Today's Features

  • In spring and summer, weather patterns are more active as they move through Kentucky,
    especially in the afternoon and evening, resulting in more thunderstorms.

    These weather conditions also increase the potential for lightning to strike people working or playing outdoors, and even while they are inside a building.

    All thunderstorms produce lightning.  Sometimes called “nature’s fireworks,” lightning is produced by the buildup and discharge of electrical energy between negatively and positively charged areas. 

  • Would you like to learn ways to make spaces in your home easier for you, your family and friends to use? Do you wish it were easy to do? A special program on universal design, “Home Access-ibility ... Intro-duction to Universal Design and Home Tour” will be held Wednesday, May 22 at the Durr Annex of the Kenton County Cooperative Extension Service in Edgewood.

  • Wednesday, May 15

    Carrollton Rotary Club meets Wednesday at noon at the lodge at General Butler State Resort Park.

    Carroll County High School Site Based Decision Making Council meets at 4:15 p.m. in the high school conference room.

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

    Thursday, May 16

    Carrollton Homemakers Club meets at 10:30 a.m. at the Carroll County Extension Office on Floyd Drive.

  • A tent revival will be held May 17, 18 and 19, at Calvary Full Gospel Church, located at Westside Fire Department in Prestonville. On Friday, May 17, the church will hold its CAYR dinner from 5-7 p.m., singing and service with Pastor Mike Stephens to follow. On Saturday, May 18, there will be a cookout from 1-5 p.m., with free hamburgers and hot dogs, inflatables for the children, music all afternoon followed by service at 6 p.m., with speaker, Pastor Jim Stewart.

  • We are celebrating the final week of the Easter Season. This Sunday we begin celebrating a new spiritual reality—the feast of Pentecost—in which the fullness of the spirit came to rest over the apostles (Acts of the Apostles 2:1-12).

    Freed of their fears following the crucifixion, and strengthened by the power of the spirit, they were ready to whole-heartedly preach, teach and heal in the name of Jesus Christ.

  • Pageant prep benefits Relay For Life team

  • Looking for work? Carroll County Expo will offer local employers, Dorman, Adecco, Kroger, Select Insurance and more, 3:30-6:30 p.m., Thursday, May 23 at Camp Kysoc, 1902 Easterday Road in Carrollton. For information, call Jason Britton at (859) 980-1965.

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

    Wednesday, May 15: Walk to Point Park, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.; stroke presentation with Jeanie from St Elizabeth, 10 a.m.; birthday flower, 11:30 a.m.

    Thursday, May 16: Walk to Point Park, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.;  Bunk-O, 10:30 a.m.

    Friday, May 17: Senior breakfast bingo at Fairview Assisted Living Facility, 9:30 a.m.; walk to Point Park, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

    Monday, May 20: Walk to Point Park, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.; Hospice 101 with Starlette, 10:30 a.m.