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Carroll native lands ‘dream job’

Carroll native lands ‘dream job’

At the tender age of 28, Daniel Nester has already landed his dream job.On Tuesday, the Carroll County native got the call he’s been waiting for...

October 6th, 2017 |  


Fire Prevention Parade will be held October 9

Fire Prevention Parade will be held October 9

Hillsville Volunteer Fire Department Honor Guard members led the parade last year during National Fire Prevention Week. The annual parade will be held...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Cavaliers celebrate with homecoming parade

Cavaliers celebrate with homecoming parade

These members of the 2017 Cavalier Homecoming Court were all smiles at the annual Carroll County High School Homecoming Parade on September 28. The ev...

October 4th, 2017 |  


Hillsville citizens oppose new cellphone tower project

Hillsville citizens oppose new cellphone tower project

Hillsville residents voiced opposition to a proposed new cell phone tower during the Town Council’s September 25 meeting. Paraphrasing the words...

October 3rd, 2017 |  


Carroll County crowns Homecoming Royalty

Carroll County crowns Homecoming Royalty

Carroll County High School’s royalty are all smiles after being crowned Friday night prior to the Cavaliers’ football game against Floyd C...

September 30th, 2017 |  


Woman dies in Carroll crash on U.S. 52

Woman dies in Carroll crash on U.S. 52

The Virginia State Police is investigating a fatal crash in Carroll County on Thursday morning.According to the Virginia State Police, the single-vehi...

September 29th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Durnil, Delp medal

Durnil, Delp medal

Kendra Durnil and Amie Delp both medaled for Carroll County on Thursday in the Randy Smith Cross Country Classic in Bristol, Va.Durnil placed 15th out...

October 4th, 2017 |  


Buffs blank Carroll 28-0

Buffs blank Carroll 28-0

Ian Bary ran for 88 yards and two touchdowns and Floyd County’s defense held Carroll County to 96 total yards Friday in the Buffaloes’ 28-...

September 30th, 2017 |  


Montgomery guides Cavs to regionals

Montgomery guides Cavs to regionals

For the third straight season, Carroll County golfer Trey Montgomery has earned all-conference/all-district honors to help guide the Cavaliers to the ...

September 25th, 2017 |  


Leonard, Glenvar run past Carroll

Leonard, Glenvar run past Carroll

With many deep family connections in the area, Glenvar’s Jack Leonard made sure Carroll County won’t forget his name anytime soon.On Frida...

September 25th, 2017 |  


Peoples has career day in Virginia Tech win

Peoples has career day in Virginia Tech win

As a fullback for Virginia Tech last season, Galax’s Steven Peoples showed flashes of the ability that made him a record-breaking player for the...

September 24th, 2017 updated: September 25th, 2017. |  


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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. |