NEWS


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Hillsville woman charged after false armed robbery claim
‘Gold Star’ family honored at VFW Veterans Day program

‘Gold Star’ family honored at VFW Veterans Day program

The VFW Post 1115 Veterans Day Program featured speaker State Commander Tom Gimble has a simple answer for those asking what have veterans done, exact...

November 17th, 2016 |  


Carroll issues burn ban due to dry conditions

HILLSVILLE – Carroll County has declared a Local Emergency issuing a ban on burning, effective 8 a.m. November 14, 2016, in response to fire haz...

November 17th, 2016 |  


Carroll man arrested after hour-long standoff

Carroll man arrested after hour-long standoff

One day after allegedly making threats against law enforcement, a Carroll County man was arrested peacefully Thursday after a one-hour standoff with l...

November 16th, 2016 updated: November 18th, 2016. |  


Carroll boards Trump Train

Carroll boards Trump Train

While Donald Trump’s election as the next President of the United States may have shocked the national media and pollsters, it certainly didn...

November 15th, 2016 |  


State Police investigating fatal Carroll wreck

State Police investigating fatal Carroll wreck

Virginia State Police Trooper P.K. Cheek is investigating a fatal two-vehicle crash in Carroll County. The crash occurred Friday (Nov. 11) at 7:45 a.m...

November 14th, 2016 updated: November 14th, 2016. |  


Students urged to have each other’s ‘six’

Students urged to have each other’s ‘six’

Members of the military know how important it is to have your fellow soldier’s back. During the 44th Annual Veterans Day Program at Carroll Coun...

November 11th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Lady Cavs streak past Floyd in season opener
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Lady Cavs deep and talented
Brains and brawn

Brains and brawn

Carroll County native Lucas Holder has been honored by the Big South Conference for both his brain and his brawn.A junior from Hillsville, Holder has ...

November 23rd, 2016 updated: November 25th, 2016. |  


Cavaliers make history with first swim team at CCHS

Cavaliers make history with first swim team at CCHS

Friday was a historic night for Carroll County High School athletics as the first swim team in school history took part in its first official event.Th...

November 23rd, 2016 |  


Cav connection sparks Guilford

Cav connection sparks Guilford

A pair of Carroll County natives have helped ignite a resurgence for Guilford College’s volleyball team.Freshman Morgan Tompkins and junior Jess...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


Lundy gets full ride to Concord

Lundy gets full ride to Concord

It took Concord University all of one day to realize they wanted Carroll County basketball player Keely Lundy.Lundy, who hit 22 3-pointers in four AAU...

November 15th, 2016 |  


Carroll tops Fleming in Conf. 24 playoffs

Carroll tops Fleming in Conf. 24 playoffs

The red-hot serving of Adrienne Harris and Taylor Spangler helped lift Carroll County’s volleyball team to a big postseason win Oct. 31 as the C...

November 2nd, 2016 |  


Carroll’s Haynes captures Conference 24 cross country title

Carroll’s Haynes captures Conference 24 cross country title

Carroll County’s Samuel Haynes is the Conference 24 individual cross country champion and Conference 24 Runner of the Year after his performance...

November 1st, 2016 updated: November 1st, 2016. |  


MULTIMEDIA


OPINION


Letters to Santa provide comic relief

Letters to Santa provide comic relief

Like most people, Christmas is my favorite time of the year.And, like my most people, I enjoy all the many wonders of the holiday – spending tim...

December 22nd, 2015 |  


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. |  


SOCIAL MEDIA