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Today's News

  • Cross country finishes season at NCKC Championship

    The Panther Running Team finished their season at the NCKC Championship Meet on Tuesday, Oct. 9 at Owen County.

    The Panthers were very short-handed due to fall break, with only Austin Crowell and Austin Crank competing.

    Crowell had a strong showing, finishing with a new personal best and season best of 19:31.5 in the very hilly course. He finished in 14th place in the race.

    Crank finished in the top 30 in a very difficult race with a time of 22:53.3.

  • Carroll Faces | Oct. 24, 2012
  • Lunch menu | Oct. 24, 2012

    Menu is subject to change due to availability of food, breakfast is offered daily, milk, juice, toast, cereal.

    Thursday, Oct. 25: Breakfast for lunch, sausage, biscuit, gravy, hashbrowns, baked apples and milk; breakfast, pancakes, bacon.

    Friday, Oct. 26: Hot dog with bun, mashed potatoes, sauerkraut, peas, fruit and milk; breakfast, breakfast pizza.

    Monday, Oct. 29: Chicken, buttered noodles, green beans, pears, hot rolls and milk; breakfast, mini pancakes in a bag.

  • Carroll County Senior Center - Oct. 24, 2012

    The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, (502) 732-7026.

     

    Wednesday, Oct. 24, Shingles presentation with free lunch provided by Beringer’s Pharmacy in Warsaw, 10:45 a.m.;  computer help with Amy, 1 p.m.

    Thursday, Oct. 25: Bunk-O 10:30 a.m.

    Friday, Oct. 26: Halloween trivia with Amy, 11 a.m.

    Monday, Oct. 29: Scary movie Monday, 9:30 a.m.; Euchre/Rook, 10 a.m.

    Tuesday, Oct. 30: Sweet tooth bingo provided by the Waters of Clifty Falls, 10 a.m.

  • High school cheerleaders finish in 2nd place
  • Student of the week: Kassidy Perry

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “Being with my friends and the education.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “Pre-calculus because math is  my best subject and my pre-cal teacher makes the class fun.”

    What was the last book you read? 

    “Insurgent”

    What was the last movie you saw?  

    “Here comes the boom”

    Where do you want to go to college? 

  • Winn Principal Wise, named Kentucky Teacher’s October Leader of the Month

    Every morning in the Kathryn Winn Primary School gymnsasium, Principal Gerda Wise leads students in a college chant before they leave for their classrooms.

    “Hey, first grade. When are you going to college?” Wise asks.

    “We are going to college to get some knowledge in 2024,” students reply.

    Wise repeats the college chant for remaining grades, and each answers with the year of their high school graduating class.

  • Hughes remembered as gentle soul, with a flare of flamboyance

    It was 1982, shortly after I began working at the Carroll County Public Library, trying hard to put names with faces and learn the ins and outs of Carrolton when my most unique patron walked in with her young son.

    I think it would be correct to say hers was the brightest plumage and hers the most unforgettable face I had yet encountered. 

    Her name was Daisy and she had the sweetest smile. Her hair was a red not found in nature, but that was wonderful on her.

  • Students oppose drugs with Red Ribbon week

    Red Ribbon Week is Oct. 22-29, and red ribbons have been distributed to each student in the Carroll County School system. The students have dressed in their favorite college attire, future career clothes, and today, they will be decked out in red.

    Students in each school made “The Best Me is Drug Free” posters, many of which are displayed in over 20 businesses in Carrollton.

  • Carroll County Community Calendar - Week of Oct. 24, 2012

    Wednesday, Oct. 24

    The State Health Insurance Assistance Program offers prescription drug plan comparison assistance for Medicare beneficiaries at Carroll County Public Library. Free. Participants must make an appointment by calling (502) 732-7020.

    Carroll County Fiscal Court holds a special meeting at 9:30 a.m. to open sidewalk project bids.

    Carrollton City Council holds a special meeting at 10 a.m. at city hall.

    Carrollton Rotary Club meets at noon at the General Butler State Resort Park lodge.