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Today's News

  • Retirement reception for Angotti Friday, 2-6 p.m.

    On behalf of the Carroll County Cooperation Extension Service, I would like to invite you to a retirement reception celebrating the years of service of Grace Angotti, our Extension Agent for Family and Consumer Sciences.

    The reception will be held this Friday, Sept. 12, from 2-6 p.m. at the Carroll County Extension Office. People are invited to stop in during that time to wish Grace well, share memories and enjoy cake and finger foods.

  • Carroll competes at All ‘A’ state golf tournament

    Carroll County boys golf placed 15th out of 16 teams at the All ‘A’ state golf tournament at Eagle’s Nest Golf Course in Somerset, Ky., on Sept. 6. The Panthers had a team score of 384, with Chase Hartman leading the way with a 90, followed by Justin Ray with 91. Clint Burgess scored 100, and Blake Belcher scored 103. Levi Stephenson had to withdraw from the tournament due to illness, head coach Josh Mefford said in a text message. He could not be reached for comment on the tournament.

  • Volleyball falls to W-V, 3-0

    To say it was difficult for the Lady Panthers volleyball team to concentrate Wednesday, Sept. 3, on the game at hand is an understatement.

    The girls took the court against Walton-Verona one day after the death of Lisa Prosser, mother of senior Lady Panther Karly Prosser. Brothers senior Colin and junior Kyle are on the football team.

  • Angotti retires after more than 17 years as agent

    This is my last column as your Carroll County Extension Agent for Family and Consumer Sciences. I have really enjoyed being your agent and the wonderful people I have gotten to know in my work and involvement in other activities. I look forward to continuing to see you around and about the county.

     

    Seasonal Produce: Apples

  • Learning through reading

    The Carroll County High School Cheerleaders volunteered Friday, Sept. 5, to read to the fifth graders at Cartmell Elementary.

  • School Menu | Sept. 11, 2014

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

     

    Thursday, Sept. 11: Breakfast: sausage biscuit; lunch: crunchy or soft taco, lettuce, tomato, cheese, salsa, refried beans, Spanish rice, grapes or fruit cocktail.

    Friday, Sept. 12: Breakfast: cinnamon rolls; lunch: chicken tenders, mashed potatoes, green beans with roll, orange or applesauce.

  • Panthers Tots program Sept. 18

    Carroll County Schools Panther Tots program will host its first event of the school year from 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 18, at the Stem Garden, located at 619 Ninth Street. The event will include a snack, free book, activities and Kindergarten readiness skills.

  • Beard graduates

    Kentucky State University in Frankfort, Ky., awarded Emily Beard, of Carrollton, a bachelor’s degree in psychology with a minor in child development, at its 125th Commencement Convocation at the Frankfort Convention Center. Beard was a member of the Alpha Kappa Mu Honor Society and Student Government Association. 

  • District receives grants to increase exercise for students during school

    Four grants from Action for Healthy Kids will allow physical education teachers in the Carroll County School District to increase the amount of exercise that students get during the school day. Kathryn Winn Primary, Cartmell Elementary, Carroll County Middle School and Carroll County High School each received a $1,000 grant to be used for equipment and activities that will boost the time that all students spend exercising.

  • Student of the week: Mayra Nava-Sanchez, Third grade

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “Math because it helps you to do equations and sometimes you have problems in life that deal with numbers.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “Reading. Harder books are more interesting.”

    What was the last book you read? 

    “Dinosaurs”

    What was the last movie you saw?  

    “Sophie Grace and Rosie’s Royal Adventure”