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  • Wellness Kickoff
  • CHS Class of 1963 reunion is Oct. 5

    Carrollton High School’s Class of 1963 will celebrate its 50-year class reunion  Oct. 5.

    Class members are trying to contact all teachers, coaches and administrators from the years of 1960-63 and their 1963 classmates.

    If you know the contact information for any of these people, contact Mike Lewis, (502) 347-5494; Bill Banks, at
    bill.and.linda@earthlink.net;or Mary Sue Wilson,
    susieq45_kentuckyk@hotmail.comor (859) 485-7210.

  • Disabled? Turning 65 this year? Apply for Homestead Exemption

    Carroll County Property Valuation Administrator Rob Robertson announced that the Homestead Exemption on real estate for the 2013-14 exemption represents a $2,000 increase over the 2011-12 exemption.

    This means that eligible property owners will not pay taxes on the first $36,000 of their assessment.

    Carroll County tax rates for 2013 haven’t been set, so an exact amount of savings to persons receiving the exemption cannot be determined.

  • Disaster supply kit essential to any ‘Shelter in Place’ plan

    This is Part 2 of a series that started in the Jan. 23 issue.

    “Shelter in Place” is a safety procedure designed to help protect you and your family during a serious airborne hazardous-materials emergency. It means taking shelter inside your home until the danger has passed.

  • Circuit Clerk’s Office offers new Organ Donor Heart on license

    Like Indiana, Ohio and several other states, Kentuckians soon will have the option to have an organ donor heart printed on their drivers license.

    For more than 20 years, the Circuit Clerks of Kentucky have been educating communities about the life-saving mission of organ donation. Each day, 18 people die waiting for a life-saving organ transplant. Every 10 minutes a new name is added to the waiting list. Only 35 percent of Kentuckians are registered organ donors.

  • Do-it-Yourself Spa Day
  • Carroll County Senior Center - Jan. 23, 2013

    The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, (502) 732-7026.

    Wednesday, Jan. 23: Learn how to play Wii bowling,  10 a.m.

    Thursday, Jan. 24: Bunk-O, 10:30 a.m.

    Friday, Jan. 25: Lunch at I-Hop10:30 a.m.

    Monday, Jan. 28: Movie day with snacks, 9:30 a.m.

    Tuesday, Jan. 29: Sweet tooth bingo provided by the Waters of Clifty Falls, 10 a.m.

    Wednesday, Jan. 30: Bunk-O tournament, 10 a.m.

    Thursday, Jan. 31: Bunk-O, 10:30 a.m.; fried chicken potluck, 11:30 a.m.

  • Carroll County Public Library - Jan. 23, 2013

    Children’s regular programming will resume in February. call the library at (502) 732-7020 for more information. 

     

    Thursday, Jan. 24: Thursday, Dec. 20: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; GED help, 4 p.m.; homework help, 5 p.m.; ESL class, 6 p.m.

    Friday, Jan. 25: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.;  Friday crafts, 3:30-4:30 p.m.; Friday night music, Dennis Wheeler, 6 p.m.

    Saturday, Jan. 26: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; DIY Spa day, 10 a.m. until noon; family movie, “Ice Age 4:Continental Drift” 2 p.m.

  • Five generations | Jan. 23, 2013
  • Family welcomes baby son Nov. 19

    Mindy Hawkins and Zachary Miles of Worthville would like to announce the birth of their son, Landen Chase Miles, born Nov. 19, 2012, at Norton Suburban Women’s Pavilion in Louisville, Ky. He weighed 8 pounds 4 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    Mariah, 7, and Rayden Hawkins, 3 and Layla Miles, 4, helped welcome their brother home.

    Maternal grandparents are Nick and Diana Riley of Sanders, Ky. and maternal great-grandmother is  Mollie Colston of Carrollton.