NEWS


Cana native is serving on USS Lake Champlain

Cana native is serving on USS Lake Champlain

Boatswain’s Mate 3rd Class Jesse Pedrero, from Cana, Virginia, signals to an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter, assigned to Combat Element 1 of the ...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Rusty Shank sentences Kevin Phoenix to ‘Capital Punishment’

Rusty Shank sentences Kevin Phoenix to ‘Capital Punishment’

American Independent Wrestling Federation (AIWF) Mid Atlantic Wrestling promises justice will be served with a “Capital Punishment” wrestl...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Joy Ranch remembers Bucky Lovern

Joy Ranch remembers Bucky Lovern

Joy Ranch, A Christian Home for Children, is saddened by the death of Edward “Bucky” Lovern, a former resident of Joy Ranch and a lifetime...

February 14th, 2017 |  


New van to assist Shriner’s efforts to help kids

New van to assist Shriner’s efforts to help kids

The Kazim Hillbillies and Carroll-Grayson Shrine Club members seen locally in Christmas parades and parking cars at Labor Day are the tip of a compass...

February 10th, 2017 |  


Twin County Hospital is accredited chest pain center

Twin County Hospital is accredited chest pain center

GALAX– Twin County Regional Hospital has received Chest Pain Center Accreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC), the ac...

February 9th, 2017 |  


Carroll traffic stop leads to weapons, drug charges

Carroll traffic stop leads to weapons, drug charges

A traffic stop for speeding has led to the arrest of a fugitive from Georgia on weapon charges along with numerous drug charges.According to Carroll C...

February 8th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Lady Cavs cruise on Senior Night

Lady Cavs cruise on Senior Night

Carroll County sent its four seniors out in style on Senior Night Friday as the Cavaliers hammered Salem 65-30 in a River Ridge District game in Hills...

February 7th, 2017 |  


JV girls win eighth straight

A 10-0 run in the game’s final three minutes enabled the Carroll County junior varsity girls to survive a scare and record their eighth straight...

February 7th, 2017 |  


Vaught brothers claim wrestling titles for Carroll

Vaught brothers claim wrestling titles for Carroll

Carroll County will send at least six wrestlers to the Region 4-A West Tournament Feb. 11 at Amherst County High School, including a pair of Conferenc...

February 6th, 2017 |  


Five inducted into CCHS Sports Hall of Fame

Five inducted into CCHS Sports Hall of Fame

Five new members were inducted into the Carroll County Sports Hall of Fame on Friday night between the Cavaliers’ varsity basketball games with ...

January 31st, 2017 |  


Total team effort lifts Carroll past Demons

Total team effort lifts Carroll past Demons

Carroll County built an 18-point lead and knocked down 15-of-18 free throws in the fourth quarter to hold off Christiansburg 70-56 Friday for a River ...

January 29th, 2017 |  


Motley’s Crew extends special night for Carroll coach

Motley’s Crew extends special night for Carroll coach

On a night when their head coach was inducted into the CCHS Sports Hall of Fame, the Carroll County girls’ basketball team put on a show worthy ...

January 29th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


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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