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Education

  • Nominations sought to fill school board vacancy

      Applications are being accepted to fill a seat on the Carroll County Board of Education vacated by Jennifer Beach who resigned her seat in April in order to accept a contracted position with the school district, providing music instruction at the Carroll County Child Develop-ment Center in the fall. Beach had represented Educational Division 3, the eastern part of the county.

  • Murdering Macbeth

     “Operation: Shakespeare” took place at the Carroll County Public Library from June 4-8, under the direction of John Becraft, a 2011 graduate of Hanover College and Carroll County native. 

  • Education news | June 13, 2012

    Four local students graduate at EKU

    Eastern Kentucky University recognized 1,565 graduates at the conclusion of the Spring 2012 semester.

    The graduates were honored at commencement ceremonies May 5.

    Local EKU graduates include: Luke E. Unker, Christopher Ray Cornette, Cassaundra Louise Ogden And Miranda Lynn Peters. The new degree holders join more than 136,000 Eastern alumni in Kentucky and across the United States and world.

  • Jefferson awards about 2,900 credentials at its 2012 spring graduation ceremonies

    On Monday, May 7, Jefferson Community and Technical College held its annual graduation ceremony at the Kentucky International Convention Center. In all, the college awarded more than 2,900 credentials, including associate’s degrees, diplomas and certificates, to 2,952 individuals. About 600 students participated in the ceremony.

    JCTC’s graduating class includes 1,264 individuals who earned more than one credential; representatives of 45 countries, including the United States, and range in age from 17 to 74.

  • Frisbee fun
  • Student News--June 6, 2012

     Maiden earns degree from WKU May 12

    Sallie Jessica Maiden of Christiana, Tenn., received a bachelor’s degree in interdisciplinary studies with a concentration in science from Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green on May 12.

  • Outdoor classroom experience offers students chance to learn about careers

     By Kimberly Jett
    Special to The News-Democtrat

    On May 15, the fourth grade class from Cartmell Elementary was given the opportunity to attend “Environmental Career Day” at the outdoor classroom on Four Mile Road.

    With Carroll County students becoming college and career ready. the staff decided it would be a great opportunity for students to learn about different careers involving science and the environment. 

  • Honor Roll

    CCMS All A Honor Roll
    Fourth Nine Weeks

    Sixth Grade All As

    Macy Aldridge, Abigail Aulbach, Emily Beach, Abigail Chandler, Annaleya Hamilton Fields, Faith Hendren, Yahel Lopez, Grace Morgan and Chasity Taylor.

     

    Sixth Grade A/B

  • Carlisle earns degree in veterinary medicine from Auburn

    Hilary Carlisle of Carrollton earned a doctor of veterinary medicine degree from Auburn University’s College of Veterinary Medicine as a member of the class of 2012.

    Carlisle earned an animal sciences degree in 2007 from the University of Kentucky and she is a 2004 graduate of Carroll County High School.

    The veterinary program at Auburn is the oldest in the south and the nation’s seventh oldest. More than 6,300 doctors of veterinary medicine have graduated since the first degrees were officially awarded in 1909.

  • Students perform at recital

     A music recital presented by students of Nancy Jo Grobmyer was held Sunday afternoon, May 20 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Carrollton.

    Those performing and their compositions were: Kaitlyn Reynolds performed “Robin Hood,” “Christopher Columbus” and “Just a Second,” Alfred Series.

    Anna Marie Webster performed Willard Palmer’s “The Bell Song,” “Freight Train” by Palmer and “Ode to Joy” by Beethoven.