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Today's News

  • Angotti retires after more than 17 years as agent

    This is my last column as your Carroll County Extension Agent for Family and Consumer Sciences. I have really enjoyed being your agent and the wonderful people I have gotten to know in my work and involvement in other activities. I look forward to continuing to see you around and about the county.

     

    Seasonal Produce: Apples

  • Learning through reading

    The Carroll County High School Cheerleaders volunteered Friday, Sept. 5, to read to the fifth graders at Cartmell Elementary.

  • School Menu | Sept. 11, 2014

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

     

    Thursday, Sept. 11: Breakfast: sausage biscuit; lunch: crunchy or soft taco, lettuce, tomato, cheese, salsa, refried beans, Spanish rice, grapes or fruit cocktail.

    Friday, Sept. 12: Breakfast: cinnamon rolls; lunch: chicken tenders, mashed potatoes, green beans with roll, orange or applesauce.

  • Panthers Tots program Sept. 18

    Carroll County Schools Panther Tots program will host its first event of the school year from 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 18, at the Stem Garden, located at 619 Ninth Street. The event will include a snack, free book, activities and Kindergarten readiness skills.

  • Beard graduates

    Kentucky State University in Frankfort, Ky., awarded Emily Beard, of Carrollton, a bachelor’s degree in psychology with a minor in child development, at its 125th Commencement Convocation at the Frankfort Convention Center. Beard was a member of the Alpha Kappa Mu Honor Society and Student Government Association. 

  • District receives grants to increase exercise for students during school

    Four grants from Action for Healthy Kids will allow physical education teachers in the Carroll County School District to increase the amount of exercise that students get during the school day. Kathryn Winn Primary, Cartmell Elementary, Carroll County Middle School and Carroll County High School each received a $1,000 grant to be used for equipment and activities that will boost the time that all students spend exercising.

  • Student of the week: Mayra Nava-Sanchez, Third grade

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “Math because it helps you to do equations and sometimes you have problems in life that deal with numbers.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “Reading. Harder books are more interesting.”

    What was the last book you read? 

    “Dinosaurs”

    What was the last movie you saw?  

    “Sophie Grace and Rosie’s Royal Adventure”

  • Carroll County High School 2014 Homecoming Court
  • Downs starts for Hanover

    Former Carroll County Panthers quarterback Trent Downs made his first collegiate start for the Hanover College Panthers as they opened the season with a 42-17 loss to the Centre College Colonels Saturday.

    Downs completed 22-of-38 passes for 162 yards with an interception. Prior to the start, Downs had appeared in two games for Hanover and had not attempted a pass.

    Downs is a junior physiology major.

  • Yellow Jackets take the field

    The Carroll County Youth Football program known as the Yellow Jackets started play Aug. 23, in the Oldham County Youth League. The Yellow Jackets are fielding three teams this year. The Mighty Mites are 5- and 6-year-olds and coached by Mike Guenthner. The Peewee’s are 7- and 8-year olds and coached by Jeff Welch. The juniors are 9-, 10- and 11-year-olds and coached by Scott Rose and Terry Cauley.