Today's News

  • Honoring school employees
  • Meadows promoted to full professor

    Carrollton resident Becky Lee Meadows, Ph.D., has been promoted to the rank of full Professor of English at St. Catharine College in St. Catharine, Ky.

    Meadows has taught higher education for 17 years and has taught at St. Catharine since August 2009.

    Meadows’s primary area of expertise is gothic and horror in culture, in particular in literature, art and film. She teaches English, humanities, philosophy, and theater at St. Catharine.

  • Discover Engineering Days

    Come visit the Cartmell Elementary library every Wednesday this summer break (starting in June) anytime between 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. (with the exception of June 17 and July 8) to participate in weekly contests inspired by “UK Engineering Day!” Cartmell students may also get a jump start on their AR points and checkout books.


    The following is a schedule of activities:

    Paper Airplane Design Contest (June 10)

    Barge Building Contest (June 24)

    Triangle Tower Contest (July 1)

  • Carroll County High School | June 11, 2015

    Ninth grade

    All A

    Autumn Adams, Abigail Aulbach, Sydney Ball, Emily Beach, Abagail Evans, Angela Gentry, Tayttum Horine, Damon Maines, Haley Martin, Faith McBurney, Elizabeth Meadows, Alec Mieske, Tiffany Molina, Grace Morgan and Chasity Taylor.


  • Carroll County Middle School Honor Roll | June 11, 2015

    Sixth grade

    All A

    Devin Benecke, Gabrielle Bowen, Maura Brands, Tammy Butcher, Karolina Chagnay, Gracie Craig, Dante Cruz, Kennedy Daigle, Taylor Franklin, Brandie Garcia, Mallory Gross, Danyn Johnson, Bailey Leap, Bailey Mefford, Deaton Oak, Kaitlyn Osborne, Hailey Robbins, Cheyenne Smith, Jeffery Winters and Lily Young.


  • Cartmell Honor Roll | June 11, 2015

    Third grade 

    All A

  • First Friday | June 2015
  • Valley Christian welcomes new minister

    Mr. Donnie Collings has recently accepted the preaching minister position at Valley Christian Church of Carrollton located at 817 Eleventh Street in Carrollton. This marks the beginning of his career in the ministry as a vocation.

  • Preserving produce: To can or to freeze?

    Soon, many vegetables and fruits will be ready for harvesting, and many gardeners will have more produce than they can readily eat. Those who want to preserve fresh, summer foods for later consumption will consider either freezing or canning the harvest. But is one way of preservation better than the other? The answer depends on the type of food you want to preserve. 

    If proper techniques and correct temperatures are used, frozen foods retain greater amounts of their vitamin content, natural color, flavor and texture.

  • Willhoite, Dickow could face contempt charges

    Contempt charges against Carrollton Police Chief Mike Willhoite and Officer Ron Dickow were put on hold by Special Judge Karen A. Thomas during their first appearance in Circuit Court on Thursday, June 3.

    If found in contempt, Willhoite and Dickow could each spend 179 days in jail for their alleged roles in putting a Carroll County inmate on a bus to Florida on April 23, rather than transporting him to Eastern State Hospital in Lexington, as had been ordered by District Court Judge Elizabeth Chandler.