Today's News

  • Dealing with your child’s challenging behavior during the holiday season

    Speaking from experience over this past weekend, this topic hit home for me. As fast as I was wrapping presents and putting them under the tree, my 4 year old granddaughter was sneaking them off and unwrapping them. Even though I had told her the presents were for Grandpa, she was bound and determined to see what was inside. Needless to say my stress level went up!

  • 2017 Holiday Coloring Contest Winners
  • Field trip to Potter’s Ranch
  • Senior Calendar | Dec. 14, 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. Lunch is served daily at 11:30 a.m., 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. In addition:

  • School Menu | Dec. 14, 2017

    Thursday, Dec. 14: Breakfast, French toast sticks with syrup and yogurt or banana bread with yogurt or Pop Tarts and apple; Lunch: Beef or Chicken nachos, lettuce/tomato, salsa/sour cream, queso sauce, refried beans, fiesta rice, banana or pineapple.

    Friday, Dec. 15: Breakfast, Donut or Pop Tarts and banana; Lunch: Fish patty on bun or corn dog, macaroni and cheese, steamed broccoli, cole claw, Mandarin oranges or Craisins.

  • Burns named to Dean’s List

    Michael Burns of Carrollton, has been named to the Transylvania University dean’s list for the 2017 winter term. Burns, a graduate of Carroll County High School, is a Political Science major.

    To be named to the dean’s list, a student must achieve at least a 3.5 grade point average during the term.  

  • Santa visits Ghent

    Joe and Sandy Beall of Ghent are hosting “Santa Claus is Coming to Ghent”: Friday, Dec. 15, Saturday, Dec. 16, and Monday, Dec. 18, through Thursday, Dec. 21, from 6-8 p.m. at their home 704 Liberty Street in Ghent.

    Cookies and cocoa will be served, as well as a shop for handmade gifts. 

  • Westside Fire holds raffle

    The Westside Fire Department will hold a “Six-foot stocking raffle” Saturday, Dec. 23. Tickets are $1 each or $5 for six. For more information call Mark White (502) 525-8041 or Brenda Tucker (502) 663-1287.

  • Engagement | Fennell, Smith to wed June 24

    Alena and Garland Frazier of Eminence would like to announce the engagement of their daughter, Mariah Fennell of Bedford to Bradford Smith of Bedford, son of Janice and Wayne Smith of Bedford.

    The bride is a graduate of Eminence Independent Schools and Morehead State University.

    The groom is a graduate of Trimble County Schools and JCC College.

    The wedding will take place June 24, 2018, at Eminence First Presbyterian Church. 

  • Church security training

    The Carrollton Police Department will host a training session on church security and how to handle an active shooter for area pastors and church leaders. The training will be from 1-3 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 16, at city hall. CPD Chief Mike Willhoite will administer the training.