Today's Features

  • Thursday, Jan. 4

    Carroll County Arts Board meets at 1 p.m. at the downtown Subway for a special meeting in place of its monthly meeting.

    Carroll County Chamber of Commerce meets at noon at General Butler State Resort Park.

    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.

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

  • Dr. Tammy Potter, state apiarist, at the Kentucky Department of Agriculture has developed an online tool to facilitate communication between pesticide applicators and local beekeepers. This registry system can be used when, under specific circumstances as indicated by pesticide labels, applicators must notify beekeepers 48 hours prior to certain types of applications.

  • A number of years ago, amid the mice and filth of a Taliban prison in Afghanistan, two ordinary American young women wrote and sang praise songs to the Lord.

    Missionaries Dayna Curry and Heather Mercer didn’t know their fate at the hands of their captors. Even so, in the midst of their uncertain future, they found reason to pray rejoicing. They took comfort in recalling the biblical accounts of King David and of Job, both of whom wrestled with God because of their difficult circumstances, yet ultimately surrendered with praise to the Almighty.

  • Roger has just lost his wife and is being consoled by his good buddy Fred. A parade of lady friends join the mix as they express concern that Roger, portrayed by Steve Glauber of Carrollton, is not eating well.

    Each woman brings one of her favorite meals to share, but as it turns out Roger’s nutrition is not the only thing on their mind, as each has a fantasy. Fred, played by Al Fernard, watches as this humorous story unfolds.

  • Friends, it’s hard to believe its Christmas has come and gone. Where did all the days of summer and fall go? Even Thanksgiving is now a distant memory and it seems like that was yesterday. But alas, we must move on and now we embrace the most special holiday of all.

    We all know Christmas is a celebration of Jesus. That celebration brings us together as families and friends and invariably that means lots of food. Which then leads to the point of this article, leftovers. Because lets face it, there will be lots of leftovers.

  • The John Guill-Polly Hawkins Craig Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) began their Christmas meeting on Dec. 13, with lunch at Jewels on Main in Warsaw.

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

    Lunch is served daily at 11:30 a.m., breakfast is served 8 a.m. Monday and Wednesday only, reservations are required by 11:30 the day before. Cards, Wii, cornhole, games, puzzles, color therapy, massages, TV viewing, walking and exercise equipment available daily. In addition:

  • The Carroll County Public Library is located at 136 Court Street in Carrollton. Every day after school, the community room is open to tweens and teens to relax, visit with friends and enjoy activities, snacks, games, movies, Netflix, etc. Virtual Reality games are popular and they will have new ones to try out, Monday through Friday from 3:30 – 5 p.m.

    The library is open Monday through Thursday, 9:30 a.m. until 8 p.m.; Friday and Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until 5 p.m.; and closed on Sundays. For more information call (502) 732-7020 of Fax (502) 732-7122.