Today's News

  • Do not spend your life worrying. God will provide

    Matthew 6:25-34 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

    Do Not Worry

  • Senior Calendar | June 28, 2018

    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. In addition:

    Thursday, June 21: Yoga-CCPL, 9:30 a.m.; Bingo, 10:30 a.m.; Chair volleyball, 1 p.m.; Shopping/Walmart, Kroger and pay bills, 1:30 p.m.

  • Horse ride for Trooper Gonterman

    Rafter 7 Ranch & Arena, 274 Hwy 389, in Carrollton will hold a benefit ride Saturday, June 23, for KSP Trooper Mickey Gonterman. Gates will open Friday, June 22, at noon, $10 per person. Ride will start at 11 a.m. Dinner will be provided after the ride. All proceeds will be donated to the Gonterman family. Donated items to be auctioned off after the ride. For additional information contact Michael Walls 502-525-3132; Pat Maiden 502-773-5594; or Dru Maiden 502- 480-6349.

  • Quilt winner

    Patty Green was surprised when it was announced that she was the winner of the handmade quilt given out at the William Duncan Benefit, Saturday, June 15. The benefit was held at Welch’s Auction House in Carrollton. The winning ticket was bought by her husband, Dave Green, also pictured. He bought the ticket at the American Legion Bingo, on Wednesday, May 30.

  • Carroll County Public Library | June 28, 2018

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

    In June there will be live animal shows every Friday from 11 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. with lunch provided. B4K is held on Tuesdays at 11 a.m. and will offer garden crafts for children age up to five, for ages 6 and up garden crafts will be held Thursdays at 3:30 p.m.

    The summer Reading Program Finale will be Friday, June 29, from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. with prizes, lunch and inflatables.

  • Opportunities abound for adults at public library

    Admittedly, children have been getting a lot of coverage at the library lately. That is a natural by-product of our partnerships with the school system, Summer Reading Program, and the teens that have been hanging out at the library. But that is not all we have going on and we probably need to do a better job of letting everyone know all of the options available to the community.

  • Robot, tourism help dairy survive

    Milk and cereal; butter and corn on the cob; cheese and crackers; ice cream and cones. The next time you eat any of these classic combinations, think about the farmers and the cows who made it possible.

  • Family planning to spread positivity through fighting

    For Carrollton residents Emily and Randall Prince, jiu-jitsu is about more than just combat. It’s about self-development, building confidence and going through life knowing you have the ability and skill set to defend yourself.

    Brazilian jiu-jitsu is a form of martial art focused entirely on grappling and ground fighting. Those who practice the style hardly throw punches, as the goal of jiu-jitsu is to pin an opponent into submission.

  • Kysoc progress slow; Board suggested to manage site

    A diamond in the rough and Butler Park’s prettier little sister were several descriptions used to describe Camp Kysoc at the June 21, meeting with Carroll County Fiscal Court, KARMA and other community organizations. The meeting was held to gather input about the future of the property.

  • 4-H Livestock Show Winners