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Today's Features

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

     

    Wednesday, Aug 31: Euchre, pool, Wii games, rummy, 9:15 a.m.; Bunk-O tournament and dinner, 4:30 p.m.

    Thursday, Sept. 1: Euchre, pool, Wii games, rummy, 9:15 a.m.; Bunk-O, 10:30 a.m.

    Friday, Sept. 2: Commodities, 8:30 a.m.; euchre, pool, Wii games, rummy, 9:15 a.m.;

    Monday, Sept. 5: Closed for Labor Day.

    Tuesday, Sept. 6: Euchre, pool, Wii games, rummy, 9:15 a.m.; bingo, 10 a.m.; star senior, 11:45 a.m.

  • While most people think of Christmas in July, we think of New Year’s in July.  Our financial year is over the last day of June. 

    This gives us July and August to report and reflect on how well we served the community.  2010-2011 was one of our biggest years to date. 

  • Another week has flown by and in many ways with rumbling, rolling earth, wind and thunder. I imagine that many of you have families or friends in the earthquake and hurricane areas and were very concerned for them. At this writing, we still do not know what damage the hurricane may have caused, but we all know about the earthquake.

  • Wednesday, Aug. 31

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

    AA Big Book study groups meets every Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Carrollton Christian Church, 310 Fifth St.

    Bingo at American Legion, Fifth Street, Carrollton, every Wednesday. Doors open at 5 p.m. (502) 732-4941. Everyone welcome.

    Thursday, Sept. 1

  • One of the latest trends to sweep Facebook is groups dedicated to individual cities and counties, showing what makes them unique. They provide a great opportunity to share a funny story or reminisce  about days gone by.
    The News-Democrat created Carroll County’s group on Aug. 4, and as of press time Tuesday, it had 240 members. The following is a sampling of responses by group members.
    Want to join the conversation? Join our Facebook group or e-mail your
    submission to ksherrard@mycarrollnews.com

  • Wednesday, Aug. 24

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

    AA Big Book study groups meets every Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Carrollton Christian Church, 310 Fifth St.

    Cartmell Elementary School Site Based Decision Making Council meets at 3:30 p.m. at the school.

    Bingo at American Legion, Fifth Street, Carrollton, every Wednesday. Doors open at 5 p.m. (502) 732-4941. Everyone welcome.

  • Jesus said a lot of compelling and difficult things when He walked the earth.  A reading of the four Gospels in the New Testament portrays a man who had divine insight into the inner workings of the human soul. 

  • Church celebrates its 55th anniversary

    Calvary Apostolic Church, 1103 Eighth St., celebrates its 55th anniversary Friday, Aug. 26 starting at 7:30 p.m., with Elder Scott Kerr Jr. from Canton, Ohio and Saturday, Aug. 27, at noon, with Elder Kent Jordan from Indianapolis, Ind.

    A meal will be served after each service. Call Pastor Miles L. Miller Jr.  (502)732-5808 for more information.

    CAYR dinner planned for Aug. 26, 5-7 p.m.

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

     

    Wednesday, Aug. 24: Euchre, pool, Wii games, rummy, 9:15 a.m.; Health Department, (vaccines),11 a.m.

    Thursday, Aug.25: Euchre, pool, Wii games, rummy, 9:15 a.m.; Bunk-O, 10:30 a.m.; fried chicken pot luck, 11:30 a.m.

    Friday, Aug. 26: Euchre, pool, Wii games, rummy, 9:15 a.m.; dancing and dinner in Madison, 4:30 p.m.

    Monday, Aug. 29: Euchre, pool, Wii games, rummy, 9:15 a.m.; mystery dessert, 11:30 a.m.

  • Carroll County Girl Scout and adult registration night is 6-8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 29 at Carroll County Public Library. Volunteers are always needed. Please consider volunteering to lead a troop so even more girls can be a part of Girl Scouts. Everyone is welcome to come to the event and join the fun.