Carroll Fire and Rescue Lt. fired, under investigation

Carroll Fire and Rescue Lt. fired, under investigation

The lieutenant of Carroll County Fire and Rescue has been terminated from the job and is now the subject of a Virginia State Police investigation acco...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Man charged in four-vehicle accident in front of Sunny Side Store

Man charged in four-vehicle accident in front of Sunny Side Store

A Galax man has been charged with reckless driving and driving on a suspended license in a four-vehicle accident Monday in front of Sunny Side Store i...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Mount Airy man drowns in Carroll County

Mount Airy man drowns in Carroll County

A Mount Airy, N.C. man drowned over the weekend while tubing in the New River according to the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office.The victim was id...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Dangerous animals at festivals prompts Hillsville action

Dangerous animals at festivals prompts Hillsville action

Hillsville Town Council at its July 11 meeting signaled an interest in heading off potientially dangerous incidents between animals and humans during ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Galax-Carroll Relay For Life celebration slated this Friday

Galax-Carroll Relay For Life celebration slated this Friday

The annual Galax-Carroll Relay For Life returns Friday at Carroll County High School (CCHS) with its mix of celebration and remembrance for local canc...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Public hearing set for PSA water, sewer rate increases

The Carroll County Public Service Authority (PSA) will conduct a public hearing on September 12 on proposed water rate and sewer rate increases.The PS...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Dumping leads to IDA questions

Dumping leads to IDA questions

Carroll County’s Industrial Development Authority (IDA) at its July 12 meeting tabled its routine approval of previous meeting minutes to allow ...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Dumping leads to IDA questions

Dumping leads to IDA questions

Carroll County’s Industrial Development Authority (IDA) at its July 12 meeting tabled its routine approval of previous meeting minutes to allow ...

July 19th, 2016 updated: July 19th, 2016. |  


RNC: Ohio delegation overjoyed by ‘Down Under’ speech

RNC: Ohio delegation overjoyed by ‘Down Under’ speech

The Ohio delegation to the Republican National Convention received a visit from “Down Under” during its kickoff breakfast Monday.Australia...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Austinville pedestrian struck, killed on I-77

Austinville pedestrian struck, killed on I-77

A 21-year-old Austinville man was struck and killed by a vehicle Friday night on Interstate 77 in Wythe County.According to Virginia State Police repo...

July 18th, 2016 |