Today's News

  • Student of the week | JJ Hernandez Eighth grade Dec. 18, 2014

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “The fact that I can see my friends and have learning at the same time.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “Science, because I love learning about the earth and what it is created from and everything that calls it home.”

    What was the last book you read? 

    “The Kill Order”

    What was the last movie you saw?  

  • Nutcracker Tea

     The Carroll County Public Library hosted its annual Nutcracker Tea for young children. Tea and other goodies were served and Santa made a visit. Jennifer Beach, Sarah Beach and Emily Beach provided live music for the event.

  • Senior Calendar | Dec. 18, 2014

    The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, Center Manager, Mitzie Williams (502) 732-7026; e-mail: carrollcty@twcbc.com

    Thursday, Dec. 18: All day, deuce’s wild rummy, billiards, starting at 8:30 a.m.; Bunk-o, 10 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; 12 Days of Christmas, noon.

    Friday, Dec. 19: All day, deuce’s wild rummy, billiards, starting at 8:30 a.m.; senior breakfast bingo @ Fairview Place, 9:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; 12 Days of Christmas, noon.

  • Shop with a Trooper’ helps 38 local children

    State Troopers recently spent the day with children from the counties of Henry, Trimble, Carroll, and Owen during Post 5’s annual ‘Shop with a Trooper’ program over the weekend.  KSP’s ‘Shop with a Trooper’ program is an initiative providing Troopers an opportunity to impact the lives of children in need during holiday season, while providing children a chance to have positive interaction with State Troopers.

  • At the Library | Dec. 18, 2014

    Thursday, Dec. 25: Closed for the holiday!

    Thursday, Dec. 18: Walk-away the Pounds, 9 a.m.; Music Makers, 11 a.m.; GED help, 5 p.m.; homework help, 5 p.m.; ESL Class. 6 p.m.

    Friday, Dec. 19: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; library board meeting, noon; ornament making, 3:30 p.m.

    Saturday, Dec. 20: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; magic tournament, 1-4 p.m.

    Monday, Dec. 22: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; Zumba, 5:15 p.m.

  • Tomlinson retirement reception
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  • Community Calendar | Dec. 18, 2014

    Carrollton Homemakers Club meets at 10:30 a.m. at the Carroll County Extension Office on Floyd Drive.

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

    Carrollton Police Department and other agencies join for the annual Shop With A Cop program at 4:30 p.m. Children will be dropped off and picked up at the National Guard Armory.

    West Carroll Water District meets at 6 p.m. in the conference room at Carrollton Utilities, 225 Sixth St.