Today's News

  • Student of the week: Ember Baug, Kindergarten (Jamison)

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “I like when I move my clip to pink because I get to pick out a prize.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “Math because I’m good at it!”

    What is your favorite book? 

    “Any book about trains.”

    What is your favorite movie?  


    Where do you want to go to college? 

  • Carroll County Middle School girls basketball takes its turn in new gym
  • Being in shape is not always about losing weight

    We all know controlling what we eat is easily the hardest part of getting in shape. It’s a lot more fun just focusing on the gym and the training that feels good. It is the adrenaline pump. So let’s check out these 20 dietary/nutritional tips that may help take the guesswork out of the hardest part of gaining lean mass!

    For most people, eating is a slippery slope. Getting just the right amount of calories to maintain scale weight can be a challenge, and the dangers of over eating are everywhere.

  • Senior Calendar | Feb. 4, 2016

    The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, Frances Steurer, Center Manager, (502) 732-7026; e-mail: carrollcty@twcbc.com. Breakfast is served 8:30 a.m. Monday and Wednesday, call to make a reservation.


    Thursday, Feb. 4: Cards and Games, 8:30 a.m.; YMCA/Bunko Social/Tailgate Food, 10 a.m.; lunch, noon; chair volleyball, 12:30 p.m.; night trip, come to the Hop/Swiss Villa, 6 p.m.

  • Carroll County Public Library | Feb. 4, 2016

    Call for student art! Submit your art for display in the library. Work from high school students must be submitted by Feb. 19, for competition in GFWC student art contest of No. Ky. Middle and grade school artists may submit by Feb. 27, for display in March. Please contact Patricia Hersey for more information, (502) 732-7020. Categories: painting, drawing, prints, watercolor, computer design, ceramics, textiles and sculpture.

    New events for February:

     Friday, Feb. 5: Shawl knitting class, 3:30 p.m.

  • Dinner with the First Family
  • Blood donations urgently needed by the Red Cross

    The American Red Cross urgently needs blood donors. Eligible blood donors of all types are needed, especially those with O, AB, B negative and A negative. 

    Upcoming blood donation opportunities:


    • Thursday, Feb. 4, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Three Rivers District Health Department, 401 11th St. Carrollton, Ky.

    • Friday, Feb. 5, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Walmart, 200 Floyd Drive Carrollton, Ky.

  • EKU announces fall Dean’s List

    Eastern Kentucky University has announced that 3,445 students earned Dean’s List honors for the Fall 2015 semester.

    The list includes Carroll County students: Natalie L. Abbott, freshman, studying Elementary Education Teaching; Steven N. Abbott, junior, studying Police Studies; Jamison T. Hunt, senior, studying Recreation and Park Administration; and Russel Whitaker, senior, studying Occupational Safety.

  • School menu | Feb. 4, 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, Feb. 4: Sausage biscuit or mini cinnis and apple; lunch: Soft taco, lettuce/tomato, cheese/salsa/sour cream, refried beans, Mexican rice, grapes or pineapple tidbits. Carroll County Middle and High School will offer Sausage cheese bagel for breakfast and taco or chicken fajita for lunch.

  • CCMS gym's debut