Today's News

  • Church News | Nov. 20, 2014

    Church plans a free movie night Saturday

    The First Apostolic Church will host a free movie night at 6 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 22. The movie, “God’s Not Dead” will be shown. Everyone in the community is invited to attend.

    Sanders to host monthly hymn sing

    Sanders Baptist Church will host its monthly hymn sing 6:30 p.m., Sunday Nov. 23. The congregation invites the public to attend.

  • Scouts gather food donations Saturday

    Area Boy and Cub Scouts, Brownies and community volunteers  return to the streets of Carrollton at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 22 to collect donated non-perishable food items in the second weekend of the 29th annual   Scouting for Food project. Last Saturday, volunteers walked door-to-door distributing reminders that the Community Food Pantry recently moved to 517 Seventh Street at the former Kentucky Ladder building on the corner of Seventh and Polk Streets. 

  • Community Calendar | Nov. 20, 2014

    Thursday, Nov. 20

    Carrollton Homemakers Club meets at 10:30 a.m. at the Carroll County Extension Office on Floyd Drive.

    Champions for a Drug Free Carroll County will hold the next coalition meeting, at 11:30 a.m., at the Carroll County Public Library.

    West Carroll Water District meets at 6 p.m. in the conference room at Carrollton Utilities, 225 Sixth St.

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

    Friday, Nov. 21

  • Applications due for ag investment program Dec. 1-19

    Applications will be available on Monday, Dec. 1 for the 2014 Carroll County Agricultural Investment Program (CAIP) at the Carroll County Conservation District Office, 1802 Highland Ave., Carrollton.

    Applications must be picked up and returned to the Carroll County Conservation District Office between Dec. 1 and Dec. 19.  Applications cannot be accepted before or after those dates.  All applications must be in to the Conservation District Office by 4:30 p.m., Dec. 19.

  • CCHS yearbook — Looking for a few good pictures

    Using the Herff Jones eShare app, students, parents and community members are now able to submit pictures to the Carroll County High School (CCHS) yearbook staff from Apple and Android devices.  Users can download the app from Google Play or the Apple App Store.

    Herff Jones has contracted with the Carroll County School District to print the 2014–2015 high school yearbook.

  • School Menu | Nov. 30, 2014

    This menu is for Kathryn Winn Primary and Cartmell Elementary Schools,  changes for Carroll County High School and Middle School will be italicized.


    Thursday, Nov. 20: Breakfast: sausage biscuit; lunch: turkey, mashed potatoes gravy, sweet potatoes, green beans, cranberry sauce, roll, fruit salad.

    Friday, Nov. 21: Breakfast: cinnamon rolls; lunch: pizza, tossed salad, corn, orange wedges or applesauce.

  • Court Records | Nov. 20, 2014

    Items published in court news are public record. The News-Democrat publishes all misdemeanors, felonies and small-claims judgments recorded in district court, as well as all civil suits recorded in circuit court. Juvenile court cases are not published. Crime reports are provided by local law enforcement agencies. Charges or citations reported to the News-Democrat do not imply guilt.


  • Ribbon Cutting | Nov. 20, 2014
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  • Guy's Day Out

    Male students from Carroll, Gallatin, Henry and Trimble counties had a meet and greet with local industries. Topics were the types of jobs available at the industries. The same program was offered to female students last spring.