.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Today's News

  • Teddy bears, pizza and pumpkins just some of the programs this fall at CCPL

    Every fall brings with it a new wave of festivities, and the Carroll County Public Library is full of children’s programming ripe for the season.

  • Carroll County Public Library | Sept. 14, 2017

    The Carroll County Public Library is located at 136 Court Street in Carrollton.

    Entries for the “Call for Quilts” will be accepted Sept. 11-23, for the October Quilt Show.

    The library is open Monday through Thursday, 9:30 a.m. until 8 p.m.; Friday and Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until 5 p.m.; and closed on Sundays.

    The library will close Thursday, Sept. 28 at 5 p.m. for the Tobacco Festival.

    New

  • Visiting the memorial
  • Charters of Freedom monument dedication Sept. 19

    A monument to honor the Declaration of Independence, U.S. Constitution and Bill of Rights will be dedicated during a ceremony on the Hanover College campus, Tuesday, Sept. 19. The event will begin at 4 p.m. in front of the Lynn Center for Fine Arts.

  • Central shuts out Carroll, 2-0

    Already down three players coming into Saturday’s match against Central High School, the Carroll County boys soccer team took another hit, as senior starter Trystan Amick exited the game just before halftime with a knee injury. Senior starting defender Chris Tillette also missed part of the game with a gushing nosebleed, taking a ball to the face within the first 10 minutes of the game. While the Panthers probably split possession with the Yellow Jackets, they were unable to score, losing 2-0.

  • Carroll defeats Williamstown, falls to Eminence in All ‘A’

    Carroll County Lady Panthers held off a stubborn team from Williamstown 2-0 (25-20, 25-20) in a first round match in the 8th Region All ‘A’ volleyball tournament.

    Carroll and Williamstown traded points early before Carroll established an 8-5 lead behind two Amelia Napier dinks and an ace from Abigail Aulbach. Two hitting errors allowed Williamstown to close within one point, 8-7, but the Lady Demons were whistled for four hits, giving Carroll a side-out. Carroll rolled off two more points making the lead 11-7 when Williamstown called timeout.

  • Panthers struggle in their execution, lose 56-0 to KCD

    The Carroll County Panthers were going to need to be on top of their game if they were going to knock off Kentucky Country Day, ranked third in Class 1A according to MaxPreps.com. Unfortunately, that wasn’t the case Friday night, as Carroll lost 56-0 on the road.

    “We just came out and made too many mental mistakes against a very good football team, coaches included,” head coach Hunter Cantwell said Monday.

  • Kentucky has worst funded retirement system in the nation

    Kentucky’s state pension systems are underfunded by at least $33 billion right now, leaving us among the worst funded retirement systems in the nation.

  • September is National Preparedness Month

    Kentucky Press News Service

    FRANKFORT – In light of the devastation in Houston and surrounding parts of Texas from Hurricane Harvey and now the anticipated damage in the Caribbean and Florida from Hurricane Irma, the Kentucky Department for Public Health’s focus on September as the National Preparedness Month takes on new importance.

  • Kentucky license plates could change in 2019

    By Jack Brammer

    Lexington Herald Leader

    FRANKFORT - Kentuckians would be able to order flat license plates online as soon as early 2019 under a proposed overhaul of the state’s licensing system.

    John-Mark Hack, commissioner of the state Transportation Cabinet’s Department of Vehicle Regulation, told a legislative panel Tuesday that Kentucky could save $320,000 a year if it modernizes its license plate production and distribution system.