Today's Features

  • 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.

  • Each year Northern Kentucky Community Action Commission provides garden plants to families who want to start a garden. This year’s distribution will be at 2 p.m., Wednesday, May 16, at 1302 Highland Ave., in Carrollton. Stop by or call (502) 732-5253 to sign up for your free plants. It is first come, first served on the plants. Plants available are tomato, peppers, zucchini, watermelon and cucumber.

    Visit www.nkcac.org for more information on programs the Northern Kentucky Community Action Commission offers.

  • The Carrollton Lions Club is sponsoring the seventh annual Mike Gividen Poker Run May 19, at Camp Kysoc. The cost is $20 per person and $5 for an additional rider. The $20 includes a poker hand and a meal after the run is over.

    Registration begins at 10:30 a.m. and the run starts at noon. All vehicles are invited to participate in the two-hour run.

    The winning hand will receive $100. All proceeds go to help the county's needy with the purchase of eyeglasses. For additional information, call Tony Gossom at (502) 525-7145 or e-mail tgossom@aol.com.