• Renovation at CCMS nears the finish line

    “Last Tuesday [Sept. 22] was the first night that I have gone home and felt that the [Carroll County Middle School] renovation would be ready by the Oct. 2, deadline,” Carroll County Schools Chief Operating Officer Larry Curell said at the Sept. 24, Carroll County School Board of Education meeting.

    Carroll County Superintendent Bill Hogan reported that all of the tile is down except for a one-foot border and there is only some touch up painting left.  He expected the tile and paintwork to be completed Sept. 25.

  • Kicking things off
  • School Menu | Sept. 24, 2015

    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. 24: Sausage biscuit or mini cinnis and apple; lunch: Soft taco, lettuce/tomato, cheese/salsa/sour cream, refried beans, Mexican rice, grapes or pineapple tidbits. Carroll County Middle and High School will offer Sausage cheese bagel for breakfast and soft taco or chicken fajita for lunch.

  • Student of the week: Clay Keeton, 12th grade

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “My favorite thing about school is learning new content that I find interesting or that will help me in the future to be more successful in my career.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “Science is my favorite subject because I find it very interesting and I will use it in my career.”

    What was the last book you read? 

    “The Maze Runner”

    What was the last movie you saw?  

  • Football Homecoming: tradition continues at CCHS

    Several Homecoming events are lined up for the week of Sept. 28, and the students and staff of the Carroll County School District would love to see a big community turnout for all of them.

    Festivities kick off on Tuesday with the NCKC cross country conference meet, which will be held at General Butler State Resort Park. The girls’ varsity race will begin at 5:30 p.m. with the boys’ varsity race to follow at 6:30 p.m.

  • CAC hosts Grandparents Day
  • 2015 Carroll County High School Homecoming Court
  • Celebrating grandparents
  • AT&T donates to iLEAD Academy Maker Space

    The AT&T Foundation and the Ohio Valley Educational Cooperative are teaming up to extend the economic benefits of the Maker Movement across Kentucky’s I-71 corridor.

    The Maker Space, located at the iLEAD Academy, will be the hub of the effort.

    Numerous definitions can be found for the maker movement. The most generic defines it as an umbrella term for independent inventors, designers and tinkerers.

  • Down on the farm

    The Carroll County Public Library and the Carroll County Early Childhood Council held its latest Panther Tot event “Down on the farm,” Sept. 10 at Point Park. The early literacy event was for children from birth to five years old and featured a BBQ dinner, a petting farm, live music and learning activities. Two hundred and fifty children and their families attended the event, and each child received a free book.