This January will mark the 14th annual National Mentoring Month, and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Jefferson County and their satellite agency in Carroll County are participating in this campaign aimed at expanding quality mentoring opportunities to connect more of our community’s young people with caring adults through their School Based and Community Based programs.
New Year’s Resolutions are everywhere! Some make it with us to the end of the year and some don’t. Reading more is one of my resolutions. It sounds crazy and I hear this all the time, “I would love to have your job; I love to read.” Unfortunately, unless it is reading reports or financial statements, I do not have much time to read at work. I do research all of the journals, reviews and recommendations to help provide the best materials that we can.
Exterior Pro of Madison, Ind., has earned the Elite Master Contractor Award from Duro-Last, a Michigan-based roofing-system manufacturer. The company services many residential an commercial customers in Carroll County and throughout Kentuckiana.
The award means that the local company, owned and operated by Aaron and Jami Perry, ranks in the top 12 percent of all contractors in North America who install Duro-Last products.
Residents of Kentucky can ring in the New Year with 10 free flowering trees by joining the nonprofit Arbor Day Foundation with a $10 donation will receive 10 free white flowering dogwood trees through the Foundation’s Trees for America campaign.