NEWS


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Dumping leads to IDA questions
Sidna Allen House restoration receives $8,200 donation

Sidna Allen House restoration receives $8,200 donation

Restorations to the J. Sidna Allen House are one step closer to reality thanks to a large donation Thursday at the historic Fancy Gap home.During a sp...

July 13th, 2016 |  


‘We must come together’

‘We must come together’

Stressing a need for unity and to seek comfort in God, about 100 Carroll County citizens joined together for a Peace Prayer Vigil on Sunday in the wak...

July 11th, 2016 |  


Hillsville officer’s efforts lead to child porn arrest

Hillsville officer’s efforts lead to child porn arrest

A joint effort between member agencies of the Southern Virginia Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force (SOVA-ICAC) has led to an array of charges...

July 8th, 2016 |  


Hillsville woman killed in N.C. collision

Hillsville woman killed in N.C. collision

A Hillsville woman was killed Wednesday morning in a collision between two sport utility vehicles at the intersection of U.S. 601 and Interstate 74 ne...

July 6th, 2016 |  


Gearhead Diner opens in Fancy Gap

Gearhead Diner opens in Fancy Gap

FANCY GAP — The soft opening of the “Gearhead Diner” today is just a parade lap with Owner Victor Allen and General Manager Terri Bo...

July 6th, 2016 updated: July 7th, 2016. |  


Families and Fireworks in Hillsville

Families and Fireworks in Hillsville

“Lady Liberty” had a smile for parade goers Monday during The Friends of Hillsville and the Town of Hillsville Fourth of July Celebration....

July 4th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Cleveland rocks!!!
Carroll’s Tompkins to play in state all-star volleyball game

Carroll’s Tompkins to play in state all-star volleyball game

Morgan Tompkins will carry on a proud Carroll County tradition July 14 when she suits up for the West in the Virginia High School Coaches Association ...

June 17th, 2016 |  


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 |  


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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