Today's News

  • Lady Panthers finish NAS tournament in fourth place

    Following an embarrassing 44-23 second-round loss to Boyd County, the Carroll County Lady Panthers fought back only to fall 51-49 in a hard-fought match against Oldham County on Wednesday, Dec. 23 in the third round of the North American Stainless Basketball Classic. Down 5-19 with 5:19 to go in the second quarter, the Lady Panthers cut the

  • Louisville firm hired for Cartmell Elementary renovation

    The Carroll County Board of Education voted on Tuesday, Dec. 22 to hire Marksbury Cornett Engineering Corp., Inc., of Louisville as the contractor for the renovation project at the Richard B. Cartmell Elementary School. Marksbury Cornett had submitted the low bid of 11 received by the school corporation. The company’s base

  • Panthers struggle in NAS tourney

    Carroll County’s Panthers dropped three decisions in basketball action during last week’s North American Stainless Basketball Classic held at Carroll County High School. After falling to Trimble County 61-51 in the first round, Carroll battled hard with Logan County in Tuesday’s second round contest. The Panthers led 16-6 a

  • Fire fighters deliver holiday cheer

    The Carrollton Fire Department held its annual Christmas with a Fireman event on Christmas Eve. The department bought a holiday meal, toys and clothes for six children, and the firefighters helped Santa deliver them to the children’s homes. Odd Fellows Lodge contributed a monetary donation to the cause.  

  • Groups polled on bridge details

    Consultants for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet solicited opinions from historic preservationists and other officials Thursday, Dec. 10, on design details for the planned replacement of the Milton-Madison Bridge. The preservationists comprise the Section 106 panel, named for a section of federal law that mandates the mitigation of any negative impact a project might have on ne

  • Worthville wireless by early 2010

    The city of Worthville is working to provide free wireless Internet service to its residents, beginning in the center of town and spreading outward. Currently, the city is working to obtain Insight Communications service, before establishing city hall as its base for the service. Mayor Terry Hagedorn said she hopes the wireless Internet will

  • Boys suffer rough start to 2009-10

    TCHS Correspondent   Trimble County’s boys varsity bask

  • Beshear congratulates county on grant

    Gov. Steve Beshear commended Carroll County for its commitment to education during his trip to Carrollton on Friday. Carroll County Schools recently announced that it had received a two-year, $2.12 million federal stimulus grant to create an Early Head Start program. “This has been a very long awaited day… but now we’ve re

  • Thanks to all who helped make Christmas merry for area families in need

    Editor: Thank you for printing the letters to Santa section each year. It warms and humbles my heart to read these letters. I would also like to thank the many people that have contributed to this year’s Youth In Need Holiday Assistance program. We have successfully ‘adopted out’ 200 young people from 70 families. The entire community

  • Juvenile charged in thefts

    The Trimble Banner   A 15-year-old Bedford boy has been charged in connection with two vehicle thefts Thanksgiving weekend.