Today's Features

  • Hymn sing Oct. 1, at Apostolic Pentecostal Church of the Living God

    Trimble County Hymn Sing will be held at The Apostolic Pentecostal Church of the Living God, 124 Smith Lane in Bedford, at 7 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 1. For more information contact Pastor Bobby Wade, (502) 255-7510.


    English Baptist Church yard sale

    English Baptist Church, 3449 Hwy 389, will hold a Yard Sale, 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m, Friday and Saturday, Oct. 2-3,  lots of miscellaneous items.


  • Thursday, Oct. 1

    Life Beyond Abuse, a substance abuse class/group meeting, meets at 6 p.m. at The Pentecostals of Carrollton, 102 Park Lane Shopping Center. For more information, contact Life in Carrollton Ministries Director Donnie Dawes, (502) 732-0709.

    Gamblers Anonymous host an open meeting for family members every Thursday at 7 p.m. at Port Royal United Methodist Church, 8230 Port Royal Road.

    Narcotics Anonymous meets at 6:30 p.m. every Thursday at Carrollton Christian Church, 310 Fifth Street.

  • The Beverly/Bruce reunion will be held Sunday, Sept. 27, at the Lockport Methodist Church. The potluck lunch will start around 1 p.m. All family and friends are invited. For more information call Wanda Browning (502) 930-8103.

  • Sept. 24-26

    Carroll County Tobacco Festival. Free festival on the courthouse square. Offers vending, parade, food and activities. See pages 8-12 for more information.

    Thursday, Sept. 24

    Cartmell Elementary School Site Based Decision Making Council meets at 4 p.m. an the school.

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

    Carrollton Lions Club meets at noon at General Butler State Resort Park.

  • The story I’m about to share with you is true. As they used to say on Dragnet for those of you old enough to even remember the TV show…”The names have been changed to protect the innocent.”

  • Carrollton Christian hosts free concert

    Carrollton Christian Church, 310 Fifth Street will present a free concert featuring the Commonwealth Quartet at  7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26, and during Sunday worship service at 10:45 a.m.  A love offering is accepted. Non-perishable food for the Carrolton food pantry also will be accepted.

    Sanders Baptists hosts hymn sing

    Sanders Baptist Church will host its monthly hymn sing on Sunday, Sept. 27, at 6:30 p.m.

  • The Carroll County Retired Teachers Association  met on Sept. 18, at the Relevant Church gym with 16 members present. The group enjoyed a luncheon that was prepared by Cassandra McBurney to honor the new retirees, Leigh Leadingham and Cindy Wheeler. The proceeds from the luncheon will go to the scholarship fund.

    The minutes from the last meeting were read by secretary Donna Wallace, and they were approved. The treasurer’s report was given and approved.

  • 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. 24: Three Rivers Health Department Chronic Disease, self-management program, at Warsaw, 10 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; Rummy, 12:30 p.m.

    Friday, Sept. 25: Health rhythm drumming, 10:30 a.m.;  lunch, 11:30 a.m.; Rummy, 12:30 p.m.

  • 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 ring 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. 24: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; Music Makers, 11 a.m.; the library will close at  5 p.m. for Tobacco Festival.