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Today's News

  • Anniversaries | Aug. 27, 2015

    Larry and Barbara Burkhardt of Milton will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Thursday, Aug. 28. Bro. K. Joines married them at the Whites Run Baptist Church on Saturday, Aug. 28, 1965.

    Mr. Burkhardt is an excavating contractor with Burkhardt-Crawford Contracting and Mrs. Burkhardt is retired from the office of the United States Department of Agriculture in Carrollton.

  • Tips for making flowers last

    August is quickly coming to a close, and as we look over the past month, we have experienced much for dry weather compared to July’s rainy month.  Summer heat and dry weather can take a toll on your flower garden, but with a little extra care, it is possible to bring it back to life for a few more weeks of vibrant color and texture.

  • Help your teen navigate peer pressure

    The teenage years can be rough on teens and on parents, as young people strive for independence and parents learn how and when to let go. One of the most common stresses put on teens is peer pressure. While they want to be independent, they do seek acceptance from their peers.

  • 4-H State Fair winners announced

    It’s time to praise the 4-H youth of Carroll County who participated in the Kentucky State Fair and won many awards. Sixty-three projects were judged. Carroll County had four champions, 35 blue ribbons, 14 red ribbons and five white ribbons, and country ham projects yet to be judged. Country ham participants were Cameron Darnold, Adam Froman, Luke Heveline, Abigail Rose, Andrea Searcy, Evan Searcy, Clara Tuttle, Cyrus Tuttle and Madeline Watts.

    The following 4-H’ers won ribbons at the state fair:

  • Yellow Jackets take the field

    The Carroll County Yellow Jackets played the LaGrange Jets in the Oldham County Youth Football League, Aug.15. The Yellow Jackets came up on the short end of the score, dropping a 26-6 decision to the Jets.

     

  • Carroll County Community Calendar | Aug. 27, 2015

    Thursday, Aug. 27

    Kentucky State Fair runs through Aug. 30, at the state fairgrounds in Louisville.

    Swiss Wine Festival until Aug. 30. This is an annual wine festival in Vevay, Ind., and includes music, food vendors and entertainment for the entire family. Visit www.swisswinefestival.org.

    Cartmell Elementary School Site Based Decision Making Council meets at 4 p.m. an the school.

    Champions for a Drug Free Carroll County meets at 11:30 a.m. in the community room, Carroll County Public Library.

  • Church to hold Jubilee Service on Aug. 30

    The First Apostolic Church, 111 Third Street, in Carrollton, will hold only one service on Sunday, Aug. 30 at 2 p.m.  The Jubilee Service will consist of congregational and special songs of various types.  After the service there will be a time of fellowship. Everyone is cordially invited to this service.  

  • Warming up for the season

    Carroll County High School volleyball hosted Shelby County in a scrimmage game Aug. 12.


  • Panther Fest
  • CCMS volleyball takes the floor