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Today's News

  • Carroll County Public Library | Jan. 22, 2015

    For more information call the library, (502) 732-7020.

    Thursday, Jan. 22: Walk-away the Pounds, 9 a.m.; Music Makers, 11 a.m.; GED help, 5 p.m.; homework help, 5 p.m.; ESL Class. 6 p.m.

    Friday, Jan. 23: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; open at 10 a.m., staff training, 10 a.m.; T-shirt scarf, 3:30 p.m.

    Saturday, Jan. 24: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; teen movie, “Guardians of the Galaxy”, 2 p.m.; genealogy and DNA, 2 p.m.

  • Senior Calendar | Jan. 22, 2015

    The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, Center Manager, Mitzie Williams (502) 732-7026; e-mail: carrollcty@twcbc.com.

     

    Thursday, Jan. 22: All day, deuce’s wild rummy, billiards, starting at 8:30 a.m.; Bunk-o, 10 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.

    Friday, Jan. 23: All day, deuce’s wild rummy, billiards, starting at 8:30 a.m.; Ky. Office of the Blind, presentation, 11 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.

  • Jackson graduates from UC | Jan. 22, 2015

    Sarah Jackson of Bedford, Ky. earned a graduate degree from the University of the Cumberlands in December of 2014. UC is still enrolling for the spring semester. Undergraduate classes begin on Jan. 14, and graduate and online learning have several different enrollment dates based on the degree. For more information visit www.ucumberlands.edu.

  • UK Fall 2014 Dean’s List | Jan. 22, 2015

    The following Carroll County students were named to the University of Kentucky’s Dean’s List for the fall 2014 semester: Noah D. Abercrombie, freshman, Chemical Engineering; Mary Nicole Hill, junior, Civil Engineering; Evan C. Mefford, senior, Community and Leadership Development; William Bradley, freshman, Mining Engineering; Kevin States, senior, Marketing; Kristen Slone Thornsberry, junior, History; and Zachary Ryan Wise, senior, Chemical Engineering.

  • Red Cross | Jan. 22, 2015

    In honor of Black History Month this February, and in the spirit of Dr. Charles Drew, an African-American surgeon who was the first medical director of the American Red Cross and a modern blood-banking pioneer, eligible donors as diverse as the patients who need their blood donations are encouraged to give blood to ensure a sufficient blood supply.

  • Kroger hosts contest

    Kroger Relay for life is currently holding their annual Cutie Pie contest. Bring in your birth to 3- year-old cutie’s favorite photo with name, age and parents’ phone number.

    Shoppers can vote on their favorite cutie by depositing money in cups corresponding with the number of the cutie. Winners will be announced Feb. 15. Trophies will be awarded to the first place girl and the first place boy who receives the most money.

  • Retired Teachers discuss state legislation

    The Carroll County Retired Teachers Association met on Jan. 16, at Two Rivers Restaurant with 11 members in attendance. The minutes of the last meeting were read by secretary Velma Hunt and approved as read. The treasurer’s report showed the breakdown of the monies available in the scholarship fund and the expenditures from the remaining amount. A total of 34 members have paid their dues, and the treasurer hopes that those who usually pay and have not will do so soon. Every dollar that is collected helps the Association.

  • Couscous, vegetables provide a healthy meal

    Hello once again, my friends. We made it through the holiday season, and now, we are looking forward to spring. The thoughts of warm weather and green grass are dancing in our heads.

    Ok, I’ll admit that’s not what’s on a lot of people’s minds. It is after the holidays so a good number of people are thinking about one thing: those pants that seem to have shrunk over the last month or so.

  • On The Road | Jan. 22, 2015

    Girls beat Bruins

    The Lady Panthers (6-10)  traveled to Elizabethtown Saturday and came home with a 45-37 win over the Central Hardin Lady Bruins (2-17).

    After giving up 16 points in the second quarter to fall behind 21-15 at the half, the Lady Panthers bounced back in the third quarter. They outscored the Lady Bruins 17-12, down one heading into the final quarter. Carroll outscored their opponent 13-4 to take the win.

  • Boys 8th Region All A all-tournament team | Jan. 22, 2015