When we had our Ghent Woman’s Club meeting and Christmas get-together in early December, we were asked to tell what some of our Christmas memories were and what we would be doing for Christmas. Since our theme was “Christmas Memories,” it was a wonderful evening of reminiscing for all of us. We discussed our family’s holiday meal traditions, as well. We had such a good time.
Several locations around Carrollton will have tickets available for the Carrollton Rotary Club’s winter ball, according to project chairman Nick Marsh.
Credit card purchases may be made at the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce office. Other locations include the gift shop or the administration office at Carroll County Memorial Hospital, US Bank, United Citizens Bank, First National Bank, Carrollton Federal Bank and Monk and Marsh Attorneys.
Many parents are aware Family Ties and the Youth Services Center are two programs located in the Carroll County school district that are vital for students success. These programs need parents to take a brief survey, which is located on the districts webpage under special programs. Family Ties serves Head Start, Kathryn Winn and Cartmell. Youth Servics serves middle, high and alternative schools. Please take five minutes this week to complete the survey. For information, contact Tracey Reynolds at (502)732-9272 or Robin Huesman at (502) 732-7008.
Members of the Kentucky Thorough-Breasts “Surviving in Sync” dragon boat racing team attended the Three Rivers District Health Department’s annual awards ceremony where Rep. Tom McKee was on hand to present the team’s non-profit with the pink dragon boat on behalf of Three Rivers.
Rep. McKee also presented the team with a citation from the Kentucky House of Representatives recognizing their accomplishments.
We are now into the fourth day of a brand new year — a time for leaving the past behind and trying something new.
It’s funny, because when Jan. 1 comes around, I’m always ready to re-arrange furniture, try a new diet or just do something I haven’t done before, (nothing too risky, of course). It’s also the month of my birth, so, in a way, I get two new fresh starts.