Today's Features

  • The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, Frances Steurer, Center Manager, (502) 732-7026; e-mail: carrollcty@twcbc.com. Breakfast is served 8:30 a.m. Monday and Wednesday, call to make a reservation, lunch is served at 11:30 a.m. each day, please call to make reservation to eat lunch the following day.

    Thursday, Oct. 6: Cards and games, 8:30 a.m.; walk with ease, 9:30 a.m.; YMCA, Social, Potluck, 10 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; chair volleyball, cards and games, 12:30 p.m.; shopping, Walmart and Kroger, 2 p.m.

  • It’s Quilt Month; the October Quilt show will be on display all month long. For more information call (502) 732-7020.


    All Mondays in October: Stranger Things: Netflix Series, 6 p.m.

    Thursday, Oct. 6: AARP, Safe Driver Course, $15 fee for AARP members and $20 fee for non-members (cash or check), lunch provided, 10-2:30 p.m.

    Saturday, Oct. 8: Pokemon Cards, 1-4 p.m.

    Saturday, Oct. 8: Pokemon Game Day, 1-4 p.m.

  • Have you ever been spoken to inappropriately?  Mistreated? Lied to? We all have. 

    We want to trust people we encounter every day in their words and actions, but sadly society has changed drastically for the worse. 

    Politics, friendships, business deals along with so many other things… it’s a dog eat dog world.  My way or the highway no matter how it may harm others is the attitude of so many. 

  • New events

    Saturday, Oct. 8

    Friends of Butler Annual golf Scramble at General butler State Resort Park, featuring celebrity guests, giveaways and raffles. Beginning at 7 a.m. Call Tina Courtney (502) 525-2534.

  • The Trimble County Hymn Sing will be hosted by the Hickory Grove Methodist Church, 363 Morton Ridge Rd. in Bedford, 7 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 6. The public is invited.

  • Fall harvest season is a busy time for Carroll County farmers and their families. It also is a peak season for agricultural injuries and an especially important time for farm families to pay attention to safety.

    Take time to talk to workers about safety. Be sure all workers are trained and physically capable of operating equipment and that they understand the safety procedures.

  • The Carroll County High School senior class celebrated its 28-22 victory over the the sophomore class in the 2016 Powder Puff championship. The sophomores defeated the juniors 8-0 and the seniors defeated the freshman 26-8 to reach the championship game. The freshmen are in maroon, the sophomores are in pink, the juniors are in white and the seniors are in black jerseys.

  • New events

    Tuesday, Sept. 27-Oct. 1

    Living Lands and Waters River Cleanup. For more information visit http://livinglandsandwaters.org.

    Thursday- Saturday,

    Sept. 29-Oct. 1

    Carroll County Tobacco Festival in downtown Carrollton. The festival includes amusement rides, arts and crafts, flea market, games, parade, food vendors and much more. Free event. Contact Jr. Welch for more information (502) 732-9118.

    Wednesday, Oct. 5