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Today's News

  • New ministerial program will help veterans adjust on returning from combat

    I am very excited to announce a new ministry that is just getting off the ground here in Carrollton.  

    The Carroll County Ministerial Association has been working with the National Headquarters of Veterans Affairs to cate a training event to equip us with the spiritual tools necessary to reach out to our veterans.

  • KSP seeks applications for Trooper Island scholarship

    The Kentucky State Police is now accepting applications from Kentucky high school seniors who are interested in qualifying for $1,000 scholarships that can be used for education expenses beginning in the fall of 2012. To be considered, students must complete and submit all application materials, which are available on the KSP website at www.kentuckystatepolice.org by April 1, 2012.

  • Burgener attains 4.0 GPA at Gateway

    Timothy E. Burgener has attained a 4.0 GPA for the fall semester 2011, at Gateway Community & Technical College, in Florence, Ky. He has a 3.71 GPA overall. In November 2011 Burgener was inducted into the National Honor Society, where he currently serves as Vice-President of Scholarship for the local chapter and into Phi Theta Kappa. He will graduate with an Associates Degree in Industrial Maintenance in May 2012. Burgener lives in Worthville, Ky. with his wife Nita Malcomb Burgener,

  • Student of the week: Richie Hawkins

    What is your favorite thing about school?

    “Recess.”

    Who is your favorite teacher and why? 

    “Mrs. Dye.”

    What is your favorite book? 

    “T-Rex.”

    What is your favorite movie?  

    “Happy Feet”

    What do you like to do for fun? 

    “Play in the snow with Papaw.”

    Where do you want to go to college? 

  • Registration seminar planned for eighth graders who will attend CCHS this fall

    The Guidance Department of Carroll County High School is sponsoring a registration seminar for parents of students who will attend the high school next school year. 

    Current eighth grade parents and students will meet with the guidance counselor at 5 p.m. Thursday, March 8. The meeting will take place in the CCHS cafeteria.

  • CCHS students to present ‘Camelot’

    Carroll County High School theater department’s latest production will be the musical “Camelot.” The Lerner and Loewe play depicts the tale of King Arthur and the fictitious land of Camelot. The director for the local production is Jennifer Beach, and the choreographer is Cindy Hedges.

  • CCMS celebrates “Operation Preparation” with a variety of speakers and activities

    Students at Carroll County Middle School will glimpse the future when they participate in Operation Preparation activities March 12-16 as they learn firsthand about careers they are interested in from people who currently work in those careers.

  • Relay team raises $500 with contest

    The Kroger Relay for Life team thanks all the cutie pies that participated in this year’s Cutie Pie Contest. They raised $500 for the cause.

    First place girls: Brinna Stark, daughter of Timmy and Mallory Stark; second place, Evangeline Reynolds, daughter of Steve and Brittany Reynolds; and third place, Chloe Jean Harlamert, daughter of Samantha and Vince Harlamert.
    First place boys: Dawsen Roden, son of John and Jennifer Roden; second place, Darian Beach, son of James and Amy Brown; and third place, Brayden Chambers, son of Johnny Chambers.

  • Carroll County Senior Center - March 7, 2012

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

    Wednesday, March 7: Rummy tournament, 9:45 a.m.

    Thursday, March 8: Bunk-O, 10:30 a.m.; biscuits/gravy, 11:30 a.m.; advisory meeting, noon.

    Friday, March 9: Ice cream social, noon.

    Monday, March 12: Euchre, 9:30 a.m.

    Tuesday, March 13: Bingo, 10 a.m.; aging in place, 11 a.m.

  • Carroll County Public Library - March 7, 2012

    Wednesday, March 7: (Library Legislative Day in Frankfort): walk-away the pounds 9 a.m.; Yoga, 9:45 a.m.; Zumba, 5:15 p.m.

    Thursday, March 8: Walk away the pounds, 9 a.m.; music makers, 18 months and up, 11 a.m.; story hour, 4-6 years old, 1:30 p.m.; GED Help, 3:30 p.m.; homework help, 5 p.m.; ESL Class, 6 p.m.; United Authors Group, 6 p.m.

    Friday, March 9: Walk away the pounds, 9 a.m.; computer basics, 10:30 a.m.; beaded bracelet, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

    Saturday, March 10: Walk away the pounds, 9 a.m.; teen movie, “Hugo,” 2 p.m.