Carrollton Main Street Association, Friends of Butler and Carroll County Girl Scouts are joining forces to help clean up Carroll County. On March 24, 2012, at 4 p.m., these groups will be meeting at Cartmell Elementary School’s parking lot to clean up the highway in designated Adopt-a-Highway spots located in Carrollton.
The Girl Scouts are celebrating their centennial anniversary this year. As part of that celebration, troops around the country are trying to give back to their local communities.
The Carrollton Woman’s Club met at Pats’ Place, Tuesday, March 6 at 7 p.m. with Fifth District Gov. Karen Moreland from Williamstown as the guest, along with both Sandra Thomas and Julia O’Neal from the Ghent Woman’s Club.
Nancy Jo Grobmyer was hostess at the meeting and gave a devotional reading quotation from “The Wisdom of Women.” Karen Claiborne, vice-governor of Fifth District was also at the meeting.
I have mentioned in many of my past columns, with very fond memories, of the years we lived in Henryville, Ind.
Words cannot describe what my whole family feels about the devastation they have gone through, and yet they have picked themselves up and are going forward as best they can. Even though we moved many times when our children were growing up (due to job transfers), our children consider it their hometown.
The Kroger Relay for Life team thanks all the cutie pies that participated in this year’s Cutie Pie Contest. They raised $500 for the cause.
First place girls: Brinna Stark, daughter of Timmy and Mallory Stark; second place, Evangeline Reynolds, daughter of Steve and Brittany Reynolds; and third place, Chloe Jean Harlamert, daughter of Samantha and Vince Harlamert.
First place boys: Dawsen Roden, son of John and Jennifer Roden; second place, Darian Beach, son of James and Amy Brown; and third place, Brayden Chambers, son of Johnny Chambers.