Today's News

  • A change for the better

    We all want to improve our lives and make them better, Right? Every person on the planet, should desire to improve and function, to their God given capacity.

    Learning to recognize, when things are not right, and we are frustrated. Frustration can be a gift from God. God desires that we walk in his peace, provision and prosperity. Not only for each individual on the earth, but all people, ethnic groups and nation.

    In order to continue to grow and walk in a closer relationship with God, we have to learn the art and power of repentance.

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  • Carroll County Public Library | Oct. 13, 2016

    It’s Quilt Month; the October Quilt show will be on display all month long. For more information call (502) 732-7020.

    New events/


    Thursday, Oct. 13: Anita’s Arrowhead, some sewing experience preferred, see Patricia for a materials list and to sign-up, Quilt Class, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

    Friday, Oct. 14: PHd’s (projects half done) 2-4 p.m.

    Saturday, Oct. 15: Game Club, 1-4 p.m.

    Wednesday, Oct. 19: Paint a Pumpkin, 3:30 p.m.

    Saturday, Oct. 22: Paint a Pumpkin, 10 a.m.

  • Senior Calendar | Oct. 13, 2016

    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, Oct. 13: Cards and games, 8:30 a.m.; walk with ease, 9:30 a.m.; Bingo sponsored by CCMH, 10:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; chair volleyball, cards and games, 12:30 p.m.; shopping/ Walmart and Kroger, 2 p.m.

  • Kentucky Career Center hosts job fair

    The Kentucky Career Center will host the “Fall into a New Career” Job Fair from 1-4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 19, at the National Guard Armory, 1828 Ky. Hwy. 227, in Carrollton.

    The Kentucky Career Center in Carrollton, located at 1209 Highland Ave., Suite E, is part of a network of career centers with locations in Covington, Dry Ridge, Falmouth and Florence, to help connect job seekers and employers. To reach the Kentucky Career Center in Carrollton by phone, call (502) 732-4602.

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  • Kentucky ranks low in violent crime

    One of the best things about Kentucky is that it remains one of the safest places in which to live.

    According to the website 24/7 Wall St., we have the sixth-lowest violent-crime rate among the states, while several south of us rank among the top 10 highest. Tennessee’s rate, for example, is nearly three times the size of ours.

  • Breast cancer awareness is truly worth every effort

    The Kentucky Standard

    If you walk down the aisles of any department store, you’ll notice during October that shelves are flooded with all kinds of pink merchandise. It’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The hope is that seeing all things pink will “make you aware” of the disease — by spurring you to research early detection or contribute financially to cancer research.

  • Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton recognized

    FRANKFORT - Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton was awarded the 2016 Role Model of the Year by the Salvation Army Boys and Girls Club of the Bluegrass on Friday at their 11th Annual Recognition Awards Luncheon.

    Each year the Salvation Army Boys and Girls Club of the Bluegrass asks their students to vote on one male and one female role model of the year. The students selected Lt. Gov. Hampton as one of their 2016 Role Models of the Year.

    Hampton was introduced by her relations manager, Cody Patterson, before he presented her the 2016 Role Model of the Year award.

  • A day after debate, McConnell refuses to say Trump’s name


    Lexington Herald-Leader

    DANVILLE - A day after the second presidential debate, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell had nothing to say about Donald Trump.