Today's News

  • Ferry service plan outlined for bridge project

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    Planners of the Milton-Madison Bridge replacement project have completed one more step toward getting a final plan in place.

  • Project Comfort helpers aid many local seniors

    Editor: With colder weather settling in ,it is “comforting” to know that sixteen homes in Carroll County are warmer through the efforts of volunteers from Project Comfort. October’s blitz day allowed 60-plus volunteers to address lingering problems in the homes of seniors related to warmth and energy conservation. The crews

  • Bid opening held for renovation at Cartmell Elementary

    Representatives from the Lexington firm RossTarrant Architects, opened bids Friday from contracting firms hoping to secure the contract to renovate the Richard B. Cartmell Elementary School. The bid opening was held in the conference room at the school corporation’s central office. Renovations at the school, located at 1706 Highland Av

  • Panthers fall in NAS Classic opener

    A sluggish shooting effort and the lack of making necessary defensive adjustments were Carroll County’s undoing as the Panthers fell to rival Trimble County in the first round of the North American Stainless Basketball Classic on Monday. Trimble defeated Carroll County 61-51 to avenge a 63-58 loss to the Panthers at home on Dec. 3. Car

  • Resident skeptical of bridge project



    Bedford was abuzz with holiday activity Friday, Dec. 4, as area residents prepared for Christmas.

    "Light Up Bedford" got into gear with vendors at the Morgan Community Center selling handmade and other items for Christmas shoppers to help fill out their lists. That evening, the Bedford Rotary held its annual chili dinner in the center's gymnasium.


    Local couple collects donations for Kosair

    Amanda and Trampus Craig are collecting donations of new toys, which they plan to take to the children staying at Kosair Children’s Hospital in Louisville this Christmas holiday.

  • Raiders’ hoops teams both struggling for win

    TCHS Correspondent The Trimble County High School Raiders fought the good fight but lost in tournament play against Spencer County on Friday, Dec. 10, despite a spectacular score at the halftime buzzer. The Raiders were down 33-27 at halftime, and for a time saw opportunity as Craig Ward tied the game at 33 points with a pair of treys. “After a period of time we began

  • Bridge meetings today

    The Milton-Madison Bridge Project team will meet with historic preservation groups at 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec.

  • Shop With A Cop celebrates with 81 kids

    Editor: The Carrollton Police Department hosted our ninth annual Shop With A Cop program on Dec. 17. Once again this program was very successful as we provided Christmas for 81 children in our community and spent $17,421.08. A nine year total for this program shows that we have spent $118,373.94 to provide a Merry Christmas for 577 children.