• Consider hosting an exchange student

    World Heritage International is now looking for American families to host high school students from Eurasia. All these students have received scholarships through the U.S. State Department sponsored Future Leaders Exchange Program (FLEX) and will spend an academic year in the United States.

  • Carbon Cub airplanes flying into Carrollton June 16-17

    Carrollton will see plenty of small plane traffic June 16 and 17 as the Carbon Cub Flying Club will be coming to Crawdaddy Landing as part of their round robin flying circuit.

    Event spokesperson Rick Tapp of Louisville said there could as many as 20 planes flying in over the two days. The planes would arrive in groups of four or five and stay in the area for a little while. The schedule would not be set until Friday morning after a weather briefing.

  • Building with spaghetti and marshmallows
  • Carrollton Fire Department/Rina Moore Vankleef WHAS Crusade for Children Concert
  • Caby Froman discusses Saint Therese of Lisieux

    The Caby M. Froman May meeting was held at General Butler State Resort Park on Friday, May 5, 2017, with President Sandra Scott Thomas presiding.  Sandra greeted the members present with a reading of “Keep This for Me,” a tribute to Mother’s day. 

    The hostess for the meeting was Dr. Elizabeth Jones, whose menu and favors, enticed members with the flavors and customs of Belgium.

  • Senior Calendar | June 8, 2017

    The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, Frances Steurer, Center Manager, (502) 732-7026; e-mail: carrollcty@twcbc.com. Breakfast is served 8:30 a.m. Monday and Wednesday, call to make a reservation, lunch is served at 11:30 a.m. each day, please call to make reservation to eat lunch the following day.

    Thursday, June 8: Cards, games and color therapy, 8:30 a.m.; nutrition sponsored by Cooperative Extension Service, 9:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; chair volleyball, cards and games, 12:30 p.m.

  • Carroll County Public Library | June 8, 2017

    Summer Reading Program: Build a Better World will run until June 30. Call (502) 732-7020 for more information.

    Thursday, June 8: Marshmallow construction for Teens, 1 p.m.; Marshmallow tower, school age children 3:30 p.m.

    Friday, June 9: Animal Tales Live Animal Show, 11 a.m., all ages, lunch is provided.

    Tuesday, June 13: Marble Run, preschool ages, 11 am.; Marshmallow construction for teens, 1 p.m.;

    Wednesday, June 14: VR Art, teens, 1 p.m.; STEM Stations, 3:30-5 p.m.; Family Night @the Library, Blocks 4 Kidz, 6 p.m.

  • Port William seeks donations for upcoming auction Aug. 12

    The Port William Historical Society met on May 23, at the Masterson House with 22 guests and members in attendance. President Deborah Garrett introduced the guest speaker, Jerry Raisor, curator at the Kentucky Department of Parks. He discussed the history of the Kentucky River as it pertains to geology and commerce.

    The March meeting minutes were read by secretary Cassandra McBurney and approved as read. Treasurer Sam Burgess handed out a copy of the financial report and it was approved.

  • Smiths celebrate 60 years

    Mr. and Mrs. Isaac Smith will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Thursday, June 8, 2017. Ike and Mary Lou were married at the Ghent Baptist Church in 1957 where they are still active members.

    Ike retired as general manager from Kentucky Ladder Company after 42 years. Mary Lou retired after 30 years as secretary of Cartmell School and two years of teaching in Carroll County. They enjoy gardening, traveling and spending time with family and friends.

  • Poole crowned Miss Carroll Co.