Brittany Shaw and Keith Dews of Carrollton, Ky. announce the birth of their daughter, Raelyn Jaye Dews, born 3:18 p.m., Wednesday, June 10, 2015, at Baptist Hospital LaGrange in LaGrange, Ky. She weighed 4 pounds 9 ounces and was 17 inches long.
Aunt Katie Walters and Uncle Andrew Shaw, both of Carroll County, helped welcome her home.
Maternal grandparents are James and Theresa Shaw of Carrollton and great-grandparents Cynthia Burton of Carroll County and the late James Burton.
Today was a particularly crisp, cool, August morning. I am not sure if the weather conditions matched the way I felt or if it was my imagination because it was the first day of school.
Social media was full today with kids in their new school clothes, proud parents ushering in new students, teachers buzzing with new ideas and a few mom tears because their babies are growing up so fast.
The Carroll County Public Library has been designated as an official Passport Acceptance Facility for new and renewed passports. Application forms are available at the library or online. Those seeking a passport must bring a current passport photo (available at Rite-Aid), as well as proper identification and payment. For more information, call the library at (502) 732-7020.
The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, Center Manager, Mitzie Williams (502) 732-7026; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, Breakfast is served Monday and Wednesday at 8:30 a.m., call to make a reservation.
Thursday, Aug. 6: Trip to Pioneer Village in Mitchell, Ind., 9 a.m.; chair volleyball, 9:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; rummy 12:30 p.m.