Today's Features

  • Milton resident Jon Helton was among 228 students who received the bachelor of arts degree during Hanover College’s 179th annual commencement ceremony. The graduation was held Saturday, May 28, in Collier Arena.

    Helton, a political science major, is the son of Joey Helton and Jan Helton. Prior to attending Hanover, he graduated from Trimble County High School.

    Located on 650 acres overlooking the Ohio River in southeastern Indiana, Hanover, founded in 1827, is the oldest private, four-year college in Indiana.

  • Wilma Oakley, owner of the Wood-Oakley Funeral Home in Milton, recently attended the 130th Annual Funeral Directors Association of Kentucky’s Convention, held June 18-20, 2012, at the Kentucky International Convention Center and the Hyatt Regency in Louisville.

  • Wednesday, July 11
    Preschoolers, bring a favorite adult and come to a story time at the library at 10:30 a.m.! Registration is not required.

    Thursday, July 12
    Shelby County Kentuckians for the Commonwealth meeting at the Stratton Community Center, 215 Washington St, Shelbyville from 5-7:30 p.m.  For more information call Nancy at (502) 589-3188.
    Milton City Commission  meets at 7 p.m. at the Milton Municipal Building.

    Friday, July 13

  • Summer is here, and with it many opportunities to be involved in activities such as hiking, running, biking and swimming.  It is important during these normally hot and humid months that you drink enough water and stay hydrated.

    In our efforts to beat the summer heat it is easy to grab the first drink available. Often this could be sodas, vitamin water, sports and fruit drinks, smoothies, lemonade and sweetened ice tea. These drinks are high in calories and can lead to calorie over load.

  • 30 Years Ago (July 08, 1982)
    Trimble County Fiscal Court met Saturday morning, July 3, with all magistrates and judge-executive attending in a 3-hour session of setting salaries of the county officials.

    Bernice Liter is the new county treasurer and is to retain the $100,000 bond through Rand Insurance Agency by which Wilma Olivigni, former treasurer, was bound.

  • Thursday, July 5
    Trimble County Hymn Sing will be held at 7 p.m. at Antioch Baptist Church on  US Hwy 421S. Everyone welcome.

    Saturday, July 7
    TCHS Color Guard will sponsor a yard sale at the TCMS parking lot. Donations are being accepted. All proceeds go to uniforms and equipment. Contact Rachel Davis at 502-663-1650 or Ray Davis at 502-663-1640 for more information.

  • Ricky Wainscott and Susan Welch both of Carrollton would like to announce their engagement and upcoming wedding on Saturday, July 14, 2012.

    The bride is the daughter of Patty Welch of Carrollton and the late Joe “JoJo” Welch.

    The groom is the son of Loretta Wainscott of Carrollton and the late Bobby Wainscott.

    The ceremony will take place at 6 p.m. with a reception to follow at the American Legion Post 41 in Carrollton. No formal invitations will be sent. All friends and family are invited.

  • Andrew G. Jennings, Bedford, received a Bachelor of Music at Indiana University Southeast in May of this year.

    Jennings is the recipient of a full, two-year scholarship to study for his Masters at the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Ind. His study is Sacred Music with emphasis in choral conducting. Andy will also be a graduate assistant in the Music Department.