NEWS


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‘Gas Up’ program recognizes efforts of caregivers
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


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Carroll JVs on a hot streak
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Tide slips past Carroll
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 |  


Three to be inducted into CCHS Sports Hall of Fame

Three to be inducted into CCHS Sports Hall of Fame

Two former athletes and one contributor will be inducted into the fifth class of the Carroll County High School Sports Hall of Fame on January 19, 201...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


Colonels top Carroll with late run

Colonels top Carroll with late run

Carroll County went toe-to-toe with undefeated William Fleming for 30 minutes Wednesday night. Late turnovers and an 8-0 Colonels’ run doomed th...

December 21st, 2017 |  


Carroll’s McMillian, Rotenizer earn all-district honors

Carroll’s McMillian, Rotenizer earn all-district honors

Carroll County’s football team placed two players on the All-Three Rivers District team and the good news is both have eligibility remaining for...

December 19th, 2017 |  


Lady Cavs avenge loss to Galax

Lady Cavs avenge loss to Galax

Danielle Gallimore and Mariah Carter keyed an 11-0 Cavalier run in the fourth quarter as Carroll County avenged an early-season loss to Galax with a 6...

December 14th, 2017 |  


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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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