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  • Annual Kentucky Fruit and Vegetable Conference is Jan. 8-9

    The 2018 Kentucky Fruit and Vegetable Conference will have something of interest for all fruit and vegetable producers. The event runs from 8 a.m. EST Jan. 8 until 5 p.m. Jan. 9 at Lexington’s Embassy Suites Hotel.

    Preconference evening activities Jan. 7 will include vegetable, tree fruit and small fruit roundtable discussions.

  • Keeping warm during winter

    As the mercury drops on the thermometer, remember to stay warm both indoors and outdoors for your health. This is particularly true for older adults as they tend to lose body heat faster than younger adults.

  • Raiders open well but collapse in second half

    An early onslaught of downtown barrages served as a portent to ultimate disaster when South Oldham’s Dragons invaded the Raider domain. The Dragons connected with six treys in the first eight minutes to take a nine-point, 27-18, advantage at the first quarter stop.

  • Lady Raiders continue their learning curve in loss to Owen

    The Trimble County Lady Raiders suffered defeat at the hands of visiting Owen County last week by a 54-23 score. It was the fifth loss of the 2017-18 campaign for the youthful team in the early weeks of a rebuilding year. The youthful team sports only one senior on its nine-member varsity.

    Trimble fared poorly in field goal shooting, canning only 9 of 36 attempts for 25 percent. Trimble managed only one trey in eight attempts from beyond the three-point arc. The Lady Raiders hit 36 percent from the free throw line, converting four of 11 charity tosses.

  • Lady Raiders fall to 0-3

    The News-Democrat
    The young Trimble County Lady Raiders came out swinging Friday night, but were tripped up by Carroll County’s zone, as the Lady Panthers won the game, 45-33, Dec. 1. Carroll County senior Abigail Aulbach had a huge night, posting 25 points and 19 rebounds to lead both teams.

  • Raiders drop border battle but win 2 of 3 in 1st week

    Landmark News Service
    Carroll County took round one of the Carroll-Trimble border war with a 75-59 win over the visiting Raiders Thursday in Carrollton.
    The Raiders had opened the season Monday with a 78-31 thrashing of Burgin.
    Carroll jumped out to an early 8-0 lead as freshman Keishaun Mumphrey started the scoring with a pair of free throws, sophomore Wyatt Supplee scored four points and senior Braedyn Cole added a basket to complete the run.

  • 19 Trimble students enrolled in iLEAD

    Dear Readers,
    I am proud to announce that, on Nov. 29, 2017, the Ilead Academy in Carrollton received the Kentucky School Board Association (KSBA) PEAK Award. The KSBA PEAK Award was established in 1997 to focus statewide attention on outstanding public school efforts aimed specifically at enhancing student learning skills and, in doing so, to promote the positive impact of public elementary and secondary education in this Commonwealth.


    Dec. 3, 1987 (30 Years Ago)