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Today's Features

  • The Carrollton Rotary Club is participating in a world-wide initiative sponsored by the Rotary  International  Foundation to assist in providing clean water to coffee-producing countries.  “Clean Water for Coffee”  successfully  funded water projects in Tanzania, Uganda, Kenya, Bolivia, Haiti, and Honduras in 2009-10 with $50,000 received from Green Mountain Coffee sales.  Local club members are selling Green Mountain Coffee in four blends, House,  Sumatran Reserve, Rainforest Nut, and House Decaf for $10 per bag. 

  • Nichole Milby of Carrollton is proud to announce the birth of her third son, Kaine Alexander Melton. Kaine was born Nov. 8, 2010, at 8:27 a.m. at King’s Daughters’ Hospital in Madison, Ind. He weighed 8 pounds, 7.6 ounces and was 20.5 inches long.

    Big brothers, Sterling Melton, 1, and Kameron Melton, 4 helped welcome Kaine home along with big half-sisters, Elexis Melton, 9 and Chloe Melton 7.

  • Are you getting tired of the snow and cold weather?  Then come with me to a tropical splendor, where it’s warm and cozy, and the whole family can have a good time. Let’s go to Hawaii in your own home. It’s a great place to get away and the best part, you can sleep in your very own bed.

  • Wednesday, Jan. 19

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

     Carroll County High School Site Based Decision Making Council meets at 4 p.m. in the high school conference room.

    Alcoholics Anonymous meets 8 p.m. at Carrollton Christian Church.

    Thursday, Jan. 20

    Carrollton Homemakers Club meets at 10:30 a.m. at the Carroll County Extension Office on Floyd Drive.

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

     

    Wednesday, Jan. 19, Cards, pool, Wii games, 9.a.m.; massage, 10:30 a.m.; B-day, 11:30 a.m.; Bunk-O tournament, 1 p.m.

    Thursday, Jan. 20, Cards, pool, Wii games, 9 a.m.; Bunk-O, 10:30 a.m.

    Friday, Jan. 21, Cards, pool, Wii games, 9 a.m.; healthy eating with Jessie.

    Monday, Jan. 24, Cards, pool, Wii games, 9 a.m.; Gallatin Health Care Presentation.

    Tuesday, Jan. 25, Cards, pool, Wii games, 9 a.m.; bingo, 10 a.m.

  • Care Ministry set for Calvary Full Gospel

    Calvary Full Gospel church will hold its end of the month community supper on the last Friday of each month, at the Westside Fire Department in Prestonville.  This month it will be held on Friday, Jan. 28. Come as you are. There is no fee. Care Ministry is reaching out to those in need and sharing the love of Christ one to another.

     

    Hymn sing set for Sanders church

    Sanders Baptist Church invites the community to its first hymn sing of the new year on Sunday, Jan. 23, at 6:30 p.m.

  • Have you ever grown the perfect tomato? Have you come close to growing a perfect tomato?

    Next Monday, Jan. 24, at 7 p.m. at the Carroll County Exten-sion Office there will be a workshop on growing the perfect tomato. Tim Coolong, Extension vegetable production specialist, will be presenting a program on growing the perfect tomato. When Tim and I were talking about the topic he said he didn’t think he had ever grown a perfect tomato but was sure he could talk about how to do it.

  • Jan. 16-22 is Healthy Weight Week promoting healthy lifestyles for kids and adults. This week is to encourage regular activity and eating right meant to help us develop healthy habits for our entire lifetime.

    What are some key points toward healthy lifetime habits? Just looking at common behaviors in our high speed society can answer this.

  • FEBRUARY
    Feb. 11-13: Perfect Harmony Weekend, General Butler State Resort Park. Weekend for Two. Lodging and Dinner at the Two Rivers Restaurant on Friday.  Well-being workshops to enhance body, mind and spirit.  Saturday Dinner Theater in the evening.   www.generalbutler.com. 866-462-8853 or 502-732-4384.

  • Wednesday, Jan. 12
    Family Community Pharmacy Program will screen potential clients from 9-11 a.m. at the Northern Ky. Community Action Center, Highland Avenue. Call (502) 732-5253.
    Carrollton Rotary Club meets at noon at General Butler State Resort Park.
    Carroll County Tobacco Festival Committee meets, 6:30 p.m., at Welch’s Riverside Restaurant.
    Alcoholics Anonymous meets 8 p.m. at Carrollton Christian Church.
    Thursday, Jan. 13
    Carrollton Lions Club meeting at noon at Butler Park lodge.