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Today's News

  • CCHS Class of 1983 sets its 30-year reunion for Oct. 5 at Camp Kysoc

    The Carroll County High School class of 1983 will hold its 30 year reunion at 6 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 5, at Camp Kysoc. 

    Classmates are also encouraged to attend the Carroll County home football game the night before for homecoming.  Please RSVP to Greg Goff at (502) 732-4406 or email at ggoff@fnbcarrollton.com.

  • Carroll County Senior Center | Week of Sept. 11, 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

     

    Wednesday, Sept. 11: Chair volleyball, 10 a.m.; crafts, 10 a.m.; Farmer Field Day at Fairview Place, 10 a.m.

    Thursday, Sept. 12: Bunk-O, 10:30 a.m.; advisory meeting, noon; deuce’s wild rummy, noon; Senior Event, “We’ve been Working on the Railroad”,  4 p.m.; sign up for ride the ducks at Newport, Ky., $15 fee due today.

  • CCHS Class of 1993 sets its 20-year reunion for Oct. 26 in Carrollton

    The Carroll County High School class of 1993 will hold its 20 year reunion at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 26, at Down on Main (upstairs). If interested in attending, please contact Amy Booth Campbell, amoslee24@gmail.com; Jeaneen McGuire Crutcher, k.crutcher@insightbb.com; or Stewart G. Washburn, stufu22@hotmail.com. A Facebook page titled “1993 20 Year Class Reunion” has also been created.

  • Students enjoy food, music, activities at Safe Night
  • Taylor, Snow to wed Oct. 8

    Donnie and Maggie Ball of Carrollton announce the upcoming wedding of their daughter, Chasity Taylor to Travis Snow, son of Bobby Snow of Carrollton and the late Alice Snow.

    The bride-elect is a teacher for Carroll County Schools. She is the granddaughter of Harriett Sharp Johnson of Carrollton and the late Owen “Billie” Sharp.

    The groom-to-be works at PMC Organometallix as a chemical operator. He is the grandson of Margaret Smoot of Carrollton and the late David Smoot, and Margaret Abbott of Hanover, Ind. and the late Norman Abbott.

  • Chadwell, Chamalian to wed Nov. 15

    Lenny and Cindy Chadwell of Carrollton, Ky. announce the upcoming wedding of their daughter,  Lyndsey Marie Chadwell of Richmond, Ky., to Brandon Xavier Chamalian of Richmond, Ky., son of Karen Svatos and John Chamalian of Kinnelon, N.J.

    The bride-elect graduated from Carroll County High School in 2011. She works at University of Kentucky as a patient care technician.

    The groom-to-be graduated from Kinnelon High School in 2010 and works at Kenwood Health and Rehabilitation.

  • Carroll County Public Library Calendar | Sept. 11, 2013

    Wednesday, Sept. 11: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; Lego Mania, 3:30 p.m.; Zumba, 5:15 p.m.

    Thursday, Sept. 12: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; music makers, (birth to 5 years old),11 a.m.; help with computer: resumes, job applications or bring your computer for a one-on-one tutoring, 2-4 p.m.; GED help, 4 p.m.; homework help, 5 p.m.; ESL class, 6 p.m.

    Friday, Sept. 13: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; help with computer: resumes, job applications or bring your computer for a one-on-one tutoring, 2-4 p.m.

  • Good starts make ancestory searches better

    Yesterday, I had the opportunity to give a genealogy presentation to members of a Airstream RV enthusiasts group attending the 2013 “Unbridled Spirit” Rally for Region 5 members of the Wally Byam Caravan Club International. The rally goes through Saturday at General Butler State Resort Park.

    I had a great time, but working on the presentation was one huge undertaking. It’s stunning the volume of public records available online from local, state and federal government agencies and from private historical societies and universities.

  • Church News | Sept. 11, 2013

    Church to hold open house on Sept. 24

    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Carrollton branch, 501 Main Street in Carrollton invite all to an open house, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., on Tuesday, Sept. 24.

     

    Church set yard sale

    Worthville United Pentecostal Church, on old Hwy. 227 in Worthville is holding a Man’s Yard Sale, Friday and Saturday Sept. 13-14 starting at 8:30 a.m.

  • Learn to face all of life’s challenges as Paul did

    Think about the times when you have felt truly satisfied in your life. What caused you to feel that way at that moment? 

    For most people, a sense of well-being comes when their surroundings and personal life are just the way they want it, all at the same time. But that wasn’t the case with Paul as recorded in the New Testament. He learned to be content in every circumstance, good or bad.