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Today's News

  • Boys’ soccer finishes in third at tourney

    The Panthers’ soccer team competed in the Franklin-Simpson Invitational over the weekend. On Friday night, the team lost to Trinity (Louisville) 10-0, a team that is undefeated and ranked third in the state. On Saturday, the Panthers lost to Warren Central, 5-0, before rebounding and defeating Franklin-Simpson, 1-0. Carroll finished in third place out of five teams. They are now 6-7 on the season.

  • Volleyball wins over Bellevue, Gallatin

    The Lady Panther volleyball team is officially on a winning streak. They defeated Bellevue on Thursday, Sept. 15, 2-0, and Gallatin on Monday, 2-0, to win their third match in a row.

    In the match against Bellevue, Carroll squeaked out two narrow victories, 25-22, 25-23.

    Against Gallatin, Carroll won 25-15, 25-20. Kristen Amick served nine with one error and an ace, while Alyssa Hartman served eight with one error.

    The team is now 4-11 on the season.

  • Girls' soccer brief
  • Carroll County Community Calendar - Week of Sept. 21, 2011

    Wednesday, Sept. 21

    Carrollton Rotary Club meets every Wednesday at noon at Butler Park lodge.

    AA Big Book study groups meet every Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Carrollton Christian Church, 310 Fifth St.

    Carroll County High School Site Based Decision Making Council meets at 4 p.m. in the high school conference room.

    Bingo at American Legion, Fifth Street, Carrollton, every Wednesday. Doors open at 5 p.m. (502) 732-4941. Everyone welcome.

  • Golf fundraiser

    Carroll County golf teams host their second “Tin Cup” Classic golf event Friday, Oct. 7, at Fairway Golf Course.

  • Panthers sweep Wildcats

    The boys’ golf team swept Gallatin County this season with a home victory on Thursday, 174-183. Jacob Meadows led the team with a 42, followed by Travis Ellis and Zach Beckham, both shooting 43. John Michael Williams shot a 46; Nick Abbott, 48; and Thomas Hill and Levi Stephenson, both shot 60.

  • Panthers hold onto 7-2 win at Bellevue

    The Carroll football team pulled out a 7-2 defensive victory Friday night at Bellevue to keep their record spotless at 5-0. The Panther ‘D’ allowed no offensive scores and just 167 total yards, with the Tigers (3-2) scoring their only points on a safety in the fourth quarter.

    “I can’t say enough about the job the defense did,” Weedman said. “Casey Breeden and Nick Carroll had great games. Travis Branum made some great plays, and our defensive ends Logan Doll and Duane Robbins played very disciplined.”

  • Streak ends: Carroll wins over W’town

    The Lady Panthers volleyball team is back to its winning ways.

    After losing 11 straight, Carroll defeated visiting Williamstown, 2-1, (18-25, 25-21, 25-21) Tuesday night.

    “I think we finally turned a corner, and it’s been a long time coming,” head coach Kristen Hooper said. “I’m really, really happy with the way the girls played tonight.”

  • Program offers insight on adopting a gluten-free diet

    It is estimated that one in 133 Americans have gluten sensitivity or celiac disease today.

    Today at noon at the Exten-sion office, Diane Mason, RN, the Boone County Exten-sion agent for family and consumer sciences, will teach a program, “Going without Gluten.” There is no cost to attend. This is the September Extension Homemakers’ lesson, but everyone interested is invited to attend.

  • Chowning pens children’s book

    Judy Chowning of Carrollton is the author is a new children’s book that illustrates the scenery of the Grand Caynon as it delivers a message about the appreciation for privileges of today’s modern world.

    “Jacki and Jo’s Grand Canyon Adventure” is a simple story about a young girl named Jacki Ann, who, in the beginning, was hesitant to take the trip to the Grand Canyon.