Today's News

  • 4-H camp is an important way to help youth develop proper skills

    I realize that 2017 is not yet here, but planning for the future is exciting, so let’s talk about summer: 4-H Camp. Carroll County 4-H campers will again camp with Gall-atin, Owen, Kenton and Grant Counties at North Central 4-H camp in Carlisle, Kentucky.

    The date is July 3-7 and the cost is $200.

    Campers are to be 9 through 14 by the camp date.

    We are assigned to two boy’s cabins and two girl’s cabins so if you are interested, please call (732-7030) and let Rhonda know you are interested and she will send you the proper forms.

  • New reporting rules affect Veterinary Feed Directory

    The new Veterinary Feed Directive will go into effect on Jan. 1, issued by the Food and Drug Administration.

    There are two important principles that will change the way all livestock producers will obtain feeds containing antibiotics.  The first principle limits “medically important antimicrobial drugs” to uses in animals that are considered “necessary for assuring animal health.”  These uses include the treatment, control, and prevention of disease but do not include improved weight gain or feed efficiency.

  • Champions Awards
  • Roads Scholar honors
  • Bank’s CEO named community banker of the year

    American Banker, an essential resource for breaking news, research, data, and opinion content for about 560,000 senior executives in the banking and financial services industry nationwide, recently recognized German American’s CEO, Mark Schroeder, as one of three 2016 Community Bankers of the Year in its annual Best In Banking series.

    American Banker recognized Schroeder for his leadership in strategic acquisitions of smaller community banks, while maintaining an effective community banking model focused on customer relationships.

  • Senior Calendar | Dec. 29, 2016

    The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, Frances Steurer, Center Manager, (502) 732-7026; e-mail: carrollcty@twcbc.com. Breakfast is served 8:30 a.m. Monday and Wednesday, call to make a reservation, lunch is served at 11:30 a.m. each day, please call to make reservation to eat lunch the following day.

    Thursday, Dec. 29: Cards and games and color therapy, 8 a.m.; arthritis exercise, 9:30 a.m.; bingo, 10:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; chair volleyball, cards and games, 12:30 p.m.; shopping at Walmart and Kroger, 2 p.m.

  • Carroll County Public Library | Dec. 29, 2016

    Fine Amnesty Month, this is the month when you get to clean up fines and help out a neighbor at the same time. Donations will benefit the No. Ky. Community Action Center. For more information call (502) 732-7020.

    New events/Programming

    Thursday, Dec. 29: Family movie, “The Storks”, 2 p.m. and projects half done, PHd’s 2-4 p.m.

    Friday, Dec. 30: Family movie, “Miss Peregrine’s School”, 2 p.m.

    Tuesday, Jan. 3: noon until 6 p.m. Kynect Assistance


  • NRCS makes $360,000 available for state conservation projects

    USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service has announced the availability of up to $260 million for partner proposals to improve the nation’s water quality, combat drought, enhance soil health, support wildlife habitat and protect agricultural viability. The funding is being made available through NRCS’ innovative Regional Conservation Partnership Program (RCPP) and applicants must be able to match the federal award with private or local funds.

  • Grant helps animal shelters improving feline save rates

    A grant to the Northern Kentucky Area Development District from the Joanie Bernard Foundation has been helping Northern Kentucky animal shelters reduce the euthanasia rate of cats through a regional spay/neuter program.

  • School Menu | Dec. 29, 2016

    This menu is for Kathryn Winn Primary and Cartmell Elementary Schools, changes for Carroll County High School and Middle School will be italicized.

    Dec. 29: Closed for Winter break

    Monday, Jan. 2: Breakfast: Breakfast pizza or cereal or mini cinnis; lunch: Chicken tenders, mashed potatoes, green beans with roll and applesauce.

    Tuesday, Jan. 3: Breakfast: Bacon, egg, cheese biscuit or mini doughnuts or fruit pocket; lunch: Pizza, garden salad, corn and apple.