Today's News

  • Kentucky River endurance canoe race to conclude in Carrollton June 25

    Kentucky American Water, along with Asbury University Center for Adventure Leadership in partnership with the Kentucky River Authority, have teamed up to present the first KR255 – a 255-mile endurance canoe/kayak race along the Kentucky River from the river’s origins in Eastern Kentucky to its northernmost point where it flows into the Ohio River.

    Competitors will have exactly 100 hours to complete the course, starting in Beattyville, Ky., on June 21, and concluding in Carrollton, Ky., on or before June 25.

  • Willhoite takes on DPP/COO role

    Starting July 1, Mark Willhoite will be filling the dual role of director of pupil personnel and chief operations officer for the Carroll County School District. Willhoite is replacing Larry Curell, who is retiring after 44 years in education, with his final 8 years as DPP/COO in the district.

    “It is an honor to have been chosen for this job,” Willhoite said. “I am committed to doing everything that I can to help our students, our school district and our community.”

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  • Carroll County Public Library | June 9, 2016

    Families on the Move Walking Club, meets every Saturday at 10 a.m. at the library and walks to the River Walk. Count your steps all month long to be eligible for prizes. Free pedometers at sign-up! Sponsored in cooperation with Carroll County Extension Service through a grant from Families on the Move and the University of Kentucky. For more information call (502) 732-7020.


    June 9: Zumba for Kids, 11 a.m.

    June 10: Wump Mucket Puppets at Sanders Baptist Church, lunch provided, 10:30 a.m. until noon.

  • Carroll County Senior Calendar | June 9, 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 8:30 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 9: Cards and Games, 8:30 a.m.; walk with ease, 9:30 a.m.; Signature of Carrollton, Bingo, 10:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; chair volleyball, cards and games, 12:30 p.m.;

  • CCMS Honor Roll | Fourth Nine Weeks

    Sixth grade

    All A’s

    Maci Breeden, Haileigh Corbett, Taylor Courtney,Whitley Cummings, Maria Gonzalez, Layne Huesman, Cosondra Mahoney, Nicki Parrish, Megan Perkinson, Kylie Smith, Antonio Welch and Loretta Young.


  • The Wump Mucket Puppets
  • End-of-the-year recognition

    On closing day, Carroll County Schools recognized its employees who were retiring, as well as those who were celebrating 10, 20 and 30 years in the school system. It also awarded Employee of the Year honors.

  • Parks and Rec | June 9, 2016