Today's News

  • CAC hosts live nativity scene
  • District communications keep the surprise out of snow days

    While Mother Nature loves a surprise, the Carroll County School District is working to keep school closings as unsurprising as possible.

    One Call Now, Facebook, Twitter, the district website and the communications app are all being used to keep parents and community members informed about school closings. With one snow day already on the books this year, staying tuned in to district communications is the best way for parents and community members to stay up to speed on future snow day closings.

  • Visits with Santa

    Kathryn Winn Primary first-graders told Santa Claus what they wanted for Christmas during their visit to General Butler State Resort Park Dec. 2.

  • Christmas songs spread cheer in holiday season

    What is your favorite Christmas song? Certain songs are toe-tappin.’ Others stir up strong emotion. But all Christmas music, in particular, is magical.

    Many of us have strong opinions on what we believe is good Christmas music versus just plain obnoxious. But all of them evoke some sort of memory. The magic transports us to another place and time.

    Christmas is filled with all sorts of traditions and memories, and music traditions are no exception.

  • Retired teachers donate to local food pantry

    Carroll County Retired Teachers Association met on Friday, Nov. 21 at Two Rivers Restaurant with 13 members and a guest, Allen Schuler Fifth District president, in attendance.

  • Wright, Moravec married Dec. 6

    Matthew Darrell Wright and Naomi Elizabeth Moravec were united in marriage Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014, at the Theilman Opera House near Wabasha, Minn., before family and friends from several states.

    Matt is the son of Darrell and Debbie Wright of Sanders, Ky. and Naomi is the daughter of Dan and MJ Moravec of Wabasha.

  • Senior Calendar | Dec. 11, 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. 11: All day, deuce’s wild rummy, billiards, starting at 8:30 a.m.; Bunk-o, 10 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; Advisory meeting, noon; 12 Days of Christmas, noon.

  • School menu | Dec. 11, 2014

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


    Thursday, Dec. 11: Breakfast: chicken biscuit; lunch: rotini with meat sauce, breadstick, tossed salad, broccoli, grapes or applesauce.

    Friday, Dec. 12: Breakfast: cinnamon rolls; lunch: chicken patty with bun, lettuce, tomato, pickle, broccoli, baked beans, orange or peaches. Carroll County High School and middle school will offer: chicken filet with bun, peas.

  • Can Food Drive
  • CCHS Band Concert Dec. 12

    The Carroll County High School Band will perform its annual winter concert at 2 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 14, in the high school gymnasium.

    The concert will include performances by the high school concert band, symphonic band, jazz band and steel band. Selections will include several band classics and a medley of “Santa Claus is Coming to Town,” “Silver Bells,” “Rudolph, The Red-nosed Reindeer” and “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas.”