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Today's Features

  • Summer Reading Program: Build a Better World will run until June 30. Call (502) 732-7020 for more information.

    New events

    Thursday, June 15: Marble Run, school age children, 3:30 p.m.;

    Friday, June 16: Raptor Rehab live birds, all ages, 11 a.m., lunch provided; Board of Trustees meeting, noon.

    Saturday, June 17: Family Movie, “Lego Batman” 2 p.m.

    Tuesday, June 20: Blocks for Kids, preschool ages, 11 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 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, June 15: Cards, games and color therapy, 9:30 a.m.; arthritis exercise, 9:30 a.m.; Bingo, 10:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; chair volleyball, cards and games, 12:30 p.m.

  • World Heritage International is now looking for American families to host high school students from Eurasia. All these students have received scholarships through the U.S. State Department sponsored Future Leaders Exchange Program (FLEX) and will spend an academic year in the United States.

  • Carrollton will see plenty of small plane traffic June 16 and 17 as the Carbon Cub Flying Club will be coming to Crawdaddy Landing as part of their round robin flying circuit.

    Event spokesperson Rick Tapp of Louisville said there could as many as 20 planes flying in over the two days. The planes would arrive in groups of four or five and stay in the area for a little while. The schedule would not be set until Friday morning after a weather briefing.

  • New events

    June 16-17

    Relay for Life at the Carroll County Fairgrounds. The event begins at 6 p.m. Friday and ends at 6 a.m. Saturday. See pages 16-17 for more information about the event.

    Saturday, June 17

    Carroll County River Sweep will be held at Point Park in Carrollton. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.

    Friends of Butler presents the Backyard Concert Series at the back lawn of the Historic Butler Turpin House. The free concert begins at 7 p.m. and features Whiskey Bent Valley, a folk and bluegrass band.

  • 2 Timothy 1:7 ESV

    For God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control.

    Often preachers such as myself mention that we as people of Christ are the Body of Christ, the physical attachments that are Christ’s tools and servants in this world. As I write this, I think of one’s mouth as being used as the physical Body of Christ.

  • First Apostolic hosts anniversary service

    The First Apostolic Church at 111 3rd Street, Carrollton, will host an Anniversary Service at 2 p.m., Sunday, June 18.  The Rev. David Croucher will be celebrating his fifth anniversary as pastor of the assembly.  His father, the Rev. Dennis Croucher, founder and past president of Indiana Bible College, will be the guest speaker of the service.

  • The Caby M. Froman May meeting was held at General Butler State Resort Park on Friday, May 5, 2017, with President Sandra Scott Thomas presiding.  Sandra greeted the members present with a reading of “Keep This for Me,” a tribute to Mother’s day. 

    The hostess for the meeting was Dr. Elizabeth Jones, whose menu and favors, enticed members with the flavors and customs of Belgium.