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Today's News

  • President's List

    The academic honors’ president’s list for the Spring 2017 semester has been announced by Dr. Donna Hedgepath, Campbellsville University’s vice president for academic affairs. Jessica Noble, a senior from Carrollton, and Karen Tillette, a senior from Ghent, have been named to the list.

  • Senior Calendar | June 15, 2017

    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 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, June 15: Cards, games and color therapy, 9:30 a.m.; arthritis exercise, 9:30 a.m.; Bingo, 10:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; chair volleyball, cards and games, 12:30 p.m.

  • Consider hosting an exchange student

    World Heritage International is now looking for American families to host high school students from Eurasia. All these students have received scholarships through the U.S. State Department sponsored Future Leaders Exchange Program (FLEX) and will spend an academic year in the United States.

  • CCHS Volleyball Camp
  • You have a voice

    2 Timothy 1:7 ESV

    For God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control.

    Often preachers such as myself mention that we as people of Christ are the Body of Christ, the physical attachments that are Christ’s tools and servants in this world. As I write this, I think of one’s mouth as being used as the physical Body of Christ.

  • Church News | June 15, 2017

    First Apostolic hosts anniversary service

    The First Apostolic Church at 111 3rd Street, Carrollton, will host an Anniversary Service at 2 p.m., Sunday, June 18.  The Rev. David Croucher will be celebrating his fifth anniversary as pastor of the assembly.  His father, the Rev. Dennis Croucher, founder and past president of Indiana Bible College, will be the guest speaker of the service.

  • Community Calendar | June 15, 2017

    New events

    June 16-17

    Relay for Life at the Carroll County Fairgrounds. The event begins at 6 p.m. Friday and ends at 6 a.m. Saturday. See pages 16-17 for more information about the event.

    Saturday, June 17

    Carroll County River Sweep will be held at Point Park in Carrollton. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.

    Friends of Butler presents the Backyard Concert Series at the back lawn of the Historic Butler Turpin House. The free concert begins at 7 p.m. and features Whiskey Bent Valley, a folk and bluegrass band.

  • Kemper will add off-street parking at new Gillock location

    Kemper Construction will add off-street parking at its building on the corner of Gillock Avenue and Park Avenue.

    Tim Chilton of Kemper Construction told Carrollton City Council June 12, he has worked with Code Enforcement Official John Welch and Planning and Zoning about the proposed site improvements. The plan will add a total of 24 off-street spaces–11 on the existing south side of the parking area, including two handicap spaces located close to the main entrance, and 13 spaces on the north side of the building.

  • Carrollton man arrested after shooting gun on Fifth St.

    A Carrollton man was arrested after firing five shots into the woods in the 1000 block of Fifth Street June 10.

    Carroll County Dispatch received a call at 9:22 p.m. that a male subject on a bicycle fired off five rounds and threw the gun in the woods at 1018 Fifth St., in Carrollton. The caller was a witness on scene and was the owner of the house the suspect shot near. The caller described the male as wearing khaki pants and a gray tank top, and he fled the scene on a bicycle.

  • Carbon Cub airplanes flying into Carrollton June 16-17

    Carrollton will see plenty of small plane traffic June 16 and 17 as the Carbon Cub Flying Club will be coming to Crawdaddy Landing as part of their round robin flying circuit.

    Event spokesperson Rick Tapp of Louisville said there could as many as 20 planes flying in over the two days. The planes would arrive in groups of four or five and stay in the area for a little while. The schedule would not be set until Friday morning after a weather briefing.