Today's News

  • KITP Truck and Tractor Pull | Small block engine
  • 2017 Two Rivers Bass Tournament

    Local results

    1. Gary Edwards of Milton and Stacey Edwards of Milton - 18 pounds, 11 ounces

    9. Ryan McIntosh of Patriot, Ind., and Ronnie Brewer of Bedford - 13 pounds, 2 ounces

    10. Jeremy Pence of Worthville and Trey Lenear - 13 pounds, 2 ounces

    14. Philip Wright of Bedford and Nathan Wilhoite of Carrollton - 11 pounds, 6 ounces

    15. Scot A. Peters of Carrollton and Scot W. Peters of Carrollton - 10 pounds, 13 ounces

  • Demo Derby, June 3, at the Carroll County Fair

    Big Car Mini Stock

    First place: Chuck Roby, No. 18

    Second place: Timmy Isaacs, No. 42

    Third place and Mad Dog: Craig Bowling, No. 22

    Others racing: Jimmy Crafton, No. 13; Michael Payton, No. K2M; Thomas Tracy, No. 11; and Stephen Couch, No. 96X

    Circle Track

    (Heat No. 3)

  • Herbst thanks volunteers, participants in livestock shows

    What excellent 4-H/Open Livestock Shows we had this year at the Carroll County Fair!

    This year’s shows included dairy cattle, dairy goat, beef cattle, poultry, rabbit, swine, dog, sheep, meat goat, and horse. Ten great shows in seven days!

    I would like to send my most sincere thanks to the following volunteers that helped us this year:

  • 4-H leaders attend annual conference

    Five 4-H teens attended the Kentucky 4-H Teen Conference last week in Lexington, Ky., on the campus of the University of Kentucky. They each attended workshops where they learned new skills to bring back to Carroll County and teach to younger 4-H members.

  • Darnold wins first at Henry Co.
  • WKU announces dean’s list

    Western Kentucky University announced its spring semester dean’s list.

    Alicia Couch, a Carroll County High School graduate, made the dean’s list. Students on the dean’s list have a grade-point average of 3.4 to 3.79 in a 4.0 scale.

    Three Carroll County graduates made the WKU president’s list, including Hannah McMahan, Linda Cruz and

    Sierra Martinez. Students on the president’s list have GPAs of 3.8 to 4.0.

    To be eligible for the either list, students must have at least 12 hours of coursework that semester.

  • Readers on Vacation | Crawford Family
  • Carroll County Public Library | June 22, 2017

    Summer Reading Program: Build a Better World will run until June 30. Call (502) 732-7020 for more information.

    New events

    Thursday, June 22: Blocks for Kids, 3:30 p.m., school age children; Environmental Evenings, this informative series will address environmental topics each week with two sessions in June and three in July. Topics will include access to water, the local food movement, animal extinction and more.6 p.m.

  • How to safely dispose of needles, syringes

    Summer is here! That means kids playing in parks, barefoot play, outdoor cleaning and river sweeps are here too. You’ve been asking: What do I do if I find a needle? How do I dispose of it? We have your answers and tips to doing so.

    According to the Department of Health, Australian Government the recommended way to dispose of a discarded needle and syringe varies between cities and states.