Today's News

  • County receives $2.12 million grant for Early Head Start

    The Carroll County School District will soon offer an Early Head Start Program for its children under three years old. The school district will receive $1,044,140 in federal stimulus funding in 2010 as part of the $2.12 million two-year American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Early Head Start Expansion Grant, according to a Carroll County Sch

  • Library offers thanks for donations


    All 21 children and adults of Eagle Creek Resort Library would like to thank everyone who has made donations and supported the children. To name a few, we want to thank Steve Hefner, Kevin Allen, Ashley Jennings, Bruce Laudick, Larry Mason, Suzanne Mason, Chris Barnes and Grant Malone. If we have missed anyone, please accept our apologies.

  • Fiscal Court boosts the Big Brothers Big Sisters fundraising

    A new Big Brothers Big Sisters of Carroll County chapter is a huge step closer to reality following action taken Tuesday by Carroll County Fiscal Court to contribute toward the agency’s startup budget. The court approved a $5,000 donation toward a fundraising effort that puts the steering committee past the $15,000 projected for a start

  • NorthKey extends thanks to supporters


    The clients and staff at NorthKey Community Care ADT (Hope Workshop) would like to thank the American Legion Post No. 41 and The Friends of NorthKey for their generous donation that made it possible for us to enjoy our Thanksgiving dinner at the Carrollton Inn.

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  • Owen County repels late Panther attack

    The Carroll County Panthers dropped a heartbreaker to visiting Owen County Thursday despite a 16-point turnaround in the final quarter of play. Owen’s Rebels took command of the game early and looked to have the contest all but decided, leading 57-43 after three quarters of play. Carroll County fought back to claim a slim lead late in the game but fell 67-64.

  • Second half key to win over SW

    The Lady Panthers opened the game sluggish after the previous night’s loss to Owen County, but stepped it up in the second half to pull out a 56-45 win over the Lady Rebels of Southwestern (Hanover) Saturday night.

  • Owen defense stymies Lady Panthers

    Carroll County’s Lady Panthers dropped their second straight North Central Kentucky Conference contest on Friday, falling to district rival Owen County 36-28 at home.

  • Main Street thanks event’s sponsors


  • Madison driver won title with broken leg

    When popular Miss Madison/Oh Boy! Oberto driver Steve David executed a spectacular, abeit accidental, 360 degree flip in heat 4-A of the Oryx Cup UIM World Championship in Doha, Qatar, damage to the boat and driver was thought to be fairly minor.

    Boat and driver finished second in the Final Heat run later in the day, to secure the 2009 Season High Point Championship.

    Now X-rays taken during a routine physical in Lighthouse Point, Florida--David’s home town--have revealed he was driving in the final heat with a broken fibula in his right (throttle) leg.