Today's News

  • Community thanked for helping residents


  • Lady Panthers fall to Walton-Verona

    Despite a hot hand behind the three-point arc, the Lady Panthers (8-9) struggled in their two-point game and lost 47-38 to Walton-Verona in the first round of the 8th Region All-A Classic on Wed. Jan. 13 at Gallatin County. The Lady Panthers hit seven of 12 three-pointers in the game, but only managed to make 12 of 38 inside the arc. “We didn’t make enough of our sho


    Wednesday, Jan. 20

    Carrollton Rotary Club meets every Wednesday at noon at Butler Park lodge.

  • Ballinger MSC Player of Week

    For the fourth time this season and sixth time in two years, Campbellsville University junior Whitney Ballinger has been named the Mid-South Conference Player of the Week for women’s basketball.

    During the week, Ballinger averaged 21.3 points and 10.3 rebounds per game while helping Campbellsville to three wins.

  • Public hearing last chance to comment on bridge project

    The Trimble Banner The Milton-Madison Bridge Project team will present the Environmental Assessment during a public hearing from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 14, at Milton Elementary School. John Carr, project manager with Wilbur Smith Associates, the engineering firm hired by the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet to

  • Panthers lose heartbreaker to Gallatin

    With 21.2 seconds to go and Carroll County down by three, senior Andy Sisenstein rebounded a Gallatin County missed free throw and dribbled the ball up the left sideline. Junior Zach Wise found himself wide-open underneath the basket, but Sisenstein was swarmed by defenders and took a time-out with 14.6 seconds to go.

  • Brinley’s Promise toy drive a huge success

    Editor: With the help of our community, our toy drive was a huge success. We were able to take two carloads of toys, gift cards and Christmas cards to Kosair Children’s Hospital and Ronald McDonald House nin Louisville. When we were unable to shake the need to buy presents for our son, Brinley, who lost his battle to Hurler Syndrome in April 2009, we decided what better th

  • Update on Sheriff Ben Smith's condition

    Carroll County Sheriff Ben Smith remains listed in stable condition at University Hospital in Louisville.

    On Friday, Chief Deputy Jim Hamilton said family members have told him Smith is sitting up and eating and says he's ready to come home. He said Smith is no longer in the hospital's ICU unit.

    Hamilton said doctors have told the sheriff's family that they “expect him to make a full recovery.”

  • Bedford seeks recreational trails grant

    The Trimble Banner The city of Bedford plans to apply for a federal grant that could help build a new city park at Bedford springs. A public hearing on the application is planned for 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 21, at City Hall in the Morgan Community Center. The deadline to apply is at the end of February. Assistant city clerk Rita Davis

  • CCMS Lady Panthers enjoy successful hoops seasons

    The seventh and eighth grade Lady Panthers recently ended their seasons to the tune of winning records, including numerous wins over district foes.