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  • Honor the American flag every day

    By PEGGY TRINKLE

    Regent, John Guill-Polly Hawkins Craig Chapter of the National Daughters of the American Revolution

  • Lettuce, squash, blueberries at peak of ripeness

    Hello once again, my friends. As I sit typing this we find ourselves smack dab in the middle of the summer rut. By the summer rut I mean, full scale temperatures, but not quite to the point of taking full advantage of summer produce. I call this the summer rut. The tomatoes, sweet corn and many of the fruit trees are there but not quite ready to pick and eat. But, let’s not lament. There are plenty of early veggies and fruits that are available that we can take advantage of.

  • Opportunities abound for adults at public library

    Admittedly, children have been getting a lot of coverage at the library lately. That is a natural by-product of our partnerships with the school system, Summer Reading Program, and the teens that have been hanging out at the library. But that is not all we have going on and we probably need to do a better job of letting everyone know all of the options available to the community.

  • Family planning to spread positivity through fighting

    For Carrollton residents Emily and Randall Prince, jiu-jitsu is about more than just combat. It’s about self-development, building confidence and going through life knowing you have the ability and skill set to defend yourself.

    Brazilian jiu-jitsu is a form of martial art focused entirely on grappling and ground fighting. Those who practice the style hardly throw punches, as the goal of jiu-jitsu is to pin an opponent into submission.

  • Team Kentucky to depart for Special Olympics USA Games

    Team Kentucky will take its final steps on the Road to the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games when they depart from Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport on Saturday, June 30.

    Team Kentucky features 45 athletes and 18 coaches who will compete in eight sports at the USA Games, which will be held July 1-6 in Seattle, Washington. Kentucky athletes hail from Bowling Green, Carrollton, Carter County, Elizabethtown, Georgetown, Glasgow, Lexington, Louisville, Northern Kentucky, Murray, Ohio County and Owensboro.

  • Readers On Vacation | Pence
  • Lettuce, squash, blueberries at peak of ripeness

    Hello once again, my friends. As I sit typing this we find ourselves smack dab in the middle of the summer rut. By the summer rut I mean, full scale temperatures, but not quite to the point of taking full advantage of summer produce. I call this the summer rut. The tomatoes, sweet corn and many of the fruit trees are there but not quite ready to pick and eat. But, let’s not lament. There are plenty of early veggies and fruits that are available that we can take advantage of.

  • Carroll County Public Library | June 28, 2018

    The Carroll County Public Library is located at 136 Court Street in Carrollton. The summer Reading Program Finale will be Friday, June 29, from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. with prizes, lunch and inflatables.

    In July there will be a new Pound Class, release your inner rock star with this sweat-dripping, drum-based, cardio workout - Wednesday mornings.

  • Future ‘Preacher Cop’
  • Honor the American flag every day

    By PEGGY TRINKLE

    Regent, John Guill-Polly Hawkins Craig Chapter of the National Daughters of the American Revolution