Today's News

  • Twice as sweet: CCHS alumna Devine, Thomas More win second national title

    Carroll County High School 2012 graduate Hannah Devine joined an elite group when the Thomas More Lady Saints repeated as NCAA Division-III women’s basketball champions April 4, defeating Tufts University 63-51.

    Thomas More finished the season 33-0 and ran its consecutive win streak to 66 games. The current streak is second only to the University of Connecticut Lady Huskies’ 75 wins in a row.

  • Carroll County Memorial Hospital breaks ground on addition

    Construction got underway for a 1,000 square foot addition to Carroll County Memorial Hospital that will house the Magnetic Resonance Imaging equipment.

    In a Tuesday interview, Digital Imaging Manager Jill Sachleben said the additional space will mean that “patients don’t have to go out in the weather” for MRI services.

    The MRI is now housed in a mobile vehicle at the rear of the hospital.

  • UPDATE: Two killed in crash on I-71       

    Two people were killed, including a Carrollton man, after a two-vehicle collision Tuesday, April 12, on I-71 southbound in Henry County.

    Kentucky State Police dispatchers received a call at approximately 4 a.m. April 12, of a two-vehicle collision on I-71 southbound at the 35-mile marker. Preliminary investigation shows a vehicle operated by Jordan Mefford, 23, of Carrollton, was travelling southbound when a tractor trailer travelling northbound crossed the median and struck Mefford head on, according to a KSP news release.

  • Save Camp Kysoc fund could be used as grant match for grounds or donated

    Creating transparency about an unused Save Camp Kysoc fund was the purpose of retired Carroll County Judge-Executive Harold “Shorty” Tomlinson’s visit to Carroll County Fiscal Court April 12.

    “I want to start off saying I am not here to ask for anything,” Tomlinson said. “I now do not like any early morning meetings, and I had to think twice about which courthouse I had to go to.”

  • April 18 is deadline to register to vote in Kentucky primary

    Kentucky Press News Service

    Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes reminds eligible Kentuckians that the deadline to register to vote in the upcoming May 17 Primary Election is Monday, April 18.

    “Our democracy depends on all eligible voters participating in the process,” Grimes said in a news release from her office. “Registering to vote is the first step in being part of the 2016 election cycle. I call on all Kentuckians to get registered and then vote on May 17.”

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  • Personal protection and awareness key to avoiding ticks

    As we move more outside in the warmer temperatures that are arriving, there are some little creatures that might be out there to greet us: ticks.

    Lone star ticks and American dog ticks are the key species in Kentucky with regards to nuisance and disease potential.

  • Panthers extend win streak, beat Southwestern 5-0

    The Panthers jumped on top early against the visiting Southwestern Rebels and hung on for a 5-0 win Saturday, in game two of a Kentucky vs. Indiana doubleheader. Gallatin defeated Switzerland County, 3-2, in game one.

    After a quick 1-2-3 for starter Evan McMahan and the Panthers’ defense, Justin Ray started the offense off with a bang–a triple over the center fielder’s head. Alex Burns followed with an RBI double to right center, 1-0.

  • Carroll track and field compete at Shelby for second time this season

    Carroll County High School track and field competed at a second all-comers meet at Shelby County High School March 29. The teams finished in last place overall in the girls’ and boys’ divisions, with Shelby County coming in first place overall in both. The other schools competing at the meet were Atherton, Owen County, Presentation, Kentucky Country day, Jeffersontown, Collins and Spencer County.

    Girls’ results

  • We are an Easter People all the Time

    Easter is the greatest feast of our faith.  We are an Easter people, a people marked by joyfulness.  Jesus is raised.  He has conquered sin and death.  His victory is our victory.  His death means our redemption.  His resurrection means our salvation.  How could a person not be filled with joy over such wonderful news?