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Woman charged after shooting inside Cana home
No bomb found on I-77 in Carroll; Indiana woman could face charges

No bomb found on I-77 in Carroll; Indiana woman could face charges

An Indiana woman could possibly face charges in Carroll County after alerting authorities a bomb was in the trunk of her car Thursday after being pull...

May 10th, 2018 |  


I-77 closed in Carroll due to bomb threat

I-77 closed in Carroll due to bomb threat

According to Carroll County officials, the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office, Hillsville Police Department and Virginia State Police are respondin...

May 10th, 2018 |  


Time capsule will evoke reflection, rememberance

Time capsule will evoke reflection, rememberance

If you live long enough, you find out “emotional distance” is an oxymoron, especially dealing with the past. Fittingly, bringing Hillsvill...

May 8th, 2018 |  


Carroll man’s petition to put prayer back in schools on way to Supreme Court

Carroll man’s petition to put prayer back in schools on way to Supreme Court

It weighs about 50 pounds and took 11 years to collect. In total, it includes more than 42,000 signatures. And now, a decade-long petition to put pray...

May 4th, 2018 |  


Time Capsule ‘Reveal’ set for May 12

Time Capsule ‘Reveal’ set for May 12

Hillsville Town Council approved a parade permit at its April 23 regular meeting which sets the Town’s Time Capsule “Reveal” date as...

May 3rd, 2018 updated: May 4th, 2018. |  


Jessup defeats Tate in Hillsville Town Council race

Jessup defeats Tate in Hillsville Town Council race

Barry L. Jessup will be the new Sulphur Springs Ward representative for Hillsville Town Council. Jessup received 54 votes with incumbent William L. Ta...

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


SPORTS


For better or for worse

For better or for worse

GALAX - When two people pledge their love and agree to spend a life together, they never quite know what the road ahead holds, especially for couples ...

May 10th, 2018 |  


Cavs homer twice in win over Giles

Cavs homer twice in win over Giles

Hayden Farmer and Blake Stanley both ripped two-run home runs May 8 as Carroll County defeated Giles 10-1 in a Three Rivers District baseball game at ...

May 9th, 2018 |  


Lady Cavs split with Pulaski, Floyd

Lady Cavs split with Pulaski, Floyd

Floyd County scored seven runs in the last two innings to rally for a 10-8 Three Rivers District softball win over Carroll County on May 1 in Hillsvil...

May 3rd, 2018 |  


Ferrum’s Strickland earns first-team all-conference honors

Ferrum’s Strickland earns first-team all-conference honors

Despite a position change due to a volleyball injury, Ferrum College junior Cheyenne Strickland turned in her best season on the softball diamond in 2...

April 27th, 2018 |  


Cavs top Radford, Galax in baseball

Cavs top Radford, Galax in baseball

Carroll County scored five runs in the third inning Friday to rally past Radford 9-5 for a Three Rivers District victory at Radford.Chad Crotts struck...

April 25th, 2018 |  


Three Carroll athletes sign to play college sports

Three Carroll athletes sign to play college sports

A trio of Carroll County athletes signed the dotted line to continue their athletic careers in a special ceremony held April 18 at Carroll County High...

April 19th, 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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