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  • Man arrested for impersonating deputy

    A Louisville man was arrested and charged with impersonating a Carroll County Sheriff’s Office deputy.

  • C’ton pair arrested for shoplifting

    Carrollton Police arrested two Carrollton residents for allegedly stealing from Wal-Mart and then fleeing from police.

  • Carrollton Main Street Program nationally accredited for 12 years

    Carrollton Main Street Program has been designated as an accredited National Main Street Program for meeting the commercial district revitalization performance standards set by the National Main Street Center, a subsidiary of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. Each year, the National Main Street Center and its partners announce the list of accredited Main Street programs in recognition of their exemplary commitment to historic preservation and community revitalization through the Main Street Four Point Approach.

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  • Fiscal Court purchases power load system, accepts batting cage bid

    Carroll County Fiscal Court agreed to purchase a bariatric power load system for loading patients in to the ambulance. The county has two ambulances outfitted with the systems now.

    Carroll County Emergency Services director Ed Webb said that he had received a $20,000 grant to pay for most of the system. Bidders for the project had three options, bid the system, bid installation or bid both. The county received two bids, one for the system and one for the installation.

  • State aims to improve Medicaid managed care


    The Courier-Journal

    In a step intended to address concerns of patients and providers, the state has decided to seek bids for new standardized contracts to manage the massive Kentucky Medicaid program.

    The Kentucky Health and Family Services Cabinet announced Monday it is advertising for new bids rather than exercising its option to extend for a year current contracts with five managed-care organizations that will expire June 30.

  • Ground bees are usually non-threatning pollinators

    As yard work increases, this is the time of year where I tend to get questions about ground bees.  These bees are important pollinators.

    Nearly 70% of our wild bee species nest in the ground.  They choose well-drained soils in open, sunny areas.  Conical piles of fine soil particles usually surround their tunnel entrances. 

  • Yard sale bargain tips

    Yard sale season has arrived! As the temperatures are warming up, people are beginning to realize items they might need to purchase for spring and summer, such as children’s clothing or sporting equipment. Yard sale shopping is a great place to find items you need at bargain prices.

    If you are searching for yard sale bargains…

  • Cartmell Honor Roll | April 16, 2015

     Third Grade All A’s

  • School Menu | Apr. 16, 2015

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

    Thursday, April 16: Breakfast: chicken biscuit; lunch: hot dog with bun, chili sauce, cheese, potato rounds, grapes or diced pears. Carroll County High School and middle school will offer: Philly cheese or Buffalo chicken with bun, lettuce, tomato, pickle, onion, green peppers, baked beans and fries.