NEWS


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School District weather decisions are a process

School District weather decisions are a process

Even if you do your homework, weather is an exam you’re never entirely ready to take. Recent cold weather’s impact on local schools is a g...

January 9th, 2018 |  


Disney World wish comes true

Disney World wish comes true

Hot dog, hot dog, hot diggity dog.If little Hezekiah Goad could speak, those would have probably been the words out of the toddlers’ mouth Satur...

January 8th, 2018 |  


Andrews sentenced on federal tax charges

Andrews sentenced on federal tax charges

ABINGDON – A Carroll County business owner, who paid some of his employees in cash to avoid paying taxes to the Internal Revenue Service and lat...

January 8th, 2018 |  


Police identify driver in tractor-trailer fatality

Police identify driver in tractor-trailer fatality

The Virginia State Police have released the name of a tractor-trailer driver killed in a single-vehicle accident Friday morning. The driver of the tra...

January 5th, 2018 |  


Driver killed when truck strikes house on U.S. 58

Driver killed when truck strikes house on U.S. 58

First responders work to remove debris following a tractor trailer leaving Route 58 and striking an unoccupied house on Carrollton Pike near Galax, re...

January 5th, 2018 |  


Hydroponic farm planned for Hillsville’s Main Street

Hydroponic farm planned for Hillsville’s Main Street

Tami Kincer and local partners hope to soon realize a dream to open an indoor hydroponic farm on Main Street in Hillsville to make fresh organic food ...

January 4th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Lady Cavs roll past Glenvar

Lady Cavs roll past Glenvar

Carroll County opened the first half on a 10-0 run and began the second half with an 11-0 spurt to cruise past Glenvar 59-32 Friday in a Three Rivers ...

January 21st, 2018 |  


Carroll JVs on a hot streak

Carroll JVs on a hot streak

Not satisfied with simply winning a game for the first time this season, the Carroll County junior varsity boys’ basketball team actually produc...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Tide slips past Carroll

Tide slips past Carroll

For the first quarter and much of the first half, Carroll County and Galax both struggled mightily to score points.But perhaps the biggest difference ...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Carroll hires new football coach

Carroll hires new football coach

Carroll County’s new football coach has worked and learned under some of the best coaches in the business and has a proven track record of turni...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Cavs drop heartbreaker at Floyd

Cavs drop heartbreaker at Floyd

Mitchell Thompson’s 3-pointer with 2.8 seconds left in overtime lifted Floyd County to a 58-55 win over Carroll County on Thursday in Floyd.Carr...

January 6th, 2018 |  


Lady Cavs smother Floyd 61-43

Lady Cavs smother Floyd 61-43

The daughter of one of Carroll County’s most successful quarterbacks, Madi Dalton proved to be quite an accurate passer herself Thursday in the ...

January 5th, 2018 |  


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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. |  


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