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Today's News

  • NAS sponsors e-waste recycling for computer equipment

    With the onset of autumn and school activities, many folks are initiating fall cleaning and may be discovering old computers, video games systems, TVs, printers, cell phones, stereos, batteries, etc that are no longer used or do not work.  

  • Vegas to shine at the Point for this year’s senior event

    It’s Vegas at the Point – for a full evening of “glitz and glamour” and “good food and entertainment” at this year’s senior event Thurs-day, Sept. 15. I hope all senior citizens reading this will come out to the senior event tomorrow evening at Point Park. The gates open at 4:30 p.m. followed by a delicious Vegas feast.

  • Phase 1 application period to run Sept. 29 to Oct. 14

    The Carroll County Agriculture Development Fund Inc. will be taking applications for Phase 1 Cost Share money starting on Thursday, Sept. 29 at 8 a.m. at the Carroll County Extension Office, 500 Floyd Drive, Carrollton.

    These applications will be available until Friday, Oct. 14 at 4:30 p.m. Applications will also be sent through the mail to farmers that are listed on the Extension agriculture database.

    The sign-up has a 25 percent-75 percent match, with a limit of $3,500.

  • Winner's Circle - Sept. 14, 2011
  • First Responder Appreciation
  • Carroll County District Court Public Records: Week of Sept. 14, 2011

    Items published in court news are public record. The News-Democrat publishes all misdemeanors, felonies and small-claims judgments recorded in district court, as well as all civil suits recorded in circuit court. Juvenile court cases are not published. Crime reports are provided by local law enforcement agencies. Charges or citations reported to the News-Democrat do not imply guilt.

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  • Sixth/seventh grade wins, eighth grade falls to Gallatin at home

    The middle school volleyball team split games with Gallatin County Thursday, as the sixth and seventh grade team won 2-0 and the eighth grade team lost 2-1.

    Head coach Emily Brown said she was really proud of the sixth and seventh graders (2-3) and how they rebounded after losing to Williamstown the game before.

  • Girls varsity place 2nd, boys 4th

    Haley Dermon won the junior varsity/middle school girls’ race with a time of 17 mins 39 secs in the Carroll cross country team’s first NCKC meet of the season on Sept. 6. The Lady Panthers finished the meet in second place behind Trimble, and the Panthers finished in fourth place. Also competing in the meet were Henry, Owen, Gallatin and Eminence.

  • Carroll County Community Calendar - Week of Sept. 14, 2011

    Wednesday, Sept. 14

    Carrollton Rotary Club holds its annual golf scramble at General Butler State Resort Park golf course. Teams play in morning and afternoon flights.

    Family Community Pharmacy Program will screen potential clients from 9-11 a.m. at the Northern Ky. Community Action Center, Highland Avenue. Call (502) 732-5253.

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

  • Student of the week: Amelia Napier

    The Cartmell Student of the Month for September is 5th grader Amelia Napier. The selection committe said that Amelia is a good citizen who tries her best every single day, is helpful to her classmates and teachers, and excels academically.

    What is your favorite thing about school? Math, I like doing multiplication problems. I'm pretty good at it.

    Who is your favorite teacher and why? Ms. Louden, because she's always helping with me with stuff I don't know how to do, and she is really nice.