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Today's News

  • Kentucky Afield Outdoors: Hunters post fifth-highest deer harvest on record

    Looking at the total number of deer harvested by hunters in Kentucky during the 2017-18 season, it would appear nothing was out of the ordinary.

    The season ended earlier this month. When it did, hunters had combined to take more than 136,000 deer across the state, making it the sixth consecutive season with a harvest total greater than 130,000 and the fifth highest total on record in Kentucky.

  • Readers On Vacation | Beck, Ohlmann, Langston
  • Safe milk, clean coal, avian flu. UK warns of wide impact from Bevin budget cuts

    By LINDA BLACKFORD

    Lexington Herald Leader

    Last year, the University of Kentucky’s Division of Regulatory Services analyzed 47,000 soil samples sent in by farmers and homeowners, stopped sales on 206 fertilizer samples because they were harmful to gardens and pets, and monitored the state’s milk and cream-handling system.

    The UK Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory tests for mad cow disease, avian flu and hundreds of other diseases that might affect the state’s $45 billion agricultural industry.

  • Historic number of lives saved in 2017 thanks to organ donation

    The year 2017 was a groundbreaking year in national and local efforts to save lives through organ donation.  In the Kentucky region, 2017 marked the second highest number of lives saved.  Thanks to 108 heroic organ donors and their families, 361 organs were recovered and transplanted.  330 tissue donors healed thousands of patients. 

  • Carroll County Public Library | Feb. 1, 2018

    The Carroll County Public Library is located at 136 Court Street in Carrollton. Every day after school, the community room is open to tweens and teens to relax, visit with friends and enjoy activities, snacks, games, movies, Netflix, etc. Virtual Reality games are popular and they will have new ones to try out, Monday through Friday from 3:30 – 5 p.m.

    The library is open Monday through Thursday, 9:30 a.m. until 8 p.m.; Friday and Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until 5 p.m.; and closed on Sundays. For more information call (502) 732-7020 or fax (502) 732-7122.

  • Carroll County High School honor roll

    Second Nine Weeks Honor Roll

    Ninth Grade All A’s

    Gabrielle Bowen, Kaytln Colston, Gracie Craig, Kennedy Daigle, Kyle Deaton, Taylor Drennen, Taylor Franklin, Gabriella Hembree, Aiden Hollingsworth, Danyn Johnson, Grace Long, Bailey Mefford, Nadia Mejia Lopez, Michaela Moore, Kaitlyn Osborne, Cameron Phillips, Sarah Richter, Trinity Robbins, Miguel Robledo, Cheyenne Smith and Lily Young.

    Ninth Grade A/B

  • CCHS Future Farmers schedule reunion Feb. 17 at Ag shop

    Join the Carroll County High School Future Farmers of America Feb. 17, for a night of fellowship and memories, as the current FFA chapter hosts a reunion. The event will be held from 5-7 p.m. Feb. 17, at the CCHS Ag shop.

    No matter what year of your membership or your level involvement, you are welcome to come see the changes being made as well as help FFA to keep the history of its program strong.

    There will be dinner, old chapter scrapbooks and yearbooks to look over, and a brief overview of the program from Mackenzie Wright.

  • Ogden graduates from UK

    Jack Jr. and Mary Ogden of Sanders, Ky., are proud to announce that their daughter, Kelsey, received a Bachelors of Science degree in accounting and finance from the University of Kentucky. Kelsey graduated a semester early on Dec. 15. She served as an executive board member of Chi Omega Women’s Fraternity for two consecutive years, graduated with honors, and earned her spot on the Dean’s List for several semesters.

  • Carroll County Middle School honor roll

    Second Nine Weeks Honor Roll

    Sixth Grade All A’s

    Cole Brown, Cristian Castillo-Hernandez, Rileigh Darnold, Kaitlyn Dukes, Seth Franklin, Elizabeth Gordon, Keagan Hatton, Madison Hicks, Alexis Lipe, Reagan Miller, Mayra Nava Sanchez, Mason Rose, Coleton Sellers, Desiree Skaggs and Ayden Taylor.

    Sixth Grade A/B

  • Cheer, Cheer for Carroll County High!