Andrea Wulf weaves an engaging tale of historical happenings, both through her writings and as an accomplished lecturer. As part of her fall tour in the United States, she will be speaking at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, at the Technology and Education Center, 708 W. Seminary St., Vevay, Ind.
Carroll County High School will host a tennis tournament Oct. 24-26, at the county park. Cost is $10 per person for singles and $5 per person for doubles. There will be mixed doubles play if enough people sign up. There will be three age categories: middle school, high school and adult.
To sign up, contact CCHS tennis head coach Juan Fernandez by calling (859) 240-1462 or emailing at firstname.lastname@example.org, or pick up a form at the high school.
Isaiah’s 1/2-A-Heart 5K Run/Walk will be held at 9 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 11, beginning and ending at Sparta City Park on Hwy. 35, Sparta, Ky. Race day registration begins at 8 a.m. and costs $25. Make checks payable to God’s Special Little Hearts, Inc. All proceeds will benefit Isaiah Columbia, a nine-year-old Owen County boy who was born with a severe congenital heart defect called Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome. For more information, contact Darlene at (859) 308-9731.