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  • Chamber of Commerce banquet features Hudson River survivor

    On Jan. 15, 2009 the nation was glued to their television sets as US Airways pilot Captain Chelsley “Sully” Sullenberger and First Officer Jeffery Skiles successfully landed US Airways Flight 1549 in the middle of the Hudson River without any casualties.

    The Carroll County Chamber of Commerce annual awards banquet will feature an inspirational and motivational presentation by US Airways flight 1549 survivor Vallie Collins.

  • PEP for the Panthers

    Carroll County High School cheerleaders keep the spirit alive during the Panther’s football games. You can always count on the squad to show its support for the team and keep the crowd cheering on the players.

  • Carroll falls to Trimble on Volley for the Cure night

    The Carroll County and Trimble County volleyball border war was a little more special this year. The match was Carroll County’s Volley for the Cure games.

    Trimble won the match 2-0 (25-8, 25-19) as they defeated the Lady Panthers for the third time this season.

    Each Carroll County player recognized a cancer survivor with a pink carnation prior to the match and a list of those who had lost their battle with cancer was also read.

  • Kick off basketball season with Panther Madness

    Carroll County High School boys basketball will be hosting Panther Madness to kick off the 2016-17 season. The first official practice will start at midnight Friday, Oct. 14, into early Saturday morning. Parents, family and the community are welcome to attend and get the basketball season off to a great start. Donations will be collected at the event for 2009 Carroll County High School graduate Chris Hendrick, who is battling cancer.

  • Carroll drops district match to Owen

    Owen County Lady Rebel Hailey Chappell scored five goals, while teammate Megan Bruener added two more, as the visiting Lady Rebels defeated the Lady Panthers, 7-0, Oct. 4.

    The Lady Rebels outshot the Lady Panthers 33-6, with keeper Houston Lindsay notching 17 saves for the Lady Panthers.

    “They know what to do, they just didn’t execute,” head coach Josh Noble said after the game.

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  • Panthers shut out Owen, 4-0

    The Panthers soccer team took care of business in its last district regular season match before the district tournament, defeating Owen County 4-0 Oct. 4.

    Senior Kody Martinez got his first career start for the Panthers. Head coach Kevin States said he was glad he was able to get him in before senior night. “I think it meant a lot to him to get to start a game that mattered. We were glad for that.”

  • District, schools show tremendous growth in test scores

    The story of this year’s test scores is one of growth. Each assessed school increased its overall score on Kentucky’s Unbridled Learning testing system by a large margin. This level of growth led to the district being labeled Proficient and Carroll County High School being labeled Distinguished.

    Of 228 high schools, Carroll County High School grew more than 220 other high schools, putting the school ahead 96.5 percent of others, based on improvement.

  • See you at the pole
  • Community Calendar | Oct. 13, 2016

    New events

    Saturday, Oct. 15

    Fall Brawl Demo Derby at Carroll County Fairgrounds. For more information call Kevin Craig (502) 682-7241.

    Carrollton Main Street and Carroll County Arts Board Art Walk at the courthouse square in downtown Carrollton. Free sidewalk chalk art contests, featuring four age groups. Starting at 10 a.m. contact Sam Burgess (502)732-5713.

    The Masterson House open house and membership drive will be from 1-3 p.m. The community is invited to tour the house. Tea and cookies will be served.