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Vigilance key in stopping spread of CWD in deer

Vigilance key in stopping spread of CWD in deer

When it comes to containing infectious disease in wildlife, the buck stops here. Hunters for instance, are at the forefront of the Virginia Department...

December 5th, 2017 |  


Fugitive arrested in Carroll on drugs, weapons charges

Fugitive arrested in Carroll on drugs, weapons charges

A Pittsylvania County fugitive has been arrested in Carroll County and charged with multiple drugs and weapons charges.According to Carroll County She...

December 4th, 2017 |  


Recount for Fancy Gap School Board seat set for Dec. 27

Recount for Fancy Gap School Board seat set for Dec. 27

The official election recount for the Fancy Gap District seat on the Carroll County School Board has been scheduled for Dec. 27 at 1 p.m. in Carroll C...

December 1st, 2017 |  


State police investigating fatal wreck in Carroll County

State police investigating fatal wreck in Carroll County

Virginia State Police Trooper K.D. Blackburn is investigating a fatal single-vehicle crash in the Cana section of Carroll County.According to the Virg...

November 30th, 2017 updated: November 30th, 2017. |  


Carroll Wellness Center receives $65,000 grant

Carroll Wellness Center receives $65,000 grant

Carroll Wellness Center is pleased to announce it has received a $65,471 grant from the Twin County Community Foundation to expand its Living Healthy ...

November 28th, 2017 |  


Tree Lighting and Christmas Parade details announced

Tree Lighting and Christmas Parade details announced

Local volunteers are not going to let the positive momentum from Carroll County’s Harvest Festival get “grinched” as the Town, Carro...

November 24th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Sloss steps down as Carroll’s football coach

Sloss steps down as Carroll’s football coach

Carroll County head football coach Eddie Sloss has stepped down after four seasons of leading the Cavaliers’ football program.Sloss informed sch...

December 4th, 2017 |  


Cavs rally past Pulaski in season opener

Cavs rally past Pulaski in season opener

Since March, the question has lingered for Carroll County’s girls’ basketball program – who will step up and replace four-year start...

November 29th, 2017 |  


New coach has extremely high goals for Carroll wrestling

New coach has extremely high goals for Carroll wrestling

Alex Wray has a lofty but clear goal for Carroll County’s wrestling program.“I came to Virginia not to participate in high school wrestlin...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Cavalier reunion

Cavalier reunion

Often teaming up side-by-side in the rotation, former Carroll County athletes Jessica Sheek and Morgan Tompkins have continued to help the Guilford Co...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Carroll ends season on high note

Carroll ends season on high note

Shaking off a long season of frustration, Carroll County sent its seniors out with a bang Friday night, wrapping up the year with a 32-12 blowout vict...

November 4th, 2017 updated: November 6th, 2017. |  


Carroll’s Wheatley qualifies for state meet

Carroll’s Wheatley qualifies for state meet

Carroll County sophomore Kristen Wheatley has qualified for the 4A Girls’ Cross Country Championships Nov. 10 in Great Plains near Manassas and ...

November 2nd, 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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