Today's News

  • 2017 CCHS cheer seniors
  • “Keeping the Promise” pension plan released

    “Keeping the Promise,” our plan to save Kentucky’s pension systems, keeps the promise made to Kentucky’s current employees while also meeting the legal and moral obligations we owe to those who have already retired. Promises made are promises kept.

    Make no mistake: there will be no changes, clawbacks or reductions to the paychecks of current retirees, and there will be protections for healthcare benefits. That is a promise you can literally take to the bank.

  • Scarrollton Skeleton 5K Run/Walk Oct. 28

    SPARK Academy students at Carroll County High School Andrea Searcy and Katie Osborne are hosting a 5K run/walk as a service project. The event, called Scarrollton Skeleton 5K Run/Walk will be held Saturday, Oct. 28, at the back entrance of General Butler State Resort Park. Registration begins at 8 a.m., and the race begins at 9 a.m.

    The cost is $25. T-shirts are included, and medals will be awarded to the top three racers in each age group: 14 and under, 15-30, 31-49 and 50 and older.

  • School Menu | Oct. 26, 2017

    Friday, Oct. 27: Breakfast: cinnamon roll or Pop Tarts and banana; Lunch: Roast beef and gravy with roll or grilled cheese, mashed potatoes, green beans, banana or fruit sorbet.

    Monday, Oct. 30: Breakfast: Breakfast pizza or banana bread or Trix yogurt with granola or Pop Tarts, orange; Lunch: Pizza or hot ham cheese panini, corn, veggie toss and apple; Lunch: Grilled chicken with Swiss cheese or turkey with Swiss cheese on Ciabatta Bread, Tater Tots, chilled broccoli with carrots, applesauce or pear halves.

  • Teacher spotlight: Samantha Abercrombie

    Samantha Abercrombie’s resume has Cartmell Elementary written all over it. 

    •Cartmell Elementary co-op: 2004 – 2005

    •Cartmell Elementary instructional assistant: 2005 – 2012

    •Cartmell Elementary student teacher: 2012

    •Cartmell Elementary classroom teacher: 2012 – 2017


    Though she has only been teaching for five years, she has been in the school longer than most.   

  • Carroll County Schools cancellation procedure

    If a school day is cancelled this year, the Carroll County School District will broadcast that cancellation in the following ways:

    Phone (One Call Now)

    All parents and guardians whose phone number is in the Infinite Campus system will receive a phone call through the One Call Now system.

    Television stations

    • Channel 2: Insight

    • 84 WHAS & WHAS11

    • Wave3

    • WCPO

    • Local 12

    •Springmyer Communications

    •WDRB Fox41

    •32 WLKY

  • Kentucky Afield Outdoors: Productive fall spots to bank fish for black bass

    The length of day relative to the time of year never changes. As the nights lengthen slightly with each passing day in fall, the overnight temperatures drop and pull heat from the top layers of lakes.

    This development is already underway, but will peak over the next month and make excellent fishing conditions for black bass.

  • Kentucky Best Bean Buyer app now available

    The Kentucky Soybean Board partnered with the University of Kentucky to develop an app to help Kentucky soybean producers to accurately calculate and compare the price offered by elevators, considering delivery costs and high-moisture penalties for grain as it is harvested.

  • Take care of your stockpiled pastures to ensure quality forage

    Stockpiling pastures allows cattle producers to take advantage of late summer and early fall growing conditions to obtain high quality forage for late fall and early winter grazing. If you pay attention to a few management details, you will be able to use stockpiled pastures to provide quality forage late in the fall and into the winter.

  • All-star performances