NEWS


Carroll educators challenged to reinvent public education

Carroll educators challenged to reinvent public education

Carroll County Public Schools at its system-wide opening was challenged to an educational “carpe diem.” Perception, relationships and lear...

August 9th, 2016 |  


Shockley’s Produce Market is open for business

Shockley’s Produce Market is open for business

“Shockley’s Produce Market” retail store has announced it is open for business in the Southwest Virginia Farmer’s Market in Hi...

August 9th, 2016 |  


Single-car Cana crash sends swine soaring

Single-car Cana crash sends swine soaring

Concrete pigs flew Monday afternoon in Cana in connection with a single car accident on U.S. 52 in front of Mountain Man Orchard And Markets.According...

August 8th, 2016 |  


Khan Con 2 returns Aug. 13

Khan Con 2 returns Aug. 13

WOODLAWN — “Khan Con 2; The Wrath Of Con” is set to return to Carroll County for a local child (and others) with Duchenne Muscular D...

August 8th, 2016 |  


Tree falls on vehicle; minor injuries reported

Tree falls on vehicle; minor injuries reported

Minor injuries to a driver and three passengers were reported from a single vehicle accident with a tree on August 3. According to Virginia State Troo...

August 4th, 2016 |  


Local veteran to perform in national festival

Local veteran to perform in national festival

A local veteran and the mother of five has earned the honor of performing at the National Veterans Creative Arts Festival (NVCAF) this October in Jack...

August 4th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Davidson makes school history

Davidson makes school history

Carroll County’s softball team continues to make school history as senior Gracie Davidson has become the first Cavalier selected to play in the ...

July 12th, 2016 |  


Carroll hires Jackson to lead boys’ basketball program

Carroll hires Jackson to lead boys’ basketball program

June has been a great month for Carroll County athletics.Two weeks after making the home run hire of Kevin DeHaven as head baseball coach, Carroll Cou...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Cleveland rocks!!!

Cleveland rocks!!!

“The Shot.” “The Fumble.” “The Drive.”They’re all curse words in a Clevelander’s vernacular – ea...

June 24th, 2016 |  


Carroll’s Tompkins to play in state all-star volleyball game

Carroll’s Tompkins to play in state all-star volleyball game

Morgan Tompkins will carry on a proud Carroll County tradition July 14 when she suits up for the West in the Virginia High School Coaches Association ...

June 17th, 2016 |  


DeHaven lands ‘dream job’ as Carroll baseball coach

DeHaven lands ‘dream job’ as Carroll baseball coach

Pardon the pun, but it appears Carroll County has knocked it out of the park with the hire of Kevin DeHaven as the school’s new varsity head bas...

June 15th, 2016 updated: June 15th, 2016. |  


Simply the best

Simply the best

Gatorade has confirmed what most of us already knew – Sydney Nester is the best softball player in the state of Virginia.On June 2, the sports d...

June 8th, 2016 |  


OPINION


Much respect for Beamer

I read with much interest the recently published article entitled Beamer’s Retirement Emotional for HHS Classmates, and the editorial entitled B...

November 6th, 2015 |  


Beamer deserves better

Beamer deserves better

Normally this space is reserved for coverage of Virginia Tech’s home football games. By now, if you don’t know the Hokies lost 45-43 in fo...

October 26th, 2015 |  


Lucky to have known ‘Lucky’

Lucky to have known ‘Lucky’

Though I never had the pleasure of working with William Daly Woodyard during his 24-year career with The Carroll News, “Lucky,” as he was ...

August 31st, 2015 |  


Stand for something

Stand for something

“If you don’t stand for something, you will fall for anything.”This line kept sticking in my head this week as I began to write a co...

August 12th, 2015 |  


Sleepless nights and poopie diapers – the joy of fatherhood

Sleepless nights and poopie diapers – the joy of fatherhood

About a month ago I wrote about turning 40. Today, I write about another life milestone – the birth of my second son, and third child.Our lives ...

July 28th, 2015 updated: July 28th, 2015. |  


Freedom of Speech is dead

Freedom of Speech is dead

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July 14th, 2015 |  


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