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Today's News

  • Senior Calendar | June 1, 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 8:30 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 1: 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.

  • Collins shuts out Carroll in regional

    Carroll County Panther baseball’s season came to an abrupt end May 29, with a 10-0 loss to the Collins High School Titans.

    All season, Carroll County head coach Kevin Goins has said that when Seth Hicks is on the mound he thought that Carroll could compete with anyone in the state. However, Hicks was off just enough that Collins was able to scratch out two early runs and Carroll hit into double plays to end the first two innings, as the Panthers never could get on track.

  • Kentucky Gathering performs at Fairview Place
  • Children need sun safety, too

    I hope everyone had a safe and exciting Memorial Day. After being outside most of the weekend with our granddaughter, I thought it would be a good time to remind everyone about Sun Safety for our children. It’s often said that the habits children learn at a young age carry over to adulthood. Safe sun exposure should be included in those healthy habits.

  • Joyce offers tips on how to attract butterflies

    Young people often list butterflies among their favorite insects. Planting flowers these insects prefer can help attract more butterflies to your garden. Asking your 4-H’er to help gives you the opportunity to share gardening skills with them and helps instill in them an appreciation for these colorful insects and nature.

  • Open Exhibits due Thursday; County fair June 2-10

    Tomorrow marks opening day of the 2017 Carroll County Fair!

    This morning, from 9 a.m. to noon, Open Exhibits are being accepted at the Exhibit Hall at the Carroll County Fairgrounds. Exhibits will be judged this afternoon and open to the public for display at the Exhibit Hall starting Saturday, June 3 from 6-10 p.m.

    4-H/FFA/Open livestock shows begin this weekend:

    Saturday, June 3 – Dairy Cattle/Dairy Goat/Beef Cattle:

  • Training session
  • CAC Fourth Nine Weeks Honor Roll

    First Grade

    All A’s

    Leily Hernandez, McKinley Schlueter, Autumn Shea and Brooklyn Shea.

    A/B

    Audrey Carli, Mackenzie Owens and Lora Ann Thompson.

    Perfect Attendance

    Abi Cano, Leily Hernandez, Willie Kamphouse, Colton Leach, McKinley Schlueter, Sophia Smith, Brooklyn Young and Mackenzie Owens.

    Second Grade

    All A’s

    Shaela Baker, Miguel Cucio, Ella Tiller, Hannah Weedman, Quinn Willhoite, Cheyanne Worley and Genesis Zuniga.

    A/B

  • Carlton of Sanders, Ky., graduates from Campbellsville University

    “Through Christian education, lives are changed.”

    Dr. Michael V. Carter, president of Campbellsville University, told a record number of graduates in four ceremonies as 558 students received their degrees May 12-13.

    For the 2016-17 academic year, 760 students will have graduated, upon completion of all academic requirements.

    The number of graduates and actual number of commencement ceremonies are both record breaking.

    Mary Carlton of Sanders, Ky., a Bachelor of Science degree in early childhood education.

  • Community Calendar | June 1, 2017

    New events

    June 2-10

    Carroll County Fair will be held at the Carroll County Fairgrounds.

    Friday, June 2

    First Friday on the Square in downtown Carrollton from 4-8 p.m. The Sounds of Dixieland will perform. The event also will feature the Capture Historic Downtown Carrollton photo contest, sponsored by Carroll County Public Library and The News-Democrat.

    Saturday, June 3

    Kentucky Kruizers Saturday Night Cruise from 4-7 p.m. at Hometown Pizza.