Today's News

  • CMD, Gibson Angus Farms join American Angus Association

    CMD Angus Farm and Gibson Angus Farms, both of Ghent, Ky., are new members of the American Angus Association®, reports Allen Moczygemba, CEO of the national breed organization headquartered in Saint Joseph, Mo.

    The American Angus Association, with more than 25,000 active adult and junior members, is the largest beef breed association in the world. Its computerized records include detailed information on over 18 million registered Angus.

  • Carrollton named “Tree City” 23rd year
  • School Menu | May 12, 2016

    This menu is for Kathryn Winn Primary and Cartmell Elementary Schools, changes for Carroll County High School and Middle School will be italicized.

    Thursday, May 12: Breakfast: Chicken biscuit or mini cinnis and apple; lunch: Pizza crunchers, garden salad, steamed peas, grapes or pineapple tidbits.

  • Stumbo, end fight on vetoes

    By The Courier-Journal

    House Speaker Greg Stumbo is grandstanding. Plain and simple. And it’s time to bring an end to it.

  • State makes strides on education issues

    A quarter-century ago, Kentucky had nowhere to go but up when it came to the education levels of adults 25 and older.

    Only two-thirds had graduated from high school, and less than a sixth had earned a bachelor’s degree.  No state had a lower combined percentage.

  • Child Abuse Awareness 2016
  • Two killed in Carroll County wreck on I-71

    Two people were killed and another seriously injured during the early morning hours of Wednesday May 11, in a single vehicle accident on I-71 in Carroll County.
    Kentucky State Police dispatchers received a call at 1:58 a.m. Wednesday morning of a single vehicle collision on I-71 at the 39 mile marker northbound, according to a news release.  

  • Back in black (and gold): Carroll, Owen relive ‘glory days’ with alumni game

    Carroll County former football players will suit up–some for the first time since high school–and take the field for an alumni football game against Owen County at 7 p.m. May 14 at Panther Field.

    Alumni Football USA has hosted more than 1,000 games in 24 states over the past 29 years. The games are used as a fundraiser for local communities, and Saturday night’s game will benefit the Carroll County High School football program.

  • Judge weighs dismissal after Kinman hearing

    About a year and a half after his indictment, Carroll County Sheriff Jamie Kinman appeared in Carroll County Circuit Court May 10, with his lawyer, J. Guthrie True, for an evidentiary hearing regarding True’s motion to quash or dismiss the indictment. The motion was originally filed Nov. 20, 2015. Kinman was indicted Nov. 3, 2014, for tampering with physical evidence and second-degree official misconduct.

  • County speed limits set for use of golf carts, ATVs

    Carroll County roads now have posted speed limits and new requirements on the use of golf carts and all-terrain vehicles on them.

    Carroll County Fiscal Court approved both ordinances on second reading Tuesday at its regular meeting. Judge-Executive Bobby Lee Westrick and Magistrate Kerry Graham also are reaching out to cities in the county by offering them a sample ordinance on golf carts and ATVs for their consideration. They appeared before Carrollton City Council Monday night.