Today's Features

  • Wednesday, March 27: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; Zumba, 5:15 p.m.

    Thursday, March 28:  Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; Mother Goose Time (ages 0-18 months), 10 a.m.; Music Makers, (age 18 months and up), 11 a.m.; GED help, 4 p.m.; homework help, 5 p.m.; ESL class, 6 p.m.

    Friday, March 29: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; computer basics, Intro to Email, 10 a.m. until noon; Friday crafts, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

    Saturday, March 30: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; photoshop, 10 a.m.-noon.

  • Finally, my friends,winter has given up its grip and spring is here. Birds are singing, flowers are blooming and golf clubs are being swung.

    OK, I’ll admit it, it is 39 degrees outside while I’m writing this and they are calling for a snowstorm on Sunday. What I meant to say was winter has almost given up its grip and spring is almost here. Now, that sounds better.

  • Soil compaction is a common problem that many producers face, but is often overlooked. 

    Significant soil compaction can reduce forage yields and slow forage establishment.  Manage-ment practices can be used to reduce and correct this problem while improving soil conditions.

  • Most of us eat three meals a day. We eat because food satisfies our taste buds. We eat because it is a social activity. We also eat because food is good for us.

    Eat-ing provides our body with energy so that we can breathe and function. It also has an impact on our overall health.

    Nutritious foods help us maintain a healthy body and protect us against various illnesses, disorders and chronic diseases, such as heart disease, stroke, dementia, type 2 diabetes, bone loss, cancer and anemia.

  • Wednesday, March 27

    Cartmell Elementary School Site Based Decision Making Council meets at 3:30 p.m. an the school.

    Carrollton Rotary Club meets every Wednesday at noon at Butler Park lodge.

    AA Big Book study groups meets every Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Carrollton Christian Church, 310 Fifth St.

    Thursday, March 28

    Champions for a Drug-Free Carroll County meets at 11:30 a.m. in the community room, Carroll County Public Library.

  • Apostolic church sets special program

    The Apostolic Pentecostal Church of the Living God, 124 Smith Lane in Bedford will host an Easter Program “Because of Calvary,” at 6:30 p.m., Easter Sunday, March 31. All are welcome. For information call Bro. Bobby Wade, (502) 255-7510

    Easter services set at Mound Hill church

  • As we are living in the days that we celebrate, remember and think about Calvary, the death, burial and resurrection of Christ Jesus, a true event that took place more than 2,000 years ago that still has an impact on all lives who receive Him, and also will someday impact those who don’t receive Him.

  • The Carroll County Retired Teachers Association met March 15 at Pat’s  Place, where they enjoyed a lunch prepared by Donna Parish.