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Today's Features

  • W.C. “Doc” “Buddy” and Myrna Holloway will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012.

    Doc worked at M&T Chemicals for 31 years and Myrna was president and CEO of Carrollton Federal Savings and Loan when she retired after 41 years of employment.

    They are both enjoying their retirement together at their home in Trimble County and are both very active members of Cove Hill Baptist Church.

    The couple has one daughter, Cynthia McNew and one grandson, Joey McNew Jr,. both of Carrollton.

  • The children of Bob and Linda Adams will be hosting a 50th wedding anniversary celebration for their parents on Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012, from 1-3 p.m. at Relevant Church Family Center, 2505 Highland Ave. in Carrollton.

    All family and friends are invited.  

    RSVP by phone to Lori, (502) 525-7913 or Kimberly: (502) 525-1001.

  • Two art shows are running concurrently in February in the community room at the Carroll County Public Library.

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

     

    Wednesday, Feb. 15: Wii games, billiards, cards, TV., exercise equipment, 9:30 a.m.; pulmonary partners, 10:30 a.m.; birthday flower,11:30 a.m.

    Thursday, Feb. 16; Wii games, billiards, cards, TV., exercise equipment, 9:30 a.m.; Bunk-O, 10:30 a.m.; Young leaders Institute program, 11 a.m.

    Friday, Feb. 17: Wii games, billiards, cards, TV., exercise equipment, 9:30 a.m.; movie day, “Dolphin Tail” 9:30 a.m.

  • The Caby M. Froman Club has been studying the religion of our forefathers since this past July. Our club always has such good programs and  forces us to continue learning, even as we get older. 

  • Kentucky has a rich tradition of hospitality and good food. A new Web page on the College of Agriculture website will help people make food connect-ions. The site can be found at www.ca.uky.edu/foods.

    It will help people find Kentuc-ky-grown foods in their county or surrounding area and give them more access to fresh fruits and vegetables.

  • The deadline for horse owners to send in their contact information for the participation in the Kentuc-ky Equine Survey is Feb. 17.

    The purpose of the survey is to estimate the number of horses in Kentucky by county, breed and use. This information can then be used to examine the impact of the state’s signature industry. The actual survey will take place this summer.

  • Wednesday, Feb. 15

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

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

    Thursday, Feb. 16

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

    West Carroll Water District meets at 6 p.m. in the conference room at Carrollton Utilities, 225 Sixth St.

  • The Senate passed several bills this week. Of these bills, three education bills are of particular importance.

    Many students feel bored with the pace of high school during their senior year. Senate Bill 86, passed with bipartisan support, helps focus our students on the higher challenges required of them. It provides an early graduation option to high school students who meet course requirements, grade point average and college readiness standards.