• Carroll students lead fight against hunger

    On Dec. 19, volunteers for the Food Pantry of Carroll County Inc. will deliver boxes of food to residents who need a little help this holiday season. Every year since 2006, students from the Carroll County School District have helped by bringing in food items to donate to the pantry in conjunction with Scouting for Food. This year, students collected 14,867 items.

  • Cartmell Thanksgiving

    Cartmell Elementary students shared Thanksgiving lunch with their family members Thursday, Nov. 19. Principal Jonica Ray said 257 guests attended the event.

  • Winn Thanksgiving

    Kathryn Winn Primary School hosted its Thanksgiving dinner Friday, Nov. 20, with 426 guests joining the students for dinner.

  • FFA horse show
  • School menu | Nov. 26, 2015

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


    Wednesday, Nov. 25-27: Thanksgiving break

    Monday, Nov. 30: Breakfast: Mini pancakes or cereal and toast and apple; lunch: Chicken Parmesan, garden salad, steamed broccoli, breadstick, applesauce or orange wedges. Carroll County Middle and High School will offer chicken Parmesan or Alfredo for lunch.

  • Some things never change

    Many of the best things in life are simple. Take Thanksgiving, for example. Lacking the costumes of Halloween and the parties of New Year’s, Thanksgiving requires only two ingredients: food and family. As a celebratory month, November does not need presents, egg hunts or fireworks. It is a simple thing.

  • Supporting troops away from home: Hearn collects items for care packages

    At just seven years old, LJ Hearn already understands what it means to volunteer and share with those who are less fortunate than him.

  • CCMS project progresses; Zapp presents annual audit

    “Work is progressing to complete the Carroll County Middle School addition and renovation project,” Carroll County Superintendent Bill Hogan said at the Nov. 19 Board of Education meeting.

    Hogan said the subfloor is complete, and the hardwood floor is going down in the gymnasium. Drywall work in the lobby is complete and painted. The recent rains have held up outside work. The concrete contractor has been on-site, but the mud has prevented them from working, he said.

  • Slinging potatoes and hedge apples!

    iLead Academy students were given 16 feet of lumber to construct a catapult of their own design. Students researched and designed machines that were catapults and slingshots. The machines were tested Nov. 6 and one slingshot launched a potato 117 feet. Students were allowed to take the machine home over the weekend. Academy director Larissa McKinney said several of the machines changed in design.

  • CCMH donates shoes, socks to students