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Today's Features

  • Carroll County Public Library is allowing patrons to pay off their late fees and lost item charges by donating food to the Food Pantry of Carroll County, Inc. This year to help balance current stocks of food at the pantry, the library will be accepting specific items each week at the request of the organization. Each item will deduct $5 in late fees or charges.

    Week 3, Dec. 1-6: Peanut butter (in jars)

    Week 4, Dec. 8-13: Spaghetti noodles

    Week 5, Dec. 15-20: Jello

  • For more information call  (502) 732-7020.

    Thursday, Dec. 4: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; Music Makers, 11 a.m.; GED help, 4 p.m.; homework help, 5 p.m. ESL classes, 6 p.m.

    Friday, Dec. 5: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; open at 10 a.m., staff training.

    Saturday, Dec. 6: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; magic tournament, 1-4 p.m.

  • 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, Thursday, Dec. 4: All day, deuce’s wild rummy, billiards, starting at 8:30 a.m.; Bunk-o, 10 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.

    Friday, Dec. 5: All day, deuce’s wild rummy, billiards, starting at 8:30 a.m.; Christmas Movie, “Miracle on 34th Street”, lunch 11:30 a.m.

  • Thursday, Nov. 27

    Thanksgiving Day

    Alcoholics Anonymous, 8 p.m., Carrollton Christian Church.

    Friday, Nov. 28

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

    Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 8 p.m. every Friday at the Warsaw First Christian Church, 207 W. High St., Warsaw.

    Saturday, Nov. 29

  •  Trimble hymn sing set for Bedford church

    Trimble County Hymn Sing will be held 7 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 4,  at the Bedford United Methodist Church in Bedford.

  • On Monday Dec. 1, and Tuesday, Dec. 2, Christian Academy of Carrollton will hold its annual Christmas sale in the school’s gym.

    The event will be open to the public from 3-7 p.m. on Monday, and 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Tuesday. They have items for everyone; jewelry, nutcrackers, Christmas décor and more. For information call (502) 732-4734.

  • Army Pvt. Leah N. Chandler has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.

    During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and bayonet training, drill and ceremony, marching, rifle marksmanship, armed and unarmed combat, map reading, field tactics, military courtesy, military justice system, basic first aid, foot marches, and field training exercises.

  • It’s that time again to think about curing a country ham. If 4-H members are interested in learning this process, a contract must be signed and in my hands by Dec. 8. So please call the Extension office and request a contract or stop by and pick one up.  The contracts will also be in each school office for the child to pick up. It is so exciting to see the young people as they learn some “back in the day” projects.  Here are some facts about curing “green” hams the 4-H way.