March 31, 2017
Music is in the air in Carroll County this Saturday, but not just any kind of music. We’re talking some steel drums and a homegrown brew of folk and punk.
Wil and Erynn Krebs, known as Tropic Sunsations, will present a fun and interactive performance Saturday, April 1, at Minerva’s Roxy Theatre as part of its 2017 Family Arts Series.
The duo will include some history of the steel drum, rhythms and lots of great music at its 7 p.m. show. Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for children. The event is sponsored by Minerva Community Charitable Fund. Anyone with questions may...
March 22, 2017
Spring arrived in Carroll County Monday and brought with it mild
temperatures (at least for a little while).
Hopefully, Mother Nature will look favorably on the events planned
this weekend, which are very diverse.
If you have small children, you might be interested in Saturday’s
(March 25) Breakfast with the Easter Bunny. The Carrollton Retail and Business Association
is sponsoring its Breakfast with the Easter Bunny on Saturday, March 25,
9:30-11 a.m., at the Church of Christ-Disciples, 353 Moody Ave., Carrollton. Area
children and their families may eat breakfast for $5 per person and then meet
the Easter Bunny. Photos, printed on s...
December 30, 2016
Out with the old and in with the new. The start of a new
year brings a chance to improve ourselves and our lives.
Even those who don’t “make” resolutions make changes. Call
them “tweaks,” “lifestyle changes” or “resolutions,” we all make a conscious
effort to make improvements at the new year.
So as you start compiling your list, think about how
businesses and opportunities around Carroll County can help.
Resolution No. 1 – Lose Weight and/or Get Fit
I make this one every year, but still haven’t been able to
make headway. For example, I have a gym membership and shown u...
December 16, 2016
With the weather being a bit frightful, now is the perfect time to “Shop Local.”
Carroll County’s small businesses offer those unique and thoughtful gifts for the people on your Christmas list. What’s more – you can save time and money by shopping local.
In downtown Carrollton, there are four antique stores, including Trunks & Treasures and Carrollton Country Cornerstone Primitives, to peruse as you find the gift for those who love history and antiques.
In Minerva, Fire Pit Furniture features refurbished and repurposed furniture. Looking for new furniture, check out Gordon’s Furniture in Minerva or Crowl Furniture in Malvern. ...
December 09, 2016
Santa Claus (or one of his helpers) will be making several stops Saturday, Dec. 10, to spread the Christmas spirit in Carroll County.
Malvern Alpha Sorosis Women’s Club is hosting an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast on Saturday, Dec. 10, 8-11 a.m., in the Malvern United Methodist Church educational building.
Santa plans to visit with children in grades four and younger. He will be giving the children treat bags. Parents may take photos of their children with Santa for free, but are asked to donate a canned good or money to the Malvern Christian Care Center. The breakfast consists of pancakes, sausage, f...