Today's News

  • Readers on Vacation | Fernandez
  • Port William Historical Society to raise funds for Masterson House

    The Port William Historical Society met July 25, at the Masterson House with 18 people in attendance. President Deborah Garrett called the meeting to order. The minutes of the May meeting were approved. The treasurer’s report was tabled until the next meeting.

  • Carroll County Public Library | Aug. 3, 2017

    The Carroll County Public Library will offer “Food for Fines:” refresh your account with the Back-to-School fine amnesty. Bring any one of the following items from Aug. 1-15: mixed vegetables, canned carrots, pork and beans, canned soup and/or canned ravioli. Each item brought in will reduce your fine by $5. Please check expiration dates, as expired food will not be accepted.

  • Senior Calendar | Aug. 3, 2017

    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 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, Aug 3: Cards, games and color therapy, 8:30 a.m.; Bingo, 10:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; chair volleyball, cards and games, 12:30 p.m.

  • 4-H grows children into young leaders

    “A hundred years from now it will not matter what my bank account was, the sort of house I lived in, or the kind of car I drove... but the world may be different because I was important in the life of a child.” - Forest E. Witcraft.

  • Extension Homemakers – The place to be

    It is the time of year again that the Carroll County Extension Homemakers are recruiting new members. The association is a volunteer organization that works with the Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service to help improve the quality of life for families and Kentucky communities through leadership development, service and education. Any full or part-time homemaker, male or female, teenager or senior citizen and in-between may belong.

  • Panther Kick-Off Orientation Aug. 14

    This is the 14th year that Carroll County High School will be offering the “Panther Kick-Off” orientation as a freshman transition experience.

    Registration for the event will begin at 12:30 p.m.

    Panther Kick-Off 2017 is a half-day orientation event for incoming ninth-grade students that is led by a staff of Panther Kick-Off Mentors (P-KOMs) and administrators. It runs from 1-5 p.m.

    Freshmen will receive their schedules and meet their student mentors and teachers.

  • Bus safety tips for parents

    To help keep your children safe, below are important tips to teach them:

    • Arrive at the bus stop five minutes before the bus is scheduled to arrive.

    • Have all items in their book bag before they leave home so they do not drop anything.

    •Wait at the bus stop in a safe place, 10-12 feet away from the road.

    •Keep electronic equipment packed away as they prepare to board. Never use an electronic device or wear ear buds when walking to the bus stop or when getting on or off the bus.

  • Illegal passing guidelines for school buses

    Per KRS 189.370 - Passing stopped school or church bus


    If any school or church bus used in the transportation of children is stopped upon a highway for the purpose of receiving or discharging passengers, with the stop arm and signal lights activated, the operator of a vehicle approaching from any direction shall bring his vehicle to a stop and shall not proceed until the bus has completed receiving or discharging passengers and has been put into motion.

  • Summer enrichment at Kathryn Winn