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  1. Donation from NASCAR driver in fast lane to Carroll studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Carroll News

    ... Sheriff J.B. Gardner about making a donation to a group not already served by a fund raising drive. The two met in Galax for dinner recently when Shepherd offered a $4,000 donation for a good cause. After speaking to guidance counselors in Carroll ...


  2. Town recaps 2013 accomplishmentsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Galax Gazette

    ... te. To purchase a subscription simply enter your zipcode below 276-236-5178 ex 204 P.O. Box 68, 108 West Stuart Drive, Galax, VA 24333 Office Hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday


  3. Mayor signs proclamation recognizing AmeriCorps' positive impact on the communityRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | The Carroll News

    ... In addition, math tutoring has been added this year at two schools, Carroll County Middle School and the Carroll-Galax Regional Alternative Education (RAE) Center. In exchange for their volunteer work, members earn a Segal Education Award, which can ...


  4. Carroll falls to Demons in home openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | The Carroll News

    ... foe Pulaski 8-5. The Cavaliers followed that up with an impressive game on April 3, earning a 1-1 tie at local power Galax before falling 7-1 the following night at Cave Spring. "The kids were really hyped up about Galax and they showed a lot of ...


  5. Gov. Terry McAuliffe vetoes school prayer billRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... "I believe he just looked for reasons to veto it because he just has this anti-religious viewpoint," said Carrico, R-Galax. McAuliffe vetoed a bill late last month dealing with sermons chaplains may give in the Virginia National Guard, and many of ...


  6. New airport terminal dedicatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | The Carroll News

    ... of the funds for the terminal, with the remaining 27 percent, or $230,542.45, being provided equally by the City of Galax and the counties of Carroll and Grayson. Several dignitaries spoke during the dedication, including Jeff Campbell, who ...


  7. Carroll Chairman issues statement on Va. Produce incidentRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | The Carroll News

    ... a few updates to the situation. As everyone may be aware, approximately 76 people were transported to hospitals in Galax, Mt. Airy, N.C., and Wytheville as a result of "something" that happened at Virginia Produce in Hillsville on Tuesday. However, ...


  8. VaPreps 1A All-State Hoops TeamsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 |

    ... A. From 6-16 to 19-6 overall with an appearance in both the 1A-West Region Championship and the State Final Four, the Galax Maroon Tide were one of the most improved teams in all of Virginia and it's no secret that the addition of Conley helped them ...


  9. Cause of Va. Produce hospitalizations remains a mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | The Carroll News

    ... scene to different hospitals." Mock said the majority of patients were transported to Twin County Regional Hospital in Galax, while others were sent to Northern Hospital of Surry County, N.C. as well as Wytheville. "I do know there were four ...


  10. Surry Old Time Fiddlers Convention draws a crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    ... the music tradition with children and hopes to get an old time music program going at Cedar Ridge Elementary School in Galax, Va. Five-year-old Olive Whitney won Friday's featured cake walk competition and claimed the prize of a yellow cake with ...


  11. Patricia A. NelsonRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 30 | Daily Press & Argus

    Galax, Virginia formerly of Brighton (1972-1990) passed away Sunday, March 16, 2014 in the Grayson Nursing and Rehab Center. She was preceded in death by her husband of 48 years, Augustine "Gus" Nelson. ...


  12. Porter-Griggs unite in marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 28 | The Carroll News

    ... with his new bride Ashton along with their family and closest friends. Roger's parents are Ray and Mabel Porter of Galax Virginia. Laurie's parents are Bill and Bobbie Copeland of Hillsville Virginia. The wedding was beautifully orchestrated by Anne ...


  13. New gym debt likely $184,000 per yearRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | Galax Gazette

    ... te. To purchase a subscription simply enter your zipcode below 276-236-5178 ex 204 P.O. Box 68, 108 West Stuart Drive, Galax, VA 24333 Office Hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday


  14. Sylva native releases new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    GALAX, VA. Sonfire Media is pleased to announce the release of the book, "All the Damn Christians: A Glimpse into the Mirror of Hypocrisy," by John W. Stiles, PhD.


  15. Mabel E. Caudell FunkRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Southwest Times

    Mabel E. Caudell Funk, age 91, now from Dublin, Virginia and formerly of Galax, Virginia, passed away Saturday, March 22, 2014 at LewisGale Medical Center in Salem, Virginia.


  16. County to look at budget impact of auxiliary gym at CCHSRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | The Carroll News

    ... localities (which rank in the following order from highest to lowest: Patrick, Carroll, Wythe, Grayson, the City of Galax, Floyd, and Pulaski). Hendrick wanted to know what the budget impact would be of another loan. Supervisor Phil McCraw, who ...


  17. Legendary Festival Promoter Seeks Investment To Do The Big One AgainRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | PRLog US Entertainment

    Mar. 25, 2014 - After founding Cactus Productions in 1975, promoting a series of concerts including Thin Lizzy, Golden Earring, Natalie Cole, Chick Corea, Quicksilver, the Original Spirit and other classic music artists of the day, 20 year old Hal Davidson hurdled into the music festival business, leading him to a 400 acre farm in Galax, Virginia ... (more)


  18. City No. 2 in jobless rateRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 23 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... time since January 2009 that the city did not have Virginia's highest monthly jobless rate, VEC records indicate. Galax was the highest then. Henry County's unemployment rate rose from 7.2 percent in December to 8.8 percent in January. Although the ...


  19. Va. man turns to W.Va. hospital for kidney helpRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 23 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    There's a saying in Terry Russell's trade: "We sell the Earth and everything upon it." In fact, the auctioneer from Galax, Va., claims the only objects he hasn't yet swapped are a ship and a locomotive. Still, the man known for procuring virtually ...


  20. Virginia man gets probation for abductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2014 | Tri-County News

    ... held his wife against her will, was sentenced Tuesday in Gallia County Common Pleas Court. Matthew L. Rupe, 33, of Galax, Va., was arrested by Gallia County sheriff's deputies June 25, 2013, at a residence on Ohio 7 South, according to reports. A ...


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