Since this column falls just after President’s Day, I decided to continue with my topic from last week on focusing our former presidents Washington and Lincoln.
I mentioned in my previous column that Lincoln sometimes had a problem even remembering to eat. He ate when his wife, Mary, encouraged him, but was usually so engrossed in problems with politics and power, that he often forgot to eat unless it was put in front of him.
The Carroll County class of 1982 is in the process of organizing a class reunion for Saturday, July 28. If you have any information on class members/addresses or would like to help with this reunion, please contact Kim at (502) 732-4411, press 1 then ext. 248 or (859) 567-5827.
There will be a Veteran’s Employment Specialist in the Carroll County One Stop NKY Career Center office, located at 1209 Highland Avenue, Thursday, February 16 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Any veteran who would like to schedule an individual meeting to get help with their job search should call (502) 732-8930.
Thomas Spry and Lorena Stephens of Madison, Ind. would like to announce the upcoming wedding of their daughter, Lori Lynn Spry Rogers of Hanover, Ind. to William F. “Bill” Brown of Worthville, Ky., son of Billy L. Brown of Buffalo, Texas and Mary B. Brown of Worthville.
The wedding will take place noon on March 24, 2012, in Austin, Ind.
God’s Special Little Hearts Walk for Awareness will be held Saturday, Feb. 18 from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at the First Baptist Church Family Life Center in Owenton. The church is located at 213 N. Main Street.
Activities during the event include a silent auction, Usborne book fair, vendors and live entertainment from local Christian groups/individuals. Food will be served throughout the day.