Today's News

  • TCHS grad promoted to Banner editor

    The first issue of The Trimble Banner in 2018 will be under the capable guidance of a new editor. Bedford resident Jacob Blair becomes the editor succeeding this writer, effective tomorrow, to steer the community newspaper into the future.

    Blair, 24, becomes the second consecutive Trimble County High School graduate to hold the position, following in the footsteps of such previous locally-educated journalists as the late Frank Bell, Clyde E. Greenwood, June Lehue Rand and Becky Jackson.

  • Dial in on the specifics to enhance fitness goals

    Before you even get to the gym there are many factors you must consider to maximize performance. Many times people rush the pre-workout window and end up having a bad workout because of this oversight.

    Here are three things you should consider before training... 

    Stress levels 

  • Budget, retirement reform are top issues for this year’s General Assembly

    With not one but possibly three major items on our agenda, and dozens of other issues competing for attention as well, the General Assembly returned to the Capitol early this week to kick off another legislative session.

  • Carroll County Senior Calendar | Jan. 4, 2018

    The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, Frances Steurer, Center Manager, (502) 732-7026; e-mail: carrollcty@twcbc.com. Lunch is served daily at 11:30 a.m., breakfast is served 8 a.m. Monday and Wednesday only, reservations are required by 11:30 the day before. Cards, Wii, cornhole, games, puzzles, color therapy, massages, TV viewing, walking and exercise equipment available daily.

    Thursday, Jan. 4: Arthritis exercise, 9:30 a.m.; Chair volleyball, 12:30 p.m.; Shopping Walmart and Kroger, and pay bills.

  • Carroll can’t recover from first half woes, fall to Bethlehem

    It was the tale of two halves for the Carroll County Panthers, as they lost 52-45 to Bethlehem in the semifinal of the North American Stainless Classic Dec. 28.

    “If the intensity had been the same in the first half as it was in the second half, we go home winners,” head coach Brian Crank said. “We didn’t have the first half like the second half and that was the whole difference in the game was the energy, the heart and the effort between the two halves and that’s what cost us the game.”

  • Spreading some Christmas cheer
  • Panthers go 1-3, but improve as tourney goes on

    Despite going 0-2 on night three of the North American Stainless Tournament, Carroll County head coach Brian Crank was excited with his team’s effort and performance.

  • Carroll County Public Library | Jan. 4, 2018

    The Carroll County Public Library is located at 136 Court Street in Carrollton. Every day after school (Monday-Friday, 3:30-5 p.m.), the community room is open to tweens and teens to relax, visit with friends and enjoy activities, snacks, games, movies, Netflix, etc.

  • School menu | Jan. 4, 2018

    Thursday, Jan. 4: Breakfast: French toast sticks with syrup and yogurt or banana bread with yogurt or Pop Tarts and apple; Lunch: Penne pasta with meat sauce or chicken alfredo, breadstick, steamed broccoli, steamed carrots, Mandarin oranges, or pineapple.

    Friday, Jan. 5: Breakfast: Donut or Pop Tarts and banana; Lunch: Chicken drumstick with roll, mashed potatoes, pinto beans, banana or Craisins.

  • Community Calendar | Jan. 4, 2018

    Thursday, Jan. 4

    Carroll County Arts Board meets at 1 p.m. at the downtown Subway for a special meeting in place of its monthly meeting.

    Carroll County Chamber of Commerce meets at noon at General Butler State Resort Park.

    Gamblers Anonymous host an open meeting for family members every Thursday at 7 p.m. at Port Royal United Methodist Church, 8230 Port Royal Road.

    Narcotics Anonymous meets at 6:30 p.m. every Thursday at Carrollton Christian Church, 310 Fifth Street.