Features http://www.mycarrollnews.com/features/todaysfeatures en Sweeping the river http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/sweeping-river <img src="http://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/river_sweep_8718.jpg" alt="Angel Lopez, 16, and Irene Lopez, 15, join their dad Gregory Lopez on the Point Park river bank. " title="Angel Lopez, 16, and Irene Lopez, 15, join their dad Gregory Lopez on the Point Park river bank. " align="left" hspace="6" /> Church News | July 2, 2015 http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/church-news-july-2-2015 <p> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">Vacation Bible School planned for July 6-10</span></p> <p> Vacation Bible School put on by Carrollton Christian Church, St. John&rsquo;s Catholic Church, and Carrollton United Methodist Church,&nbsp; will be held at Carrollton United Methodist Church, 310 Highland Ave. in Carrollton&nbsp; from 6-8 p.m. Monday, July 6, through Friday, July 10. Ages 3-11. For more information, call (502) 732-8886.</p> <p> Cove Hill sets date for Vacation Bible School</p> Community Calendar | July 2, 2015 http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/community-calendar-july-2-2015 <p> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">Wednesday, July 1</span></p> <p> Carrollton Rotary Club meets every Wednesday at noon at Butler Park lodge.</p> <p> American Legion bingo is held every Wednesday. Doors open at 5 p.m. and bingo starts at 7 p.m.</p> <p> Thursday, July 2</p> <p> Carroll County Chamber of Commerce meets at noon at General Butler State Resort Park.</p> <p> Gamblers Anonymous host an open meeting for family members every Thursday at 7 p.m. at Port Royal United Methodist Church, 8230 Port Royal Road.</p> Take God with you on your vacation http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/take-god-you-your-vacation <img src="http://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/miller_keith_4.jpg" alt="Keith Miller" title="Keith Miller" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">Even from a very early age we teach our kids that God is everywhere, that he sees everything, that he hears everything and that he never leaves us.</span></p> Bon Worth hosts canned food drive http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/bon-worth-hosts-canned-food-drive <p> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">Bon Worth, located at the Vanity Fair Outlet Mall in Carrollton is having a&nbsp; &ldquo;Christmas in July&rdquo; canned food drive. &ldquo;Share the warmth of giving&rdquo; by bringing in non-perishable food items from July 7-12, to the store in Carrollton. Bon Worth will be offering a discount to customers who participate. The donated food will be given to the Carroll County Food Pantry.</span></p> Honored for service http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/honored-service-1 <img src="http://www.mycarrollnews.com/sites/www.mycarrollnews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/ed_am1a9659.jpg" alt="Ed James, right, served his last day as Carrollton’s City Attorney June 30. Carrollton Mayor Robb Adams, left, presented him with a plaque for outstanding legal leadership as City Attorney from Jan. 1, 2013-June 30, 2015. James also previously served under mayors Bill Welty, Charlie Webster, Ann Deatherage and Gene McMurry. “It’s been a pleasure. I’ve enjoyed it,” James said." title="Ed James, right, served his last day as Carrollton’s City Attorney June 30. Carrollton Mayor Robb Adams, left, presented him with a plaque for outstanding legal leadership as City Attorney from Jan. 1, 2013-June 30, 2015. James also previously served under mayors Bill Welty, Charlie Webster, Ann Deatherage and Gene McMurry. “It’s been a pleasure. I’ve enjoyed it,” James said." align="left" hspace="6" /> Fireworks, day of festivities, set for Point Park Saturday http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/fireworks-day-festivities-set-point-park-saturday <p> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">The city of Carrollton is hosting its annual Fourth of July Celebration on July 4, at Point Park. The event is co-sponsored by Carroll County Fiscal Court and Carrollton/Carroll County Tourism.</span></p> <p> The firework show, provided by Vito&rsquo;s Fireworks of Covington, will begin at 10 p.m. The show will include a firework fountain and a display resembling the American flag.</p> Carroll County Public Library | July 2, 2015 http://www.mycarrollnews.com/content/carroll-county-public-library-july-2-2015 <p> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">The Carroll County Public Library Pay off your fines with food for the Carroll County Food Pantry will begin July 15. For more information call the library, (502) 732-7020.</span></p> <p> Thursday, July 2: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; Camp Shakespeare, 1-4 p.m.</p> <p> Friday, July 3: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; Camp Shakespeare, 1-4 p.m.; The Tempest, performance by Camp Shakespeare, 3:30 p.m.</p> <p> Saturday, July 4: Closed for the holiday.</p> <p> Monday, July 6: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; Zumba, 5:15 p.m.</p>