The Carroll County Public Library will be presenting the Mary Ann Gentry Memorial Art Show during the months of April and May.
The annual show consists of framed or mounted paintings, drawings, sculptures, photographs and multimedia items. New artist are welcome as well as those who have participated in previous years. In order to provide enough space they will accept two pieces per owner, not previously displayed.
Over the decades and centuries, family lines have traversed from county to county or across state lines. That is just as true of ancestors who moved between Carroll and Trimble counties in Kentucky to (or from) Jefferson and Switzerland counties in Indiana.
So, if you can trace your relatives back and forth across this portion of the Ohio River, you may be in luck.
General Butler State Resort Park, Friends of Butler and the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce hosted a networking event March 10, called “Business After Hours” at the park. Community organizations and business owners were invited to attend.
The pirates are coming to Carroll County High School March 20-21, as “The Pirate of Penzance” will take the Carroll County High School stage.
Director Jennifer Beach said the capability of this group was right to revive the performance, which was last performed in 2010. It takes a special performer for the role of Mabel, who will be played by Kathryn Gillespie, Beach said. The cast loves the play and has been very enthusiastic, even researching roles on their own.