NEWS


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Taco Bell opens in Hillsville

Taco Bell opens in Hillsville

Hillsville residents were making a run for the border en masse Thursday as the new Taco Bell opened at 145 South Main Street.Located just beyond the b...

April 6th, 2017 |  


New life on Hillsville’s Main Street

New life on Hillsville’s Main Street

The health of Carroll County’s citizens and Downtown Hillsville is about to get a boost with the opening of Studio G.Offering Zumba, Refit, Core...

April 4th, 2017 |  


Late deputy inspires student

Late deputy inspires student

By David [email protected] six-year old Gladeville Elementary student intends to carry on the late Carroll County Sheriff’s Depu...

April 4th, 2017 |  


N.C. police chase ends with arrests in Carroll

N.C. police chase ends with arrests in Carroll

A Mount Airy, N.C. man and woman wanted for armed robbery in North Carolina have been arrested in Carroll County after a high-speed chase that crossed...

March 27th, 2017 |  


End of an era at Hillsville Diner

End of an era at Hillsville Diner

Wednesday marked the end of an era in Carroll County history more than 60 years in the making.Customers lined up to pack the Hillsville Diner as owner...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Chase ends with crash in home of Hillsville police chief’s parents

Chase ends with crash in home of Hillsville police chief’s parents

A Wednesday afternoon police pursuit on Interstate 77 in the vicinity of Hillsville ended with a sedan hitting the home of Don and Glenda Yonce, the p...

March 22nd, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


SPORTS


Nester, Cook lead Carroll past Salem

Nester, Cook lead Carroll past Salem

Sydney Nester and Emily Cook again came up big for Carroll County’s softball team April 4 in a low-scoring River Ridge District game. Cook doubl...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Lady Cavs honor Bartlett

Lady Cavs honor Bartlett

Adrienne Harris and Meagan Phillips both recorded hat tricks Thursday as Carroll County’s girls’ soccer team bounced back from its first l...

April 4th, 2017 |  


Nester throws no-hitter as Cavs edge Cave Spring 1-0

Nester throws no-hitter as Cavs edge Cave Spring 1-0

Emily Cook’s solo home run in the first-inning Wednesday turned out to be the only run in Carroll County’s 1-0 River Ridge District victor...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Dalton wins five events

Dalton wins five events

Madisyn Dalton won five events and placed second in another March 22 as Carroll County swept a three-team track meet with Grayson County and Galax in ...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Nester no-hits Floyd, Carroll opens season 2-0

Nester no-hits Floyd, Carroll opens season 2-0

Sydney Nester struck out 13 and Kyndall Hiatt ripped a solo home run March 22 as Carroll County’s softball team defeated Galax 6-1 in a non-dist...

March 26th, 2017 |  


Four Cavaliers honored

Four Cavaliers honored

As the leading scorer in the conference, it’s no surprise that Carroll County junior Adam Horton has earned First-Team All-Conference 24 honors....

March 17th, 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. |  


SOCIAL MEDIA