• Inaugural Croquet Open a success


    I was worried about the Richard Masterson Croquet Open just because it was our first and you never know what to expect. As it turned out it was a beautiful day on the courts and a fun time for all the people that attended. The weather was simply perfect making it a pleasurable day to be on the courts.

  • TRDHD transitions out of home health


    Three Rivers District Health Department wishes to thank all of the supporters of our Home Health agency through the years. Three Rivers has been licensed to provide home health services since 1975 during which time we have come to love and care for our patients like family. Our dedicated employees have served many families over the years and developed a reputation of excellence in the communities of Carroll, Gallatin, Grant, Owen, and Pendleton Counties.

  • Benefit for Duncan held June 15


  • OCHS class reunion


    The 45th high school reunion of the Oldham County Class ‘73 will be held on 

    Aug. 17, at Kavanaugh. Email ochsclass73@gmail.com or join the Facebook group, Oldham 

    County High School Alumni Group.


    Debbie  Klingenfus

    Shelbyville, Ky.

  • Local athletes compete at Special Olympics Summer Games


    The State Summer Games 2018 were held June 1-3, at Eastern Kentucky University. The results are:

    Melissa Beatty: 1st, 50 meter walk and 2nd shot put;

    Rhonda Burns: 2nd, 50 meter walk and 4th softball throw;

    Katyln Colston: 1st, 100 meter dash and 1st softball throw;

    Thomas Granger: 3rd, 100 meter dash and 2nd standing long jump; Amanda Hearn: 5th, softball throw and 4th, 50 meter walk;

    Mary Pyles: 2nd, 50 meter walk;

    Chris Roberts: 3rd, 100 meter dash and 2nd, shot put; and

  • CFD raises more than $10,000 for Crusade


    This year we had another good year in our fundraising efforts for the WHAS Crusade for Children. Through all of our events and hard work we were able to give the Crusade for Children a check for $10,549.35 this year. We want to thank those who helped us accomplish this:

  • Fremin: Carrollton was a great choice for my family


    If you print this letter, which I know you will, you will be able to become very lucky in your life to have two Fremins write a letter to the editor in the same month. What a lucky man!! Haha.

    My name is Leroy Fremin, the father of Jeffery M. Fremin who resides in your wonderful city of Carrollton, Kentucky.

  • Caring people is what sets us apart


    An experience I had cutting fire wood on Sunday illustrates the truth of Kaleb Nab’s letter to the editor in the May 17th edition of The News-Democrat. For those who haven’t read Nab’s letter, the 2012 graduate of Carroll County High School explained why he moved back to Carroll County after earning his engineering degree from the University of Louisville.

    Carroll County may lack some of the amenities of larger cities, he suggested, but it has what’s really important: caring people.

  • Class of 1959 hosts reunion June 9, at Butler Lodge


    The Carrollton High School Class of 1959 is holding its annual reunion at General Butler State Park Lodge on Saturday, June 9, at 4:30 p.m. with dinner at 6 p.m.  All classmates are encouraged to attend. Reservations are not necessary. We welcome all friends of the class as well.  Please bring any mementos that you wish to share.

    Gypsy Oak


  • Thanks to everyone for help, attending show