Today's News

  • Senate reviewing House budget; first hearing for proposed pension reform bill

    Receiving the Commonwealth’s two-year, multi-billion dollar budget plan from our colleagues in the House highlighted one of our busiest weeks yet in the Senate as we reached the two-thirds point of the 2018 Session of the Kentucky General Assembly. Hundreds of visitors from all corners of Kentucky packed committee hearings and rallied for important causes in a week that saw no shortage of legislative activity.

  • 2018 Basketball 31st District All-Tournament Team

    Congratulations to Abigail Aulbach, David Duncan, Amelia Napier and Wyatt Supplee for being named to the 31st District All-Tournament Team.

  • League, tournament champions
  • Cheer campers share their talents
  • Put your seat belt on, this might get bumpy

    Do volatile markets cause you sleepless nights? Are you to the point that you want to pull the plug on your investments? You’re not alone.

    Many investors want to disregard all logic and, unfortunately, make bad decisions when markets are turbulent. However, making investment decisions based on emotion, rather than good judgement, is usually the absolute worst thing you can do for your family’s financial future.

  • Library garden now a safe haven for monarch butterflies during migration

    The Carroll County Public Library is officially Monarch Butterfly Waystation number 18,956. While that may not sound very impressive, we are super excited about it.

  • Carroll County Senior Calendar | March 8, 2018

    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.

  • EKU announces Fall 2017 Dean’s List

    Eastern Kentucky University has announced the students who earned Dean’s List honors for the Fall 2017 semester.

    The list includes the following students: Jacob Allen Wise, a senior studying occupational safety; Allison Glenn Fornash, a senior studying psychology,; Makaila D. Koos, a senior studying aviation; and Natalie Linette Abbott, a junior studying elementary education teaching, all of Carrollton, and Alexis Michelle Burgess, a freshman studying, family and consumer sciences, of Worthville.

  • Help patients rebound by giving blood

    In March, while basketball teams are fighting for the chance to be crowned champions, patients battling cancer and other illnesses are fighting for their lives. The American Red Cross is asking blood donors to help patients rebound by making a lifesaving donation this spring.

    Middle school basketball player Olivia Stoy received blood and platelet transfusions during treatment for T lymphoblastic lymphoma. With the help of blood and platelet donations, the 14-year-old was able to return to the basketball court this season.

  • School Menu | March 8, 2018

    Thursday, March 8: Breakfast: Dutch waffle with yogurt or banana bread with yogurt or Pop Tarts and apple; Lunch: Hot dog with bun or BBQ on bun, baked beans, smiley fries, banana or Pear halves.

    Friday, March 9: Breakfast: Cinnamon roll, or Pop Tarts and banana; Lunch: Chicken and cheese quesadilla or grilled cheese, black beans, fiesta rice, corn, fruit sorbet or apple.