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Today's News

  • Carbon Cub planes land in Carrollton
  • Family Day
  • Cleaning up the riverbanks

    Boy Scout Troop 131 won the $100 prize for the most members of a group participating in the event.

    Poster contest winners in the kindergarten through third grade category are Reilyn Wineburg, first; Kyleigh Hatton, second; and Kaiyah Browning, third. In the fourth to seventh grade category, Mason Garcia won first; Chloe Young, second; and Arianna Wilson, third. Winners in the eighth-12th grade category are Carmen Simo-Perkins, first; Logan Martin, second; and Lily Young, third.

  • Easy steps to give blood to Red Cross

    The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give blood this summer for hospital patients in need and offers three easy steps people can take to help save lives.

    • Schedule – Use the free Red Cross Blood Donor and, visit redcross.org or call (800) RED-CROSS or (800) 733-2767 to make an appointment.

    • Prepare – Get a good night’s sleep, eat a nutritious meal and drink extra fluids.

    • Give – The donation process start to finish takes about an hour. The actual donation only takes about 10 minutes.

  • Holding public records hostage

    By AMYE BENSENHAVER

    Bluegrass Institute Center for Open Government

    While employed as an instructor at the University of Kentucky’s School of Journalism, former hostage Terry Anderson recounted his five-year battle with federal agencies to obtain copies of public records under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) relating to the government’s efforts to secure his release from Hezbollah kidnappers during his nearly seven-year captivity.

  • CCHS Tennis Camp
  • God is faithful (1 Corinthians 1:9)

    A. W. Tozer said, “One compromise here. Another there. And soon the so-called Christian, and the man in the world, look the same.”

    When someone is truly born again, their faith in the Lord changes them. Their actions and behaviors change, letting the world know in whom they have believed. And while their works are not the cause or reason for salvation, they are the evidence or proof of salvation. The word faith is used here as a verb, and it is always demonstrated by action.

  • Church News | June 22, 2017

    Car wash to benefit

    youth attending national conference

    The Ignite Youth Department of the First Apostolic Church at 111 Third St., Carrollton, will have a car wash on Saturday June 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Advance Auto Parts parking lot.  Cars will be washed for donations. 

    One hundred percent of the funds earned will be divided by the youth attending their National Youth Conference in Nashville, Tenn., in November.  Come and get your car washed for a good cause.

    St. John’s hosts yard sale Saturday

  • Community Calendar | June 22, 2017

    New events

    Saturday, June 24

    Carrollton High School Class of 1965 holds its class reunion at noon at General Butler State Resort Park. The reunion will feature an old-fashioned family picnic and 70th birthday celebration! Bring chairs, a side dish and high school memories. The meat, cake and paper products will be provided. For more information or to let them know you are coming, call Doug Carlisle (502) 732-8737, Bonnie Baker Rogers (423) 892-7499, or Patti Lowe Burgess (502) 514-7100.

  • Dave & Whitney Concert