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Today's News

  • Carroll County Community Calendar - Week of Aug. 24, 2011

    Wednesday, Aug. 24

    Carrollton Rotary Club meets every Wednesday at noon at Butler Park lodge.

    AA Big Book study groups meets every Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Carrollton Christian Church, 310 Fifth St.

    Cartmell Elementary School Site Based Decision Making Council meets at 3:30 p.m. at the school.

    Bingo at American Legion, Fifth Street, Carrollton, every Wednesday. Doors open at 5 p.m. (502) 732-4941. Everyone welcome.

  • Jesus’ actions drew criticism in chapters of the Bible

    Jesus said a lot of compelling and difficult things when He walked the earth.  A reading of the four Gospels in the New Testament portrays a man who had divine insight into the inner workings of the human soul. 

  • Church news - Aug. 24, 2011

    Church celebrates its 55th anniversary

    Calvary Apostolic Church, 1103 Eighth St., celebrates its 55th anniversary Friday, Aug. 26 starting at 7:30 p.m., with Elder Scott Kerr Jr. from Canton, Ohio and Saturday, Aug. 27, at noon, with Elder Kent Jordan from Indianapolis, Ind.

    A meal will be served after each service. Call Pastor Miles L. Miller Jr.  (502)732-5808 for more information.

    CAYR dinner planned for Aug. 26, 5-7 p.m.

  • Carroll golf sweeps Trimble at home

    Carroll County was victorious Monday on their home course against border rival Trimble County. The Lady Panthers shot a season low in their 204-251 victory over the Lady Raiders, while the Panthers avenged a previous loss to the Raiders, pulling out a 173-175 win.

    Quincy Hogan led the girls’ team, shooting a 36. Hannah McMahan shot a 54; Taylor Hayden, 56; Ciara Hamilton, 57; Ashli Childs, 58; and Jadyn Bailey, 66. The Lady Panthers were in action Tuesday at Fairway golf course in Owenton for the All-A Classic. Results were unavailable by press time.

  • Girls’ golf 2-0 over Walton-Verona

    The Lady Panthers defeated the Lady Bearcats twice with back-to-back victories at Fairway Golf Course in Owen County.

    On Tuesday Aug. 16, the girls won 212-238, a season low. Quincy Hogan led the team, shooting a 44, followed by Taylor Hayden, 52; Elisha Rabago, 56; and Hannah McMahan, 60. Also competing were Ashli Childs, scoring 63; Ciara Hamilton, 66; and Jadyn Bailey, 67.

    On Thursday, Hogan shot a 39, while Hannah McMahan shot a season-low 54. Taylor Hayden shot a 54, followed by Ashli Childs, 62; Ciara Hamilton, 63; and Jadyn Bailey, 65.

  • Carroll County Senior Center - Aug. 24, 2011

    The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, (502) 732-7026

     

    Wednesday, Aug. 24: Euchre, pool, Wii games, rummy, 9:15 a.m.; Health Department, (vaccines),11 a.m.

    Thursday, Aug.25: Euchre, pool, Wii games, rummy, 9:15 a.m.; Bunk-O, 10:30 a.m.; fried chicken pot luck, 11:30 a.m.

    Friday, Aug. 26: Euchre, pool, Wii games, rummy, 9:15 a.m.; dancing and dinner in Madison, 4:30 p.m.

    Monday, Aug. 29: Euchre, pool, Wii games, rummy, 9:15 a.m.; mystery dessert, 11:30 a.m.

  • Girl Scouts hold registration night

    Carroll County Girl Scout and adult registration night is 6-8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 29 at Carroll County Public Library. Volunteers are always needed. Please consider volunteering to lead a troop so even more girls can be a part of Girl Scouts. Everyone is welcome to come to the event and join the fun.

  • Lions sponsor Aug. 27 magic show

    Carrollton Lions Club sponsors the Comedy Magic Show at the Carroll County Middle School Auditorium 7 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 27. Proceeds will help with the eyeglass program and special eye treatments.

    Magician and musician David Cottrell plays a blazing five-string banjo and has performed for the President of the United States, opened for acts such as George Strait, Ricky Skaggs, Allison Krauss and David Copperfield. He is member of Louisville Magic Club and International Brotherhood of Magicians.

  • Shaw competes for Miss Heart of America
  • Carroll County Public Library - Aug. 24, 2011

    Wednesday, Aug. 24, Walk away the pounds, 9 a.m.; creative Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-noon.

    Thursday, Aug. 25, Walk away the pounds, 9 a.m.

    Friday, Aug. 26, Walk away the pounds, 9 a.m.

    Saturday, Aug. 27, Game day, 1-4 p.m.

    Monday, Aug. 29, Walk away the pounds, 9 a.m.; young writer’s connection, 5:30 p.m.; writer’s connection, 6:30 p.m.

    Tuesday, Aug. 30, Walk away the pounds, 9 a.m.; GED help, 3:30 p.m.; ESL class 6 p.m.

    Wednesday, Aug. 31, Walk away the pounds, 9 a.m.; creative Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-noon.