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Augusta once led state in apple production
NewsLeader.com / Mon, 03 Mar 2014 11:45:00 EDT
Most people know that Augusta County is among the Old Dominion's leaders in agricultural production. In fact the county is second in the state behind Rockingham County in overall farm production and first in sheep, beef cattle, and hay production.
Staunton, Augusta Co. schools close
NewsLeader.com / Mon, 03 Mar 2014 05:30:00 EDT
Both Staunton and Augusta County public school districts have announced closure for Monday. No word yet on Waynesboro.
The Dutch Oven opens in Hillsville
TheCarrollNews.com / Thu, 11 Jul 2013 16:01:00 -0500
Specializing in donuts, muffins, pies and make-your-own sandwiches, Hillsville’s newest restaurant, The Dutch Oven Deli-Bakery, opened for business July 3. On its first day, The Dutch Oven offered ...
Pipers Gap native vying for Ms. Senior America
TheCarrollNews.com / Wed, 10 Jul 2013 14:35:00 -0500
Linda Hanks Anthony will compete for the title in October at Atlantic City
TheCarrollNews.com / Tue, 09 Jul 2013 11:57:00 -0500
While flooding hammered Carroll County and the surrounding areas almost all of the past week, the weather held off just long enough for a beautiful July 4th Parade in Hillsville.
Ohio man dies in head-on collision in CarrollPage 1 of 6 pages 1 2 3 > Last »
TheCarrollNews.com / Mon, 08 Jul 2013 09:53:00 -0500
A 62-year-old Ohio man died at the scene of a head-on collision Sunday in the Crooked Oak section of Carroll County during a heavy rainstorm. According to Virginia State Police reports, the acciden...
A conversation with … Bill Webb
TheCarrollNews.com / Sun, 07 Jul 2013 11:00:00 -0500
Name: William Blaine Webb, Bill to those who have gotten to know me recently and Billy to those who knew me when I was growing up in Hillsville. Family Members: My wife, Carolyn Easter, who grew up...
Company raises stink over rejected landfill bid
TheCarrollNews.com / Sat, 06 Jul 2013 11:00:00 -0500
Bid was more than $200,000 lower than next lowest
HVAC bids come in $600,000 over budget
TheCarrollNews.com / Fri, 05 Jul 2013 13:00:00 -0500
Bids for renovations to the HVAC system at Carroll County High School came in about $600,000 higher than anticipated, but that won’t stop the work from taking place. On June 10, the Carroll County ...
Hillsville takes first step in developing tourism zones
TheCarrollNews.com / Thu, 04 Jul 2013 14:04:00 -0500
The planning process for implementing Tourism Zones in the Town of Hillsville got underway on June 25 with a strategic planning session involving a dozen residents. On hand to lead the discussion w...