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Today's Features

  • The North Key (Hope) Workshop, 416 Fourth St. in Carrollton is having a yard sale Monday through Friday, (weather permitting) from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., beginning now,  and running through the month of June. All proceeds will go to the clients’ summer outings fund. Donations (items to sell or money) are welcome.

  • The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, Frances Steurer, Center Manager, (502) 732-7026; e-mail: carrollcty@twcbc.com. Breakfast is served 8 a.m. Monday and Wednesday, call to make a reservation, lunch is served at 11:30 a.m. each day, please call to make reservation to eat lunch the following day.

    Thursday, May 26: Cards and games, 8:30 a.m.; walk with ease, 9:30 a.m.; Signature of Carrollton, Bingo, 10:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; chair volleyball, cards and games, 12:30 p.m.

  • New events

    Friday, May 27

    English Cemetery meeting, 6 p.m.  If raining, meeting will be held at the English Baptist Church, Fellowship Hall.

    Saturday, May 28

    General Butler State Resort Park and Friends of Butler present The Backyard Concert Series. The series kicks off with Leo Night & Nobody’z Bizzness. This free concert begins at 7 p.m. and is held on the lawn behind the Butler-Turpin House.

    Wednesday, June 1

  • Jubilee Songfest, May 29

    The First Apostolic Church located at 111 Third Street in Carrollton will host a Jubilee Songfest 2 p.m., Sunday May 29th. Everyone is welcome to attend this quarterly event of great gospel singing.

     

    United Methodist hosts orphan choir

  • The Three Rivers District Health Department in coordination with Carroll County Animal Clinic and Minch Animal Clinic will conduct a Rabies Vaccination Clinic, from 8-10 a.m., Saturday, June 11, 2016, at Carroll County Health Center, 401 Eleventh Street in Carrollton. Bring your dogs and cats to receive their rabies vaccine for only $5. Other vaccines and supplies may be available upon request for additional fees.

  • The library will have The Mary Ann Gentry Art show on display the month of May. For more information call (502) 732-7020.

    NEW EVENTS/PROGRAMMING

    May 27: Knitting, 3:30 p.m.

    May 28: Teen movie: “The Fifth Wave”, 2 p.m.

    CLOSINGS

    May 30, 2016 — Closed for Memorial Day 

    REGULAR PROGRAMMING

    Every fourth Monday: Fourth Monday Book Group, at noon

    Every Wednesday: Legos, 3:30 p.m.

    Every Monday and Wednesday: Zumba at 5:15 p.m.

  • The May meeting of Carroll County RetiredTeachers Association was held at Hometown Pizza with 12 members present. Members enjoyed a meal thanks to Mark and Carol Bates. They had made a generous donation to CCRTA during retired teachers week this past October. The purpose of the donation was to show their appreciation for the education their family had received from the Carroll County school system. The members of CCRTA truly appreciate this thoughtful gesture.

  • Hello once again, my friends. It’s amazing how fast time passes. Literally. I was just writing my last article and now, I’m back to it again. My son is graduating high school, the garden is coming up and hot weather is right around the corner. Seems like yesterday I was talking about comfort foods and getting through the holidays. But, as always, we go forward, inspired and looking for new ways to broaden our cooking horizons.

  • Pinkeye is a costly disease for the beef producer.  Preventing the disease is difficult because many factors are involved in the development of pinkeye including environment, season of the year, concurrent diseases, the strain of bacteria involved, and the animal’s genetic makeup and immune system.