Today's News

  • Exterior Pro receives top ranking for roofing, work

    Exterior Pro of Madison, Ind., has earned the Elite Master Contractor Award from Duro-Last, a Michigan-based roofing-system manufacturer. The company services many residential an commercial customers in Carroll County and throughout Kentuckiana.

    The award means that the local company, owned and operated by Aaron and Jami Perry, ranks in the top 12 percent of all contractors in North America who install Duro-Last products.

  • Receive 10 trees with Arbor Day donation

    Residents of Kentucky can ring in the New Year with 10 free flowering trees by joining the nonprofit Arbor Day Foundation with a $10 donation will receive 10 free white flowering dogwood trees through the Foundation’s Trees for America campaign.

  • Deputies and bailiffs sworn in
  • Why does the change sometimes seem so slow?

    Have you ever noticed how change happens quicker in some Christian’s than others. The apostle Paul wrote in 2 Corinthians chapter 5 verse 17….”Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old has gone, the new has come!”

  • Church News | Jan. 8, 2015

    Polley is new pastor at Christian church

  • Community Calendar | Jan. 8, 2015

    Thursday, Jan. 8

    Carrollton Lions Club meeting at noon at Butler Park lodge.

    Carroll County Water District No. 1 meets at 3 p.m. at the office, 205 Main Cross St., Ghent.

    Carroll County Tobacco Festival Committee meets, 6:30 p.m., at Welch’s Riverside Restaurant.

    Narcotics Anonymous meets at 6:30 p.m. every Thursday at Carrollton Christian Church, 310 Fifth St.

    Alcoholics Anonymous, 8 p.m., Carrollton Christian Church.


    Friday, Jan. 9

  • Building a snowman
  • School menu | Jan. 8, 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, Jan. 8: Breakfast: chicken biscuit; lunch: Rotini with meat sauce, breadstick, tossed salad, California blend veggies, grapes or applesauce.

    Friday, Jan. 9: Breakfast: cinnamon rolls; lunch:  chicken tenders, mashed potatoes, green beans, roll, orange or applesauce. Carroll County High School and middle school will offer: chicken filet with bun.

  • Hour of Code introduces students to programming

    Computers are everywhere, but people who can program them are not. However, Carroll County High School teacher Lynn Eaglin, along with thousands of other teachers across the nation, is working to change that.

    Students in Eaglin’s multimedia classes participated in the Hour of Code during the week of Dec. 9. Hour of Code is an online introduction to computer science sponsored by Code.org, a non-profit organization that works to increase the number of students in the field.

  • Fiscal Court allocates funds to sheriff’s office, college

    In a special called meeting Dec. 30, Carroll County Fiscal Court addressed the need for a loan for the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office and a contribution to the Jefferson Community and Technical College education foundation.