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Today's News

  • Health fair offers free, reduced-price screening, other medical information

    The third annual Carroll County Health and Safety Fair is 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 26, at the Kentucky National Guard Armory on State Hwy. 227 in Carrollton.

    The free event is sponsored by the Carroll County Community Development Corporation’s Health and Safety Partnership, in collaboration with Carroll County Memorial Hospital, Three Rivers District Health Department and Green Valley Care Center.

    The event provides family friendly information to residents in Carroll and surrounding counties about how to be healthy and stay safe.

  • THIS WEEK AT THE LIBRARY

    Wednesday, March 16: 9:30 a.m., Walk Away the Pounds; 10 a.m.-noon, sewing room.
     

    Thursday, March 17: 9:30 a.m., Walk Away the Pounds;11 a.m., music nakers, for ages 18 months and up; 1:30 p.m., story hour, for ages from 4-6 years old; 4 p.m., yoga group; 4 p.m., GED help; 5 p.m., homework help; 6 p.m., ESL class.
     

    Friday, March 18: 9:30 a.m., Walk Away the Pounds; 6 p.m., Friday night music, Open Mic Night.
     

  • SENIOR CALENDAR

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

  • WINNERS CIRCLE

    Dr. Georgia Heise and Jim Thaxton receive an award on behalf of the Three Rivers District Health Department at the Kentucky Public Health Association Conference last week. Three Rivers received one of the coveted Commissioner of Public Health awards from Dr. William Hacker, center, Kentucky's Commissioner of Public Health.

  • School Lunch Menu

    Wednesday, March 16: Country-fried steak, mashed potatoes, lima beans, white gravy, biscuit and milk.
    Thursday, March 17: Chicken nuggets, macaroni and cheese, peas, fresh fruit, chocolate pudding with topping and milk.
    Friday, March 18: Hamburger, bun, lettuce and pickle, baked beans, tuna sandwich, french fries, applesauce and milk.
    Monday, March 21: Chicken fingers, roasted potatoes, green beans, fruit, hot roll, butter and milk.

  • Painting for Prom

  • Student News

    Kelly Simmons of Carrollton received a bachelor’s degree in education from Berea College on Dec. 22.
    Helen Matthews Lewis, Ph.D., spoke at the commencement and encouraged seniors to address economic concerns, exploitation of fossil fuels, consumerism and other societal issues.
    Lewis is a founder of the Appalachian Studies Association and earned her doctorate at Berea College.

  • City Council briefs

    Ordinance changing 3rd Street
    to two-way street delayed

  • Sheriff's Office News

    Child support offender
    arrested in Boone Co.

  • ‘Hard Work Café’ offers safe, fun after-hours place for CCHS students

    When classes dismiss at Carroll County High School, many students remain at school for several more hours to participate in sports and other extracurricular activities.
    Whether its play practice, band rehearsal or a basketball game, students sometimes spend a lot of time waiting for their evening activities to begin or waiting for their parents to pick them up.
    In a newly renovated space adjoining the cafeteria, stage and gymnasium, students will have a safe and comfortable place to wait. Principal John Leeper calls it the Hard Work Café.