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Today's News

  • Carroll County Public Library Calendar | Aug. 21, 2014

    Thursday, Aug. 21: Walk-away the pounds, 9 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, Aug. 22: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.

    Saturday, Aug. 23: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; single serving recipes, test a few favorite recipes, you’ll go home with a booklet of recipes to try, for older kids and adults, 11 a.m.; teen movie, “Amazing Spiderman 2”, 2 p.m.

  • Carroll County Senior Center | Week of Aug. 21, 2014

    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, Aug. 21: All day, deuce’s wild rummy, billiards, starting at 8:30 a.m.; Bunk-O, 10 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.

    Friday, Aug. 22: All day, deuce’s wild rummy, billiards, starting at 8:30 a.m.; Bunk-O, 10 a.m.; nutrition with Peggy, 11 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; ice cream social, 12:30 p.m.

  • Community support provides for programs

    We have all heard the saying, “It takes a village to raise a child.” I think that applies to raising great children and raising a great community.  This year the library had one of it’s most successful Summer Reading Program, with more than 2,000 people attending events for families and children in the months of June and July. 

  • Trimble Class of ‘74 plans Oct. 11 reunion

    Reunion plans for the 1974 Class of Trimble County High School are being finalized. The class will gather at Shaker Village on Oct. 11. The class needs information for Betsy Bruce, Vickie Coons and Debra Hensley. For information on the event, contact Connie Johnson at (812) 599-0841 or Sheila Rowlett at (502) 904-3630.

  • Olmstead featured in Froman Club program

    The July meeting of the Caby M. Froman Club was held at General Butler State Park with Peggy Ogburn serving as hostess. The tables were decorated with floral arrangements that consisted of red roses, feathers and natural foliage that showcased the beautiful nature of the park.

  • Carroll County Community Calendar | Week of Aug. 21, 2014

    Thursday, Aug. 21

    Carrollton Homemakers Club meets at 10:30 a.m. at the Carroll County Extension Office on Floyd Drive.

    Carroll County Board of Education meets 5 p.m. at Center of Technology and Innovation.

    West Carroll Water District meets at 6 p.m. in the conference room at Carrollton Utilities, 225 Sixth St.

    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, Aug. 22

  • Church News | Aug. 21, 2014

    Church sets run/walk to raise youth funds

  • Follow God’s plan: Use the right tools in every season of your life

    As you and I grow older, we are sometimes amazed at how fast the years go.   When I was a kid, I thought that 60 was old. Now as I have reached that age, I’ve changed my mind.

    Life is made up of seasons.  Not only do we in Kentucky enjoy the four full seasons of spring, summer, fall and winter, the differences of the seasons are usually detected by change. 

  • Sports Briefs | Aug. 21, 2014

    Boys soccer falls to Walton-Verona

    The Panthers soccer team lost 3-2 to Walton-Verona Monday in their season opener. The teams competed at the Calvary Christian Invitational Tournament.

    Sophomores Tyler Stewart and David Marshall scored for the Panthers.

    Carroll will play Shelby County at home Thursday and then travel back to Calvary Christian to battle the home team.

    Volleyball loses season opener

    The Lady Panthers volleyball team lost 2-0 at Lloyd Memorial Tuesday. The scores were 25-19 and 25-23.

  • Volleyball sets sights on Triple Crown

    The Lady Panthers volleyball team enters the 2014 season with big goals: to win the All ‘A’, the NCKC and the 31st District tournament, also referred to at Carroll County as The Triple Crown.