CCHS Band preparing for National Independence Day Parade

CCHS Band preparing for National Independence Day Parade

School has been out for more than a month, but the Carroll County High School Marching Band is hard at work preparing for the performance of a lifetim...

June 23rd, 2017 updated: June 26th, 2017. |  


A first class teacher

A first class teacher

One of Carroll County’s most beloved educators celebrated her 80th birthday June 15 with the first class she ever taught at Hillsville High Scho...

June 22nd, 2017 |  


Investigation leads to 24 arrests for meth trafficking

Investigation leads to 24 arrests for meth trafficking

ABINGDON– Acting United States Attorney Rick A. Mountcastle announced June 20 that Operation Rolling Thunder, a joint investigation conducted by...

June 21st, 2017 |  


County tensions rise over budget, taxes

County tensions rise over budget, taxes

A revenue-neutral real estate tax increase based on reassessment has two members of the Carroll County Board of Supervisors seeking possible quarterly...

June 20th, 2017 |  


New Carroll Superintendent drawn by county’s positivity

New Carroll Superintendent drawn by county’s positivity

Carroll County School Board Chairman Brian Spencer ended speculation on who the new Superintendent would be at the board’s June 15 meeting at th...

June 16th, 2017 |  


Champion Media purchases Carroll News, others

MOORESVILLE, N.C. – Champion Media announced on Wednesday that it has acquired the North Carolina, Virginia and South Carolina print, digital an...

June 15th, 2017 |  


McCraw, Webb win Carroll County Primaries

McCraw, Webb win Carroll County Primaries

The Carroll County Board of Supervisors will have at least two new members in 2018.Official tallies from Tuesday’s Republican Primaries have Phi...

June 14th, 2017 updated: June 14th, 2017. |  


Home destroyed in Friday morning fire in Hillsville

Home destroyed in Friday morning fire in Hillsville

Smoke billows from a one-and-a-half story home on Kenmore Road in Hillsville on Friday morning as first responders fight the blaze. The home was destr...

June 12th, 2017 |  


Local honored by Governor

Local honored by Governor

RICHMOND - Local Virginia State Police employee Susan W. Roberts has been honored by Governor Terry McAuliffe as a recipient of the 2017 Governor̵...

June 7th, 2017 |  


Devoted to the Diner

Devoted to the Diner

There’s a lot to be said for serendipity. One would be hard pressed to find a better philosophical fit for Hillville’s iconic diner than i...

June 6th, 2017 |