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Today's News

  • School Menu | March 20, 2014

    This menu is for Cartmell Elementary and Kathryn Winn Primary Schools. Carroll County High School and Middle Schools are the same except for where noted.

    Thursday, March 20: Taco with tortilla, lettuce, tomato, cheese, salsa, refried beans, orange and applesauce; breakfast: Sausage biscuit and gravy.

    Friday, March 21: Hamburger/cheeseburger on bun, lettuce, tomato, pickle, French fries, apple and diced pears; breakfast: Donuts.

  • Softball road win | March 20, 2014

    The Lady Panthers scored 10 runs in the second inning en route to a season-opening 15-4 win at Grant County Friday. Carroll County collected 14 hits in the win and were led by senior Kelsey Ogden, who hit two doubles and a single for seven RBIs.

    Senior Kayla Williamson also had three hits and one RBI. Senior Michaela Culver hit two doubles, good for two RBIs, while freshman Houston Lindsay hit a single and a double for two RBIs. Freshman Haley Dermon got two hits and an RBI, freshman Jenah Roberts had one hit and one RBI and freshman Cheyenne Lawrence had one hit.

  • ATC: Changing the world, one student at a time

    The former “vocational school” is now named the Carroll County Area Technology Center, or ATC. It is funded and staffed through the Kentucky Department of Education and operates under state guidelines and leases space from the Carroll County School System for the local center. 

  • Student of the week (March 13), Taylor Courtney, Fourth grade

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “I like science because we get to learn about animals and I really love animals.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “My favorite subject is math because I like doing different math problems and challenging myself.”

    What was the last book you read? 

    “Dork Diaries - Tales from a Not-So-Graceful Ice Princess”

    What was the last movie you saw?  

  • Student of the week(March 20) Dylan Dermon, Sixth grade

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “My favorite thing about school is to be able to learn. I like to learn new interesting things. I like to learn because it’s fun and gives me schema.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “My favorite subject is math. I like math because it helps me whenever I need to calculate the cost of something and things similar to that.”

    What was the last book you read? 

  • March 27 events at CCMS celebrate both old and new

    The evening of March 27 is packed with a groundbreaking ceremony, a school board meeting and a celebration honoring the old Carrollton High School and celebrating the Carroll County Middle School gymnasium.

  • House budget boosts education

    When it comes to the state’s budget, the past six years can be summed up in four words: Do more with less.

    There hasn’t been much choice, given that spending has been cut by $1.6 billion since 2008 and the state workforce is the smallest it has been since the 1970s. Some agencies have seen spending reduced by more than a third, while classroom funding for elementary and secondary education has been held steady for far too long.

  • Carroll County Community Calendar | Week of March 20, 2014

    Thursday, March 20

    Carrollton Homemakers Club meets at 10:30 a.m. at the Carroll County Extension Office on Floyd Drive.

    West Carroll Water District meets at 6 p.m. in the conference room at Carrollton Utilities, 225 Sixth St.

    Narcotics Anonymous meets at 6:30 p.m. every Thursday at Carrollton Christian Church, 310 Fifth St.

    Alcoholics Anonymous, 8 p.m., Carrollton Christian Church.

    Friday, March 21

    Carroll County Public Library Board of Directors meets at noon at the library, 136 Court St., Carrollton.

  • Gospel band to play at Sanders church for monthly hymn sing

    Sanders Baptist Church with the Sanders Gospel Band will host its monthly hymn sing on Sunday, March 23, at 6:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend.

  • Good works alone will not ensure eternal life

    This past weekend, many college basketball fans sat and watched the tournament seedings for what is known as “March Madness.”