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Today's Features

  • The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, Center Manager, Mitzie Williams (502) 732-7026; e-mail: carrollcty@twcbc.com.

    Thursday, March 5: Chair volleyball, 10 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; Bunk-O, 12:30 p.m.

    Friday, March 6: Trip to “Our Best Restaurant”, 10 a.m.; lunch 11:30 a.m.

    Monday, March 9: Wii bowling, 10 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; TOPS Support Group meets, 4:30 p.m.

  • Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced today that a one-time extension will be provided to producers for the new safety-net programs established by the 2014 Farm Bill, known as Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC).

    The final day to update yield history or reallocate base acres has been extended one additional month, from Feb. 27, 2015 until March 31, 2015.

    The final day for farm owners and producers to choose ARC or PLC coverage also remains March 31, 2015. 

  • Try this new take on an old family favorite on Saint Patrick’s Day, or any day that you want to add some color to your plate. Green peas add the festive color and slightly sweet flavor, while garlic and pepper add some zip.

     

    Green-Mash Potatoes

    7 potatoes (medium size, about 1 cup each), peeled and diced

    1 cup skim milk, divided

    2 garlic cloves, peeled

    1 cup frozen peas

    2 tablespoons butter

    1/8 teaspoon white pepper (optional)

    ¼ teaspoon Kosher salt

     

  • Thursday, March 5

    Life Beyond Abuse, a substance abuse class/group meeting, meets at 6 p.m. at The Pentecostals of Carrollton, 102 Park Lane Shopping Center. For more information, contact Life in Carrollton Ministries Director Donnie Dawes, (502) 732-0709.

    Narcotics Anonymous meets at 6:30 p.m. every Thursday at Carrollton Christian Church, 310 Fifth St.

    Gamblers Anonymous and Gamenon host an open meeting for family members every Thursday at 7 p.m. at Port Royal United Methodist Church, 8230 Port Royal Rd.

    Friday, March 6

  • It is hard for us to appreciate the generosity of Jesus at the Last Supper.

  • First Apostolic selling Easter candy

    The First Apostolic Church is taking orders for Easter candy.  This year’s candy includes chocolate eggs filled with peanut butter or coconut cream, peeps on a stick, chocolate peeps, and chocolate Easter suckers. Place orders by contacting (502) 525-7515, or sending an email to pastor@faccarrollton.com.  The orders will be distributed the week of March 23rd.  Candy will also be available at Easter On The Square.  Place your order now for the best homemade candy in Carrollton.

  • For more information call the library, (502) 732-7020.

    Thursday, Feb. 26: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; Music Makers, 11 a.m.; GED help, 5 p.m.; homework help, 5 p.m.; ESL Class. 6 p.m.

    Friday, Feb. 27: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.

    Saturday, Feb. 28: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; family movie, “Alexander and the Terrible…”, 2 p.m.

    Monday, March 2:   Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; -Zumba, 5:15 p.m.