http://www.mycarrollnews.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en Young Leaders explore Carroll County agriculture http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/young-leaders-explore-carroll-county-agriculture <img src="http://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/yl_grain_bin_1182.jpg" alt="Joe Vessels (far right) explains the auger system in the bottom of a grain bin at Christman Farms." title="Joe Vessels (far right) explains the auger system in the bottom of a grain bin at Christman Farms." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">The Carroll County High School Young Leaders program kicked off their training program with Agriculture Day, Sept. 18. The students visited a grain operation, a sawmill and a beef cattle farm.</span></p> <p> &ldquo;I learned in everyday life how (agriculture) is around us,&rdquo; sophomore Lauren Oak said.</p> Down on the farm http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/down-farm-0 <img src="http://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/fffd_0504edit_0.jpg" alt="Celeste Moore (left) and Abby Rose of Carrollton work on a woodworking activity. Home Depot sponsored the children’s’ activities for the Family Farm Field Day. " title="Celeste Moore (left) and Abby Rose of Carrollton work on a woodworking activity. Home Depot sponsored the children’s’ activities for the Family Farm Field Day. " align="left" hspace="6" /> Celebrating our heritage http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/celebrating-our-heritage-1 <img src="http://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/hd_photo_1-1.jpg" alt="Members of the Kentucky Dulcimer Group pose for a picture." title="Members of the Kentucky Dulcimer Group pose for a picture." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">Port William Historical Society helds the annual Heritage Day event Saturday, Sept. 13. The event included a number of children&rsquo;s activities, demonstrators and an historical baseball game featuring the Vevay White Stockings playing by the 1859 rules.</span></p> Happy Hollow Resort wants a clarification http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/happy-hollow-resort-wants-clarification <p> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">Discussions have begun on clarifying whether or not Happy Hollow Resort in Worthville should be treated the same as a private residence when it comes to criminal investigations.</span></p> <p> Happy Hollow Resort representatives Mitchell Dunaway and Shannon Moore asked Fiscal Court Tuesday for clarification on why their private property is treated differently by law enforcement and the court system than other individual&rsquo;s private property.</p> Resident wants trees removed; City, Kevco settle http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/resident-wants-trees-removed-city-kevco-settle <p> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">A Carrollton resident wants the city to remove several trees on Main Street.</span></p> <p> John Jones, who lives at 309 Main Street, addressed City Council about removing the four honey locusts near his home. He said the trees fill his truck with leaves daily and get into his filter. He wants the trees either removed or trimmed.</p> <p> Councilman Dwight Louden said he looked at the trees and agreed that at least one of them needs to be taken out because it has grown into the houses. The others probably could be trimmed and kept.</p> KSP looking for suspect in Love’s robbery http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/ksp-looking-suspect-love%E2%80%99s-robbery <p> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">Kentucky State Police Post 5 Troopers are investigating an armed robbery that happened Tuesday, Sept. 16, at the Love&rsquo;s Travel Stop in Sparta.</span></p> <p> Gallatin County dispatchers received the call and advised KSP Post 5 of the robbery at 8:42 p.m. Witnesses advised that a black male, approximately 5 feet 11 inches came into the store wearing a navy blue sweatshirt and a blue cap, according to state police.</p> Honoring the Super Readers http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/honoring-super-readers <img src="http://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/1000readersimg_3106.jpg" alt="Carroll County Schools honored the following students for meeting the Summer Reading Challenge and reading 1,000 minutes this summer: Orianna Wilson, Grayson Kinman, Asia Coy, Whitley Cummings, Katie McAlister, Alyssa Dermon, Araylee Watson, Brayden Lair, Savannah Pavy, Nicki Parrish, Jessica York, Maddie Coulter, Dakota Hunter, Cole Brown, Layney Pittman, Dylan Brock and Chloe O’Banion. The students and their families were honored at halftime of the Carroll County High School football game, Sept. 19. " title="Carroll County Schools honored the following students for meeting the Summer Reading Challenge and reading 1,000 minutes this summer: Orianna Wilson, Grayson Kinman, Asia Coy, Whitley Cummings, Katie McAlister, Alyssa Dermon, Araylee Watson, Brayden Lair, Savannah Pavy, Nicki Parrish, Jessica York, Maddie Coulter, Dakota Hunter, Cole Brown, Layney Pittman, Dylan Brock and Chloe O’Banion. The students and their families were honored at halftime of the Carroll County High School football game, Sept. 19. " align="left" hspace="6" /> Resurfacing to begin on I-71 in Henry and Trimble counties http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/resurfacing-begin-i-71-henry-and-trimble-counties <p> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">Motorists traveling on northbound Interstate 71 in Henry and Trimble Counties will see construction signs being installed this week.&nbsp;The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet recently awarded a contract for asphalt resurfacing on the northbound lanes of I-71 between the KY 55 overpass in Henry County and the Trimble/Carroll County line (mile points 37.1 to 38.8).&nbsp;</span></p> <p> Contract crews are scheduled to begin work on Wednesday, Sept. 24, performing pavement base failure repairs in advance of asphalt paving.</p>