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Today's Features

  • This menu is for Kathryn Winn Primary and Cartmell Elementary Schools,  changes for Carroll County High School and Middle School will be italicized

    Thursday, Oct. 30: Breakfast: chicken biscuit; lunch: hot dog with bun, chili sauce, cheese, potato rounds, grapes or pears. Carroll County High School and middle school will offer: sausage biscuit for breakfast and for lunch: Philly cheese or Buffalo chicken with bun, lettuce, tomato, pickle, onion, green peppers, baked beans, French fries.

  • Local photographer Jimmy Supplee (left), along with friends Tony Bailey and Elmer Kappell, held a photo shoot Oct. 25, with the New Lou Swing Dance Community at the Highland House and Point Park. 

  • Greg Howard of Carrollton has been named the 2014 Warden of the Year by Commissioner Ledonna Thompson of the Department of Corrections for the state of Kentucky.

    Howard is a 23 year veteran of the Department of Corrections.

    He worked his way up through the ranks, beginning his career as a correctional officer at the Kentucky State Reformatory. He has served as warden of three institutions, and deputy warden of another. He is currently warden of Luther Luckett Correctional Complex.

  • The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, Center Manager, Mitzie Williams (502) 732-7026; e-mail: carrollcty@twcbc.com

     

    Thursday, Oct. 30: All day, deuce’s wild rummy, billiards, starting at 8:30 a.m.; Bunk-O, 10 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.

    Friday, Oct. 31: All day, deuce’s wild rummy, billiards, starting at 8:30 a.m.; Scary Movie Day with treats, 9:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.

  • Thursday, Oct. 30: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.: Music Makers, 11 a.m.; computer walk-in help, 2-4 p.m.; GED help, 4 p.m.; homework help, 5 p.m.; ESL class 6 p.m.

    Friday, Oct. 31: Halloween, walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; quilt class, 10 a.m. until noon.

    Saturday, Nov. 1:   Magic Tournament, 1-4 p.m.

    Monday, Nov. 3:   Walk-away the Pounds, 9 a.m.; Kynect Assistance, 3-6 p.m.; Zumba, 5:15 p.m.

    Tuesday, Nov. 4:  Election Day. (No regularly scheduled programs!)

  • Registration for Parks and Recreation Little Rookies basketball will be held 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 27-Nov. 7, Monday through Friday at the Parks and Recreation office, located on the third floor of the courthouse. Forms also can be mailed with payment before deadline to 440 Main Street, Carrollton, Ky., 41008. Forms also can be faxed to (502) 732-7033 and payment mailed.

    Children ages 3-5 as of Jan. 1, 2015, will be in the lower league, while children 6 through second grade will be in the upper league.

  • After the unusual, but very pleasant, warm spell we experienced at the beginning of the week, the weather is moving towards the cooler temperatures we would expect at the end of October.

    As we move our activities indoors, there are some pesky creatures that want to move indoors with us to seek refuge.  Some of these guys may have already made their way into the home.

    Common fall invaders include:  Asian lady beetles, boxelder bugs, crickets, spiders and black soldier beetle larvae.

  • Thursday, Oct. 30

    Narcotics Anonymous meets at 6:30 p.m. every Thursday at Carrollton Christian Church, 310 Fifth St.

    Alcoholics Anonymous, 8 p.m., Carrollton Christian Church.
    Friday, Oct. 31
    Halloween

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

    The city of Carrollton and Carroll County hold Halloween Trick-or-Treating from 6-8 p.m.