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. Lunch is served daily at 11:30 a.m., breakfast is served 8 a.m. Monday and Wednesday only, reservations are required by 11:30 the day before. Cards, Wii, Cornhole, Games, Puzzles, Color Therapy, massages, TV viewing, Walking and Exercise Equipment available daily.

    Thursday, Nov. 16: Arthritis exercise, 9:30 a.m.; Bingo, 10:30 a.m.; Chair volleyball, 12:30 p.m.; shopping Walmart, Kroger and pay bills, 1:30 p.m.

  • Roses are one of my favorite plants to see in a landscape. With the large variety of colors, forms, and fragrances, there is a rose suitable for every type of gardener.

    Last week, we focused on general landscape sanitation. This week, let us take a closer look at preparing our roses for winter.

    The level of winter protection needed depends on what type of rose is in the landscape: bush, hedge, or climber.

  • Thanksgiving is here but turkeys are not the only star of the show. Country ham is a regional delicacy that many of us enjoy but may not know how to properly prepare. Here are some tips and tricks to make country ham the star of your holiday dinner.

  • The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton.

    Thursday, Nov. 9: Biscuit Bar, 8:30 a.m.; Health screens with Ruwe Pharmacy, 10:30 a.m.; Bingocize, 10:30 a.m.; Chair volleyball,12:30 p.m.; shopping Walmart, Kroger and pay bills, 1:30 p.m.

    Friday, Nov. 10: Veteran’s Day, center is closed.

    Monday, Nov. 13: Three Rivers Health Department, Ruth Kincaid, 9:30 a.m.; Arthritis exercise, 10:30 a.m.; chair volleyball,12:30 p.m.; Friends Helping Friends, weight loss support group meets, 4:30 p.m.

  • The American Legion Post 41 Honor Guard is hosting a Veterans Day ceremony at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, at the General Butler State Resort Park veterans memorial. 

  • The September meeting of the Caby M. Froman Club was held at the General Butler State Resort Park. Treasurer Pam Froman presided over the meeting due to the absence of the President Sandra Thomas. There were eight members present for the meeting. The hostesses for the meeting were Peggy Ogburn and Patricia Hersey.

    The Religious Study was presented by Dr. Elizabeth Jones on “The Christian Churches of Kentucky.”

  • It’s the time of year again to compare your Medicare Prescription drug or Medicare Advantage plan. If you or someone you know receives Medicare or will soon be a Medicare beneficiary, keep the following dates in mind and mark them in your calendar. 

  • Jared Andrew Hill of Carrollton and Alicia Ariel Robison of Campbellsburg would like to announce the birth of their daughter, Ella Eden Claire Hill, born Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017, at Norton Hospital Downtown. She weighed 6 pounds 6 ounces and measured 18.5 inches long.

    Ella is the sister of Aidan Davis Robison Hill and the granddaughter of Tony D. Chisholm of Campbellsburg; the late Alicia D. Robison Chisholm; Tony Hill of Carrollton; Mary Nelson Brannick of Carrollton and the late Mark Brannick.