Today's News

  • CCHS Honor Roll | Fourth Nine Weeks, 2017

    Ninth Grade

    All A’s

    Laura Ball, Lorinda Bennett, Mallory Besselman, Mason Byrd, Salvador Espinoza, Diana Espinoza, Adam Froman, Esmeralda Garcia, Destiny Mefford, Lauren Perkinson, Jacklyn Ray, Andrea Searcy, James Webster and Jenna Wilson.


  • DAR meets June 28, in Warsaw
  • Senior Calendar | June 29, 2017

    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, June 29: Cards, games and color therapy, 8 a.m.; arthritis exercise, 9:30 a.m.; Bingo, 10:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a. m.; chair volleyball, cards and games, 12:30 p.m.

  • Public Records | June 29, 2017

    Items published in court news are public record. The News-Democrat publishes all misdemeanors, felonies and small-claims judgments recorded in district court, as well as all civil suits recorded in circuit court. Juvenile court cases are not published. Crime reports are provided by local law enforcement agencies. Charges or citations reported to the News-Democrat do not imply guilt.


    The following decisions were rendered Wednesday and Thursday, June 21-22, 2017, in Carroll County District Court with the Hon. Thomas M. Funk

  • Thrills and volunteers
  • Demo Derby

    The June 9, demolition derby featured circle races and a youth battery powered car event before the derby. Circle races give definition to ‘swapping paint’ during the races. Below are the youth competing in their event.

  • U-12 tournament champions
  • Bickers wins Dean Foods scholarship

    The National FFA Organization awarded a $1,000 Dean Foods Company scholarship to Mallary Bickers of the Carroll County FFA. The scholarship is sponsored by Dean Foods Company. Bickers plans to use the funds to pursue a degree at Georgetown College (Ky.)

    This scholarship is one of 1,888 awarded through the National FFA Organization’s scholarship program this year. Currently 115 sponsors contribute more than $2.7 million to support scholarships for students.

  • Getting the thrill of grilling

    With the Fourth of July this coming week, there will be many people outdoors grilling hamburgers, barbecued chicken or vegetables throughout the neighborhood, reminding us of the thrill of grilling out. Just about any food that can be broiled or roasted can be cooked on a grill.

  • Mutton Bust

    Carroll County Extension Service hosted the annual Mutton Bust competition June 6, at the Carroll County Fair.

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