Today's Features

  • New events

    Saturday, Oct. 15

    Fall Brawl Demo Derby at Carroll County Fairgrounds. For more information call Kevin Craig (502) 682-7241.

    Carrollton Main Street and Carroll County Arts Board Art Walk at the courthouse square in downtown Carrollton. Free sidewalk chalk art contests, featuring four age groups. Starting at 10 a.m. contact Sam Burgess (502)732-5713.

    The Masterson House open house and membership drive will be from 1-3 p.m. The community is invited to tour the house. Tea and cookies will be served.

  • Revival Oct. 21-23

    Truth Jubilee, a community revival will be held three nights, Oct. 21-23 starting at 7 p.m., 202 Donna Circle in Prestonville, Three Rivers Auction House. All are welcome. For more information call (502) 347-9987.

    First Apostolic hosts anniversary

  • We all want to improve our lives and make them better, Right? Every person on the planet, should desire to improve and function, to their God given capacity.

    Learning to recognize, when things are not right, and we are frustrated. Frustration can be a gift from God. God desires that we walk in his peace, provision and prosperity. Not only for each individual on the earth, but all people, ethnic groups and nation.

    In order to continue to grow and walk in a closer relationship with God, we have to learn the art and power of repentance.

  • It’s Quilt Month; the October Quilt show will be on display all month long. For more information call (502) 732-7020.

    New events/


    Thursday, Oct. 13: Anita’s Arrowhead, some sewing experience preferred, see Patricia for a materials list and to sign-up, Quilt Class, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

    Friday, Oct. 14: PHd’s (projects half done) 2-4 p.m.

    Saturday, Oct. 15: Game Club, 1-4 p.m.

    Wednesday, Oct. 19: Paint a Pumpkin, 3:30 p.m.

    Saturday, Oct. 22: Paint a Pumpkin, 10 a.m.

  • The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, Frances Steurer, Center Manager, (502) 732-7026; e-mail: carrollcty@twcbc.com. Breakfast is served 8:30 a.m. Monday and Wednesday, call to make a reservation, lunch is served at 11:30 a.m. each day, please call to make reservation to eat lunch the following day.

    Thursday, Oct. 13: Cards and games, 8:30 a.m.; walk with ease, 9:30 a.m.; Bingo sponsored by CCMH, 10:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; chair volleyball, cards and games, 12:30 p.m.; shopping/ Walmart and Kroger, 2 p.m.

  • The Kentucky Career Center will host the “Fall into a New Career” Job Fair from 1-4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 19, at the National Guard Armory, 1828 Ky. Hwy. 227, in Carrollton.

    The Kentucky Career Center in Carrollton, located at 1209 Highland Ave., Suite E, is part of a network of career centers with locations in Covington, Dry Ridge, Falmouth and Florence, to help connect job seekers and employers. To reach the Kentucky Career Center in Carrollton by phone, call (502) 732-4602.

  • The Carrollton Lions Club is once again asking the community for help in its local Eyeglass Fundraiser charity. All money raised stays in the Carrollton community and benefits the Eyeglass Program. The Eyeglass Program provides eye care, eyeglasses and eye treatments to those in need in our community.

  • The Equine Disease Quarterly is a publication produced by UK’s Gluck Equine Research Center in Lexington. This quarterly newsletter has interesting equine information on the state, national, and international levels.

    In the October issue, Dr. Roberta Dwyer in the UK Department of Animal and Food Sciences, offers information on the importance of cleaning and disinfecting stalls.

    Cleaning and disinfecting stalls is critically important for biosecurity, especially in controlling disease outbreaks. However, much misinformation exists.