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Today's News

  • Lady Panthers win big on the road, 64-10

    The Lady Panthers routed the Lady Warriors on their home floor, 64-10, Saturday. Makena Kindoll led Carroll with 19 points, while Kayla Williamson and Kelsey Ogden also hit double-figures with 11 points each.

    The Lady Panthers (6-15) (4-10, 3-5) forced 49 turnovers and committed just 18 of their own. They shot just 32 percent from the field, but took more than five times as many shots as the Lady Warriors (6-15) (0-8, 0-7). Carroll was 25-78, while Eminence was just 2-15 for the game.

     

    Carroll County (64)

  • Panthers defeat Warriors 47-43

    The Panthers committed 30 fouls, but still managed to pull out their first district win of the season on the road against Eminence, 47-43, Saturday.

    Dallas Gibson and Trey Boles led the way for Carroll County (8-10) (2-8, 1-7), scoring 18 and 14 points, respectively. The Warriors’ (6-18) (1-10, 0-6) Brandon Mitchell was the game’s leading scorer with 24 points.

  • Ladies drop close game to Spencer

    Spencer County’s inside post play and ability to get to the free throw line earned them the W in a tight game against the Carroll County Lady Panthers Tuesday, Jan. 24.

    Lady Bears’ sophomore MacKenzie Myers scored 17 points and hit 9-14 free throws. The Lady Panthers guard/forward-hybrids did their best to battle with her on the inside, but Myers was just too strong to handle.

  • Ladies drop close game to Spencer

    Spencer County’s inside post play and ability to get to the free throw line earned them the W in a tight game against the Carroll County Lady Panthers Tuesday, Jan. 24.

    Lady Bears’ sophomore MacKenzie Myers scored 17 points and hit 9-14 free throws. The Lady Panthers guard/forward-hybrids did their best to battle with her on the inside, but Myers was just too strong to handle.

  • Soccer realignment official, will go into effect next season

    Beginning with the 2012 season, regional alignments for boys’ and girls’ soccer will resemble those of the other sanctioned team sports in a measure approved at the meeting of the KHSAA Board of Control Jan. 25.

    For Carroll County, this means a more level playing field for district play.

    Carroll is now a part of the new Region 8 District 31 with Gallatin County, Henry County and Owen County. Previously, the Panthers were in District 16 with Martha Layne Collins, North Oldham, Oldham County, Shelby County, South Oldham and Spencer County.

  • School menu: Feb. 1, 2012

    Assorted milk flavors are offered daily, menu is subject to change due to availability of food:

     

    Wednesday, Feb. 1: Homemade chili, grilled cheese, mixed vegetables with dip, oranges, banana pudding and milk; breakfast, chicken on a biscuit.

    Thursday, Feb. 2: Hamburger, bun, French fries, lettuce, pickle, baked beans, fresh fruit, chocolate chip cookie and milk; breakfast, breakfast pizza.

    Friday, Feb. 3: Shrimp poppers, mac and cheese, coleslaw, broccoli, peaches and milk; breakfast, donuts with icing.

  • JCTC offers free GED, college foundation classes

    Jefferson Community Technical College Adult Education Program is now offer Free GED classes. Registration is Tuesday and Wednesday at 10 a.m. or by appointment. Daytime classes will be held Mondays and Wednesdays 9-10 a.m., Reading;10-11 a.m., Language; and 11 to noon Math. Evening classes will be held Mondays and Tuesdays, 5-6 p.m., Open Tutoring Lab; and 6-8 p.m. Language Arts/Reading, Math.

    Free summer college foundation classes will be offered beginning June 5 on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

    For more information contact JCTC, (502) 732-7102.

  • Student news: Feb. 1, 2012

    Three earn honors from EKU dean, president

    Eastern Kentucky University has announced that three students from Carroll County earned President’s List and Dean’s List honors for the Fall 2011 semester.

    The list includes, Jillian Leigh Butcher, a sophomore, from Carrollton, majoring in pre-nursing; Neil Michael Gruber, a senior, from Carrollton, majoring in Biology Pre-Veterinary Science; and Cassaundra Louise Ogden, a senior, from Sanders, majoring in Elementary Education Teaching.

  • Student of the week: Mable Pyles

    What is your favorite thing about school?
    “Recess.”
    Who is your favorite teacher and why? 
    “Mrs. Hodge and her puppet friend Popageno.”
    What was the last book you read? 
    “Dora the Explorer.”
    What was the last movie you saw? 
    “Milo and Ottis.”
    What do you like to do for fun? 
    “Play games.”

  • Winn students become math wizards with ‘Math Facts in a Flash’

    Outside the cafeteria at Kathryn Winn Primary School, a couple of first grade students gather around a poster of a pointed wizard’s cap hanging on the wall. The large cut-out cap has about 15 small cardboard wizard caps stuck to it with Velcro, each with a different student’s first name written on it. Thirty-one wizard caps line both sides of the hall, each one representing a higher level of mathematical wizardry.