Today's Features

  • Wednesday, May 22:  Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; after school Lego fun, 3:30 p.m.; Zumba, 5:15 p.m.

    Thursday, May 23:  Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; Music Play Day, bring a sack lunch and eat in the garden (age six months and up), 11 a.m.; GED help, 4 p.m.; homework help, 5 p.m.; ESL class, 6 p.m.

    Friday, May 24: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; computer basics, 10 a.m. until noon.

    Saturday, May 25: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; family movie, “The Rise of the Guardians”, 2 p.m.

    Monday, May 27: Closed for the holiday.

  • As she approaches 50 years of service to God’s people through the Catholic Church as a nun in the Sisters of Divine Providence, Sister Paula Gohs still loves her job.

    “I love my work,” she said. “I feel sad for people who aren’t happy when they go to work, because my work has always been very exciting. I don’t dread getting up in the morning. I just enjoy what I do. When your ministry is to serve other people, you get back at least if not more than you give and that’s the hundred-fold of religious life.”

  • Battle of the Banks Pet Food Drive with Carroll County Animal Support was held during Kentucky Week of the Animal on April 6-13. The goal to raise public awareness and to provide food for homeless animals in the CCAS foster program.

    Farmers Bank of Milton and First National Bank, main and branch locations participated. The winning total of pet food from Farmer’s Bank of Milton was 1,875 pounds, 10.5 ounces. First National Bank collected 267 pounds of pet food.

  • We asked readers on Facebook to send us photos of themselves and their mothers and tell us why they are the best. Thank you to all who responded!

  • Meredith Russo and Misty Wheeler, both of Carroll County, were among eight citizens from Oldham, Henry and Carroll counties who recently completed the KSP Citizen’s Police Academy at Post 5 in Campbellsburg. Graduates were honored at a ceremony and dinner held at Our Best restaurant in Henry County Monday, April 22.

  • The Red Cross will hold two upcoming blood drive events in Carroll County to prepare for the summer months head.

    The donation opportunities are:

     • 9:30 a.m.- 2:30 p.m., May 21 at Dow Corning Corporation, 4770 U.S. Highway 42 East, Carrollton.

    • 11:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m., May 28  at North American Stainless, 6870 Highway 42 East, Ghent.

    A blood donor card or driver’s license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in. All blood types are needed to ensure a reliable supply for patients.