• Trimble 1972 class sets reunion

    Trimble County’s class of 1972 will hold it’s 40-year reunion at 6 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 20 at the Pines Restaurant in Madison, Ind.

    This casual-dress event will feature good food and fellowship with old friends and classmates. Please bring spouse, friend or a guest with you. Cost is $20 per person and will be due at the door. For more information, contact Tony Gossom at (502) 732-4928 or cell (502) 682-2474.

  • Carroll County Senior Center - Oct. 3, 2012

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

    Wednesday, Oct. 3: Rummy tournament, 9:45 a.m.; computer help with Amy, 1 p.m.

    Thursday, Oct. 4: Bunk-O, 10:30 a.m.

    Friday, Oct. 5: Commodity pick-up, 8 a.m.; Ky. Wool Fest in Falmouth, Ky. 8:30 a.m.

    Monday, Oct. 8: Scary movie Monday, 9:30 a.m.;  Euchre/Rook, 10 a.m.

    Tuesday, Oct. 9: Bingo, 9:30 a.m.; aging in place, 11:30 a.m.; flu shots.

    Wednesday, Oct. 10: Nutrition with Grace, 10:30 a.m.; computer help with Amy, 1 p.m.

  • Carroll County’s Relay for Life raises $86,000

    Nine teams made up of cancer survivors, families, caregivers, local faith-based groups, businesses and clubs walked 12 hours in the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life of Carroll County on June 15 and raised more than $86,000.

  • Carroll County Public Library - Oct. 3, 2012

    Carroll County Public Library will display quilts during the month of October. Banned book week Sept. 31 through Oct. 5 — get caught reading.

    Wednesday, Oct. 3: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; medicare information,
    1 p.m.; Zumba, 5:15 p.m.

    Thursday, Oct. 4: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.;  music makers, 18 months and up, 11 a.m.; story hour, ages 3 1/2-5 years, 1:30 p. m.; GED help, 3:30 p.m.; homework help, 4 p.m.; close at 5 p.m. for the Two Rivers Tobacco Festival.

  • Six new COWS to protect county

    Carroll County Emergency Management will add six Community Outdoor Warning Systems (COWS) to alert residents and visitors of tornado sightings or warnings.

    COWS can save lives during severe weather when a tornado is sighted or a tornado warning is issued. The 19 COWS used by Carroll County Emergency Management could save your life and the lives of your family and friends. They will be activated as soon as a tornado is sighted in Carroll County or a tornado warning is issued by the National Weather Service for Carroll County.

  • Soccer hosts Zombie 5K Run Oct. 20

  • Readers on vacation - Oct. 3 2012
  • Preventing fires
  • Retired teachers elect officers, set committees

    The Carroll County Retired Teachers Association met Sept. 21 at Pat’s Place. Lunch was catered by Donna Parish, who prepared the meal and the fall decor for the tables.

    Cassandra McBurney, president of CCRTA, called the meeting to order. First, the club recognized new retiree  Debbie Cull. She talked about where she taught and for how many years. CCRTA presented her with a Kentucky Retired Teachers Association pin.

  • Carroll County Senior Center - Sept. 26, 2012

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

    Wednesday, Sept. 26, Food facts with Amy, 11:45 a.m.; computer help with Amy, 1 p.m.

    Thursday, Sept. 27: Bunk-O 10:30 a.m.

    Friday, Sept. 28: Lunch out, (you decide), Our Best or Town & Country Restaurant, 10:30 a.m.