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Today's News

  • What was the best gift you or your children gave or received this Christmas?

    “The best gift my family enjoyed this Christmas was the time we were able to share with my grandmother. She is truly our gift and our blessing.”

    Nicki Beckham

    Ghent, Ky.

     

    “The greatest gift I received was seeing the excitement on my daughter’s face as she played with all of her new toys, also having the day off and spending time with the ones I love most was pretty great also!!”

    Jenna Rose Bartley

    Carrollton, Ky.

     

  • Winn Leadership Day
  • Just hangin’ around ...

    Cartmell Elementary students met their goal of bringing in more than 3,000 items for the annual food drive. Their reward? Duct taping Assistant Principal Jonica Ray to the cafeteria wall! The event was originally scheduled for Dec. 6, but a snow day forced it to be rescheduled for Dec. 19.

  • Take time to thank God for blessings this new year

    The 12 days of Christmas are in full swing as we continue to focus on the true meaning of Christmas. We are celebrating with jubilee that most holy night when Jesus Christ, the Prince of Peace, was born among us. We are embracing the mystery of Jesus’ abiding presence with us—all the way to the end of time. We are glorying in the boundless joy that will be ours when we see Jesus face to face in the heavenly kingdom. How can news this good even begin to be celebrated in just one day! 

  • Carroll County Senior Center | Week of Jan. 2, 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.

     

    Wednesday, Jan. 1: Closed for New Years day. Thursday, Jan. 2: All day, deuce’s wild rummy, billiards, 8:30 a.m.; Bunk-O, 10 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.

    Friday, Jan. 3: All day, deuce’s wild rummy, billiards, 8:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; Euchre, 1 p.m.

  • Carroll County Community Calendar | Week of Jan. 2, 2014

    Thursday, Jan. 2

    Narcotics Anonymous meets at 6:30 p.m. every Thursday at Carrollton Christian Church, 310 Fifth St.

    Friday, Jan. 3

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

    Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 8 p.m. every Friday at the Warsaw First Christian Church, 207 W. High St., Warsaw.

    Caby M. Froman Club meets at noon at Butler Park lodge.

    Saturday, Jan. 4

  • Workshop gives educators a taste of Marine Corps. life

    Carroll County High School teachers Ben Crutcher and Daniel McCrocklin recently participated in the Marine Corps Educator Workshop at Parris Island, S.C.  The teachers completed a four-day program that gave them an overview of how recruits go through basic training.

    “It was a four-day whirlwind,” McCrocklin said. “The Marines definitely push the recruits mentally, physically and emotionally.”

  • School menu | Jan. 2, 2014

    This menu is for Cartmell Elementary and Kathryn Winn Primary schools.

     

    Jan. 2. Schools closed for the Holidays

    Jan. 3. Schools closed for the Holidays

    Monday, Jan. 6: Hot dog, bun, potato wedges, great Northern beans, apple and pears; breakfast: Breakfast pizza.

    Tuesday, Jan. 7: Chicken parmesan, prov. blend veggies, garden salad, breadstick, banana, pineapple tidbits; breakfast: Bacon egg cheese biscuit.

  • Student of the week: Jenny Mahoney, First grade (Long)

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “Learning because I find out things I didn’t know.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “Math because you learn about numbers.”

    What is your favorite book? 

    “Elf on the Shelf”

    What is your favorite movie?  

    “Spongebob”

    Where do you want to go to college? 

  • Deadline nears for financial aid in fall

    It’s not too early to begin preparing for the fall semester.

    If applying for financial aid the priority deadline for college financial aid is fast approaching and students needing aid for the Fall 2014 or Spring 2015 semesters should begin the application process now.