Today's Features

  • Thursday, Sept. 23 Environmental Pollutants and Nutrition: Eating Right for a Healthier You – “Nuts and Seeds” will be offered at the Trimble County Cooperative Extension office at 1:30 p.m. This lesson will be taught by Maryellen Garrison, Henry County family and consumer sciences agent. Signature HealthCare, 50 Shepherd Lane, Bedford, is hosting its annual “Homet

  • Wednesday, Sept. 22  Carrollton Rotary Club meets at noon at General Butler State Resort Park. Cartmell Elementary School Site Based Decision Making Council meets at 3:30 p.m. at the school. Thursday, Sept. 23 Champions for a Drug-Free Carroll County meets at 11:30 a.m. in the community room, Carroll County Public Library. Lions Club meets at noon at Butler Park lodge. Carroll County


    Thursday, Sept. 2

    The Trimble County Hymn Sing is 7 p.m. at Hickory Grove United Methodist Church on Morton Ridge Road.

  • Wednesday, Sept. 15  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. Thursday, Sept. 16 Carrollton Homemakers Club meets at 10:30 a.m. at the Carroll County Extension Office on Floyd Drive. West Carroll Water District meets at 6 p.m. in the confer

  • Wednesday, Sept. 8  Carrollton Rotary Club holds its annual scholarship golf scramble at General Butler State Resort Park. 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. Carroll County Public Library holds its Wednesdays

  • A  Shining STAR Customer Service training program that I attended a couple of weeks ago is even more important to us now with the announcement that Kentucky Speedway will host a NASCAR Sprint Cup race July 9, 2011. Carrollton and Carroll County have just a little more than 10 months to prepare fo

  • Journeyman Steve Young recently visited Carrollton during one of his journeys across the country to raise awareness for the Victory Junction Gang Camp, a camp for sick and terminally ill children in Randleman, N.C. According to their website, the camp opened in 2004 and has served more than 11,000 children and families from 47 states and th

  •   Wednesday, Sept. 1  Carrollton Rotary Club meets every Wednesday at noon at General Butler State Resort Park. American Legion Post No. 41, holds bingo at 123 Fifth Street in Carrollton, 7 p.m. Registration forms are due for the 30th annual Jim Ramsey Tennis Tournament. Forms are available from First National Bank in Carrollton

  • Auctions are a place where learning to detect and interpret even the most minute change of body language is key.  As the amplified voice of the owner and auctioneer, David Neville, rambles the increment prices of the merchandise, most of the communication on the floor of Capstone Produce Market was being done through looks, small nods of the head and quick hand gestures. Othe

  • There were quite a number of steamboats in the 19th and early 20th centuries named for various cities and towns sprinkled along America’s inland waterways. Famous boats operating on the Ohio and Mississippi included namesakes for Louisville, Cincinnati, Madison, St. Louis, Natchez, Memphis and many others. Carrollton had a namesake packet for just under five years near the e