Today's News

  • 2018 Carroll County Fair Pageant Winners
  • Kysoc group, Fiscal Court to meet June 21

    KARMA, the group that evaluated and prioritized plans, repairs and development of Camp Kysoc, will be meeting with Carroll County Fiscal Court, the Rotary Club of Carrollton, Carroll County Community Development Corporation, FUEL, Jefferson Community and Technical College - Carrollton Campus and others to discuss the future of Camp Kysoc at 5 p.m. Thursday, June 21, at the second floor courtroom at the Carroll County Courthouse.

  • Pig wrestling, county fair style
  • 2018 River Sweep

    More than 80 volunteers collected trash along the Ohio and Kentucky Rivers, June 16. The Carrollton Main Street Program sponsors the program with local funding from North American Stainless and the Rotary Club of Carrollton through a grant from DOW Chemical Company.

  • Churchill McGee to be site supervisor of baseball project

    Churchill McGee was the only bidder for the construction site supervisor position for the Robert Westrick Memorial Park baseball complex project.

    The submitted bid of $63,000 would provide a Churchill McGee employee on-site every day work would be going on for the estimated six-month project. Churchill McGee project developer Jamison Large said they will have someone on site every day the project is underway, which should not take more than six months.

    If the length of the project is extended, the cost could be higher.

  • Rotary Club of Carrollton honored with district awards, gold star at conference

    The Rotary Club of Carrollton was honored with three district awards and a gold star during the District 6710 conference held June 1-2, in Paducah.

    Rotary club president Jeff Moore accepted the awards for the 23-member club from District 6710 Governor Missy Eckenberg.

    The club received the following awards:

  • Riley elected president

    Rob Riley of the Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton, Ky. was sworn in as president of the Funeral Directors Association of Kentucky at their 136th Annual Convention held on June 5-7, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel and the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville.

  • North American Stainless executives visit JCTC

    Representatives from North American Stainless (NAS) visited the new Jefferson Community and Technical College Carrollton campus June 12. NAS donated $100,000 toward the purchase of the land for the new college and $250,000 for the BuildSmart initiative.

    The Hydraulics and Pneumatics lab in the factory-focused school was named after North American Stainless for their contribution.

  • Carroll County Fair 4-H and Open Horse Show

    Open Lead Line: Kolt Kinman, first place.

    Open Waltz/Trot: Janessa Craig, first place; Kolt Kinman, second place.

    Open Minature Horse class: Janessa Craig, first place.

    Carroll County 4-H Western Halter: Janessa Craig, first place.

    Carroll County 4-H Western Pleasure: Janessa Craig, first place; Colton Human, second place; Emmalee Tuttle, third place.

    Carroll County 4-H Pole Bending: Jennifer Davis, first place; Mallary Bickers, second place; Call Maiden, third place.

  • NorthKey goes to the fair