NEWS


New business offers organic spray tans

New business offers organic spray tans

By providing organic, airbrush spray tanning, Courtenay Houston is offering something unique to the area that also leaves her and her customers feelin...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Huff pleads guilty to manslaughter

Huff pleads guilty to manslaughter

A Hillsville woman has pled guilty to DUI and manslaughter in a traffic accident that claimed the life of a Meadows of Dan woman in 2016.Amanda P. Huf...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Carroll proposes budget with no tax increase

Carroll proposes budget with no tax increase

Despite many budget challenges, the Carroll County Board of Supervisors has presented a budget for Fiscal Year 2019 with no tax increase.During a budg...

April 13th, 2018 updated: April 13th, 2018. |  


Local school safety concerns aired

Local school safety concerns aired

The more than 30 participants in an April 5 Parent Connect meeting, “Creating Partnerships for School Safety,” gave the message that Carro...

April 12th, 2018 |  


Vaughan-Bassett to partner wth hosts of HGTV’s ‘Home Town’

Vaughan-Bassett to partner wth hosts of HGTV’s ‘Home Town’

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Vaughan-Bassett Furniture Company announced today that the company will partner with Ben and Erin Napier, the hosts of HGTV&#...

April 12th, 2018 |  


Mohawk Industries expanding in Carroll

Mohawk Industries expanding in Carroll

Governor Ralph Northam announced Monday that Mohawk Industries will expand its manufacturing operation in Carroll County.The project will preserve exi...

April 9th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Lady Cavs win two more, now 6-0
Carroll rallies for Nester’s 100th career win

Carroll rallies for Nester’s 100th career win

Carroll County’s 8-7 softball win Wednesday over Glenvar wasn’t always pretty, but for head coach Rick Nester it counted just the same as ...

April 12th, 2018 |  


Crotts, Cavs rally past Floyd for first win

Crotts, Cavs rally past Floyd for first win

Chad Crotts threw four scoreless innings of relief and Carroll County scored in every inning Thursday to defeat Floyd County 10-5 in a Three Rivers Di...

April 6th, 2018 |  


Carroll girls blank Galax 4-0

Carroll girls blank Galax 4-0

Adrienne Harris recorded a hat trick and the defense pitched a shutout Thursday as Carroll County’s girls’ soccer team defeated Galax 4-0 ...

March 30th, 2018 |  


Carter earns multiple state honors

Carter earns multiple state honors

Even though the season has been over for a month, the highlights and honors continue to pile up for Carroll County senior Mariah Carter.Named the Regi...

March 30th, 2018 |  


Cavs open season 2-0

Cavs open season 2-0

Adrienne Harris and Kaylei Newman have combined for nine goals in wins over Pulaski County and Galax as Carroll County’s girls’ soccer tea...

March 28th, 2018 |  


Harris expects good things from Lady Cavs’ soccer team

Harris expects good things from Lady Cavs’ soccer team

After losing a senior class of eight, you would think Carroll County’s varsity girls’ soccer team would be rebuilding.But then 50 girls ca...

March 22nd, 2018 |  


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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. |  


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