Tourism and Music Industry representatives gathered in Galax for a press conference on February 26 to officially announce a special showcase to be presented at HoustonFest on May 1-2.
Many citizens in the Twin County area have taken some college classes but were unable to finish a degree.
Branch Highways, the contractor for the Rt. 58 project, will hold an information session for the Laurel Fork community on March 4.
An Austinville family lost all its belongings and two dogs in an early morning house fire Wednesday, Feb. 25 on the Wythe County side of Austinville. No one was home at the time.
ROANOKE – Appalachian Power residential customers in Virginia will see a decrease of about 4 percent in their total electric bills beginning this month. The decrease is the result of the reduction or expiration of three Rate Adjustment Clauses...
After over 23 years as Circuit Court Clerk, Carolyn Honeycutt is stepping down at the end of February.
Extreme cold mixed with snow and sleet led to dangerous driving conditions in Carroll County over the weekend. Official temperatures in Hillsville reached minus 5 degrees Fahrenheit on Friday morning with a wind chill of 24 degrees below...
A South Carolina man has been charged with breaking and entering and grand larceny after allegedly stealing a vehicle during Saturday's winter storm in Carroll County.
Admitting missed rescue squad calls is becoming a trend everywhere due to the lack of volunteers, Carroll County supervisors will discuss what to do about the issue during its March 9 meeting.
Due to circumstances beyond thier control, the Sunday, February 22nd Saxophone Concert at the Historic 1908 Concert in Independence has been postponed. Please visit the Arts Council's website after Tuesday, February 24th for the new concert...
Eve Trotter, a first-grade teacher at Gladesboro Elementary School, has become the first teacher in Carroll County to receive a National Board Certification.
In the annals of Hillsville High School history, and in the remembrances of those who attended until the school ceased to be a high school with the opening of Carroll County High School in the fall of 1969, there is some level of consensus regarding...
From Friday to Monday morning, the Virginia State Police responded to 34 total vehicle crashes in Carroll and Grayson counties.
A motion Monday to appoint a past Carroll County Administrator convicted of federal fraud to the Carroll County Planning Commission was tabled until March.
Carroll County Special Olympics was joined by a big crowd of fans on a beautiful Sunday afternoon Feb. 8 at Carroll County Middle School gym for their Annual Basketball Classic.
The Hillsville Fire Volunteer Fire Department responded to a house fire Thursday night in Sylvatus.
Ben and Susie Roberts have opened a new business in Carroll County that really isn't new at all. For those who like inexpensive medical visits, that's a good thing.
Carroll County has voted to move out of Dixie Youth baseball and will now handle the youth sport internally.
After New England defeated Seattle 28-24 in Super Bowl XLIX on Jan. 31, it was time for Patriot fans to celebrate.
Even though a bill before the Virginia House of Delegates has been tabled to keep open the Southwestern Virginia Training Center, the Carroll County Board of Supervisors has vowed to continue the fight to save the Hillsville facility.
Although it remains to be seen what the state legislature will do with several proposed education bills, Carroll County Superintendent Dr. Strader Blankenship says at least this year he has hope for some positive changes.
Although ownership of the Race In on West Stuart Drive changed hands on Feb. 9, new co-owner Peggy Meade said she hopes the all-purpose convenience store formerly owned by Mayor Greg Crowder will remain a gathering place for local...
The Virginia State Police responded to a traffic fatality on Interstate 77 Wednesday night in Carroll County in which a pedestrian was reportedly struck by a tractor trailer.
The Carroll County Sheriff's Office is searching for a 4-wheeler stolen from Sylvatus in January. The owners of the four-wheeler are offering up to a $1,500 cash reward in the case.
Motorists failing to stop for school buses that are picking up or discharging children may be in for a rude awakening. The Virginia State Police is making this traffic violation a point of emphasis in an effort to be proactive and save the life of a...