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Local Education


New River Community College

nr.edu

New River Community College’s associate degree, diploma, and certificate programs are widely recognized for their excellence. Receive a low-cost quality education.

If you see yourself attending a four-year college, consider starting with a two-year program at NRCC. Discover your passion and save money in the process. Graduates can easily transfer to most Virginia four-year colleges to complete their bachelor’s.

  • Transfer Admission Agreements with over 20 four-year colleges & universities.
  • More than 40 different academic programs.
  • Over 180 different distance-education courses.
  • Highly-qualified and genuine faculty
  • High-quality education at an affordable price
  • Many financial aid and scholarship options available
New River Community College

Radford University

radford.edu

Radford is a public university with more than 9,400 students. The university has received national recognition for many of its undergraduate and graduate programs. It serves the commonwealth and the nation through a wide range of academic, cultural, human service, and research programs.

The quaint university is located on a beautiful, 204-acre American classical campus in the City of Radford, along the New River. Radford University offers many opportunities for student engagement, leadership development, and community service.

  • 67 bachelor's degree programs
  • 4 bachelor & 11 post-bachelor certificates
  • 22 master's degree programs
  • 3 doctoral degree programs
  • 1 post-master's certificate
  • Division I member of the NCAA Big South Athletic Conference
  • over 270 clubs & organizations
Radford University

Virgina Polytechnic Institute and State University

vt.edu

Virginia Tech is a pubic land-grant university with more than 34,000 students. The university has received national and international recognitions for many of it’s undergraduate, graduate, and research programs. It prepares students to be leaders and problem-solvers.

The large univeristy is located in Blacksburg, Virginia, a town flooded with local restaurants and culture. The Virginia Tech commnity strives to serve as a force for positive change around the commonwealth, the country, and the world.

  • 110 bachelor's degree Programs
  • 170 master's and doctoral degree programs
  • Division I member of the NCAA, primarily competing in the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC)
  • Research portfolio of more than $502 million
  • Facilities across teh state and around the globe
  • over 700 clubs & organizations
Virgina Tech

International Buisness


Pulaski County is home to eight international businesses from 7 different countries that provide a more diverse industry base, population, and job market to the community.

Volvo Production Line
Volvo Trucks North America
Korona Candles Production Line
Korona Candles

Volvo Trucks North America

Sweden

The US headquarters for Volvo's commercial truck production.

Phoenix Packaging

Columbia

Plastic packaging manufacturer for the food industry.

James Hardie

Australia

Industrial materials company that manufactures cement-based siding.

Rick Stamping

USA

Sells wick sustainers, hotmetl glues, and other products to candle manufacturers.

Heytex/Bondcote

Germany

Creates technical textiles for transportation, military, environmental, athletic industries, and more/

Koinoia

Brazil

Manufacturing company that creates technical foams for the automotive industry

Red Sun Farms

Mexico

Produces organic, hydroponic tomatoes in the NRV Commerce Park

Korona Candles

Poland

The largest private-label candle producer in the United States.

Caring Comunity


LewisGale Regional Cancer Center

2400 Lee Highway, Pulaski, VA 24301

(540) 994-8545

  • Acredited program by the American College of Surgeons Commision on Cancer
  • High quality, compassionate, expert cancer care
  • Regular check-ups
  • Chemo and Radiation thearapy

Pulaski County Library System

60 3rd Street NW, Pulaski, VA 24301

300 Giles Avenue, Dublin, VA 24084

www.pclibs.org

  • Two branch locations
  • Open Monday - Saturday
  • Hours vary at each location
  • Storytimes for children
  • Teen-zone events
  • Computer and wireless Internet access

YMCA of Pulaski County

615 Oakhurst Avenue, Pulaski, VA 24301

www.pulaskiymca.org

(540) 980-3671

  • Excersise bikes, treadmills, and other equipment
  • Indoor pool
  • Basketball court/gymnasium
  • Walking trail
  • Childcare services

Meeting Spaces


Looking for a wedding or reception venue, or a place to hold a special event or meeting? Pulaski County offers a diverse range of special event and meeting spaces.

Claytor Lake: Water's Edge Meeting Facility

800-933-7275

dcr.virginia.gov

Iron Heart Winery: Fariss Farms

(540) 320-0203

farissfarms.com

New River Valley Fair Grounds

(540) 674-1548

nrvfair.com

Dublin Lion's Club

(540) 674-2754

dublinlions.org

Preston's at the River Course

(540) 633-2667

petedyerivercourse.com/events

Nesselrod Bed & Breakfast

(540) 731-4970

nesselrod.com

The Train Depot

(540) 994-8600

The River Company Restaurant & Brewery

(540) 633-3940

therivercompanyrestaurant.com

Hampton Inn

(540) 674-5700

Thornspring Golf & Event Center

(540) 980-5851

thornspringgolfcourse.com

The Draper Mercantile

(540) 399-1210

drapermerc.com

Scarrette's Plaza Cinema

(540) 633-2460

scarrettesplazacinema.com

Compadres

(540) 994-5557

New River Community College

(540) 674-3600

nr.edu

St Alban's Sanatorium

(540) 260-3111

stalbans-sanatorium.com

Quality Inn

4424 Cleburne Blvd, Dublin, VA 24084

(540) 674-1100

#PulaskiCountyIs


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