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  • Education news | April 25, 2012

    Adams honored by USAA

    Caleb Scot Adams, son of Vernon and Michelle Adams of Carrollton has been recognized by the United States Achievement Academy as a student of excellence in Mathematics. He is in the eighth grade at Carroll County Middle School. He was nominated for the award by his teacher, Michelle Hawkins. He is the grandson of Tresa and Scot Peters of Carrollton and Lawrence and Judy Adams of Worthville, Ky.

    McClellen on dean’s list

  • Student of the week: Mary Danner

    What is your favorite thing about school?
    “My friends.”
    Who is your favorite teacher and why? 
    “Mr. Creager, he makes me laugh.”
    What was the last book you read? 
    “Stolen”
    What was the last movie you saw? 
    “Medea’s Big Happy Family”
    What do you like to do for fun? 
    “Dance, hang out with friends, etc.”

  • Carroll County gets fifth place ranking in National Digital School Districts survey

    The Carroll County School District has received a “Top-10 Ranking in the 2011 Digital School Districts Survey.”

  • 2012 CCHS Prom Court
  • County schools rank near top

    The Carroll County School District has spent several years integrating technology into the classroom and the workplace, and one national organization has taken note – ranking it fifth in the nation among districts of its size.

  • Dow Corning donates $5,000 to Milton for fire department

    On Thursday, April 12, a group from Dow Corning’s Safety and Loss Prevention Department presented Milton Fire Department with a check for  $5,000. 

  • Student of the week: Jacob Doan

    What is your favorite thing about school?
    “Lunch.”
    Who is your favorite teacher and why? 
    “Mrs. Payton, Ms. Betty and Ms. Janet.”
    What was the last book you read? 
    “How to eat fried worms”
    What was the last movie you saw? 
    “Underdog”
    What do you like to do for fun? 
    “Play my games.”
    Where do you want to go to college? 

  • Student of the week: Ashley Rosell

    What is your favorite thing about school?
    “Math. I like math because it will help me to get to 3rd grade and graduate high school.”
    Who is your favorite teacher and why? 
    “Mrs. Roos, she was my first grade teacher and Mrs. Kindoll was my kindergarten teacher. Mrs. Roos is my favorite teacher because she gives us candy and lets us have extra recess. Mrs. Roos was a good teacher at math. Mrs. Kindoll is my favorite because whenever I did math and did good at it, she gave me a lot of stuff.”

  • Child abuse awareness event set at Hometown

    April is Child Abuse Awareness Month. Hometown Pizza will be hosting “Pizza for Prevention” on Wednesday, April 18, from 11 a.m.-11 p.m. The Stand Up for Carroll County Kids project will receive 20 percent of the sales for the evening. Customers must turn in a support card to Hometown Pizza when paying for their meal in order for the program to receive credit.

    Anyone wanting to support this cause, should stop by the Family Ties Resource Center in Cartmell Elementary or Kathryn Winn Primary to receive a card. For more information, call (502) 732-7008.

  • Six win at STEM fair

    Amanda Ashcraft and Elizabeth Mouzakitis won first place in instruction at the second annual STEM fair, held at Carroll County High School. Cassandra Southworth and Elizabeth Resendis finished in second place. Thomas Hill was the first place Technical winner, and Tim Corely won second place.