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Today's News

  • Thomas More College hosts Preview Day on Feb. 17

    Thomas More College welcomes all high school juniors and seniors to attend a Spring Preview Day on Monday, Feb. 17 at 3-5 p.m. in the Administration Building on Thomas More’s campus in Crestview Hills.  

  • Five students make EKU’s president’s list

    Five local students at Eastern Kentucky University are among 1,248 who earned President’s List honors for the Fall 2013 semester.

    Local students honored are: Lauren Nicole Holloway of Carrollton, a freshman pre-occupational science major; Jacob Allen Blair of Bedford, a junior journalism major; Brian Jordan Hemmer of Bedford, a senior aviation major; Karen Denise Popp of Bedford, a senior general studies arts and sciences major; and Sandi D. Magby of Milton, a junior paralegal science major.

  • Eight from area make EKU dean’s fall list

    Eight local students are among the 2,976 at Eastern Kentucky University who received Dean’s List honors for the fall 2013 semester.

  • School menu | Feb. 13, 2014

    This menu is for Cartmell Elementary and Kathryn Winn Primary Schools. Carroll County High School and Middle Schools are the same, except as noted.

     

    Thursday, Feb. 13: Pork bites, California blend veggies, pinto beans, roll, apple and baked pears; breakfast: Sausage biscuit.

    Friday, Feb. 14: Sloppy Joe on bun or corndog bites, potato wedges, kale, peach cups and fruit cocktail; breakfast: Donuts.

    Monday, Feb. 17: Chicken tenders, mashed potatoes, green beans, roll, orange and pineapple tidbits; breakfast: Breakfast pizza.

  • Student of the week: Haily Raisor, Fourth grade

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “My favorite thing about school is math because you can learn all kinds of things. You can do fun things to learn math.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “My favorite subject is science because you can learn about the weather and things you have never learned before.”

    What was the last book you read? 

    “The Haunting of Grade Three”

  • Students can now learn Latin, Chinese and German

    Carroll County High School is now offering more classes than ever, including three new languages: Latin, Chinese and German. Students can take these and many other new courses at the Center of Accelerated Learning.

  • NAMI offers local 12-week course

    The National Alliance for Mental Illness is offering a free 12-week educational course for families and friends with members who suffer from mental illness.

  • Yocum promoted to colonel in U.S. Army

    Lt. Col. Mike Yocum was promoted to the rank of colonel in the U.S. Army in a ceremony Jan. 10, at Fort Belvoir, Va.  Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army for Force Management and Manpower Gwen DeFilippi presided over the ceremony.  

    Yocum was born in Carroll County  and  is the son of Jim and Shelby Yocum of Harrodsburg. 

  • Carroll County Senior Center | Week of Feb. 13, 2014

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

     

    Thursday, Feb. 13: All day, deuce’s wild rummy, billiards, starting at 8:30 a.m.; Bunk-O, 10 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.

    Friday, Feb. 14: 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.

  • Carroll County Public Library Calendar | Feb. 13, 2014

    Thursday, Feb. 13: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; music makers, 11 a.m.; computer walk-in help, 2-4 p.m.; GED help, 4 p.m.; homework help, 5 p.m.; ESL class, 6 p.m.

    Friday, Feb. 14: Valentine’s Day, walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; knit and crochet, 3:30 p.m..

    Saturday, Feb. 15: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; genealogy class, 10 a.m. to noon; magic tournament, 1-4 p.m.; teen movie, “Ender’s Game,” 2 p.m.