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Today's News

  • CCMH Honoree | May 15, 2014
  • McAllisters, Dunns celebrate their 50th

    Dana Wesley, Tim McAlister, Kyle McAlister and Todd Dunn invite you to join them in celebrating their parents, Jerry and Jean McAlister and Bill and Barbara Dunn’s, 50th wedding anniversary, 6 p.m., Friday, June 6, at the Old English Schoolhouse in English, Ky.  There will be food, dancing and memories to be shared.

    Mr. and Mrs. McAlister and Mr. and Mrs. Dunn all of Carrollton, held a double wedding ceremony on June 6, 1964, at English Christian Church in English, Ky. officiated by the Rev. Tom Mefford and the Rev. Wallace Randall. 

  • Burgin qualifies for May 24 state meet in Lexington

    Senior Tre Burgin qualified for the state track meet, held May 24 at the University of Kentucky Outdoor Track and Field Complex in Lexington, Ky. Burgin won first place in the pole vault with a height of 8 feet, 6 inches at the Class 1A Region 5 competition May 10 in Danville, Ky.

  • Hicks strikes out 14 in win

    By TODD POLLOCK

    Landmark News Service

    It was a pitchers’ duel in varsity baseball action Saturday when the Carroll County Panthers traveled to Bedford to take on the Trimble County Raiders. Rain delayed the start time of the game, but it did not dampen the spirits of the high school athletes. Carroll ultimately pulled out a 5-0 win.

    Both teams were scoreless during the first two innings with Zakk Hicks pitching four strikeouts for Carroll County and Zack Beard pitching two strikeouts for Trimble.

  • Lady Cats win in bottom of seventh

    Carroll County (13-5) jumped out to an early lead, but was unable to maintain it, as host Henry County (10-12) clawed its way back into the game May 5. Tied 3-3 in the bottom of the seventh, Alyson Stanley hit a leadoff triple to centerfield and scored the winning run on a sac fly to right field by Cheyenne Clark.

    Sarah Hawkins gave up 10 hits and a walk in 6.2 innings and struck out three batters.

  • Carroll strings together hits to shutout Lady Raiders, 6-0

    After a big 8-3 victory over South Oldham the night before, the Trimble County Lady Raiders had high hopes traveling to Lady Panther Field Tuesday night. The home team was coming off a tough 4-3 loss to Henry County, and the visitors were hoping to avenge a 12-0 loss to their border rival earlier in the season.

    Unfortunately for the Lady Raiders, the Lady Panthers had other plans, ending Trimble’s three-game winning streak with a 6-0 win.

  • Celebrating the heritage of farming
  • Three arrested for trafficking heroin

    Kentucky State Police arrested three Sanders residents Monday, May 12, after troopers allegedly discovered they were trafficking heroin out of a home at 2419 Ghent Eagle South in Sanders.

    Post 5 Troopers went to the home to serve a warrant for possession of marijuana on Joshua Smith, 21, of Sanders, according to police. Once in the home, troopers located Smith with drug-related paraphernalia. A search warrant was obtained. During the search of the home, police allegedly discovered heroin, syringes, six marijuana plants and other drug paraphernalia.

  • State to plant 1,200 trees in park on ‘Kids in the Park Day’ May 17

    General Butler State Resort Park is looking for a few good kids.

    The park is planning to plant 1,200 trees on May 17, so it may need more than a few kids as part of “Kids in the Park Day,” a day designated by the National Park Trust to encourage children to get outside and use parks.

  • Baseball News | May 15, 2014

    Carroll survives Henry

    The Panthers rode home from New Castle May 6 with a closely contested district win over border rival Henry County. Carroll County won, 9-7. The two teams will meet again in the first round of the 31st District playoffs at 8 p.m. May 20 at Henry County.