Today's News

  • Blessed but anxious?

    A few thousand books about the modern scourge of “anxiety” are listed on Amazon. We read books on anxiety at an amazing clip, and we seem to be no closer to solving the problem.

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  • Extension hosts Forestry Fall Webinar Series

    Carroll County woodland owners and other interested individuals are invited to attend the Forestry Fall Webinar Series at the Carroll County Extension Office.

    Five webinars are in the series. All webinars begin at 7 p.m. and last approximately an hour. All webinars, except Dec. 6, qualify for one hour of Master Logger continuing education credits.

    The webinars are as follows:

    • Nov. 1, 2016

    Kentucky Forest Health Update.

  • Show sensitivity to food allergies this Halloween

    Halloween is one of the anticipated holidays of the year for many people, but if a child suffers from food allergies, it can be downright frightful for them and their parents. You can support children with food allergies and other medical conditions by participating in the Teal Pumpkin Project.

  • School menu | Oct. 27, 2016

    This menu is for Kathryn Winn Primary and Cartmell Elementary Schools, changes for Carroll County High School and Middle School will be italicized.

    Thursday, Oct. 27: Breakfast: Chicken biscuit or apple cinnamon toast or fruit pocket; lunch: Chicken patty on bun with baked beans, smiley fries and banana. Carroll County High School and Middle School will offer, spicy or regular chicken filet on bun along with baked beans, smiley fries and banana.

  • Smith involved in Best Buddies program

    Carrollton native and retired Kentucky State Trooper Brad Smith currently serves as a sergeant with the Murray State University Police Department in Murray, Ky., and was publicly recognized recently for his support of the 2016 Best Buddies Talent Show. The talent show was held at Wrather Hall on Oct. 14, on the campus of Murray State.

  • Games, Food and lots of Fun at the Winn Fall Festival

    Kathryn Winn Primary PTA held its annual fall festival Oct. 20.

  • Hymn Sing Nov. 3

    The Trimble County Hymn Sing will be hosted by the Bedford United Methodist Church,10 Fairview Circle in Bedford, 7 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 3. The public is invited.

  • Fr. Davy appointed Delegate Superior

    The Superior General of the Carmelites of Mary Immaculate religious community, Rev. Dr. Paul Achandy established CMI Delegation in the USA and Canada on Oct. 6, 2016. This is in view of ensuring better community structure and religious discipline of the members engaged in ministry in the USA and Canada.

  • Community Calendar | Oct. 27, 2016

    New events

    Friday, Oct. 28

    Carrollton Utilities commission meets at noon in the utility conference room at the office, 225 Sixth St.

    Saturday, Oct. 29

    Worthville Fire Department Halloween Bash, 5-10 p.m. at Hwy. 467 building 446, Worthville. Must bring two non-perishable food items for admission. Food will be donated to the Food Pantry of Carroll County Inc. Haunted house, music, snacks, games, costume contest.

    Saturday, Oct. 29-30