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Education

  • Three named to dean’s list at Georgetown

    These Carroll County students made the Dean’s List for fall 2012 at Georgetown College.

    Those named to the Dean’s List are Cody Arthur Boles, Carrollton; Jensen Wainscott, Worthville; and William Carroll Yager, Carrollton.

    The dean’s list honors undergraduate students who completed the semester with at least 12 credit hours and a 3.7 grade average, according to Rosemary Allen, Ph.D., Georgetown College’s provost and academic dean.

  • Three to receive EKU dean’s award

    Three area students are among 505 that Eastern Kentucky University announced as Dean’s Award recipients for the Fall 2012 semester.

    Award recipients include: Jillian Leigh Butcher, Carrollton, a junior pre-RN Pre-Nursing major; Jacob Allen Blair, Bedford, a sophomore journalism major; Karen Denise Popp,  Bedford, a senior General Studies in arts and sciences major.

  • Student of the week:Marissa Poe

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “Learning all my sight words so I can learn to read.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “Writing.”

    What was the last book you read? 

    “I Love Snow”

    What was the last movie you saw?  

    “Little Mermaid”

    Where do you want to go to college? 

    Wants to go to college, but not sure where yet

  • Honor Roll | Feb. 6, 2013

    The following are honor rolls for the second nine-week period.

    Cartmell Elementary School

    Third Grade
    All A

    Victoria Brock, Jubilee Burnham, Rebecca Campbell, Julieanna Clifton, Taylor Courtney, Whitley Cummings, Cameron Darnold, Ashlyn Davis, Sophia Fremin, Christy Galvez-Ramirez, Karyna Garcia, Jaxon Hewitt, Layne Huesman, Henry Kwok, Laurel Lewis, Bailee Matthews, Aryanna McClain, MaKenzi McHenry, Chloe O’Banion, Megan Perkinson, Spencer Reynolds, Carlos Sanchez, Ashton Stephenson, Bailey Stewart, Antonio Welch and Jessica York.

  • Halftime Performance
  • Joining in on Panther Tot Club fun
  • Coaches vs. Cancer, Homecoming Feb. 8

    The Carroll County High School basketball teams will honor local cancer survivors through the annual Coaches vs. Cancer game Friday, Feb. 8. The crowning of the 2013 Carroll County High School Homecoming king and queen also will occur.

    The school will host a varsity doubleheader against Williamstown, with the girls playing at 6 p.m. and the boys following. A portion of the entrance fee will benefit the Carroll County Relay for Life.

  • Reading 20 minutes a night is a great family investment

    In January, people often resolve to improve their lives by getting in shape, saving money or going back to school.

    Many people set goals to help their children do better in school. The Carroll County School District would like to suggest that a great resolution for anytime is to pledge 20 minutes every night to reading. Turn off the screens, sit down with your children and read together.

  • CCTC scholarship helps Yates land position

    Graduating seniors from local high schools have until March 14 to apply for a scholarship offered by the Carroll County Training Consortium.

    The full-tuition scholarships, funded by grants and donations from local businesses and industry, are offered to traditional and nontraditional students wanting to pursue high-demand degrees at the Jefferson Community and Technical College – Carrollton Campus.

  • Student of the week: Victoria Nelson

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “Recess, it is nice to have nothing to do.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “Art, really don’t have to think about a specific way of doing the project.”

    What was the last movie you saw?  

    “Hunger Games”

    Where do you want to go to college? 

    Somewhere in Florida

    What do you want to be when you grow up and why?