Allen Worrell

Allen Worrell

Allen Worrell, Editor of The Carroll News, is a native of Carroll County and a graduate of Carroll County High School and Emory & Henry College. He started as a sports writer at The Mount Airy News, where he moved up to Sports Editor after one year. After five years there, he moved to The Carroll News, where he has been since 2004.

Allen was named Regional Media Person of the Year by the North Carolina High School Athletic Association while at The Mount Airy News, and he has won Virginia Press Association awards for sports writing and news writing at The Carroll News.