Young gun love

A quick minute of the annual Labor Day Carroll County Flea Market and Gun Show with an opening look of gun love by a young girl. The four-day event kicked off Friday and continues through Monday (Labor Day) with the usual collection of flea market memorability and a large sampling of firearms, ammo, knives and […]

Labor Day Fun

Labor Day:  The end of summer.  With football games officially starting on this holiday weekend and events scheduled throughout the region, it is viewed by many as a last gasp of summer and the beginning of fall with a bang. Weather is expected to be good on Friday and Saturday with growing chances of rain […]

Hillsville on Labor Day weekend: The Mother of all gun shows and flea markets

For 46 years now the Carroll County Gun Show and Flea Market has reigned as the big show on Labor Day in Southwestern Virginia, bringing crowds that estimates say easily top 100,000 to Hillsville, a town of 2,6oo on normal days. Started by Veterans of Foreign Wars Grover King Post 1115 as a fundraiser to […]