• Carroll County Senior Center | Week of May 15, 2013

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

    Wednesday, May 15: Walk to Point Park, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.; stroke presentation with Jeanie from St Elizabeth, 10 a.m.; birthday flower, 11:30 a.m.

    Thursday, May 16: Walk to Point Park, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.;  Bunk-O, 10:30 a.m.

    Friday, May 17: Senior breakfast bingo at Fairview Assisted Living Facility, 9:30 a.m.; walk to Point Park, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

    Monday, May 20: Walk to Point Park, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.; Hospice 101 with Starlette, 10:30 a.m.

  • Carroll County Public Library | Week of May 15, 2013

    Wednesday, May 22:  Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; after school Lego fun, 3:30 p.m.; Zumba, 5:15 p.m.

    Thursday, May 23:  Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; Music Play Day, bring a sack lunch and eat in the garden (age six months and up), 11 a.m.; GED help, 4 p.m.; homework help, 5 p.m.; ESL class, 6 p.m.

    Friday, May 24: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; computer basics, 10 a.m. until noon.

    Saturday, May 25: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; family movie, “The Rise of the Guardians”, 2 p.m.

    Monday, May 27: Closed for the holiday.

  • Winner’s circle | May 15, 2013
  • Good Citizen award
  • Sounds of Spring
  • Farmer’s Bank wins battle to collect pet food for CCAS

    Battle of the Banks Pet Food Drive with Carroll County Animal Support was held during Kentucky Week of the Animal on April 6-13. The goal to raise public awareness and to provide food for homeless animals in the CCAS foster program.

    Farmers Bank of Milton and First National Bank, main and branch locations participated. The winning total of pet food from Farmer’s Bank of Milton was 1,875 pounds, 10.5 ounces. First National Bank collected 267 pounds of pet food.

  • Derby day
  • Honoring mothers

    We asked readers on Facebook to send us photos of themselves and their mothers and tell us why they are the best. Thank you to all who responded!

  • Eight graduate from KSP citizen’s police academy

    Meredith Russo and Misty Wheeler, both of Carroll County, were among eight citizens from Oldham, Henry and Carroll counties who recently completed the KSP Citizen’s Police Academy at Post 5 in Campbellsburg. Graduates were honored at a ceremony and dinner held at Our Best restaurant in Henry County Monday, April 22.

  • Two dates set for blood donations

    The Red Cross will hold two upcoming blood drive events in Carroll County to prepare for the summer months head.

    The donation opportunities are:

     • 9:30 a.m.- 2:30 p.m., May 21 at Dow Corning Corporation, 4770 U.S. Highway 42 East, Carrollton.

    • 11:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m., May 28  at North American Stainless, 6870 Highway 42 East, Ghent.

    A blood donor card or driver’s license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in. All blood types are needed to ensure a reliable supply for patients.