College students and high school seniors headed for college may receive letters offering them credit cards with zero percent fees. They should read those offers carefully, advises the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority.
Most cards that offer zero percent interest to new cardholders do so for only a limited time, perhaps six months. After that, the interest rate may rise to more than 20 percent, depending on the cardholder’s payment record during the introductory period.
The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, Frances Steurer, Center Manager, (502) 732-7026; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Breakfast is served 8:30 a.m. Monday and Wednesday, call to make a reservation, lunch is served at 11:30 a.m. each day, please call to make reservation to eat lunch the following day.
Thursday, Feb. 16: Day trip, Our Best Restaurant; cards, games, and color therapy, 8 a.m.; arthritis exercise, 9:30 a.m.; Bingo, 10:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; chair volleyball, cards and games, 12:30 a.m.; shopping/Walmart and Kroger, 2 p.m.
Community members are receiving phone calls in which the caller identifies himself/herself as a representative of Carroll County Memorial Hospital and requests that you verify your personal information for them. The hospital wants the community to be aware that this is a scam and not to verify any information with them, but instead to hang up.
The Carroll County Public Library has a new 2017 Ford Transit Connect van thanks to the generosity of North American Stainless.
Carroll County Public Library Director Hillary Arney said that NAS assistant to the president Melanie Stewart asked if the library had any outreach programs that the company could support. Arney spoke to Stewart about the need to have transportation for the expanded library outreach programs.