Today's News

  • Fair Festivities
  • C’ton wins grant to fix bridge near campground

    The city of Carrollton has been awarded a $100,000 federal Transportation Alternatives Program grant, Carroll County Community Development Corporation Executive Directory Bob Yoder announced Monday to Carrollton City Council. The grant is an 80/20 match and will be used to fix the floor of the historic wrought iron bridge, located over the ravine next to the 2Rivers Campground and pave sidewalks from the bridge to Point Park.

  • Out with the old

    Carrollton Utilities’ water line replacement project is underway on Highland Avenue from Second Street to Eleventh Street. The project, which began the second week of May, replaces 4,735 feet of six-inch cast iron pipe installed more than 80 years ago with new six-inch PVC plastic pipe, which has an estimated life of 100 years, Utility Engineer Terry Roach said.

  • Carrollton Idol competition returns June 19-20

    A dozen singers with dreams of a career in the music business will vie to be the next Carrollton Idol June 19-20, at the English School House.

  • Warsaw Family Practice moves to new office near courthouse

    The Warsaw Family Practice office, part of the physician services at Carroll County Memorial Hospital, has a new home across from the courthouse square in Warsaw.

    The new office, at 202 Franklin St., provides an expanded number of exam rooms and a better layout for the office, CCMH Chief Executive Officer Michael Kozar said Monday.

  • Promoted: Crank named head basketball coach

    After 11 years as an assistant and junior varsity basketball coach, Brian Crank is finally getting his opportunity to take the wheel, accepting the Carroll County High School boys basketball head coaching position.

    Crank will replace Carroll Yager, who coached the Panthers to a 76-111 record over seven seasons. The team was 40-42 the past three seasons with Crank on the coaching staff. 

  • Main Street committee makes list of improvements for downtown

    A marina and service station, a welcome sign seen from the Ohio and Kentucky rivers and way-finding signage top the list of improvements that can be made to bring more businesses and people to downtown Carrollton, according to the Carrollton Main Street Program’s economic restructuring committee.

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  • Tennis Awards | June 11, 2015

    Carroll County High School tennis held its awards banquet May 22. The following received awards:


    Best singles - Jessi Dermon and Zeke Kates

    Best doubles - Kendall Conley and Taylor Courtney; J.J. Fernandez and Bobby Perkins

    MVP - Kendall Conley and Zeke Kates

    Panther Award - Taylor Courtney and Bobby Perkins

    Most Improved - Lorinda Bennett and Johnica Spenneberg; Jeremy Walker

    Coach’s Award - Kendall Conley and Bobby Perkins

  • Softball Awards | June 11, 2015

    Carroll County High School softball recently held its awards banquet. The following received awards:

    Offensive Player of the Year - Kyra Kane

    Defensive Player of the Year - Mackenzi Hawkins

    Leadership Award - Mackenzi Hawkins

    Rookie of the Year - Allie Beach and Hailey Austin

    Miss Hustle - Haley Dermon

    Team Player - Ciara Hamilton

    Versatility Award - Houston Lindsey

    Most Improved - Cheyenne Lawrence