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Today's News

  • Keeton recommends ways to jazz up boring salads
  • Carroll County Public Library | Jan. 26, 2017

    Winter Reading Challenge for kids, take a challenge to complete six of the nine reading challenges for your age and win a free book of your choice, through the month of January for ages 0-4 and 5 and up. For all ages: there is a new list for 2017, if this is your first year, you can jump in by reading a new book each month from one of the categories and be entered to win fun prizes monthly and at the year-end.

    For more information call (502) 732-7020.

    NEW EVENTS/PROGRAMMING

  • Senior Calendar | Jan. 26, 2017

    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 8:30 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, Jan. 26: Cards, games, and color therapy, 8 a.m.; walk with ease, 9:30 a.m.; Walk with Ease, 9:30 a.m.; Bingo, 10:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; chair volleyball, cards and games, 12:30 a.m.; shopping/Walmart and Kroger, 2 p.m.

  • CCRTA discusses dues, legislative issues

    Carroll County Retired Teachers Association met on Jan. 20, at Two Rivers Restaurant with nine members present. The reading of the minutes from the November meeting was tabled. The treasurer reported dues had been paid to the district treasurer. A gift card was purchased for Cydney Conley of Family Ties to use for the students at Kathryn Winn Primary.

  • Beshear warns of IRS, tax-related scams

    Kentucky Press News Service

    FRANKFORT – As tax season begins, Attorney General Andy Beshear has issued a scam alert to help Kentucky families avoid falling victim to Internal Revenue Service and tax-related identity fraud.

    The start date for electronic filing of tax year 2016 federal and Kentucky returns begins Jan. 23 and, as a result, reports of tax identity fraud are increasing.

  • A view from the mountaintop

    As I sit at my home office desk on this Monday Martin Luther King National Holiday, and as I drink coffee while eating crackers with my dog “Tuffy”. As I attempt to write down what my brain was thinking about at 1:30 a.m., one cannot in any semblance listen to the Rev. Dr. King’s speeches and not think of those that had important roles in our learning, growing, and doing.

  • Jubilee service at First Apostolic

    The First Apostolic Church, 111 Third Street in Carrollton will hold only one service on Sunday, Jan. 29.  The Jubilee Service will be held at 2 p.m. and consist of congregational and special gospel songs. After the service there will be a time of fellowship. Everyone is cordially invited to this service.  

  • Community Calendar | Jan. 26, 2017

    New events

    Saturday, Feb. 4

    Carrollton Rotary Club Winter Ball at General Butler State Resort Park Conference Center

    Regular events

    Thursday, Jan. 26

    Champions for a Drug Free Carroll County meets at 11:30 a.m. in the community room, Carroll County Public Library.

    Carrollton Lions Club meets at noon at General Butler State Resort Park.

    Carroll County Board of Education meets 5 p.m. in the middle school media center.

    Carroll County Republican Party meets at 7 p.m. at 1208 Highland Ave.

  • CCJP G3

    Carroll County Junior Panthers, third grade girls basketball

  • CCJP B5

    Carroll County Junior Panthers, fifth grade boys