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State Police investigating fatal accident in Carroll

The Virginia State Police are investigating a fatal traffic accident that occurred in Carroll County on August 1.According to the Virginia State Polic...

August 3rd, 2017 updated: August 3rd, 2017. |  


Zoning may be Carroll’s only way to regulate cell towers

Some form of zoning appears to be the only option the Carroll County Board of Supervisors has if it attempts to regulate cell towers in the county.Cou...

August 2nd, 2017 |  


Southwest Virginia Farmers’ Market celebrates 25 years

Southwest Virginia Farmers’ Market celebrates 25 years

It’s almost laughable to look back at how far the Southwest Virginia Farmers’ Market in Hillsville has come since opening 25 years ago.Now...

August 1st, 2017 updated: August 1st, 2017. |  


Hillsville fire truck involved in accident

Hillsville fire truck involved in accident

An investigation is underway to determine the cause of an accident Sunday involving a Hillsville Volunteer Fire Department truck.Carroll County releas...

July 31st, 2017 |  


Improvements made at Joy Ranch

Improvements made at Joy Ranch

WOODLAWN — A six page list of projects at Joy Ranch accomplished last week by 120 Chesterfield Baptist Church Association volunteers is merely t...

July 31st, 2017 |  


Improvements made at Joy Ranch

Improvements made at Joy Ranch

WOODLAWN — A six page list of projects at Joy Ranch accomplished last week by 120 Chesterfield Baptist Church Association volunteers is merely t...

July 27th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Lady Cavs advance with playoff win

Lady Cavs advance with playoff win

After not winning a postseason game since 2003, Carroll County’s girls’ soccer team has now tasted success in the playoffs two straight ye...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Carroll sweeps Senior Night games from Bruins

Carroll sweeps Senior Night games from Bruins

One day after spoiling Blacksburg’s Senior Night, Carroll County’s soon-to-be graduates were not about to let the Bruins return the favor....

May 18th, 2017 |  


Carroll rallies for epic 10th-inning win on Senior Night

Carroll rallies for epic 10th-inning win on Senior Night

How does Sydney Nester make up for allowing season-highs of eight hits and three runs? By striking out a career-high 21 and going 4-for-5 with a walk-...

May 17th, 2017 |  


Five Cavaliers sign to play college sports

Five Cavaliers sign to play college sports

May 12 was a banner day for Carroll County’s athletic department as five seniors signed letters of intent to play collegiately.In total, four di...

May 12th, 2017 updated: May 12th, 2017. |  


Lady Cavs top Pulaski on Senior Night

Lady Cavs top Pulaski on Senior Night

Carroll County’s girls’ soccer team sent its 10 upperclassmen out on a high note May 2, defeating Pulaski 3-2 on Senior Night in a River R...

May 5th, 2017 |  


Carroll’s Nester hurls second perfect game

Carroll’s Nester hurls second perfect game

The legend of Sydney Nester added another chapter Friday as the Carroll County ace hurled the second perfect game of her career in a 7-0 River Ridge D...

April 29th, 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. |