Today's Features

  • Kentucky has a beef cattle population of over one million head, ranks third in the nation in cattle density and has a financial worth estimate of over $1.5 billion.

    With a cow to bull ratio of 25:1, it requires 40,000 bulls to service the commonwealth’s cow herd (considering a useful life of 4 breeding seasons over 10,000 bulls purchased by Kentucky beef farmers annually).

  • The University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service is a grassroots organization, and to fulfill our mission we need to better understand our communities. The Carroll County Extension Service has been asked to do a “County Assessment”. Gathering this important feedback from our county will allow us to improve and support Carroll County with targeted educational programming.

  • Study on the book of Revelation begins

    Carrollton United Methodist Church, 310 Highland Ave., Carrollton will hold a 10-week Bible study on the book of Revelation. The study will be led by Pastor Devin Olachea, beginning Wednesday, Sept. 19, at 6:30 p.m.

    Everyone is welcome. For more information, call 732-0241.

    Commonwealth Quartet in concert Sept. 22-23

  • Are humans pretty much good or are we evil?

  • The Beverly-Bruce reunion will be held on Sept. 23, at 10 a.m. at the Lockport Methodist Church. There will be a potluck lunch. All family and friends are invited. Any questions call Wanda Browning at 502-930-8103.

  • Carroll County High School class of 1988 hosts its 30-year reunion from 7 p.m.-midnight at Camp Kysoc. Cost is $30 per person. Contact Marla Bickers on the CCHS 1988 Facebook page. Send payment to Bickers at 1009 Winslow St., Carrollton.

  • This is part one of a three-part series. Part two will appear Oct. 18.

    One of the most influential northern Kentucky politicians in the first half of the previous century was Carrollton’s own Joseph Lyter Donaldson. The son of prominent Carrollton attorney Joseph A. Donaldson was born on April 10, 1891, in Carrollton.

  • Weekdays

    Walk away the Pounds, 9 a.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.

    Thursday, Sept. 20

    Family Back to School Fun, 5-7 p.m. at Kathryn Winn.

    CCHS girls soccer vs. Gallatin County, varsity 6 p.m.

    CCHS boys soccer vs. Gallatin County, varsity 8 p.m.

    The Carroll County Senior Center will have Nutrition education, 9:30 a.m.; Bingo, 10:30 a.m.; chair volleyball, 12:30 p.m.; shopping Walmart and Kroger and pay bills, 1:30 p.m.

  • Come As You Are, known as CAYR, is a free meal ministry offered by the Calvary Full Gospel Church in Prestonville on the last Friday evening of the month.
    Pastor Bimp McAlister said the ministry was started eight years ago by members Mark and Deanna Davis. They said there was a need to help feed the people, he said. The Davis’ also said there had been a spiritual reward for being able to do this. They said it is a pleasure to see so many people come through the door for a meal, he said.

  • Main Contest

    Kansas City Barbeque Society

    1. Grey Street BBQ 703.95

    2. Slippery Pete’s BBQ 693.07

    3. High on the Hawg 691.33

    Back Yard Contest

    1. Smoking Gone Wild 639.42

    2. Best Butts Around 634.75

    3. Squealin’ Kisses 625.18