Today's News

  • CCHS trap shooting results

    Carroll County High School recently wrapped up its spring season. There are 226 high school students in the league statewide. Carroll County finished second in its conference.

    25 straight club members:

    John Glauber

    Adam Froman

    Kameron Nab

    Top 10 Male / Female


    Kinley Huesman, No. 1 female in the state

    Abagail Hotfil, No. 7 female in state

    Top 10 Male / Female

    in conference

    Kameron Nab, No. 6 male

    Nick Barry, No. 9 male

  • Raffle | June 8, 2017
  • Public Records | June 8, 2017

    Items published in court news are public record. The News-Democrat publishes all misdemeanors, felonies and small-claims judgments recorded in district court, as well as all civil suits recorded in circuit court. Juvenile court cases are not published. Crime reports are provided by local law enforcement agencies. Charges or citations reported to the News-Democrat do not imply guilt.


    The following decisions were rendered Wednesday, and Thursday, May 31 and June 1, 2017, in Carroll County District Court with the Hon. Thomas M. Funk presiding.

  • Massie: Don’t tax Social Security benefits

    On May 19, I re-introduced the Senior Citizens Tax Elimination Act (H.R. 2552). This bill would assist our struggling middle class by eliminating an unnecessary and unjust double-tax on seniors.

  • Carroll County Superintendent Bill Hogan submits resignation

    Carroll County Board of Education accepted the resignation of Superintendent Bill Hogan at a special board meeting Monday, June 5. The resignation is effective June 30. The search for an interim superintendent has begun.

    Hogan has taken a position with the Boone County Schools system. This story will be updated in Thursday's edition of The News-Democrat.

  • Cartmell Artist Showcase
  • Moving Up @ CCMS
  • Underclassmen Awards

    These awards were given at the Rotary Club of Carrollton’s annual Academic Banquet May 3.

  • Oldham JV coach named Lady Panthers head coach


    The News-Democrat

    With 11 years of experience coaching girls basketball in Oldham County, Ron Henderson is excited for his first opportunity to be a high school head coach. Carroll County High School athletic director and former girls basketball head coach Paul Stone announced Henderson as his successor at a meet and greet with players and parents May 22.

  • Honors Day

    Carroll County High School seniors began their last day of school at the annual Honors Day Program May 25. The following pictures are of the senior-only awards. The rest of the Honors Day awards will appear in next week’s News-Democrat.