Today's Features

  • Is there anyone, who in the midst of a struggle, gotten tired of the fight against Satan? Have you begun to lose faith or give up your dreams?   Have you lost your hope of a better life?  It seems as though we fall into despair and when the enemy can get us to despair, he then pounces on us to destroy our faith. When our faith is gone, we are left without hope and where there is no hope, there is despair!

  • The Mary Ann Gentry Art Show will be held Friday, April 29, from 6-7:30 p.m. For more information call the library (502) 732-7020.


    April 23: Family Movie:  Norm of the North, 2 p.m.

    April 28, Snap Ed:  Extension Service, 6 p.m.




    Every fourth Monday: Fourth Monday Book Group, at noon

    Every Wednesday: Legos, 3:30 p.m.

  • 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, lunch is served at 11:30 a.m. each day, please call to make reservation to eat lunch the following day.

    Thursday, April 21: Cards and Games, 8:30 a.m.; Congressional Services and updates, 11 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; chair volleyball, cards and games, 12:30 p.m.

  • William “Scott” New, a 1996 graduate of Carroll County High School, enlisted in the United States Marine Corps on Aug. 27, 1996.  He will officially retire on Aug. 31, 2016. 

    A ceremony will be held on Marine Corps Base Kaneohe Bay, in Hawaii May 6, 2016, at 10:30 a.m.

  • April is Child Abuse Prevention Month. Because the safety of our children is a priority, this is a good time to think and reflect about this problem. The best way to start is by understanding its definition.

  • To make an appointment to give blood, download the free Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).

    PMC Organometallix, 2316 Highland Ave., Carrollton, May 5, 2-7 p.m.

    Frankfort Blood Donor Center, 318 Washington St., Frankfort, May 6 and 13, 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m.

    Western Hills High School, 100 Doctor’s Dr., Frankfort, May 10, 8 a.m.-2 p.m.

    Kentucky Personnel Cabinet, 501 High St., Frankfort, May 13, 8 a.m.-2 p.m.

  • Termites swarm from their colony to disburse, fall to the ground, find mates, and start new colonies in the soil.

    Through May, we may see swarms of winged termites, called swarmers, inside our home, signaling an infestation that can cause extensive and costly damage. Since swarmers are attracted to light, we often see them or their shed wings around windows, doors and light fixtures.

    Winged ants are also common in springtime. By examining the insect, you can determine whether it is a termite or an ant:

  • The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, (502) 732-7026.


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

    Monday, April 18: Breakfast, 8:30 a.m.; rhythm drumming, 10:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; chair volleyball, cards and games, 12:30 p.m.; Friends Helping Friends weight loss support group, 4:30 p.m.