Things get ‘bazaar’ March 4 at Woodlawn Ruritan event

Things get ‘bazaar’ March 4 at Woodlawn Ruritan event

WOODLAWN — The Woodlawn Ruritan Club will once again bring its “energetic emporium” of food, fun and finds with the Annual Spring Ba...

February 8th, 2017 updated: February 13th, 2017. |  


Tolbert resigns from Town Attorney post

Tolbert resigns from Town Attorney post

Hillsville Town Attorney Andrea Tolbert has tendered her resignation, effective January 31 for the post. Tolbert confirmed she has served the Town for...

February 7th, 2017 |  


Laurel’s ‘Sea Scavengers’ enter global competition

Laurel’s ‘Sea Scavengers’ enter global competition

AUSTINVILLE — Laurel Elementary’s First Lego League (FLL) team is a colony of problem-solving Energizer Bunnies. The strength of the Sea S...

February 7th, 2017 |  


Wooden Nickel Clothing Closet aims to help those in need

Wooden Nickel Clothing Closet aims to help those in need

As owners of the Wooden Nickel Thrift Shop, Nick and Stephanie Albert know there are always folks in the community that are in need.With that in mind,...

February 6th, 2017 |  


Indoor bounce house facility opens in Hillsville

Indoor bounce house facility opens in Hillsville

If the smiles on the faces of Leona Brown’s Pre-K students are any indication, Rainbow Creations Indoor Bounce is going to be a huge hit in Hill...

February 4th, 2017 |  


Special sendoff for Carroll’s Special Olympians

Special sendoff for Carroll’s Special Olympians

No matter how the Carroll County Special Olympics Basketball Team performs Saturday at Virginia Tech, everybody in Carroll County was a winner on Frid...

February 3rd, 2017 |  


VFW hopes to build off success of Church Sisters concert

VFW hopes to build off success of Church Sisters concert

Since taking over as Commander of the Grover King VFW Post 1115 in Hillsville, Marty Rivera said he’s tried to emphasize that the VFW is a place...

February 2nd, 2017 |  


Hillsville Elementary’s Patriots of the Month

Hillsville Elementary’s Patriots of the Month

Submitted photoHillsville Elementary School’s Patriots of the Month for December are front row, from left: Kaylee Cox, Christian Cruz, Jaxson Li...

February 1st, 2017 |  


Carroll Board of Supervisors races will be contested

Carroll Board of Supervisors races will be contested

All three races for seats on the Carroll County Board of Supervisors will be contested in 2017.Up for election on the November ballot this year in Car...

February 1st, 2017 |  


Council told nine vie for Hillsville Farmer’s Market position

Hillsville Town Council was informed at its Jan. 23 meeting there are nine candidates for a farmers market coordinator. Council also approved budget a...

January 31st, 2017 |