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Today's News

  • 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!
  • Christian Academy of Carrollton honor roll

    Second Nine Weeks Honor Roll

    First Grade All A’s

    Shelby Miller and John Vance.

    First Grade A/B

    Macy Blevins, Jocelyn Boutwell, Kinley Harsin, Nora Kaur and Adaya Noffsinger.

    First Grade

    Perfect Attendance

    John Vance and Kinley Harsin.

    Second Grade All A’s

    Janelle Hernandez, Addison Kazee, Chaylon Lowrance, Mackenzie, Owens, Autumn Shea, Brooklyn Shea and Brooklyn Young.

    Second Grade A/B

    Abi Cano, Audrey Carli, Gregory Humphrey and Lora Ann Thompson.

  • American Red Cross winter blood shortage reaches critical level

    Ongoing severe winter weather has more than doubled the number of canceled American Red Cross blood drives and the resulting blood and platelet donation shortfall since earlier this month. The Red Cross now considers the situation critical and is reissuing an urgent call for blood and platelet donors.

  • Ohio River ice proved destructive to maritime trade a century ago

    The oppressive arctic conditions that prevailed throughout the Ohio River Valley and along the river’s tributaries in the winter of 1917-18 continued late into January. The 12th day of 1918 “was probably the coldest and most disagreeable day experienced in a century,” reported the Monthly Weather Review. Temperatures remained below zero all day, according to the National Weather Service.

  • Carroll County Senior Calendar | Feb. 1, 2018

    The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, Frances Steurer, Center Manager, (502) 732-7026; e-mail: carrollcty@twcbc.com. Lunch is served daily at 11:30 a.m., or as noted, breakfast is served 8 a.m. Monday and Wednesday only, reservations are required by 11:30 the day before. Cards, Wii, cornhole, games, puzzles, color therapy, massages, TV viewing, walking and exercise equipment available daily.

  • Deadline extended to Oct. 10, 2018, to obtain a passport book or card

    Kentucky has been given an extension to allow Kentucky identification cards and driver’s licenses to be used at Federal facilities, military bases and airports until Oct. 10, 2018. This means you have until October to get a Passport book or card if you plan to travel by air after that time, as it is uncertain when new Kentucky driver’s licenses will be available to meet federal standards.

    Current passport applications are taking 4-6 weeks for processing.

  • Valentine’s Day event at American Legion

    Celebrate Valentine’s Day at the American Legion Post No. 41 Saturday, Feb. 10. Family-friendly activities will be held from 6-8 p.m., including a D.J., treats and games. An adults only event, including music and dancing, will be held from 8:30 p.m.-midnight.

  • Community Calendar | Feb. 1, 2018

    New events

    Saturday, Feb. 10

    Sen. Paul Hornback (R-Shelbyville) and Rep. Rick Rand (D-Bedford) host a town hall meeting at 10 a.m., at the Carroll County Courthouse second floor meeting room. This year’s legislative session will address pension reform, as well as the biannual budget. Citizens’ questions on these issues as well as other Carroll County concerns will be addressed.

  • Two juveniles arrested by KSP after a vehicle pursuit in Carroll County

    On Jan. 23, at approximately 8:12 a.m. Kentucky State Police Post 5 dispatch received a 911 call in reference to a suspicious vehicle at the Cowboy’s convenient store in Ghent.  A trooper arrived at the scene and made contact with the two male occupants who appeared to be unconscious inside the vehicle.