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Concert to honor Slusher’s love of God, music

Concert to honor Slusher’s love of God, music

During his 57 years of life, Rick Slusher shared his love of music and the Lord with the world – with gospel groups and most recently with the F...

July 10th, 2018 |  


Harnessing the sun

Harnessing the sun

To some, Keith Grubb is known as the father of Jordan and Hunter Grubb – pharmacist at Nuckolls Drug and Carroll County Deputy. Others know him ...

July 6th, 2018 |  


Training Center residents find new home

Training Center residents find new home

A group home partnership’s press conference Friday of a new facility for five individuals with disabilities was more than ribbon cutting. It sta...

July 6th, 2018 |  


Hillsville’s Fourth of July Parade

Hillsville’s Fourth of July Parade

Allen Worrell/The Carroll NewsRobin Love leads the pack for the Heirborn Bikers Chapter #853 of Hillsville on Wednesday during the Town of Hillsville&...

July 5th, 2018 |  


Undoing revisionist history

Undoing revisionist history

While it may not always be visible to the general public, restoration work on the historic Sidna Allen House in Fancy Gap continues. And when some of ...

July 3rd, 2018 |  


Carroll man killed in crash on Parkway

Carroll man killed in crash on Parkway

The Virginia State Police is investigating a fatal crash that claimed the life of a Carroll County man Saturday afternoon on the Blue Ridge Parkway in...

July 1st, 2018 updated: July 2nd, 2018. |  


SPORTS


Carroll’s Crockett named all-state

Carroll’s Crockett named all-state

The postseason honors continue to roll in for Carroll County’s Laken Crockett, who has been selected first-team all-state.Crockett, who has alre...

June 27th, 2018 |  


Farmer named first-team all-region

Farmer named first-team all-region

At the forefront of a Carroll County baseball turnaround in 2018, senior Hayden Farmer has been rewarded as a first-team all-region selection.Farmer, ...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Cook to play in state all-star game

Cook to play in state all-star game

Conference Champion.State Champion.Four-Year Starter.Now, Carroll County senior Emily Cook is about to add State All-Star to that list.Cook, who will ...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Carroll’s Crockett named Region 4D Player of the Year

Carroll’s Crockett named Region 4D Player of the Year

Excelling at the plate and at two of the most difficult positions in the field, Carroll County junior Laken Crockett has been named Region 4D Softball...

June 12th, 2018 |  


Carroll’s Horton signs to play at DII West Virginia Wesleyan

Carroll’s Horton signs to play at DII West Virginia Wesleyan

After putting up one of the best statistical seasons in school history, Carroll County’s Adam Horton has signed to play college basketball at Di...

May 31st, 2018 |  


Big inning lifts Bruins past Carroll in region semis

Big inning lifts Bruins past Carroll in region semis

Blacksburg scored five runs with two outs in the second inning May 29 and it proved to be the difference in a 5-1 Region 4D Softball Semifinal victory...

May 30th, 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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