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  • Nobles welcomes baby son Oct. 25

    William and Erica Noble of Carrollton, would like to announce the birth of their son, Weston Cash Noble.

    Weston was born Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011, at Baptist Hospital Northeast in LaGrange, Ky.

    He weighed 8 pounds 2 ounces and was 21 1/2 inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are Troy Stethen of Carrollton and the late Sabrena Stethen. Maternal great-grandparents are Clyde Stethen of Carrollton, Carol Tuttle of Henry County and James Tuttle of Sanders.

    Paternal grandparents are Wanda Noble of Carrollton and the late Warren Noble.

  • Detention center busy during holiday season

    The holidays are a busy time for the Carroll County Detention Center and Jailer Mike Humphrey.

    Humphrey and the detention center organize three holiday events for the Carroll County community.

     On Saturday, Dec. 17 at the National Guard Armory, the center hosts a Christmas dinner for the senior citizens in Carroll County. Food is donated from the Carroll County Fiscal Court, local churches and organizations and prepared by the jail. Volunteers enjoy helping serve the dinner.

  • Herbed pork loin cooks up tender, tasty for meal

    The Ghent Woman’s Club held its Christmas meeting at New Horizons on Dec. 1.  Chet Mitchell, the executive director, went out of his way to set up the most beautiful table for our Christmas memories program.  He made us feel so very special by decorating  it for us. Thank you Chet. If you haven’t visited New Horizon’s since the new ownership, you just might want to take a look.

  • Trooper honored for enforcement

    The Kentucky Office of Highway Safety and the Kentucky State Police issued awards at a ceremony held Dec. 8, 2011 to law enforcement officers across the state for their individual contributions to the Commonwealth’s mission of aggressive traffic enforcement.

  • Carroll County Public Library - Dec. 14, 2011

    Wednesday, Dec 14, Walk away the pounds, 9 a.m.; Wednesdays at One, The Way We Get By, 1 p.m., 10 a.m.-noon; YAH book group, 4 p.m.; Zumba, 5:15 p.m.

    Thursday, Dec. 15, Walk away the pounds, 9 a.m.; Yoga, 9:45 a.m.; music makers, age 18 months and up, 11 a.m.; story hour, age 4-6, 1:30 p.m.; GED Help, 3:30 p.m.; ESL Class, 6 p.m.

    Friday, Dec. 16, Walk away the pounds, 9 a.m.; creative Fridays, 10-noon; computer basics, 10:30 a.m.; greasy, grimy grossology, sign-up please!, 3:30 p.m.

  • Kroger holds Relay for Life fundraiser

    Kroger Relay for Life bake sale and pictures with Santa will be held, Saturday, Dec. 17, at Krogers in Carrollton.  

    The bake sale will be held from 10 a.m. -1 p.m. and pictures with Santa Claus (donation of $1) from 1-3 p.m. All donations will be given to Relay for Life.
     

  • Carroll County Senior Center - Dec. 14, 2011

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

    Wednesday, Dec. 14, Euchre, pool, Wii games, rummy, 9:15 a.m.; b-day flowers, 11:30 a.m.; 12 days of Christmas, noon.

    Thursday, Dec. 15, Euchre, pool, Wii games, rummy, 9:15 a.m.; Bunk-O, 10:30 a.m.; nutrition with Grace, 11:45 a.m.; 12 days of Christmas, noon.

    Friday, Dec. 16, Euchre, pool, Wii games, rummy, 9:15 a.m.; PACS nutrition, 10:30 a.m.; 12 days of Christmas, noon.

  • Food pantry donation
  • Rotary, CCMH partner for winter ball fundraiser

    Carrollton Rotary Club will partner with Carroll County Memorial Hospital to begin a fundraising campaign to purchase digital mammography equipment for the hospital.
    The club will revivie the popular Rotary Winter Ball, a black-tie optional event scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 18 at General Butler State Resport Park, according to club member Nick Marsh, chairman of the event.

  • Recipes help to spice up the holidays with flavor

    A few years ago, a dear friend gave me a taste of a wonderful quick bread, that I thought was out of this world.

    I was fortunate because Pam Eskew gave me the recipe.  Her mother, Mary Biehl, gave it to her.