In order to for the Town of Hillsville to be complaint with a state sewer loan and to be grant-eligible for federal and state funds for water projects, the town will have to increase utility rates significantly by the year 2019.
Even though county expenditures are projected to increase by more than $2.3 million for Fiscal Year 2016, Carroll County citizens can actually expect to pay less in real estate taxes when they come due in December.
More than living up to a promise he made a year ago, Carroll County Sheriff J.B. Gardner presented the Carroll County Board of Supervisors with a check for $220,000 on April 13 for the purchase of a new fire truck.
An Indian Valley man was airlifted Saturday after his motorcycle collided with a vehicle in front of Wendy's in Hillsville.
Senator William M. “Bill” Stanley, Jr. (R-Franklin) began his 2015 reelection campaign with a kick-off tour of the 20th District on Friday with stops in Hillsville, Woodlawn and Galax.
Carroll County's own Billy Robinson has traded the blood and guts of the Professional Bull Riders Tour for the glitz and glamour of Hollywood – if for only a brief time.
The Carroll County Sheriff's Office is once again using April's second full week (April 12 to 18) to honor its communications officers who make a difference by taking the phrase “answering the call” to a whole new level.
A male subject is dead after shooting himself Wednesday morning in front of three officers for the Carroll County Sheriff's Office in Cana.
A representative from the VFW 1115 club in Hillsville recently approached the Hillsville Town Council regarding the idea of adding an Early Buyer Day to the traditional Labor Day Flea Market and Gun Show.
An area teenager was airlifted on Monday morning following a farm accident in Hillsville.
Thanks to a generous donation from Galax gun shop owner Tony Harrison, the Grover King VFW Post 1115 in Hillsville now has more ammunition to bolster its membership and feed hungry veterans.
CANA — Carroll County Sheriff's Department School Resource Officer Gator King's plunge into a mud-filled baby pool at St. Paul School Thursday exemplified the concept of “a rising tide lifts all boats.” Even if it meant...
One of the most beautiful and historic landmarks in Carroll County, the J. Sidna Allen House in Fancy Gap is set to return to its former glory.
A Carroll County man is facing charges of abduction, domestic assault and brandishing a firearm after allegedly threatening his wife on March 19.
More than three months of preparation went into, and more than 70 cast members make up, an epic Easter play Hillsville Pentecostal Holiness Church will put on each night from April 3-5.
Originally faced with eliminating 13-15 positions next year, other factors may push the number up to 19 positions lost for Carroll County Public Schools for the 2015-2016 academic year.
Having met in college before their engagement and eventual marriage in October, Matthew and Jennifer Goad never got a chance to go to the high school prom together.
Having already set a school record for all-district performers this year, Carroll County High School's Chorus program is now ready to take its talents to an even bigger stage – Beantown and The Big Apple.
Competing against students as much as three years older than him, Hillsville Elementary School fifth-grader Jerico Grantham finished second March 15 in the Winston-Salem Journal Regional Spelling Bee.
Around eight months of speculation about Hillsville's Town Council naming a full-time police chief was decided at its regular meeting Monday night with interim chief Wesley Yonce named to the department's top spot.
A North Carolina man and woman face multiple drug charges after being stopped for speeding March 15 in Carroll County.
Perhaps it was that legendary beard. Perhaps it was the priceless reaction. Whatever the reason, a Carroll County native went viral after one of the biggest upsets in recent NCAA Tournament history on Thursday.