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Today's Features

  • Insect infestations in stored wheat can cost a lot of money in treatment expenses or elevator discounts.  The best way to avoid insect problems in stored wheat is to follow preventive management practices from harvest until delivery of the crop for sale.

    These steps include conscientious equipment management before, during, and after harvest as well as good sanitation practices.  Other safeguards are thoroughly drying the crop, timely aeration, and frequently checking grain condition.

  • The Covergirls Quilt Club will meet from 5:30-7:30 p.m., Monday, June 9 at the Carroll County Extension Office, 500 Floyd Drive, Carrollton. They will start working on the beautiful “Blue Pinwheels Quilt that they are making to be raffled off at the Goldenrod Gala in late August.

  • Thursday, May 29

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

    Carroll County Animal Support will have a volunteer recruitment meeting at 6:30 p.m. in the second-floor meeting room at the Carroll County Courthouse. Refreshments available. The group will have information and sign-up sheets for anyone interested in volunteering at the Carroll County Animal Shelter. Duties primary include working with the dogs at the shelter to exercise and help socialize them and helping with on-site adoption events.

  • A hymn sing will be at Hopewell Community Church, Locust Road, Bedford, Saturday, May 31, 4-8 p.m. Come participate or enjoy music and fellowship.

    Refreshments will be served. For more info call  (502) 693-8094.

    Trimble County Hymn Sing will be held 7 p.m., Thursday, June 5,  at the Pleasant View Baptist church.

  • Unlike the ancient Israelites, I’m not in the habit of naming rocks.

    Not being judgmental, just never thought to do so.

    Apparently, the Philistines were set to slaughter the Israelites. Full-on assault, take no prisoners.

    If you recall from the story of David and Goliath, the Philistines were huge, mean and scary. So, when the Israelites heard about the upcoming attack, they went to their leader, Samuel, and begged him to ask God to save them.

  • Kroger Relay for Life will hold a yard sale beginning at 9 a.m., Saturday, May 24, outside by picnic tables, beside the Kroger pharmacy. There will be lots of items donated by Kroger employees. All proceeds are given to Carroll County Relay for Life.

  • Thursday, May 22: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; computer walk-in help, 2-4 p.m.; GED help, 4 p.m.; homework help, 5 p.m.; ESL class, 6 p.m.

    Friday, May 23: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; bottle cap magnets, 3:30 p.m.

    Saturday, May 24: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; teen movie, “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey”, 2 p.m.

    Monday, May 26: Closed for Memorial Day.

  • Carroll County Senior Center, 110 Sixth St.

    Thursday, May 22: All day, deuce’s wild rummy, billiards, starting at 8:30 a.m.; Bunk-O, 10 a.m.; Social Security and Medicare presentation with Tim Kinduell, 11 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.

    Friday, May 23: All day, deuce’s wild rummy and billiards, starting at 8:30 a.m.; movie day with snacks, 9:30 a.m.; walk with ease, 10 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.

    Monday, May 26: Closed.

  • Michael and Barbara Garvey of Hanover, Ind., announce the upcoming wedding of their daughter, Allison Craig Garvey to Joel E. Zimmerman, son of Dorrie Zimmerman of Louisville, and the late Eddie Zimmerman.

    The bride to be is a 2010 graduate of Transylvania University and a member of the Delta Delta Delta Sorority. She is employed at NTS Development Company in Louisville. She is the granddaughter of the late James B. and Mary Nell Oney, Joseph Garvey and Jean Lunsford.