The Trimble Banner Once, when Carl Allen was about 8 or 10 years old, he was riding on a wagon with his Uncle Will. They passed a house where an old man with a long, white beard sat on the porch. Uncle Will said the old man was probably 70 years old, Allen recalled. At the time, he said, “I thought, ‘I
Dr. H. Shirmer Riley, 81, of Madison, Ind., died Monday, April 19, when his single-engine Piper Commanche crashed shortly after takeoff about 11:30 a.m. from Madison Municipal Airport in Jefferson County, Ind.
The Carroll County High School boys’ track team took first place out of nine competing teams in the Grant County All-Comers meet last week. Carroll’s girls placed fourth among 11 teams in the same event. Carroll’s boys bested conference foes Walton-Verona, Owen County and Williamstown on the strength of strong showings from
A Carroll County rally fell short in the bottom of the seventh inning and the Panthers fell 6-5 to Whitfield Academy in Class A Sweet 16 action at Panther Field in Carrollton Saturday. The Panthers drew blood early and fronted 5-0 after five innings of play behind strong pitching from Will Yager. Whitfield scored three runs in the top o
The Lady Panthers captured their first win of the season with a 2-1 victory over Eminence at home Monday night. Junior Christen Newby scored the team’s first run of the game in the bottom of the fourth inning. She hit a single, stole second base, then advanced to third on a passed ball behind the catcher. The cat
Champions for a Drug Free Carroll County is sponsoring an evening event Friday, April 23, to increase awareness of the issues connected with child abuse, substance abuse and preventing both in our community. The event will be held on the courthouse square from 5-7:30 p.m., and will feature free food and entertainment. Included in the enterta
The girls’ tennis team from Erlanger Lloyd High School defeated Carroll County 3-2 to take the NAS Invitational championship at Robert Westrick Memorial Park Saturday. Erlanger Lloyd blew through Trimble County and Gallatin County to reach the championship. “They were a pretty good team,” Carroll County Head Coach Larry Mor
Carroll County rides its pitching and defense to win 3-1 against Henry County at home on April 13. “It was a hard fought game,” Head Coach Jay Jones said. “Henry County is very disciplined. They’re young, but they’re a very disciplined team.” The Panthers led off with a single to right center field by junior Zach Wise and a bunt by senior