• Kroger hosts a Cutie Pie contest for Relay for Life

    Kroger Relay for Life Cutie Pie Contest starts now and will run through Feb. 13. Bring in your cutie’s favorite photo with name, age (birth to three years old) and parents phone number attached. Bring photo and information to the Carrollton Kroger  directly behind the u-scan.

    Customers and family will be able to vote on their favorite cutie by depositing money in corresponding cups with photo number. Girls and boys first place winners will be awarded trophies. Winners will be announced, Sunday, Feb. 14.

  • United Citizens Bank & Trust earns another 5-star Superior rating

    The BauerFinancial Inc., of Coral Gables, Fla. announced that Untied Citizens Bank & Trust, of Campbellsburg, Ky. has once again earned its coveted 5-Star Superior rating. Earning and sustaining Bauer’s highest rating for the most recent 90 consecutive quarters, United Citizens Bank & Trust has also put itself in the top 10 percent which carries with it the added designation of “Sustained Superiority.”

  • Lytle Funeral Homes acquires Wood Oakley Funeral Home

    Lytle Funeral Homes and Cremation Service is pleased to announce the acquisition of Wood Oakley Funeral Home, the prominent funeral service provider in Milton, Kentucky.

  • Carroll County Public Library | Jan.14, 2016

    New events for January

    Friday, January 15:  Board of Trustees’ Meeting, noon.

    Saturday, January 16:  Frozen Party, 11 a.m.

    Monday, January 18:  Hands & Feet Card Game, noon.

    Wednesday, January 20:  Star Wars Snowflakes! 3:30 p.m.

    Regular programming for January 

    Every Monday-Friday: Walk-away-the-Pounds, 9 a.m.

    Saturday, Jan. 2/Saturday, Jan. 16:  Magic Tourney, 1 – 4 p.m.

  • Library bids farewell to Shannon, retiring after 15 years

    One of the things that I love about the library staff is that many of them have worked here for 15 or more years. They remember the 6,000 square foot facility, weathered the temporary library while building construction was going on and have helped us grow into our “new” facility.  

  • Closings | Jan. 14, 2016

    The following places in Carrollton are closed for Martin Luther King’s Day Monday, Jan. 18:

  • Taking control over nicotine

    Four Carroll County residents are now nicotine-free thanks to a smoking cessation sponsored by The Hope Health Clinic.

    Steve and Janet Glauber, Sarah Saulsberry and Gypsy Oak graduated from the class Jan. 4.

    “It was killing me,” Steve said, noting that he suffered from chronic bronchitis and frequent throat irritation from smoking.

  • Senior Calendar | Jan. 14, 2016

    The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, Frances Steurer, Center Manager, (502) 732-7026; e-mail: carrollcty@twcbc.com. Breakfast is served 8:30 a.m. Monday and Wednesday, call to make a reservation.

    Thursday, Jan. 14: Day trip: Northern Kentucky Senior Games, Ft. Thomas Center is open

    Friday, Jan. 15: Cards and Games, 8:30 a.m.; YMCA/Silver Sneakers Splash, gym, 9:30 a.m.; lunch, noon; chair volleyball,, 12:30 p.m.

    Monday, Jan. 18: Center is closed for Martin Luther King Day.

  • McArter, Peters to marry in June

    Shelly Hunt of Carrollton and James “Buddy” Earl III and Christina McArter of Carrollton announce the engagement of their daughter, Chelsea Michelle McArter to  Jesse Daniel Peters of Milton, Ky.

    Jesse is the son of Jayna and Mike Stewart of Milton and Don Peters of Milton

    The wedding date has been set for June 4, 2016, invitations will be mailed.


  • Fornash wins regional award

    Lifeline Homecare Caregiver Pam Fornash has been named 2015 Regional Employee of the Year.  The award recognizes and celebrates the commitment to service and excellence to that individual whose work in the industry and Lifeline Homecare exemplifies the highest standard of caring from the Northern Kentucky office.