NEWS


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Local Girl Scouts visit Big Apple
Carroll School Board responds to board of supervisors

Carroll School Board responds to board of supervisors

The Carroll County School Board has responded to comments made by members of the Carroll County Board of Supervisors over an appropriation of $575,502...

June 15th, 2016 |  


Tempers flare over tax hike, school appropriation

Tempers flare over tax hike, school appropriation

Members of the Carroll County Board of Supervisors did not hide their disdain Monday night over an apparent miscalculation by the Carroll County Schoo...

June 14th, 2016 |  


Hillsville man airlifted after motorcycle wreck

Hillsville man airlifted after motorcycle wreck

A Carroll County man was airlifted Thursday following a motorcycle wreck on Route 100 in Hillsville.According to Virginia State Police Trooper S.M. Ph...

June 13th, 2016 |  


Man charged after leading police on chase in Galax, Carroll

Man charged after leading police on chase in Galax, Carroll

A Galax man has been charged with a pair of felonies after leading police on vehicle and foot chases June 7 in Galax and Carroll County.According to V...

June 10th, 2016 |  


‘Roving Volunteers In Christ’s Service’ take part in Joy Ranch renovations

‘Roving Volunteers In Christ’s Service’ take part in Joy Ranch renovations

The term “retirement” stirs thoughts of less activity. Roving Volunteers In Christ’s Service (RVICS) members put their motto, “...

June 9th, 2016 |  


Drone technology comes to CCHS

Drone technology comes to CCHS

Carroll County Public Schools continue to remain on the cutting edge of technology as Curt Sumner’s Pre-Engineering class recently had the oppor...

June 8th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Cleveland rocks!!!
DeHaven lands ‘dream job’ as Carroll baseball coach

DeHaven lands ‘dream job’ as Carroll baseball coach

Pardon the pun, but it appears Carroll County has knocked it out of the park with the hire of Kevin DeHaven as the school’s new varsity head bas...

June 15th, 2016 updated: June 15th, 2016. |  


Simply the best

Simply the best

Gatorade has confirmed what most of us already knew – Sydney Nester is the best softball player in the state of Virginia.On June 2, the sports d...

June 8th, 2016 |  


Cavs’ strand chance at second softball title

Cavs’ strand chance at second softball title

Carroll County stranded the potential winning run in the seventh, eighth and ninth innings Wednesday as Fauquier County upset the defending state cham...

June 2nd, 2016 |  


Carroll pulls rank on Colonels in Region 4A softball

Carroll pulls rank on Colonels in Region 4A softball

Sydney Nester struck out 15 in a three-hitter and Kyndall Hiatt’s solo home run ignited Carroll County’s offense Monday in a 5-1 win over ...

May 31st, 2016 |  


Carroll’s Haynes breaks 37-year-old school record in mile

Carroll’s Haynes breaks 37-year-old school record in mile

Samuel Haynes broke a 37-year-old Carroll County High School record May 25 and was one of three Cavaliers to qualify for the upcoming 4A State Track a...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Cavs silence Terriers; claim Conference 24 title

Cavs silence Terriers; claim Conference 24 title

For more than a week, William Byrd’s softball team has talked about how badly they wanted a shot at defending 4A state champion Carroll County. ...

May 26th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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. |  


Freedom of Speech is dead

Freedom of Speech is dead

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July 14th, 2015 |  


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