Today's News

  • Save Camp Kysoc fund could be used as grant match for grounds or donated

    Creating transparency about an unused Save Camp Kysoc fund was the purpose of retired Carroll County Judge-Executive Harold “Shorty” Tomlinson’s visit to Carroll County Fiscal Court April 12.

    “I want to start off saying I am not here to ask for anything,” Tomlinson said. “I now do not like any early morning meetings, and I had to think twice about which courthouse I had to go to.”

  • Carroll County Senior Calendar | April 14, 2016

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


    Friday, April 15: Cards and Games, 8:30 a.m.; YMCA/Silver Sneakers Splash, gym, 9:30 a.m.; lunch, noon; chair volleyball, cards and games, 12:30 p.m.

    Monday, April 18: Breakfast, 8:30 a.m.; rhythm drumming, 10:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; chair volleyball, cards and games, 12:30 p.m.; Friends Helping Friends weight loss support group, 4:30 p.m.

  • Trimble County woman dies in crash on Hwy. 36

    A Trimble County woman was killed in a two-vehicle collision Monday, April 11, on Hwy. 36 east in Carroll County.

  • Happy 70th birthday, Jimmy
  • Carroll County Middle School Honor Roll | April 14, 2016

    Sixth Grade All A’s

    Johana Cotero, Lylah Cox, Ashlyn Davis, Jaxon Hewitt, Layne Huesman, Abigayle Kuhn, Kylee Leach, Nicki Parrish, Megan Perkinson and Johnica Spenneberg.  


  • iLead students get real-world example of the importance of backup systems

    On March 30, the power went out at the iLead Academy, but the learning did not stop. Thanks to the ingenuity of the Carroll County School District’s information technology staff, iLead students were able to finish the day with their high-speed Internet connections and computers intact.

    While iLead is independent of the school district, CCSD personnel manage and maintain the network infrastructure of the academy. This includes the monitoring of wireless networks, server maintenance, filing for E-Rate services, software training and more.

  • Leaders to discuss the future of downtown

    Carrollton Main Street Program’s economic restructuring committee invites business and property owners in downtown Carrollton to attend a discussion tentatively entitled, “Downtown Carrollton: Where we are going and how do we get there.” The meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 12, at the second floor courtroom at the downtown courthouse.

    The discussion will include conducting a “SWOT” analysis on downtown, which stands for Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats.

  • Introducing the Carroll County Prom Court
  • Student of the week: Madisen Groves, third grade

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?
    “I really like Ms. Brown because of the way she teaches us.”
    What is your favorite subject and why?
    “Math is my favorite because it is more fun than reading.”
    What was the last book you read? 
    “Stink and the Guinea Pig: Squirrels on Wheels”
    What was the last movie you saw?  
    “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”

  • CAC Honor Roll | April 14, 2016

    Third Quarter Honor Roll

    First Grade All A’s

    Genesis Zuniga, Quinn Willhoite, Hannah Weedman and Ella Tiller.

    First Grade A/B

    Kylee McAlister, Miguel Cucio, Cheyanne Worley and Honey Anderson.

    Perfect attendance

    Emma Sprague, Hannah Weedman and Shaela Baker.

    Second Grade All A’s

    Jacoby Dukes, Kyan Johnson, Destin Noffsinger, Josh Shea, Katherine Southworth and Savannah Taylor.