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Education

  • White named to Berea fall 2010 dean’s list

    Noah White of Carrollton has been named to the Fall 2010 Dean’s List at Berea College. 

    A student is named to the Dean’s List who achieves a GPA of 3.2 or higher for a minimum course load equivalent to 16 semester hours.

    Every student receives the equivalent of a full-tuition scholarship and works at least 10 hours a week for the college to pay living expenses.

    Berea is a non-denominational, liberal arts college located in Berea, Ky.

  • EMT graduation
  • Forms due April 13 for Prom Lock-in event

    Carroll County High School is planning for the 2011 Prom Lock-In.

    Many parents do not understand what Prom Lock-In really is. Prom Lock-In is an all night “party” at the high school for students sponsored by the Youth Services Center. The event will be held after the junior-senior prom on April 30.

    Lock-In is provided for students to give them a fun alternative that is alcohol and drug free.

  • Grandparent of the Year Essay Contest winner
  • Smithsonian conference
  • Students take part in WKU history contest

    About 850 students from 40 schools in Kentucky and Tennessee participated in Western Kentucky University’s 38th annual History Contest March 25.

    The contest, sponsored by WKU’s Department of History, consisted of objective and essay examinations in Junior High American History, from colonial exploration through 1865; Senior High American History, from 1865 to the present; Junior High World History through the Middle Ages; and Senior High World History, Renaissance through the Cold War.

  • JCTC students inducted into honors society

    The Jefferson Community and Technical College Carrollton campus recently inducted six students into Phi Theta Kappa, the international honors society of two-year colleges. 

  • Third nine weeks honor roll

    Cartmell Elementary

    Third grade all A’s

    Cheyenne Abrams, Jazmine Ailstock, Melanne Ashcraft, Ashley Benson, Mallory Besselman, Nautica Brightwell, Tori Burgin, Mason Byrd, Shane Carmack, Dylan Dermon, Adam Froman, Dalton Furnish, Diana Jimenez, Angel Kelly, Nadja Lacefield, Destiny Lewis, Kalep Marksberry, Haley Mullins, Phoenix Owen, Lauren Perkinson, Kacee Polley, Kayla Raisor, Jacklyn Ray, Christopher Rayborn, Abigail Rose, Dalton Scroggins, Andrea Searcy and Daniel Smith.

    Third grade all A’s and B’s

  • Cartmell renovations ahead of schedule

    The renovations at Cartmell Elementary are ahead of schedule and, according to a report from superintendent Lisa James, “the roofer is going to honor his contract.”

    The roofer and the roof with being completed properly have had some issues to this point, but James told the March 24 board of education meeting that all problems have been solved and the building will be completely finished before school starts in the fall.

  • Kathryn Winn Primary data are more than numbers

    Three-quarters of the way through her first year as principal of Kathryn Winn Primary, Gerda Wise believes the students are making real progress, and she has the data to back her claims. In fact, she has a whole wall of data managed by Instructional Coach Debbie Cull that lets teachers and school administrators know exactly how students are progressing.