• Life decisions

    “The Kitchen Table Conversation” was held June 19, at the Carroll County Senior Center. The purpose was to help empower people to start thinking about end-of-life decisions now. The program is a part of the national program called “The Conversation Project.”

    The event included a free dinner, provided by Green Valley Health and Rehabilitation.

  • Carrollton Woman’s Club celebrates 101 years

    The Carrollton Woman’s Club and guests celebrated its 101st anniversary banquet June 2, at Pat’s Place in Carrollton.

    The Carrollton Woman’s Club recently mourned the death of Mrs. Mary Broberg, a member who knew Miss Jen Stringfellow and many other founding members of this club.

    Every anniversary, the club holds a memorial service for past club members and celebrates life with good food and a good program.

  • Carroll County Public Library | June 18, 2015

    The Carroll County Public Library is hosting Summer Reading 2015. Children of all ages are welcome to sign-up. Weekly prizes will be awarded for children’s progress on their reading logs. All logs must be turned in by July 24. For more information call the library, (502) 732-7020.


    Thursday, June 18:  Walk-away the Pounds, 9 a.m.; local hero, The Sheriff, ages 6-11, 11 a.m.

    Friday, June 19: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; library board meeting, noon.

  • Boy Scouts walk Park to Park trail Saturday with community officials
  • Graduate | June 18, 2015

    Andrew Stethen, son of Michael and Donna Stethen of Bedford, Ky. graduated from Bellarmine University on May 9, 2015, with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree.

    Stethen graduated from Trimble County High School in 2003, Western Kentucky University in 2007, with a bachelor’s of science degree in exercise science and the University of Arkansas in 2009, with a master’s of science degree in athletic training.

  • Carroll County Senior Center | Week of June 18, 2015

    The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, Center Manager, Mitzie Williams (502) 732-7026; e-mail: carrollcty@twcbc.com. Breakfast is served Monday and Wednesday at 8:30 a.m., call to make a reservation.


    Thursday, June 18: Chair volleyball, 10 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; Bunk-O, 12:30 p.m.

    Friday, June 19: Father’s Day recognition, ice cream social, 12:30 p.m.; lunch 11:30 a.m.; kitchen table conversations, life decisions, 5:30 p.m.

  • Truck tug of war and Truck Pull
  • Beach, Thieman to wed Saturday in Warsaw

    Larry and Susan Beach of Carrollton announce the upcoming wedding of their daughter, Melanie Beach, to Frank Thieman. 

    Melanie is a third grade teacher at Cartmell Elementary.

    Frank is the son of Martha Thieman of Carrollton and the Late Franklin Thieman. Frank is a water plant supervisor at Carrollton Utilities. The couple will wed Saturday, June 20, 2015, at Riverside Inn in Warsaw, Ky. 

    A reception will immediately follow. Invitations have been sent to family and friends.

  • Relay donation
  • Discussion on how to make end-of-life plans will be held June 19

    Making end-of-life plans now will be beneficial to family members later.

    “The Kitchen Table Conversation” returns for its second year to help empower people to start thinking about end-of-life decisions now, said Starlette Fowler, a liaison for the program and a nurse at Hospice of the Bluegrass.