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Today's News

  • Spinach, feta cheese make great pork recipe

    I do not know about you, but I have been busy putting up pickle relish.

    I have cucumbers coming out my ears, and that is remarkable since in the past I have told you how good we are at growing zucchini. 

    I picked a cucumber the other day that must weigh three pounds.  Of course, it wasn’t used for the relish.

  • Celebrating etiquette

    Carrollton Housing Authority held a dinner to celebrate youngsters’  desire to learn etiquette, manners and proper eating techniques. The event, hosted by housing authority director Ray Clem, pictured at left standing, was held in their offices July 14. They all enjoyed a full-course meal together.

  • Pearl of great price buried deep in time of ‘me first’

    Solomon was dreaming about his new ministry as king of God’s people Israel. King David, his father, had been a most worthy leader, and Solomon wanted so much to follow in his father’s footsteps and govern well.

    This young king understood the awesome privilege and responsibility he was facing (1 Kings 3:5-9).

  • Carroll County Community Calendar - Week of July 27, 2011

    Wednesday, July 27

    Carrollton Rotary Club meets every Wednesday at noon at Butler Park lodge.

    AA Big Book study groups meets every Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Carrollton Christian Church, 310 Fifth St.

    Cartmell Elementary School Site Based Decision Making Council meets at 3:30 p.m. at the school.

    Bingo at American Legion, Fifth Street, Carrollton, every Wednesday. Doors open at 5 p.m. (502) 732-4941. Everyone welcome.

    Thursday, July 28

  • Readers on vacation - July 27, 2011
  • Many students work hard during the summer

    For many students, the end of the school year does not mean an end to time spent with a teacher.

    In fact, hundreds work as hard during summer vacation as they do during the rest of the year. Two of the most popular programs Kentucky offers are Governor’s Scholars and the Governor’s School for the Arts, both of which give select high school students a chance to spend several weeks on a college campus with others as driven as they are.

  • Sample issue offers look at what we do

    This issue of The News-Democrat is special in two ways. First, it contains everything families need to prepare for the new school year that begins Aug. 10.

    Today’s B-section features information on each of Carroll County’s schools, the 2011-12 bus routes and loads of stories to help you prepare for that first day.

  • Honor roll honorees
  • Events mark beginning of a school year

    As the calendar approaches Aug. 10, the first day of school for students, several back-to-school events are scheduled to help students and families start the 2011-12 academic year smoothly.

     One of the most anticipated events is a community open house of Richard B. Cartmell Elemen-tary School Saturday, July 30, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.

  • Experience boosts Panther golf team

    The Carroll County boys’ golf team hopes to ride its end-of-the-year success into this season. The Panthers won three in a row to end 2010 and boasts three seniors on this year’s squad.

    “It’s the first time I’ve had a bunch of seniors in a while,” head coach Warren McEuen said.