Today's Features

  • The Carroll County Public Library is located at 136 Court Street in Carrollton.

    It’s time to sign up for the Summer Reading Program? Enjoy inflatables, cotton candy, snow-cones, popcorn and lots of fun at the 2018 Summer Reading Kick-off Party! A Cook-out dinner will be provided for families who are signing up, Monday, May 14, 4-7 p.m. All ages Welcome.

    The library is open Monday through Thursday, 9:30 a.m. until 8 p.m.; Friday and Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until 5 p.m.; and closed on Sundays. For more information call (502) 732-7020 or fax (502) 732-7122.

  • New events

    Saturday, May 12

    Rotary Pancake Breakfast, 7-10 a.m. at Carroll County High School. Proceeds from this event benefit Rotary’s high school scholarships.

    Spring Bash Demolition Derby at 7:30 p.m. at the Carroll County Fairgrounds, Stock 80 and newer class, compact class, modified compact class, and compact figure 8 class. Call Kevin Craig, (502)682-7241 for more information.

    KBF Bass Tournament at Craig’s Creek, Warsaw, Ky.

    Wednesday, May 16

  • Music Evangelist Dave Stahl at White’s Run Baptist May 20

    A Time of Praise and Worship will be held at White’s Run Baptist Church, 4690 KY Hwy. 36E in Carrollton, 6 p.m., Sunday, May 20. Dave Stahl is the Music Evangelist. Everyone is cordially invited to attend. A love offering will be received.

    Open Door Gospel hosts yard sale

  • The Second Continental Congress in 1775, established a National Day of Prayer which we celebrate the first Thursday in May. Hundreds of thousands of people across the country, many different faiths and denominations, nationalities, ethnic groups and ages, participated in prayer for our country.

  • Anyone paying attention to the news in recent weeks has heard how DNA testing has been used to solve a four-decades-old case involving a serial killer and serial rapist who terrorized residents in California in the 1970s and 1980s.

    I expect that it will, someday, be made into a movie – it’s just that intriguing.

  • The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, Frances Steurer, Center Manager, (502) 732-7026; e-mail: carrollcty@twcbc.com. Lunch is served daily at 11:30 a.m., breakfast is served 8 a.m. Monday and Wednesday only, reservations are required by 11:30 the day before. Cards, Wii, cornhole, games, puzzles, color therapy, massages, TV viewing, walking and exercise equipment available daily.

    Thursday, May 10: CDSMP, 9:30 a.m.; chair volleyball, 12:30 p.m.; shopping-Walmart, Kroger and pay bills, 1:30 p.m.

  • Benefit for Jeremy’s Journey will be held from 4-8 p.m. Saturday, May 19, at Westside Volunteer Fire Department, 680 Old Carlisle Rd.

    Jeremy Hazelwood is a junior at Carroll County High School and plays saxophone in the marching band and pep band. He was diagnosed with Synovial Sarcoma, a very rare and agressive cancer, on Jan. 24, 2018. It was found in his right elbow. He will undergo seven chemo treatments over 22 weeks and also is receiving radiation treatments.