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Today's News

  • Ceremonies at CAC
  • Carroll County Community Calendar - Week of May 25, 2011

    Wednesday , May 25
    Carrollton Rotary Club meets at noon at General Butler State Resort Park.
    Cartmell Elementary School Site Based Decision Making Council meets at 3:30 p.m. at the school.
    Bingo is 7 p.m. at the American Legion Hall.
    Alcoholics Anonymous meets 8 p.m. at Carrollton Christian Church.
    Thursday, May 26
    Champions for a Drug-Free Carroll County meets at 11:30 a.m. in the community room, Carroll County Public Library.
    Lions Club meets at noon at Butler Park lodge.

  • Memorial Day honors veterans, those fighting for Americans’ freedom

    For many Americans, Memorial Day (Monday, May 30) signals the beginning of summer.  But, more importantly, Memorial Day is a day for us to remember and give thanks to all those who have given their lives in service to our nation and to preserve the freedoms we enjoy.

    As a West Point graduate and former Army Ranger, I am especially mindful this Memorial Day of our troops serving in Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya, around the world and here at home.

  • 2011 Baseball seniors
  • Carroll County District Court Public Records: Week of May 25, 2011

    Items published in court news are public record. The News-Democrat publishes all misdemeanors, felonies and small-claims judgments recorded in district court, as well as all civil suits recorded in circuit court. Juvenile court cases are not published. Crime reports are provided by local law enforcement agencies. Charges or citations reported to the News-Democrat do not imply guilt.

    DISTRICT COURT

  • Panthers’ results from NCKC title victory

    The boys’ tennis team tied Gallatin County in total scores, but Gallatin did not want to play a tiebreaker, giving Carroll the win in the first NCKC tournament championship.

    Raven Powers had very solid movement of the ball and took control in all of his games, head coach Juan Fernandez said. Powers had a good tournament and did not drop a set throughout the tournament. He defeated No. 1 singles for Walton-Verona, Peter Lussi; No. 1 singles for Gallatin County, Joseph Ackermann; and No. 2 singles for Gallatin County, Joseph Mullins.

  • Softball falls short on senior night, 4-3

    The Lady Panthers were a hit or a passed ball away from securing a senior night victory over the visiting Lady Dragons. Unfortunately, it was not meant to be, as Carroll (5-19) fell to South Oldham (18-13) 4-3 Friday.

    The Lady Panthers struggled with passed balls all evening, as all four runs were unearned.

  • Track briefs - May 25, 2011

    Panthers add to number qualifying for state

    With the completion of the final 3 Class A Regional Meets last weekend, the Panthers found out that three more of their events qualified for the State Track and Field Meet this Friday May 27 at the University of Louisville. Those qualifying are Evan Mefford in the 300 meter hurdles; the 4x100 meter relay team of Ben Newby, Brody Newby, Ben Schirmer and Tyler Grant; and Destiny Tingle in the girls pole vault. This brings the total number of state qualifiers from Carroll County High School to 11 individuals.

  • 2011 Extension Fair
  • 2011 CCHS Volleyball camp

    The Carroll County High School volleyball team is hosting camp June 20-22 from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. for incoming fourth graders and up at the high school gym.

    The pre-registration cost is $50 for all three days if received by June 12 or $60 at the door ($20 per day). Pre-registration information may be mailed to the high school at 1706 Highland Avenue, Attention: Kristen Arbinger, Volleyball.