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Today's News

  • CCHS spring concert Sunday, May 6

    The Carroll County High School Band will be performing their annual spring concert on Sunday, May 6 at 2 p.m. in the high school gymnasium. Doors will open at 1:30 p.m., and the concert is free and open to the public.

  • Baseball briefs | May 2, 2012

    Panthers win 4-1

    Carroll County allowed one run in the bottom of the first, but shutout Eminence the rest of the way to win 4-1 on the road April 24.

    Pitcher Trey Boles struck out 11 batters and walked just one in a complete game for the Panthers. Carroll was patient at the plate, drawing seven walks in the game.

    Jacob Wise led the way with two singles and two RBIs. Austin Dunn, Dillon Craig, Zakk Hicks and Derrick Nickell also singled.

    Carroll wins 7-2 on road

  • Softball briefs | May 2, 2012

    Hawkins hits first career home run in loss to Gallatin County

    The Lady Panthers came back from a 5-1 deficit, but it was not enough to beat the Lady Wildcats on the road. Gallatin won 5-4, giving them a 12-3 record, while Carroll stands even at 12-12.

    Freshman Mackenzi Hawkins hit her first career home run, with a solo shot in the top of the third to put her team on the board.

  • Softball defeats South for first time in program history

    After injuring her finger attempting to bunt in her previous at-bat that forced her to give up her spot in right field because she could not grip the ball to throw, Michaela Culver stepped back into the box with the game on the line. Tied 5-5 with two outs, Kayla Williamson and Mackenzie Ogden were on base with a single apiece.

    Culver responded to the pressure situation, hitting an RBI single to centerfield to give the Lady Panthers softball team their first win in program history over the visiting South Oldham Lady Dragons Thursday, April 26.

  • Gray sets NCKC meet record

    Senior Devin Gray set a new NCKC meet record in the 800 meter run, finishing his race in 2:09.6 at the conference championship meet in Owen County. He bested the old record set last year by a Trimble County runner by almost four seconds. He was also the only Panther to take home a Conference Championship in any event at the meet Tuesday, April 24.

    Gray also finished sixth in what head coach Joe Creager called “one of the most closely contested 1600 meter runs that I have ever seen.”

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  • Carroll County Middle School co-ed soccer team thrives in second year

    As soccer continues to grow in popularity in Carroll County, more opportunities have been opening up for children to take part. This is the second year for the Carroll County Middle School’s co-ed program, and it has increased its numbers since last year.

  • Carrollton woman arrested for trespassing

    Carrollton Police arrested a local woman for entering a stranger’s home and refusing to leave.

    The police received the call at 7:37 p.m. on April 23 from 322 Port William Lane. The caller allegedly said reported a strange female in her house that would not leave, according to the police report.

    Cassie L. Yeary, 36, of Carrollton was arrested and charged with criminal trespassing first degree and public intoxication. She also had three Trimble County District Court warrants for theft by deception.

  • CPD arrests woman in local store

    A Worthville woman was arrested on drug and shoplifting charges in Trader Bakers April 22.

  • Milton-Madison span reopens a day early

    By DAVE TAYLOR

    The Trimble Banner

    Due to an outstanding effort by work crews and the cooperation of the weather, the Milton-Madison Bridge reopened 24 hours ahead of schedule at 11:59 p.m. Saturday, April 28.

  • Carroll falls to Gallatin, 12-8

    What appeared to be a blown call by the umpire at second base could have been the difference in the rivalry match-up between the Carroll and Gallatin baseball teams.

    Top of the third, two outs; the game is still tied 0-0 and Gallatin’s Curtis Flynn is on first. He attempts to steal and catcher Austin Dunn throws to shortstop Trey Boles, who is running over for the tag. The runner appeared to be out by a couple feet, but was called safe by the umpire.