• Carroll County Public Library | Week of June 12, 2013

    Wednesday, June 12: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; seminar series, “Ideas that Changed the World”, the Rev. Dr. Chris White, will focus on the more prominent, ancient religious ideas that shaped (and still shape) human life and decisions, 1 p.m.; Zumba, 5:15 p.m.; Carroll County Animal Support, 6 p.m.

    Thursday, June 13: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; Stories and Crafts, age 6-11 years old, 11 a.m.; GED help, 4 p.m.; homework help, 5 p.m.; ESL class, 6 p.m.

  • WKID-FM raises funds for group at concert

    Country Music radio station Froggy 95.9 followed through on their promise to entertain the area with country music chart-topper Chris Cagle and share the proceeds with Kentuckiana area non-profits. More than 1,300 people attended the Chris Cagle show at Switzerland County High School on April 25 in Vevay, Ind.

    “We are thrilled with the way our listeners came together to enjoy a great night of music while helping our local charities,” WKID-FM general manager Adam Griffin said.

  • Relay for Life events | June 12, 2013

    Relay For Life silent auction

    The annual Carroll County Relay For Life event will take place beginning at 7 p.m., Friday, June 21, at the Carroll County Fairgrounds. A silent auction will be part of the activities scheduled for the evening.

    To donate an item or a basket for the auctions, bring it to the fairgrounds the day of the event or call (502) 732-5941 for additional information. 


    Contestants sought for events

  • Carroll County Senior Center | Week of June 5, 2013

     The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, Center Manager, Mitzie Williams (502) 732-7026; e-mail: carrollcty@insightbb.com


    Wednesday, June 5: Walk to Point Park, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.; meth presentation with Carrollton Police Department, 11 a.m.

    Thursday, June 6: Walk to Point Park, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.; Bunk-O, 10:30 a.m.

  • Carroll County Public Library Calendar | June 5, 2013

    The Summer Reading program is underway at Carroll County Public Library. There are fun activities and programs for all ages. Visit the library’s Facebook page for information about activities or call (502) 732-7020.


    Wednesday, June 5:  Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; Carroll County Animal Support, 10 a.m. until noon; grandparents day, 1 p.m.; Zumba, 5:15 p.m.

    Thursday, June 6:  Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; hairdryer/crayon art, teens, middle and high school ages, 2 p.m.; GED help, 4 p.m.; ESL class, 6 p.m.

  • Troopers set golf scramble

    Kentucky State Police Post 5 will host the 2013 Trooper Island Golf Scramble June 12 at the Henry County Country Club in New Castle. Trooper Island is a non-profit organization that operates solely on private contributions.

    Registration begins at 8 a.m. and the scramble will begin at 9 a.m.

    The cost is $60 per person or $240 per team. It includes green fees, cart and lunch. The fee also includes a chance to win a 2013 Chevrolet Camaro.

  • Local troopers honored during KSP banquet
  • Relay for Life events | June 5, 2013

    Team plans hot dog lunch

    The Green Valley Crusaders’ will host a bake sale and lunch from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Friday, June 14 at Green Valley Nursing Home, 1206 11th Street. The lunch will consist of hot dog or coney, chips and drink for $5.  The Green Valley team’s proceeds benefit Carroll County Relay for Life.

    Team Robbins sets yard sale

  • Relay for Life donation | June 5, 2013
  • Franklin to compete for Miss Kentucky; public can cast votes

    Thirty-two contestants representing local scholarship pageants from across the state will be vying for the title of Miss Kentucky 2013 and this year one of the semi-finalists will be determined by the public, rather than the panel of judges.