paper back, for(…)

11/02: Walk and Clean on Peak Creek

11/02: Walk and Clean on Peak Creek

Friends of Peak Creek will have a “walk and Clean” event on Peak Creek! The event is Saturday, November 2nd. All volunteers and members will meet at the bottom of Walnut Avenue in the area of Wendy’s on East Main Street. at 1:00 P.M. We may need warm clothes for this event. Gloves will be(…)