Today's News

  • School Menu | Sept. 15, 2016

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

    Thursday, Sept. 15: Breakfast: Pancake and sausage on a stick or apple cinnamon toast or fruit pocket; lunch: Chicken and waffles with syrup, red potato wedges, green beans and banana.

  • Carroll Co. Schools partners with Bellarmine to train teachers

    Twenty Carroll County School District elementary teachers are taking big steps this year to help their students. Through a partnership with Bellar-mine Uni-versity, they will receive advanced training in reading instruction and intervention.

    “After the success of our All in for Algebra project, we knew we needed to replicate that model for reading instruction,” Superintendent Bill Hogan said. “Working closely with top universities to provide top training for our teachers moves the needle on learning.”

  • Community Calendar | Sept. 15, 2016

    New Events

    Thursday, Sept. 15

    Senior Event will be held at the Carroll County National Guard Armory, on Highway 227 from 5-8 p.m. See pages 12-13 for more information.

    Friday and Saturday,

    Sept. 16-17

    Bands & BBQ at the Point. Two day event located at Carrollton’s Point Park. Competitors will be competing for $9,000 in prize money. KCBS sanctioned event. Concerts will be live in the park. Bring a lawn chair and enjoy free music at the park. For more information call Tourism Director Misty Wheeler (502) 732-7036.

  • We need God’s wisdom

    If we are going to face and endure the various trials in this life, then we must ask and receive wisdom that can only come from God. When we pray to him asking for his wisdom, he has promised to give it freely, generously, and ungrudgingly, without rebuking, discrediting, or disgracing his children (James 1:5).

  • Senior Calendar | Sept. 15, 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.

  • Carroll County Public Library | Sept. 15, 2016

    Call for Quilts! The Library is getting ready for the October Quilt show. If you have any old or new quilts you would like to share in the quilt show, please contact the library. Limit two per person.

    Food for Fines! Pay off your fines with a donation to the Carroll County Food Pantry, second week, breakfast cereal; third week, canned meats; week four, mac & cheese; and week five bring in jams and jellies.

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  • Tennis tournament Sept. 30-Oct. 2

    The Carroll County High School tennis teams are hosting a community tennis tournament Sept. 30-Oct. 2, at the county park.

    There will be men’s and women’s singles, doubles and mixed doubles. The cost is $20 per person for one category and $10 for each additional entry.

    All participants will receive a T-shirt, and the champion and runners-up will receive a trophy.

    All proceeds benefit the CCHS boys and girls tennis teams.