Carroll County Newswire

Carroll County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Carroll County, KY.

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  1. Carroll County voters to consider road levy renewalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Review

    Carroll County commissioners are asking voters to renew a 1.7-mill levy which generates revenue for road and bridge maintenance. CARROLLTON   Carroll County voters will be asked Nov. 6 to renew a 1.7-mill property tax that generates revenue for road and bridge maintenance and repair.

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  2. Train warning signal plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Times Georgian

    ... Board of Commissioners to install the signal. The intersection is in Douglas County, about 50 feet from the Carroll County line. The agreement calls for the county to advertise for a contractor to install the signal at a cost that the county ...

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  3. Roopville mayor: Demolition of building is waste of moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Times Georgian

    Following the approval of a building demolition in Roopville by the Carroll County Board of Commissioners, Mayor Bob Merrell said he stands by his belief that tearing the building down is a "waste of taxpayer money." The Carroll County Board of Commissioners approved the demolition of a service station next to the Roopville Town Hall earlier this month.

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  4. County approves transit contract with Three RiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Times Georgian

    ... 2019 fiscal year. The agreement shall last from July 1 through June 30, 2019. According to the contract, the Carroll County vans will be used to transport people to and from work, people in need of routine medical care and for the transportation of ...

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  5. Local gardeners, artists share with the communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Times Georgian

    ... said they started a collection of sculptures that are on permanent display at Buffalo Creek Garden at the Carroll County Ag Center. "Every year we buy a sculpture from a local artist or even a painting," she said. "We thought we would bring the ...

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  6. Improvement work resumes on I-20 West in Carroll CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | Times Georgian

    Motorists will need to plan accordingly and expect delays on I-20 West between mile markers 11 and 18.5 in Carroll County the next two weekends. According to the Georgia Department of Transportation, construction will begin at 11 a.m. Friday morning at mile marker 11. Eastbound traffic will be shifted to the outside lane and shoulder for concrete pavement replacement work between mile markers 11 and 14 this weekend.

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  7. Hall of Famers throw life lessons to area young peopleRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 9 | The Madison Courier

    ... the kids were from the Madison area but there were others from Switzerland County, Scottsburg, Columbus and Carroll County, Kentucky. "We had a very nice reach outside of the Madison area, especially from Switzerland County and Carroll County," ...

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  8. New Kentucky law increases penalties for repeat gun offendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... heartsick by the loss. Nearly a month after a dog unearthed human remains under an abandoned trailer in Carroll County, police have released more details. Nearly a month after a dog unearthed human remains under an abandoned trailer in Carroll ...

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  9. Kentucky joins national movement to improve pretrial justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... heartsick by the loss. Nearly a month after a dog unearthed human remains under an abandoned trailer in Carroll County, police have released more details. Adding inventory in some overseas markets is one step to blunt the impact of retaliatory ...

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  10. New Smart911 system can help save lives, and Louisville EMS officials want you to sign upRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    Nearly a month after a dog unearthed human remains under an abandoned trailer in Carroll County, police have released more details. Nearly a month after a dog unearthed human remains under an abandoned trailer in Carroll County, police have released more details.

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  11. Police: Human bones not found beneath Kentucky trailer; part of elaborate schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | KFVS12

    A month after a Carroll County woman said her dog found various bones near her home, she was arrested for lying to police. Carroll County Sheriff Phillip Marshall said the bones were antiquities that two people stole from a building.

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  12. Temple could receive $2.2 million from TSPLOSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | Times Georgian

    Temple city leaders will host a public meeting on Carroll County's plans for a TSPLOST referendum on June 12, at which residents can hear about and discuss how the one-cent sales tax could affect them. The county's proposal to levy a transportation special option sales tax will impact all Carroll County cities, each of which will receive a share of revenue produced.

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  13. Arlene Barron Word PeirceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | Times Georgian

    ... 23, 2018 at 11 a.m. from Carroll Memory Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Carroll County Soup Kitchen, 345 Beulah Church Road, Carrollton, Georgia 30117. Please make sure to see the Thursday, Oct. 12, print edition ...

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  14. Woman charged for lying about human remains found under trailer in Carroll CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    Police in Carroll County, Kentucky say the woman who reported finding human remains under an abandoned trailer in May was lying. The bones were turned in to the sheriff nearly a month ago, after authorities were told a dog dug them up from under an abandoned trailer.

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  15. Helicopter makes emergency landing in Carroll CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Pilot Jeffrey Albright, 36, of Grandville, Ohio and Brian Cox, 53, of McDonald, Ohio, were checking powerlines on June 5 when the helicopter had a mechanical failure and landed on a farm located on Marvin Chapel Road, eight miles east of Carrollton, around 12:30 p.m., according to Carroll County Sheriff Phillip Marshall. Albright and Cox both complained of back injuries and were taken to an area hospital.

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  16. Sheriff: Woman made false report about finding remains under trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    CARROLL COUNTY, KY A woman is being charged after police said she made a false report about bones discovered under an abandoned trailer in Carroll County. Carroll County Sheriff Phillip Marshall said the bones were antiquities of archaeologically that two people stole from a building.

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  17. New monuments dedicated at Veterans Memorial ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | Douglas County Sentinel

    A marble table honoring those killed or missing in action while fighting in America's wars has been dedicated at Carroll County Veterans Memorial Park. During its Memorial Day celebration on May 26, the Carroll County Veterans Memorial Park Association dedicated two monuments to soldiers who have been killed in action.

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  18. Police to hold press conference regarding bones found under Carroll County trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    A month after human remains were found under a trailer in Worthville, the Carroll County Sheriff's Office is holding a press conference. No information has been released about what could have happened, who the bones belong to or how long they had been there.

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  19. Commissioners to consider extra $50K for library systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | Times Georgian

    A member of the Carroll County Board of Commissioners is recommending that the BOC support the West Georgia Regional Library System by giving $50,000 out of the contingency line item of the budget. The Whitesburg Public Library, part of the regional library system, is in danger of closing unless it can receive more funding.

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  20. W.S. HarmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 1 | Times Georgian

    W.S. Harman was born in Carroll County Aug. 14, 1934, and was raised on a farm in the Farmers High community. He passed away on Thursday evening, May 31, 2018.

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