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Today's News

  • Carroll County Senior Center - Aug. 24, 2011

    The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, (502) 732-7026

     

    Wednesday, Aug. 24: Euchre, pool, Wii games, rummy, 9:15 a.m.; Health Department, (vaccines),11 a.m.

    Thursday, Aug.25: Euchre, pool, Wii games, rummy, 9:15 a.m.; Bunk-O, 10:30 a.m.; fried chicken pot luck, 11:30 a.m.

    Friday, Aug. 26: Euchre, pool, Wii games, rummy, 9:15 a.m.; dancing and dinner in Madison, 4:30 p.m.

    Monday, Aug. 29: Euchre, pool, Wii games, rummy, 9:15 a.m.; mystery dessert, 11:30 a.m.

  • Girl Scouts hold registration night

    Carroll County Girl Scout and adult registration night is 6-8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 29 at Carroll County Public Library. Volunteers are always needed. Please consider volunteering to lead a troop so even more girls can be a part of Girl Scouts. Everyone is welcome to come to the event and join the fun.

  • Lions sponsor Aug. 27 magic show

    Carrollton Lions Club sponsors the Comedy Magic Show at the Carroll County Middle School Auditorium 7 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 27. Proceeds will help with the eyeglass program and special eye treatments.

    Magician and musician David Cottrell plays a blazing five-string banjo and has performed for the President of the United States, opened for acts such as George Strait, Ricky Skaggs, Allison Krauss and David Copperfield. He is member of Louisville Magic Club and International Brotherhood of Magicians.

  • Shaw competes for Miss Heart of America
  • Carroll County Public Library - Aug. 24, 2011

    Wednesday, Aug. 24, Walk away the pounds, 9 a.m.; creative Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-noon.

    Thursday, Aug. 25, Walk away the pounds, 9 a.m.

    Friday, Aug. 26, Walk away the pounds, 9 a.m.

    Saturday, Aug. 27, Game day, 1-4 p.m.

    Monday, Aug. 29, Walk away the pounds, 9 a.m.; young writer’s connection, 5:30 p.m.; writer’s connection, 6:30 p.m.

    Tuesday, Aug. 30, Walk away the pounds, 9 a.m.; GED help, 3:30 p.m.; ESL class 6 p.m.

    Wednesday, Aug. 31, Walk away the pounds, 9 a.m.; creative Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-noon.

  • Basil tomato bread recipe improves with change

    This has been a very busy week and emotional, at that.  My daughter, her fiancé and my grandson moved to New Jersey. After having them in the area for the past seven years, it was very hard to say goodbye. But on the other hand, we are very excited for them. They are off to new adventures.

  • Pee Wee Cheer Camp registration

    Pee Wee Cheer Camp will be held Monday, Aug. 29-Thursday, Sept. 1 from 4-5:30 p.m. at the Carroll County High School cafeteria.

    All participants are invited to cheer with the CCHS cheerleaders at the Panther home football game Sept. 2.

    Campers must be from three years told through fifth grade. The cost is $25 per participant. Family discounts are available upon request. Please make checks payable to CCHS Cheerleaders.

  • Football Panthers notch first win of the season on the road over Pendleton Co.

    The Panthers came home from their first road trip of the season with a win Friday night. Carroll (1-0) beat Pendleton County (0-1) 27-14.

    “I think overall we did really well,” head coach Mike Weedman said. “… Pendleton County was well coached; I think they were a good team.”

    Carroll struck first with a 1-yard touchdown run by Travis Branum, but missed the point after attempt. Pendleton followed with a 64-yard touchdown run by Sam Harrison and succeeded on the two-point conversion.

  • Volleyball falls to S. Oldham, 2-0

    Serve-receive and killing errors continued to be an issue for the Lady Panthers as the Lady Dragons of South Oldham put together three long strings of serving points in their 2-0 win Tuesday, Aug. 16 at Carroll.

  • Panthers open season with blowout win

    The boys’ soccer team opened the 2011 campaign with a commanding 8-0 win Thursday over conference rival Henry County. This was the first opening-season win for the Panthers in its short history.

    “They played really good ball,” head coach Ben Crutcher said. “We did a lot of good things, but we’ve still got a lot to learn.”

    The Panthers scored their first goal with about 31:45 remaining in the first half when Brandon Stewart seemingly surprised the Wildcat keeper with a goal in the left side of the net.