Today's News

  • Student of the week | Henry Kwok Fifth grade at Cartmell March 12, 2015

    What is your favorite thing about school and why? 

    “Making friends and learning. If I have friends, we can help each other when we have problems. Learning is important so that I can go to college.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “Math because it is easy. My older brother teaches me to do things like algebra.”

    What was the last book you read?  

  • Registration seminar for eighth-graders at CCHS

    The Carroll County High School guidance department is sponsoring a registration seminar for parents of students who will attend Carroll County High School next school year. Current eighth-grade parents and students will meet with the guidance counselor and career counselor at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 18. The meeting will take place in the CCHS cafeteria.

  • School Menu | Mar. 12, 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, March 12: Breakfast: sausage biscuit; lunch: hamburger/cheeseburger, lettuce, tomato, pickle with bun,, lettuce pickle, tomato, French fries, peas and carrots, strawberry cups or Mandarin oranges. Carroll County High School and middle school will offer: Sausage. Egg and cheese biscuit for breakfast.

  • Sign-up your children for kindergarten March 20

    Kindergarten registration in the Carroll County School District will be held on Friday, March 20,  from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. at Kathryn Winn Primary School. Parents and caregivers can take some simple steps to ensure that the registration process goes smoothly.

    Step 1: Bring your child to registration.

  • Community Calendar | Mar. 12, 2015

    Thursday, March 12

    River Run Gallery Fun Art Studio, Main Street in Carrollton will host a benefit student art show/reception, 6-8 p.m. The public is invited to attend and vote for their favorite by putting money in a corresponding cup. When the show is over at the end of March, they will announce the winner. The Carroll County Animal Support will receive all funds raised. For more information call (502) 523-0663.

    Carrollton Lions Club meets at noon at General Butler State Resort Park.

  • Church News | Mar. 12, 2015

    Concert held at the Apostolic Pentecostal Church of the Living God

  • Share hope with others

    Although grace is free, hope recently cost me $8 on Etsy, the website where people sell their handiwork.

    For $8 I bought a wire bracelet that forms the word “hope,” which I’ve been wearing all week.

    Lately, hope has been my thing. I was talking with a tattoo artist for a story I’m working on and told him if I ever got a tattoo it would be the word hope in simple script, lower-case lettering, written very small, with a period at the end. (hope.)

  • Carroll County Senior Center | Mar. 12, 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, March 12: Wii bowling, 10 a.m.; spend the day at Belterra Casino with the Gallatin County Senior Center, 10 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.

    Friday, March 13: Health Rhythm Drumming, 10:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.

    Monday, March 16: Price is Right, nutrition game, 10:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; TOPS Support Group meets, 4:30 p.m.

  • 90th Birthday | March 12, 2015

    The public is invited to stop by St. John Catholic Church, Education building, 503 Fifth Street in Carrollton, from 2-4 p.m., Sunday, March 15 to wish Garland Allen a happy 90th birthday.

  • Kroger hosts silent auction

    Easter silent auction baskets to benefit the Carrollton Relay For Life, will be up for bid at the Carrollton, Kroger. Highest bid will receive the basket. You may review and bid on the baskets from now until March 24. All baskets are located behind the U scans at Kroger and have individual themes, such as:  Doc McStufins, Frozen, Sofia the First, Cars & Planes and Ninja Turtles.