Today's Features

  • More than 100 sewing enthusiasts from Kentucky, Indiana, Ohio and other states have been at General Butler State Resort Park  yesterday and today learning new sewing techniques and improving their skills as they attend the sixth annual “It’s Sew Fine” Sewing Expo hosted by the University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service Family and Consumer Sciences program from the Northern Kentucky and Louisville area. 

  • Carroll County Public Library will present its annual Mary Ann Gentry Memorial Art Show during May. Entries will be accepted from April 15-May 3, from both past and new exhibitors. For information, call the library at (502) 732-7020.

  • The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, (502) 732-7026


    Wednesday, April 10: Rummy tournament, 9:45 a.m.

    Thursday, April 11: Bunk-O, 10:30 a.m.; advisory meeting, noon.

    Friday, April 12: Crafts, work on Derby hats, 9:30 a.m.

    Monday, April 15: Hospice with the Bluegrass “Living Wills”, 10:45 a.m.

    Tuesday, April 16: Bingo, 9:30 a.m.

    Wednesday, April 17: Birthday flower, 11:30 a.m.

  • The second Food Pantry Benefit will be held at 6 p.m. April 20 at the Carroll County Middle School Auditorium. The Infinite Realm will be hosting the gospel sing with performers from Christian Academy of Carrollton and local favorite, Helen Mumphrey as special guests. Admission is $10 for 18 and over, $5 for ages 6-17 and under 6 are free. $1 will be deducted from the admission price for each can of food brought in.

  • Wednesday, April 10: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; seminar series, conversational Spanish; after school Lego fun, 3:30 p.m.; Zumba, 5:15 p.m.; Carroll County Animal Support, 6 p.m.
    Thursday, April 11: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; Mother Goose Time, (0-six months), 10 a.m.; Music Makers, (age six months and up), 11 a.m.; GED help, 4 p.m.; Homework Help, 5 p.m.; ESL class, 6 p.m.
    Friday, April 12: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; computer basics, 10 a.m. until noon; Friday crafts, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

  • On April 2, the Carrollton Woman’s Club met at Pats’ Place on Seminary Street.

    Eight members said the pledge to the flag. Co-hostess Carolyn Stout called the meeting to order and introduced the program chairwoman Karen Claiborne. Claiborne introduced the club members to a Jeopardy type game concerning information about the papal election. Members were split into two very competitive teams each picking  questions from six categories. They learned a lot and had a fun time learning.