The Carroll News- RSS NEWS Feed Sat, 30 May 2015 00:38:23 EST 1800 Hillsville town manager’s DUI reduced to reckless driving Hillsville town manager and former Wytheville resident Retta Jackson, who was charged with a DUI in Wytheville last year, was found guilty of an amended charge in Wythe County General District Court on Wednesday. Fri, 29 May 2015 12:10:21 EST Woolwine pleads guilty to murder A Christiansburg man faces up to 50 years in prison and a $102,500 fine after pleading guilty to murder in the 2014 traffic death of his son in Cana. Thu, 28 May 2015 15:25:22 EST Carroll Schools shine in Golden Cav Banquet The Carroll County Public School Division is obviously doing something right. That's the only conclusion anyone in attendance at Thursday's Golden Cavalier Banquet could have taken away from the ceremony. Wed, 27 May 2015 17:45:23 EST Hail to the Chief! Other than the Memorial Day Flea Market, Friday was a fairly normal day for Hillsville Police Officer Shannon Goad. But as he sat in his patrol car with Sgt. Jason Hawks, the day took a rather unexpected turn when the 39th president of the United... Tue, 26 May 2015 13:05:22 EST Alderman to run for Clerk of Court A long-time Carroll County law enforcement officer is joining the race for Carroll County Clerk of Circuit Court. Fri, 22 May 2015 16:35:21 EST Remembering the Carroll County wedding of the 19th Century, Part II The following is the second in a three-part series about the wedding of Mayetta Wilkinson and George L. Carter and the life of the man who built an empire in Southwest Virginia and Northeast Tennessee. Thu, 21 May 2015 18:50:21 EST EMS Appreciation Breakfast, Health Fair set for May 21 Twin County Regional Healthcare is celebrating EMS Week, May 17-23, and hosting various events to honor and extend its appreciation to First Responders for their commitment to excellence and dedication to the community. Wed, 20 May 2015 21:50:21 EST Camo Church donates new shoes to Head Start students Thanks to a community outreach project by Woodlawn's Camo Church, students at Hillsville's Head Start Center have new kicks for the summer. Wed, 20 May 2015 12:45:21 EST Young Guns honor fallen N.C. solider It's often been said war knows no boundaries. Recently, the Young Guns Committee of the Grover King VFW Post 1115 proved that neither do they. Tue, 19 May 2015 15:00:21 EST Abduction complaint leads to charges A Laurel Fork man and woman were arrested on various charges Thursday following a compliant about an abduction and stolen truck. Mon, 18 May 2015 16:25:21 EST VFW urges peace officers to not let criticism define them Grover King VFW Post 1115 members stressed police officers must not allow their daily public service to be overshadowed by negative coverage at the annual Peace Officers Memorial Service on May 15. Sat, 16 May 2015 12:00:21 EST Carroll man hospitalized after motorcycle hits deer An Austinville man was hospitalized Friday after his motorcycle collided with a deer on U.S. 52 in Hillsville. Fri, 15 May 2015 16:20:21 EST Newman, Hawks vying for Clerk of Court nomination Two candidates will be vying for the Republican Party nomination for Clerk of the Circuit Court in Saturday's Carroll County Republican Primary. Thu, 14 May 2015 14:10:22 EST HVFD set to unveil Honor Guard The Hillsville Volunteer Fire Department will unveil its newest unit during Carroll County's H.E.R.O. Day on May 16. Wed, 13 May 2015 14:40:23 EST Goad, McCraw file as independents While the Carroll County Republican Primary will be held May 16, two new candidates filed this past week as independents. Tue, 12 May 2015 14:55:21 EST Ward honored by Hillsville Masonic Lodge One of Carroll County's most dedicated volunteers has received one of the highest honors the Masons can bestow upon a non-Mason. Mon, 11 May 2015 14:40:22 EST Williams won’t be on ballot for Primary When voters visit the polls Saturday for the Carroll County Republican Primary, one prominent name will not be on the ballot. Fri, 8 May 2015 15:50:22 EST Town budget proposal includes no tax hikes The Town of Hillsville is not recommending any tax increases for Fiscal Year 2015-2016, but the proposed budget does currently include water and sewer increases of five percent each. Thu, 7 May 2015 15:05:20 EST McCraw, Hill vying for Republican nomination The Carroll County Republican Primary is set for May 16 and will feature a pair of contested races, including Supervisor At Large. Wed, 6 May 2015 14:15:21 EST Man airlifted after driving under tractor-trailer A Danville man was airlifted after driving under a tractor-trailer early Tuesday morning on Interstate 77 in Austinville. Tue, 5 May 2015 14:05:24 EST