Today's News

  • Rand: Bevin’s vetoes limit educational opportunities

    Other than constitutional amendments, which go before the voters, every bill the General Assembly passes has to clear one final hurdle before becoming law: The governor’s pen.

    The governor has the authority to sign or reject bills, or to let them become law without a signature.  He or she can only approve or veto bills in their entirety – except in budgetary matters, which can be line-item vetoed without affecting the rest.

  • CAC Spring Program
  • Arbor Day
  • Legislative session successful for Ky. agriculture

    The 2016 session of the General Assembly has come to an end, and we are thankful that this session was successful for agriculture in Kentucky. We worked together in a bipartisan fashion to pass legislation that will assist farm communities, agribusinesses, and consumers from all areas of the Commonwealth. 

  • Who is Bernie Sanders?

    “We let men take wealth which is not theirs; if the seizure is “legal” we call it high profits and the profiters help decide what is legal.” - W.E.B. Dubois in “The Nation,” October 1956.


  • Is my DNA sabotaging my results?

    It’s tough. It is tough to sometimes understand when you see friends, colleagues, enemies, etc. getting in phenomenal shape … If you are finding things difficult and perhaps not achieving the results you believe you should be, it is easy to blame your genes.

    Guess what? You don’t have to! Take control of your genetics and here is how!

    The three most important misconceptions about how you might think your DNA is sabotaging your results and what you can do about it!

  • Panthers shut out against Simon Kenton, fall 3-0

    Sometimes teams need a wake up call to get them back on track, and Monday night’s ball game against Simon Kenton may have been just that for the Carroll County Panthers’ baseball team. The team’s effort was not up to par for head coach Jimmy Ray, as the players struggled at the plate, losing 3-0.

  • Perry, McGlennen wed April 21

    Kaitlin C. Perry of Carrollton, Ky. and James H. McGlennen of Carrollton exchanged vows April 21, 2016, at the Faith Community Church in Carrollton with Pastor Randy Doll officiating.

    The bride is the daughter of Chris Perry and Jama Marlette both of Turner’s Station, Ky.  She graduated from Carroll County High School in 2013.

    The groom is the son of Annie Valentine and Pat McGlennen both of Carrollton.

    He graduated from Carroll County High School in 2002. He is employed at North American Stainless.

  • Senior Calendar | May 5, 2016

    The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, Frances Steurer, Center Manager, (502) 732-7026; e-mail: carrollcty@twcbc.com. Breakfast is served 8 a.m. Monday and Wednesday, call to make a reservation, lunch is served at 11:30 a.m. each day, please call to make reservation to eat lunch the following day.


    Thursday, May 5: Cards and games, 8:30 a.m.; trip YMCA/game social/Mexican food, 10 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; chair volleyball, cards and games, 12:30 p.m.

  • Carroll County Public Library | May 5, 2016

    The library will have The Mary Ann Gentry Art show on display all month. For more information call (502) 732-7020.



    May 9: Court Street Cinema, “Joy” 6 p.m.

    May 9 and 14: Lunchtime Make & Take, two sessions, make a miniature garden in a teacup or other tiny container, please bring your own tiny container or teacup.

    May 11: Bill Chapman to introduce third book in The Admiral’s Club Missions Series, 6:30 p.m.