Power Out? Social Media Lights the Way

It was the first major snowstorm of the year, and it blanketed Carroll County with a gorgeous cloak of pristine white. Though beautiful, the storm wreaked havoc on the community. From outage updates to neighbors helping neighbors, Facebook provided answers for many residents. Continue Reading →

Sweet Ideas to Entertain Your Valentine

Valentine’s Day is Sunday. Have you a made a date with your sweetheart? Area restaurants — everything from fast food to family-friendly to fine dining establishments, are great options. Here’s a complete list of area eateries! Also consider one of the unique opportunities happening locally … because whether you celebrate with your sweetheart or the entire family, these festivities are designed to warm your heart and celebrate community. Continue Reading →

Picking Through History

One Carroll County resident will make her television debut this evening. Patsy Varner of Washington Twp. is a collector — everything from antiques to vintage treasures to unique finds. Her story will be featured in an episode of American Pickers on the History Channel, Wednesday, Feb. 3 at 9 p.m. eastern. Continue Reading →