Today's Features

  • Kevin Kinman has joined Herb Kinman Chevrolet in Carrollton as the dealership’s new general manager.

    Kevin, a Carroll County native, has a degree in business management. He has spent much of his career working in the community’s plants and mills.

    While these were great experiences, he said he opted for something new and different in automotive sales when his wife, Dana, was offered a position at a Florida fitness company.

  • Port William Historical Society met March 27, at the Masterson House with 13 attendees. PWHS President Deborah Garrett welcomed everyone to the meeting. The minutes of the January workshop were approved. The treasurer’s report was reviewed and approved.

    Garrett stated that a request had been made to the Carrollton City Council and Carroll County Fiscal Court for $5,000 from each group.

  • Degreeday (dd) accumulations provide the best way to estimate progress of the alfalfa weevil season. The relatively cooler winter and spring for 2018 should have weevils developing more slowly this year. Now is the time to check for feeding damage, especially in fields that had problems last year. While it has been a sluggish spring, the pace can pick up rapidly with more seasonal temperatures.

  • We all want to eat food that tastes good. One of the most common ways we tend to make food taste good is by adding salt. Unfortunately, most American diets are too high in sodium. Diets high in sodium can raise blood pressure, which can lead to many major health issues including heart disease. Herbs provide a great way for us to limit our sodium intake while still consuming flavorful foods.

  • New events

    Saturday, April 7

    Kentucky Kruizers, Hometown Pizza, 2353 Hwy 227, call Brent Stucker (502) 732-5010 for more information.

    Tuesday, April 10

  • Hymn sing April 5

    The Trimble County Hymn Sing, will be held at the Apostolic Pentecostal Church of the Living God, 124 Smith Lane in Bedford at 7 p.m., Thursday, April 5. All are invited. For more information call Pastor Bobby Wade, (502) 255-7510.

    Child abuse awareness service April 8

    The Pentecostals of Carrollton, 220 Port William Lane in Carrollton, will host “A refuge for our youth,” a community service to promote child abuse awareness Sunday, April 8, at 6 p.m.

  • The other day a coworker was telling me about the time he got a huge insurance check after his house flooded and how he learned that if you have lots of money to spend at The Home Depot they treat you as if you were of a superior species.