Today's News

  • Carroll County Senior Center | Week of May 8, 2013

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

    Wednesday, May 8: Walk to Point Park, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.; Rummy tournament, 9:45 a.m.

    Thursday, May 9: Walk to Point Park, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.;  Bunk-O, 10:30 a.m.; advisory meeting, noon.

    Friday, May 10: Walk to Point Park, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.; Mother’s Day tea, hosted by Fairview Assisted Living Facility, 10 a.m.

    Monday, May 13: Walk to Point Park, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.;  movie day, 9:30 a.m.

  • Carroll County Public Library | Week of May 8, 2013

    The Mary Ann Gentry Art Show will open Friday, May 10 at 6 p.m., at Carroll County Public Library with music by Dan Hardin and Jeff Thomas. All are invited. Call  (502) 732-7020 for more information.


    Wednesday, May 8:  Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; seminar series, “Recession Proof and the Math Hurdle,” 1 p.m.; after school Lego fun, 3:30 p.m.; Zumba, 5:15 p.m.; Carroll County Animal Support, 6 p.m.

  • Whole grains: See if they pass the 3-step test

    Less than 5 percent of Americans consume the minimum recommended amount of whole grains.

    Although Ameri-cans generally eat enough total grains, most grains consumed are “refin-ed” grains rather than “whole” grains. Unfortunately, many refined grain foods are high in solid fats and added sugars.

    There is evidence that eating whole grains may reduce the risk of heart disease, Type 2 diabetes, and certain types of cancer (e.g., colon) as well as help control body weight.

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  • Emerald Ash Borer has reached county

    The presence of the Emerald Ash Borer, a serious invasive pest of ash trees, has been confirmed in Carroll County.

    The Emerald Ash Borer can attack all species of ash in landscapes, forests and woodlots. The insect will attack stressed and healthy trees greater than about 1.5 inches in diameter.

  • In honor
  • Church News | May 8, 2013

    Worthville church sets rally for end of school

    An “End of School Youth Rally” will be held Saturday, May 11 at 2 p.m. at Worthville United Pentecostal Church, 220 Old Ky. 355 in Worthville with the Rev. Anthony Wilks speaking. Deaf ministry is offered. Everyone welcome. For information call (502) 732-6779.


    Calvary church plans tent revival May 17-19

  • Community Calendar | Week of May 8, 2013

    Wednesday, May 8

    Family Community Pharmacy Program will screen potential clients from 9-11 a.m. at the Northern Ky. Community Action Center, Highland Avenue. Call (502) 732-5253.

    Carroll County Middle School Site Based Decision Making Council meets at 4 p.m. in the middle school media center.

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

    Thursday, May 9