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Carroll County (Virginia)

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Top Carroll County (Virginia) Articles

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  • Crouse's mother: "I don't know how we are going to live without him"

    Crouse's mother: "I don't know how we are going to live without him"
    NEWS7 reporter Holly Pietrzak sat down Friday with the family of Deriek Crouse. Crouse, a Virginia Tech Police Officer, was gunned down Thursday on campus. "He was so precious," Crouse's mother, Bonnie Arnold said. "I don't know how we are going to live...
  • Still brewing: The tea party hasn't gone away

    Still brewing: The tea party hasn't gone away
    At a Heritage Foundation luncheon for activists and bloggers in July, Heritage President Ed Feulner asked, "What's up with the tea party …? We're not hearing much right now." This question, in one form or another, is cropping up with increasing...
  • More than 257,000 still without power in extreme heat

    More than 257,000 still without power in extreme heat
    BGE officials continued to scramble Sunday to restore power to nearly more than 257,000 customers as the area suffered with temperatures near 100 degrees for a third day and braced for a chaotic Monday-morning commute. After the state was rocked Friday...
  • Bill would limit public information requests of professors

    In Virginia, the attorney general, skeptical of global warming, tried to use his subpoena powers to build a fraud case against a climatology professor. In Wisconsin, Republican Party officials sought the emails of a history professor, trying to...
  • Harry L. Rosenzweig, McDaniel math professor

    Harry L. Rosenzweig, McDaniel math professor
    Harry L. Rosenzweig, an influential mathematics professor who had been chairman of the math department at McDaniel College, died Friday of pancreatic cancer at his Westminster home. He was 72. "Harry was very popular with math majors and, in general,...
  • Top 5 local weather stories of 2011

    Top 5 local weather stories of 2011
    The following are the top five local weather events in 2011 as voted on by the staff of the Blacksburg National Weather Service Office. You'll notice nearly all of the events were storm related, specifically tornadoes. 1. (Tie): The April 27th-28th...
  • VHSL, VISAA state brackets

  • How early is too early for high-schoolers?

    How early is too early for high-schoolers?
    It was hard to tell whether his eyes were actually open when Derek Jones shuffled into his dimly lit kitchen at 5:45 a.m., the smell of bacon in the air. The 16-year-old didn't speak, but took directions from his mother who whispered: "I have your...
  • Richard Yates, WWII veteran and former county commissioner, dies

    Richard Yates, WWII veteran and former county commissioner, dies
    Carroll County government lowered flags to half-staff this week to honor former county commissioner Richard Yates, a Sykesville resident who died March 5, at age 86, at Carroll Hospice's Dove House in Westminster. Yates served as a member of the Board of...
  • Richard T. Yates, former politician

    Richard T. Yates, former politician
    Richard Thomas Yates, a former Carroll County commissioner who fought in Europe during World War II, died of aortic stenosis Monday at Dove House Hospice in Westminster. The longtime Sykesville resident was 86. The son of a horse trainer and a...
  • Stan Lee tops list of legends at 12th Baltimore Comic-con

    Classic comics, indie comics and more will be featured at the 12th Annual Baltimore Comic-Con, happening Saturday-Sunday, Aug. 20-21, at the Baltimore Convention Center. The event boasts a huge guest list of comic book creators and artists and will...