• Completion deadline Feb. 25 for CCMS project

    Now that the new Carroll County Middle School gymnasium is in use, Marrillia Design and Construction has until Feb. 25, to complete the entire project–both inside and out.

    The middle school boys basketball teams played the first official games on the court Monday, Jan. 25, and the girls teams played two nights later. The gym also is being used for the school’s PE classes.

  • CCHS yearbook – Looking for a few good pictures

    The 96th volume of Carroll County High School’s yearbook, “The Panther Lair,” is on sale now. The $48 yearbooks are packed with pictures and information about the 2015–2016 school year and will be available for pickup in late May.

  • Students return to school Aug. 10, next school year

    Carroll County school officials are already preparing for the new school year, as the Board of Education approved the 2016-17 calendar at its meeting Jan. 28.

    The first day of school will be the same time as this year–the second Wednesday of August, which is Aug. 10, next year. Opening day for employees will be Aug. 9.

    Chief Operating Officer/Director of Pupil Personnel Larry Curell explained there would be a required Professional Development day Monday, Nov. 7, which is the day before the General Election.

  • Student of the week: Ember Baug, Kindergarten (Jamison)

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “I like when I move my clip to pink because I get to pick out a prize.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “Math because I’m good at it!”

    What is your favorite book? 

    “Any book about trains.”

    What is your favorite movie?  


    Where do you want to go to college? 

  • Carroll County Middle School girls basketball takes its turn in new gym
  • EKU announces fall Dean’s List

    Eastern Kentucky University has announced that 3,445 students earned Dean’s List honors for the Fall 2015 semester.

    The list includes Carroll County students: Natalie L. Abbott, freshman, studying Elementary Education Teaching; Steven N. Abbott, junior, studying Police Studies; Jamison T. Hunt, senior, studying Recreation and Park Administration; and Russel Whitaker, senior, studying Occupational Safety.

  • School menu | Feb. 4, 2016

    This menu is for Kathryn Winn Primary and Cartmell Elementary Schools, changes for Carroll County High School and Middle School will be italicized.

    Thursday, Feb. 4: Sausage biscuit or mini cinnis and apple; lunch: Soft taco, lettuce/tomato, cheese/salsa/sour cream, refried beans, Mexican rice, grapes or pineapple tidbits. Carroll County Middle and High School will offer Sausage cheese bagel for breakfast and taco or chicken fajita for lunch.

  • CCMS gym's debut
  • North American Stainless helps launch Sight Word Busters

    Through the Sight Word Buster Volunteer Program, employees from North American Stainless and other groups in the community are rallying around Kathryn Winn Primary students. NAS is sending waves of volunteers to the school from Jan. 19 – 29, so that every classroom will have a volunteer every day.

  • Student of the week: Lylah Cox Sixth grade (Jan. 21)

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “My favorite thing about school is discovering new information every day.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “My favorite subject is social studies. I enjoy discovering the past and imagining what everything was like.”

    What was the last book you read? 

    “The last book I read was The Infinite Sea.”

    What was the last movie you saw?