Today's News

  • Beverly/Bruce reunion will be held Sept. 27

    The Beverly/Bruce reunion will be held Sunday, Sept. 27, at the Lockport Methodist Church. The potluck lunch will start around 1 p.m. All family and friends are invited. For more information call Wanda Browning (502) 930-8103.

  • School Menu | Sept. 24, 2015

    This menu is for Kathryn Winn Primary and Cartmell Elementary Schools, changes for Carroll County High School and Middle School will be italicized.


    Thursday, Sept. 24: 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 soft taco or chicken fajita for lunch.

  • Student of the week: Clay Keeton, 12th grade

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “My favorite thing about school is learning new content that I find interesting or that will help me in the future to be more successful in my career.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “Science is my favorite subject because I find it very interesting and I will use it in my career.”

    What was the last book you read? 

    “The Maze Runner”

    What was the last movie you saw?  

  • Football Homecoming: tradition continues at CCHS

    Several Homecoming events are lined up for the week of Sept. 28, and the students and staff of the Carroll County School District would love to see a big community turnout for all of them.

    Festivities kick off on Tuesday with the NCKC cross country conference meet, which will be held at General Butler State Resort Park. The girls’ varsity race will begin at 5:30 p.m. with the boys’ varsity race to follow at 6:30 p.m.

  • Tobacco Festival Street Closings |Sept. 24-26, 2015

    The following streets will be closed for this year’s Carroll County Tobacco Festival, held Thursday, Sept. 24-Saturday, Sept. 26.

    Court Street will be closed from noon Wednesday, Sept. 23, until 11:59 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26.

    Fifth Street will be closed from Highland Avenue to Main Street from 5 p.m. to midnight Thursday, Sept. 24, and from 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 25, until 11:59 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26.

  • 2015 Carroll County Tobacco Festival Pageants
  • Hundreds expected to attend craft festival


    Landmark News Service

    Melvin Greene and his family have spent years building their business at craft shows across Kentucky and surrounding states. Now the family hopes to see others gain exposure through a local festival that’s expected to draw hundreds of visitors to Owen County.

    Greene’s family business, Greene’s Country Crafts, began as a small shop behind his residence about 18 years ago.

  • Lady Panthers fall, 10-0, to Henry

    The Henry County Lady Cats kept the pressure on the Carroll County Lady Panthers’ defense all evening, ultimately winning by mercy rule 10-0 with less than 30 seconds to go in the game Sept. 17. Carroll keeper Houston Lindsay took 40 shots on goal from the team head coach Greg Damron said is the one to beat in the 31st District.

  • Marshall ties own scoring record in Panthers’ victory

    Junior David Marshall tied his own school record for most goals in a single game with six in Carroll County’s 10-0 win over Henry County Sept. 17.

    “The goal wasn’t to get him six goals or anything, it just kind of worked itself out that way,” head coach Ben Crutcher said. “I was pleased with everybody’s effort. Everybody stepped up, especially with missing a starter tonight.”

    The Panthers played without starter Tyler Stewart, who missed two games after drawing a red card against KCD Sept. 15.

  • Tobacco Festival Schedule of Events

    2015 Schedule of Events


    — Thursday, Sept. 24 —


    5-11 p.m. – Food booths and flea markets and Carroll County Extension 4-H Tent

    5-6 p.m. – Amazed By Grace

    6-8 p.m. – Carroll County Tobacco Festival Sing-Off

    8-11 p.m. – Amazed By Grace



    — Friday, Sept. 25 —