Today's News

  • Walk set to raise awareness for God’s Special Little Hearts

    God’s Special Little Hearts Walk for Awareness will be held Saturday, Feb. 18 from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at the First Baptist Church Family Life Center in Owenton. The church is located at 213 N. Main Street.

    Activities during the event include a silent auction, Usborne book fair, vendors and live entertainment from local Christian groups/individuals. Food will be served throughout the day.

  • Holloways celebrate 50th anniversary

    W.C. “Doc” “Buddy” and Myrna Holloway will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012.

    Doc worked at M&T Chemicals for 31 years and Myrna was president and CEO of Carrollton Federal Savings and Loan when she retired after 41 years of employment.

    They are both enjoying their retirement together at their home in Trimble County and are both very active members of Cove Hill Baptist Church.

    The couple has one daughter, Cynthia McNew and one grandson, Joey McNew Jr,. both of Carrollton.

  • Adams celebrate 50th anniversary

    The children of Bob and Linda Adams will be hosting a 50th wedding anniversary celebration for their parents on Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012, from 1-3 p.m. at Relevant Church Family Center, 2505 Highland Ave. in Carrollton.

    All family and friends are invited.  

    RSVP by phone to Lori, (502) 525-7913 or Kimberly: (502) 525-1001.

  • Dual art shows presented at public library

    Two art shows are running concurrently in February in the community room at the Carroll County Public Library.

  • Carroll County Senior Center - Feb. 15, 2012

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


    Wednesday, Feb. 15: Wii games, billiards, cards, TV., exercise equipment, 9:30 a.m.; pulmonary partners, 10:30 a.m.; birthday flower,11:30 a.m.

    Thursday, Feb. 16; Wii games, billiards, cards, TV., exercise equipment, 9:30 a.m.; Bunk-O, 10:30 a.m.; Young leaders Institute program, 11 a.m.

    Friday, Feb. 17: Wii games, billiards, cards, TV., exercise equipment, 9:30 a.m.; movie day, “Dolphin Tail” 9:30 a.m.

  • Washington cake recipe offers presidential taste

    The Caby M. Froman Club has been studying the religion of our forefathers since this past July. Our club always has such good programs and  forces us to continue learning, even as we get older. 

  • Special guests to appear at Rotary Ball

    Carrollton Rotary Club, with help from local businessman Herb Kinman, has lined up two country music stars as special guests for Saturday night’s Rotary Ball.

    Performers T.G. Sheppard and Kelly Lang, who are husband and wife, will serve as auctioneers during the event at General Butler State Resort Park Conference Center, project chairman Nick Marsh said Monday.

    Another Kentuckiana television personality will also take part in the event. WAVE3 television news anchor Janell McDonald will handle emcee duties during the ball, Marsh noted.

  • School menu: Feb. 15, 2012

    Wednesday, Feb. 15:Homemade chili, grilled cheese, mixed vegetables with dip, fruit and milk; breakfast, breakfast pizza.

    Thursday, Feb. 16: Oriental chicken, rice pilaf, oriental vegetables, mandarin oranges and milk; breakfast, egg, bacon on a biscuit.

    Friday, Feb. 17: Turkey and gravy, mashed potatoes, green beans, peaches, roll and milk; breakfast, donuts with icing.

    Monday, Feb. 20: Hamburger, bun, French fries, lettuce, pickle, baked beans, fresh fruit, chocolate pudding with topping and milk; breakfast, breakfast pizza.

  • Student of the week: Nohemi Castellon

    What is your favorite thing about school?
    “Math. It is a very easy thing to do.”
    Who is your favorite teacher and why? 
    “My favorite teacher is Ms. Sapp because she is really nice.”
    What was the last book you read? 
    “Wild Girl.”
    What was the last movie you saw? 
    “I don’t know.”
    What do you like to do for fun? 

  • Student News: Feb. 15, 2012

     Georgetown names four to dean’s list

    Four Carroll County students have been named to the Dean’s List at Georgetown College, Georgetown, for the 2011 fall semester.

    Students named to the Dean’s List are: Cody Arthur Boles of Carrollton, the son of Duke and Carrie Boles; Kyndal Christerson Curry of Carrollton, daughter of Doug and Paula Curry; William Carroll Yager of Carrollton, son of Carroll and Rita Yager, of Carrollton; and Jensen Wainscott of Worthville, daughter of David and Felechia Wainscott.