Today's News

  • Herbst shares tips on how to prep roses for winter

    Roses are one of my favorite plants to see in a landscape. With the large variety of colors, forms, and fragrances, there is a rose suitable for every type of gardener.

    Last week, we focused on general landscape sanitation. This week, let us take a closer look at preparing our roses for winter.

    The level of winter protection needed depends on what type of rose is in the landscape: bush, hedge, or climber.

  • How to cook a country ham

    Thanksgiving is here but turkeys are not the only star of the show. Country ham is a regional delicacy that many of us enjoy but may not know how to properly prepare. Here are some tips and tricks to make country ham the star of your holiday dinner.

  • Carroll County Senior Calendar | Nov. 16, 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.

    Thursday, Nov. 16: Arthritis exercise, 9:30 a.m.; Bingo, 10:30 a.m.; Chair volleyball, 12:30 p.m.; shopping Walmart, Kroger and pay bills, 1:30 p.m.

  • CAC Eagles run at KCAA state meet, play in Ballorama

    Christian Academy of Carrollton’s cross country team placed three runners in the top 10 at the Kentucky Christian Athletic Association state meet Nov. 4. This was their second consecutive year in the race, with 11 runners who participated.

    Rebecca Sutherland and Janalynn Hon came in eighth and ninth place, respectively, for the high school girls division of the meet.

    Cooper Hon placed fourth in the middle school boys division.

  • Second annual Halloween Tennis Tournament

    The second annual Halloween Tennis Tournament was held Nov. 4-5 at the county park. Juan and J.J. Fernandez won the men’s doubles tournament. Donna Burns and Jessica Page won the women’s doubles tournament. In singles, Juan Fernandez and Jessica Page were the winners, and Jessica and Jake Page won the mixed doubles tournament.

  • Carroll County PTA Fall Festival
  • CPD Pink Patch Project donates $500 to hospital
  • Senior Calendar |Nov. 9, 2017

    The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton.

    Thursday, Nov. 9: Biscuit Bar, 8:30 a.m.; Health screens with Ruwe Pharmacy, 10:30 a.m.; Bingocize, 10:30 a.m.; Chair volleyball,12:30 p.m.; shopping Walmart, Kroger and pay bills, 1:30 p.m.

    Friday, Nov. 10: Veteran’s Day, center is closed.

    Monday, Nov. 13: Three Rivers Health Department, Ruth Kincaid, 9:30 a.m.; Arthritis exercise, 10:30 a.m.; chair volleyball,12:30 p.m.; Friends Helping Friends, weight loss support group meets, 4:30 p.m.

  • Dispatch grant coming soon; interlocal still not complete

    At the 911 board meeting Nov. 3, City of Carrollton Mayor Robb Adams said the board is closer to receiving the $131,087 grant to purchase two radio dispatch console systems, including a radio communication IP network switch and 19 radios to bring the center to P25 compliance. He said documents are going back and forth between the city and the Kentucky Office of Homeland Security to complete the process. Adams expects that movement will take place before the next board meeting, Feb. 2. The city and county governments have committed to pay $10,000 each as a match for the grant.

  • School Menu | Nov. 9, 2017

    Sixth Grade All A’s

    Neil Abbott, Emily Arvin, Jaden Barr, Garrison Brumback, Cameron Butcher, Kaitlyn Dukes, Faith Ellis, Dakota Green, Alexis Lipe, Emmaline McCollum, Elijah McGuire, Mayra Nava Sanchez, Jaylyn Sea and Amber Spenneberg.