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Today's News

  • Tobacco Festival Winners Circle | Oct. 31, 2013
  • Carroll County Public Library Calendar | Oct. 31, 2013

    Thursday, Oct. 31Walk-away the Pounds, 9 a.m.-; Music Makers, 11 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.; Trick or Treat, 6-7:30 p.m.

    Friday, Nov. 1:   Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.

    Saturday, Nov. 2: Walk-away the Pounds, 9 a.m.; game day, 1-4 p.m.

    Monday, Nov. 4: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; computer walk-in help, 2-4 p.m.; Zumba, 5:15 p.m.

  • Carroll County Senior Center | Week of Oct. 31, 2013

    The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, Center Manager, Mitzie Williams (502) 732-7026; e-mail: carrollcty@insightbb.com

     

    Thursday, Oct. 31: Billiards, 8:30 a.m.; Halloween party-bingo, costume contest and lunch, 10 a.m.; deuce’s wild rummy, noon.

    Friday, Nov. 1: All day Deuces Wild Rummy; billiards, 8:30 a.m.; Christmas crafts, 8:30 a.m.; lunch 11:30 a.m.

  • Morris, Johnson wed on Oct. 17

    Patrick Morris of Carrollton and Jolene Johnson of Carrollton exchanged vows Oct. 17, 2013, at Orange Beach, Alabama.      

    The groom is the son of Tom Morris of Lamar, Mo. and Bonnie Morris of Carrollton, Ky.

    The bride is the daughter of Donna Johnson of Carrollton and the late John Johnson.

    A reception will be held at 7 p.m., Nov. 9, at the National Guard Armory in Carrollton. All friends and family are invited to attend.

  • Florida fruit sales to benefit ladies church fellowship

    The English Christian Church Ladies Fellowship is having a fundraiser selling fresh Florida fruit from Oct. 24 through Nov. 13. Fruit will be delivered before Christmas. To place your order or for more information call Kim Wright (502)682-9090 or Susan Sherman’s State Farm Office, 30 Vincent Weaver Way (behind Kroger),  (502)732-6608. Payment is needed with order.

  • Class of 1988 sets 25 year reunion

    CCHS Class of 1988 is planning  its 25 year reunion for Nov. 9 in Carrollton

    The Carroll County High School class of 1988 will hold its 25 year reunion at 6 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 9, at Down On Main Restaurant (upstairs). 

    If interested in attending, please contact Katrina Bartley Baute at (502) 732-5945, or contact Tracy Wright Stewart or Gwen Montgomery Abbott. 

    A Facebook page titled CCHS Class of 88 has also been created.

  • Athletes Honored

    Volleyball players Emily Baker, Jessica Foster and Stevie Ogburn were named to the 31st District All-Tournament Team. Sabrina Young was named to the 8th Region All-Tournament Team. Kelly Layton and Brittany Yocum were named to the NCKC All-Tournament Team. 

    Boys soccer players Guillermo Cruz, Michael Hall, Mark Ogburn and Denis Perez were named to the 31st District All-Tournament Team.

    Girls soccer players Teresa Garrett and Alex Skirvin were named to the 31st District All-Tournament Team.

  • Retired teachers give back
  • Welding instruction offered

    Kentucky Tech Carroll County Area Technology and Vocational School is offering night classes for welding. Cost is $350. This class will focus on ARC (S.M.A.W.). The fee includes welding rods, gases, metals and other small shop tools.

    Class meets on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday nights from 4-9 p.m.

    Classes run from Nov. 11 through Nov. 27, and be 40 hours long. Registration will be held Thursday, Nov. 7 from 3-5 p.m. at the Carroll County Vocational School.

    For more information call (502) 732-4479 between 7:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.

  • CCMH conducts shoe drive for schools

    A shoe drive conducted through Carroll County Memorial Hospital netted more than seven dozen pairs of shoes, plus socks for children attending Carroll County Schools.

    CCMH Quality Risk Manager Courtney Chowning, RN, BSN, said the drive started in the summer when she was talking with a friend who works for the school district.  

    It was through this discussion that Chowning said she saw the passion her friend has for her students and realized the enormity of need that the children in the school district.