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Today's News

  • Extension office to offer classes on sewing, breadmaking

    Have you always wanted to learn to sew? Carroll County Cooperative Extension will be offering a five-week beginning Sewing Series Tuesday evenings April 26, May 3, 10, 17 and 26 from 6-8 p.m. at our office, 500 Floyd Drive, Carroll-ton. You will learn to use a sewing machine, hand sewing techniques, follow a pattern guide sheet including laying the pattern on the fabric, correct cutting and sewing techniques as you make a pair of pajama pants. Cost of the class is $8 (checks payable to Carroll County Extension Service).

  • New option available for black shank control in tobacco

  • JCTC students inducted into honors society

    The Jefferson Community and Technical College Carrollton campus recently inducted six students into Phi Theta Kappa, the international honors society of two-year colleges. 

  • Third nine weeks honor roll

    Cartmell Elementary

    Third grade all A’s

    Cheyenne Abrams, Jazmine Ailstock, Melanne Ashcraft, Ashley Benson, Mallory Besselman, Nautica Brightwell, Tori Burgin, Mason Byrd, Shane Carmack, Dylan Dermon, Adam Froman, Dalton Furnish, Diana Jimenez, Angel Kelly, Nadja Lacefield, Destiny Lewis, Kalep Marksberry, Haley Mullins, Phoenix Owen, Lauren Perkinson, Kacee Polley, Kayla Raisor, Jacklyn Ray, Christopher Rayborn, Abigail Rose, Dalton Scroggins, Andrea Searcy and Daniel Smith.

    Third grade all A’s and B’s

  • Carroll County Community Calendar - Week of March 30, 2011

    Wednesday, March 30

    Carrollton Rotary Club meets at noon at General Butler State Resort Park.

    The American Red Cross accepts blood donations 5-8 p.m. at Walmart, 200 Floyd Drive in Carrollton.

    Alcoholics Anonymous meets 8 p.m. at Carrollton Christian Church.

    Thursday, March 31

    Three Rivers District Health Department meets at noon at the district office, 510 S. Main St., Owenton.

    Alcoholics Anonymous, 8 p.m., Carrollton Christian Church.

    Friday, April 1

  • People not only need God, but they need each other

    I was asked to attend a men’s prayer breakfast a few weeks ago, and the study in God’s word was from Matthew 7, “Judge not that you be not judged.”

    For with what judgment you judge, you will be judged; and with the measure you use, it will be measured back to you. After the Scripture was read, there were several comments from those attending, including me. After the meeting concluded and I was driving back home, I believe the Lord asked me how I was doing in keeping this word of His. I had to admit, not so good at times.

  • River Sweep donation
  • Carroll County Senior Center - March 30, 2011

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

     

    Wednesday, March 30, Cards, pool, Wii games, 9 a.m.; trip to Claudia Sanders’ Restaurant, 10 a.m.; massage, 10:30 a.m.

    Thursday, March 31,  Cards, pool, Wii games, 9 a.m.; Bunk-O, 10:30 a.m.

    Friday, April 1, Commodity pick-up, 8:30 a.m.; rummy, pool, Wii games, 9:30 a.m.; euchre, 9:30 a.m.

    Monday, April 4, Rummy, pool, Wii games, 9:30 a.m.; euchre, 9:30 a.m.

  • Carroll County Public Library - March 30, 2011

    Wednesday, March 30: 9:30 a.m., Walk-away the Pounds; 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m., knit and crochet.

    Thursday, March 31: 9:30 a.m.,Walk-away the Pounds; 11 a.m., Music Makers (for ages 18 months and up); 4 p.m., yoga group; 4 p.m., GED help; 5: p.m., homework help; 6 p.m., ESL class.

    Friday, April 1: 9:30 a.m., Walk-away the Pounds; 6: p.m., Friday night music with John Gage.

    Saturday, April 2: 9:30 a.m., Walk-away the Pounds; 1-3:30 p.m., Path to Publishing with author Kim Michele Richardson.

  • Couple celebrates 57th annivesary

    Patsy Knigga, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Oscar Knigga of Ghent, Ky. married Kenneth Massey her longtime sweetheart at the Ghent Baptist Church on March 21, 1954. Her matron of honor was Mary Lou Smith and best man was Steve Massey, the brother of the groom.