Shoney’s thanks local law enforcement with free meal day

Shoney’s thanks local law enforcement with free meal day

If the “Big Boy” mascot had been pressed back into service at Shoney’s Restaurant in Hillsville last Wednesday, customers would have...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Mullins named Virginia’s Funeral Director of the Year

Mullins named Virginia’s Funeral Director of the Year

Carroll County’s own Tony Mullins has been honored as Funeral Director of the Year by the Virginia Funeral Directors Assocation (VFDA).Mullins, ...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Kilbourne to retire after 43 years of dental service in Hillsville

Kilbourne to retire after 43 years of dental service in Hillsville

After 43 years of service to Carroll County, the area’s most experienced dentist will soon be hanging up the drill and Novocain.Dr. James E. Kil...

July 28th, 2016 |  


God’s Pit Crew rig loaded with donations wrecks in Carroll

God’s Pit Crew rig loaded with donations wrecks in Carroll

A God’s Pit Crew tractor-trailer loaded with 35,000 pounds of relief supplies for a children’s home crashed July 26 in Carroll County.At 8...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Relay rallies community for the cure

Relay rallies community for the cure

The Galax-Carroll County Relay For Life returned to Tommy Thompson Field on Friday evening with a celebration of lives and the drive to find a cure fo...

July 27th, 2016 |  


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 |