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Today's Features

  • With the first day of autumn, Sept. 23, now come and gone, it is a great time to think about taking soil samples for fertility analyses.

    Testing soil now allows plenty of time to follow fertility recommendations before planting season, which could end up saving time and money.

  • The 2015 Carroll County Senior Event, “Seniors Rock” is Thursday, Sept. 17, at 4:30 p.m. at Point Park in downtown Carrollton. All seniors from Carroll and surrounding counties are invited to join in the festivities.       

    This year’s event will feature music from Madison Community Band, BBQ dinner, including dessert, games, giveaways, and door prizes from local establishments.

  • The pathogen of southern rust of corn (Puccinia polysora) has infected a lot of corn fields in Kentucky within the last month.

  • September is Library Card Sign-Up Month, free gift with a new card or renewal. Quilts will be displayed during the month of October. If you would like to share one or two of your quilted items, please bring them to the library between Sept. 15 and Sept. 25. They welcome both new and vintage items. For more information call the library, (502) 732-7020.

     

    Thursday, Sept. 17: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; Music Makers resumes, 11 a.m.; GED help, 4 p.m.; homework help, 5 p.m.; ESL class, 6 p.m.

  • The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, Center Manager, Mitzie Williams (502) 732-7026; e-mail: carrollcty@twcbc.com, Breakfast is served Monday and Wednesday at 8:30 a.m., call to make a reservation.

     

    Thursday, Sept. 17: Three Rivers Health Department Chronic Disease, self-management program, at Warsaw, 10 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; Rummy, 12:30 p.m.; Senior Event, 4 p.m.

  • The Caby M. Froman Club began its 126th year of literary study this past June at Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill.

    Their Program of Study this year will be on the topic of “A Look at the River: Its Timeless Impact and Influence.” 

    The religious study for the year will be on “Judaism from Origins to Exodus: One Man gives birth to a Nation.”

  • Thursday, Sept. 17

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

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

    Carroll County Animal Support meets at 6:30 p.m. at the second floor meeting room of the Carroll County courthouse.

    Carroll County Conservation District Board meets at 5 p.m. (winter) and 7:30 p.m. (summer) at the Conservation Office, 1802 Highland Ave.

  • Have you ever wondered why God created us to be in families?  Couldn’t God have just grabbed up some dust in his hands, smooshed it around a little and formed each of us just like he did in the beginning? 

    While this is entirely possible, that isn’t the path that God chose. Rather, God chose for humanity to find its root in family.

  • September is Library Card Sign-Up Month, free gift with a new card or renewal. For more information call the library, (502) 732-7020.

    Thursday, Sept. 10:  Walk-away the Pounds, 9 a.m.; GED help, 4 p.m.; homework help, 5 p.m.; ESL class, 6 p.m.; Calling all cowboys and cowgirls, wear your boots and a hat for this exciting event, a free book, petting farm, live music and pony rides for children, birth to 5 years with their families, BBQ dinner served at 5 p.m. at Point Park.