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Today's News

  • Troopers arrest Worthville fugitive

    A prisoner who walked away from the Bluegrass Development Center in Richmond, Ky., has been captured by Kentucky State Police Troopers in Carroll County.

    Russell Allen Helm, 33, from Worthville, Ky., was apprehended Tuesday at 12:30 p.m. at 811 Happy Hollow Lane in Worthville.

    Helm had walked away from the center on Thursday, Sept. 20, according to a KSP news release. 

    Also arrested with Helm was Latosha Marcum, 24, of Worthville.

  • Use care with pumpkins to prevent damage to the fruit

    Happy fall! The Autumanl Equinox—the moment when the sun appears to cross the celestial equator—occurred this past Saturday, Sept. 22.

    The change in the seasons is the beginning of many things to come:  crop harvest, cooler temperatures, layers of clothing, shorter days, rich fall colors, and frost.

  • Monk and Marsh EIP application moves on

    Design and Review Board voted 4-0 to recommend Monk and Marsh’s Enterprise Incentive Program application to Carrollton City Council at a special meeting held Monday night.

    Jim Monk missed the reguarly scheduled meeting because of a prior engagement, and the ordinance states the person applying for the grant money must attend the DRB meeting.

  • Better health through eating, mind, activity series set

    Would you like to lose that extra weight, learn to eat healthier and develop better health habits? This is your chance.

     I will be teaching this special program to all interested adults 4:30-6 p.m., Wedne-sdays starting Oct. 10-Nov. 28 at the Carroll County Exten-sion office to help you take control of your personal health eating, mind and activity habits. Teaching with me is Becky Wilson, RN, with Three Rivers District Health Department.

    This is an interactive program where participants set personal goals to improve their health.

  • Tokar earns president’s list honors

    Morgan Elizabeth Tokar of Hillsboro, Ohio, an Early Childhood Pre K-3 major, was named recently to the Shawnee State University President’s List for the Spring Semester 2012.

    To be named to the list, students must be full-time and have achieved a grade point average of 4.0.

    Tokar is the daughter of Art and Diane (Adcock) Tokar formerly of Carroll County and the granddaughter of Marcella M. Adcock, a livelong resident of Carroll County, and the late Lawson J. Adcock.

  • Student of the week: Amanda Ashcraft

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “The  exciting teachers and students. When you have teachers and peers that are fun and exciting, it makes the day go by faster.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “Science, because those were and are the classes I have the most fun in.”

    What was the last book you read?

    “The Shack” by W.M. Paul Young

     

  • Lunch menu | Sept. 26, 2012

    Menu is subject to change due to availability of food. Breakfast is offered daily, milk, juice, toast, cereal. Papa John’s is back, Cartmell on Oct. 23, middle school Oct. 16 and high school, Oct. 2.

     

    Monday, Oct. 1: Chicken fingers, French fries, buttered peas, red apples and milk; breakfast, egg, cheese biscuit.

    Tuesday, Oct. 2: Assorted pizza, corn, tossed salad with dressing, fruit and milk; breakfast, sausage pancake.

  • Giving back to those who serve
  • Conway urges everyone to fight bullying at school, online

    With school back in session, Attorney General Jack Conway, the Kentucky Center for School Safety and the Kentucky Suicide Prevention Group  are urging Kentucky students, parents and educators to help fight bullying and harassment at school and online.

  • Sheriff thanks community for support