Today's News

  • Ribbon Cutting | KFC
  • CAC students undertake food drive
  • Senior Calendar |Nov. 23, 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:

    Thursday, Nov. 23: Happy Thanksgiving! Center is closed.

    Friday, Nov. 24: Center is closed for the Thanksgiving holiday.

  • Champions’ focus is on prevention, education

    Champions for a Drug Free Carroll County is a prevention/education coalition in Carroll County, KY. We are a group of caring individuals that have been in existence since 2006 and we offer programs and services to all cities in Carroll County, including Sanders, Ghent, Prestonville, Carrollton and Worthville.

    Our coalition hosts many events throughout the year that include prevention and awareness initiatives such as movie nights for families, addicts in longtime recovery walks, town hall meetings, child abuse awareness events, monthly coalition meetings and so much more.

  • Celebrating Thanksgiving in the Commonwealth

    This week, as we gather with family and friends to celebrate Thanksgiving, it is worth noting that we’re just four years away from the 400th anniversary of the original famous feast enjoyed by the Pilgrims and the Native Americans who helped them weather especially tough times.

  • Hornback: Thanks to veterans for serving

    The leaves fell and the weather grew cooler as we transitioned into this blustery November. As Thanksgiving quickly approaches, the Legislature continues to hold Interim Joint Committee meetings throughout the Commonwealth and in Frankfort.

  • Get in the holiday spirit at the Christmas Tour of Homes

    The Carrollton/Carroll County Tourism and Convention Bureau is hosting its second Christmas Tour of Homes Dec. 2-3 — returning to several favorites from last year’s tour and four new stops.

    Returning this year are visits to the homes of Janet and Mark Blythe, Shelley Mendenhall, along with the Turpin-Butler Historic House, the Masterson House and the Festival of Trees at the General Butler State Resort Park lodge mezzanine.

    The new stops will be the homes of L.B. and Kim Arney, Relevant Church, First Baptist Church and the Old Stone Jail.

  • Schools eye restructuring to make best use of space

    The Carroll County Board of Education heard more information about restructuring the student population at three schools to accommodate all day Head Start.

    Carroll County Assistant Superintendent Doug Oak said he has met with administration, staff and cafeteria staff about the issue of changing student attendance patterns, which means what students would be at what schools.

    Oak said he has challenged everyone to think globally and the response has been positive.

  • St. John’s Fall Festival
  • SHINE Sings, finals held in Carrollton

    SHINE held the first season finals, Nov. 11-12 at Carroll County Middle School. The final 11 acts competed for the top prize of $1,000 and the opportunity to use the SHINE recording studio.