Today's Features

  • Dealing with Type 2 diabetes can be difficult at any age, but it can be especially troubling for teenagers, who must also deal with the pressures of youth including self-image and self-worth. As a parent, you can do simple things to make managing this disease easier for your teen and your entire family.

  • The Zika virus has created a lot of national and international talk lately. A case of the Zika virus has not be found in Kentucky, and health officials say we face little risk. However, let us learn a little more about the virus and ways we can help control mosquitoes.

  • New events

    Feb. 24 - The Youth Services Center Advisory meeting will be held at noon at Carroll County High School. Lunch will be provided.

    Mar. 5 - March on over and pick up some pork fundraiser for Life in Carrollton Ministries. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Ma Tillers Catering, 335 Port William Drive. You can place orders by calling (502) 732-0709.

    Regular events

    Thursday, Feb. 18

    Carrollton Homemakers Club meets at 1:30 p.m. at the Carroll County Extension Office on Floyd Drive.

  • The Infinite Realm will hold a concert at 6 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 20, at Valley Christian Church, 817 11th Street in Carrollton. All are welcome.

  • “Dear Me,

    You are the most awesome-est thing that has ever walked on this earth. Love, Me” -- found on the Internet


    Just when you think you’ve heard everything, something new comes along that causes you to shake your head in curious amazement.

    According to a Charisma News report, sologamy is on the rise as the latest marriage trend.

  • Why fit in when you were born to stand out? The Dr. Seuss Birthday Bash will be held from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, at Kathryn Winn Primary. Children are encouraged to ‘stand out’ and create their own special character, just like Dr. Seuss.

  • 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.


    Thursday, Feb. 18: Cards and Games, 8:30 a.m.; bingo, 10:30 a.m.; lunch, noon; chair volleyball, 12:30 p.m.

    Friday, Feb. 19: Cards and Games, 8:30 a.m.; YMCA/Silver Sneakers Splash, gym, 9:30 a.m.; lunch, noon; chair volleyball, 12:30 p.m.

  • Call for Student Art, Submit your art for display in the library. Work from high school students must be submitted by Feb. 19, for competition in GFWC student art contest of No. Ky. Middle and Grade School artists may submit by Feb. 27, for display in March. Please contact Patricia for more information. Categories: painting, drawing, prints, watercolor, computer design, ceramics, textiles and sculpture.

    New events for February

    Saturday, Feb. 20: Student art judging (high school only).