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Today's News

  • New city building hits snag due to unexpected cost

    Engineer David Eberenz, with Heritage Engineering LLC, brought construction plans and bids for the new Ghent city building to the Ghent Commission special meeting Sept. 26, for the board’s approval.

    The bids came in higher than expected, over $434,000 from the lowest bidder of Perkins/Carmack Construction LLC out of Milford, Ohio.

  • Carroll County Public Library | Oct. 5, 2017

    The Carroll County Public Library is located at 136 Court Street in Carrollton. Every day after school, the community room is open to tweens and teens to relax, visit with friends and enjoy activities, snacks, games, movies, Netflix, etc. Virtual Reality games are popular and they will have new ones to try out, Monday through Friday from 3:30 – 5 p.m.

    A Halloween party will be held Tuesday, Oct. 31, at 11 a.m. during Story-Hour. Wear costumes.

  • Governor's Scholars 2017

    Parents: Brian and Barbi Ball

    Future plans: To attend a four year college pursuing a program involving International Relations.

    What did you study at GSP and why did you study that particular subject?

  • Governor's Scholars 2017

    Parents: Dawn and Eric Newcomer

    Future plans: “I plan to attend the University of Louisville.”

    What did you study at GSP and why did you study that particular subject?

  • Real newspapers, real news

    “Real Newspapers, Real News” is the theme of this year’s National Newspaper Week (Oct. 1-7.) Indeed, there’s always been lots of “real” at newspapers. Real stories, real journalism, real work, real deadlines, real honesty, real facts, real changes and, now, real threats.

  • Seeking ways to curb drug use

    In many ways, it is impossible to calculate the true cost of the drug epidemic that has grown exponentially since the turn of the century.

  • Carrollton’s Got Talent
  • Faces from the Carroll County Fall Festival
  • Volleyball falls to Owen, 3-1

    Mistakes piled up for the Lady Panthers in their 3-1 (19-25, 25-20, 16-25, 22-25) loss to Owen County Sept. 28.

    “Lots of silly mistakes,” head coach Lynn Eaglin said. “I can’t [complain about] lack of effort. It was there. We just made a few silly mistakes. We had some new people in new positions due to absences, and things like that will happen when they’re in a new role. We just couldn’t capitalize on anything because we kept making silly mistakes all around. … “It wasn’t just a couple people, it was all over.”

  • School menu | Oct. 5, 2017

    Oct. 2-6: Fall break, No School.

    Monday, Oct. 9: Breakfast: Cereal with toast or mini doughnuts or Pop Tarts, apple; Lunch: Chicken filet, or spicy chicken filet on bun, tomato/broccoli cup, ships and apple.

    Tuesday, Oct. 10: Breakfast: Omelet with bacon and toast or banana bread or Pop Tarts and orang; Lunch: Country fired steak or chicken Parmesan, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, roll, peach halves or banana.