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Today's News

  • Expanded outdoor Internet access helps students, teachers and community
  • Rotary Club to hold annual pancake breakfast

    The Rotary Club of Carrollton will hold its annual pancake breakfast from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 9. The club raises money to fund scholarships for local high school students. With grant assistance from Rotary District 6710, the club will also fund some Early College and Dual Credit classes for Carroll County High School students.

  • Community Calendar | April 16, 2015

    Thursday, April 16

    Carrollton Homemakers Club meets at 1:30 p.m. at the Carroll County Extension Office on Floyd Drive.

    West Carroll Water District meets at 6 p.m. in the Carrollton Utilities conference room, 225 Sixth St.

    Life Beyond Abuse, a substance abuse class/group meeting, meets at 6 p.m. at The Pentecostals of Carrollton, 102 Park Lane Shopping Center. For more information, contact Life in Carrollton Ministries Director Donnie Dawes, (502) 732-0709.

  • Church News | April 16, 2015

    Community revival set for Prestonville church

    Truth Jubilee holds a community revival at 7 p.m. on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, April 24-26, at the Three Rivers Auction House, 202 Donna Circle in Prestonville.

    New speakers and musical talent will join the regular team this year.

    Come and enjoy, bring the whole family and be blessed as they praise God through music and his word.

    For more information call (502) 347-9987.

  • Don’t be bogged down, let God help guide you through your battles

    Life is so busy! We all have many things to do, things to see, places to go, people to meet… The list never ends! There never seems to be enough hours in the day. Have you ever felt that way? Is that your life now?

    Sometimes it isn’t just the clock that overwhelms us. We can get discouraged, frustrated, tired, and feel like nothing is going right in our life, our job, or our relationships. We come to believe within ourselves that it will always be this way and surely never get better.

  • Republican Party hosts statewide political candidates

    Republican candidate for Kentucky Commissioner of Agriculture Ryan Quarles and Candidate for Kentucky Attorney General Whitney Westerfield are scheduled to speak at 7 p.m. April 22, at the community room at 1208 Highland Ave. Everyone is welcome to hear the future plans these candidates have for the respective statewide offices.

  • Senior Calendar | Apr. 16, 2015

    The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, Center Manager, Mitzie Williams (502) 732-7026; e-mail: carrollcty@twcbc.com.

     

    Thursday, April 16: Chair volleyball, 10 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; Bunk-O, 12:30 p.m.

    Friday, April 17: Senior breakfast bingo at Fairview Place, 9:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; Volunteer appreciation, 1:30 p.m.; last day to purchase a Derby ticket.

  • Carroll County Public Library | Apr. 16, 2015

    The Carroll County Public Library will be presenting the Mary Ann Gentry Memorial Art Show during the months of April and May. For more information call the library, (502) 732-7020.

     

    Thursday, April 16: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; Music Makers, 11 a.m.; GED help, 4 p.m.; Homework help, 5 p.m.; ESL class, 6 p.m.

    Friday, April 17: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; Library Board Meeting, noon.

    Saturday, April 18: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; magic tournament, 1-4 p.m.

  • CU to flush hydrants April 21

    Carrollton Utilities will flush fire hydrants on the City of Carrollton water system, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, April 21. Hydrant flushing is done each year at this time to remove all sediment in the mains and to make sure all hydrants are working properly. Carrollton Utilities suggests laundry should not be washed while crews are flushing the hydrants as some staining of clothes could occur.

  • Gentry’s artistic nature ran in the family, father also was a painter

    Next month will be the 16th annual art show hosted by the Carroll County Public Library. But this year marks the show’s 10th anniversary as the Mary Ann Gentry Memorial Art Show.

    Jarrett Boyd, who was library director at the time, said she proposed to the board to rename the May event after Gentry “in honor of all the work she had done in the community.”