• Honoring school employees
  • Meadows promoted to full professor

    Carrollton resident Becky Lee Meadows, Ph.D., has been promoted to the rank of full Professor of English at St. Catharine College in St. Catharine, Ky.

    Meadows has taught higher education for 17 years and has taught at St. Catharine since August 2009.

    Meadows’s primary area of expertise is gothic and horror in culture, in particular in literature, art and film. She teaches English, humanities, philosophy, and theater at St. Catharine.

  • Carroll County High School | June 11, 2015

    Ninth grade

    All A

    Autumn Adams, Abigail Aulbach, Sydney Ball, Emily Beach, Abagail Evans, Angela Gentry, Tayttum Horine, Damon Maines, Haley Martin, Faith McBurney, Elizabeth Meadows, Alec Mieske, Tiffany Molina, Grace Morgan and Chasity Taylor.


  • Carroll County Middle School Honor Roll | June 11, 2015

    Sixth grade

    All A

    Devin Benecke, Gabrielle Bowen, Maura Brands, Tammy Butcher, Karolina Chagnay, Gracie Craig, Dante Cruz, Kennedy Daigle, Taylor Franklin, Brandie Garcia, Mallory Gross, Danyn Johnson, Bailey Leap, Bailey Mefford, Deaton Oak, Kaitlyn Osborne, Hailey Robbins, Cheyenne Smith, Jeffery Winters and Lily Young.


  • Cartmell Honor Roll | June 11, 2015

    Third grade 

    All A

  • Page, Shirley graduate from UC

    University of the Cumberlands conferred 815 degrees during the annual commencement ceremony May 9: 227 bachelor's degrees, 540 master's degrees, and 18 doctorate degrees. The degrees also included three associates degrees and 27 education specialists.

    Dr. Billy Kim, Chairman of the Far East Broadcasting Company in Korea, gave the commencement speech.

    Jessica Page of Carrollton graduated and earned a EdS degree in Supervisor of Instruction.

  • Cartmell Elementary Compass Carnival

    About 88 percent of the Cartmell Elementary students met the expectation for the school year of completing 81 reading and 81 math Compass lessons per child. The students had to score 70 percent or above for the lesson to count. During the eight weeks of the March Madness competition during March, April and May, the students completed more than 20,000 lessons.

  • Student of the week: Kaylee Jenkins, 12th grade

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “My favorite thing about school is the opportunities that are given to me to help me prepare for my future and challenges I may face.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “My favorite subject is animal/vet science because I have learned so much that will help in the college and career field (veterinarian specializing in equine).”

    What was the last book you read? 

    “The last book I read was ‘Heads Up, Heels Down’ by C.W. Anderson.”

  • Walking for funds
  • Student summer reading project begins June 8

    This year, the Carroll County Public Library and the Carroll County School District are teaming up for summer reading awards. At the end of the summer, two families will be crowned as “Reading Royalty” and will receive a free bag of books and an iPad. Families can participate by posting pictures of children reading with parents or caregivers to social media along with the hashtag #CarrollCountyReads.

    Pictures must be posted on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram (or emailed to hillary@carrollcountylibrary.org). Pictures must use the hashtag #CarrollCountyReads.