Today's News

  • Slow start dooms Lady Raiders vs South Oldham
  • Fiscal court okays new elevator contract

    The members of Trimble County Fiscal Court voted Monday to approve a maintenance contract with Kone Incorporated for the courthouse elevator. The county had been paying $301.17 each quarter for maintenance. The county agreed to a maintenance upgrade at a cost of $355.92 per quarter with additional coverage provided by the maintenance contractor.

    “With the years that it’s been there it would probably be wise to move up to that,” Trimble County Judge-Executive Jerry Powell said, “because it’s not cheap when they come.”


    February 23, 1984 (30 Years Ago)
    The Trimble County Fiscal Court approved a pre-application for a grant to purchase a tract of land to be added to the county recreation park during their recent meeting. The court proposed to make the preapplication to the Department of Local Government for assistance under the Land and Water Conservation Fund Act of 1965. Estimated cost of the park addition is $67,000. The land is located next to the present park facilities on Highway 421 and belongs to Jim Wood.

  • General Assembly nears halfway mark

    One of the country’s great success stories over the last several decades has been the steep and steady decline in highway fatalities.
    It’s a welcome trend that has been especially pronounced here in Kentucky.  According to the state’s Office of Highway Safety, you have to go back to 1949 to find a year that had fewer than the commonwealth had in 2013.

  • Chemotherapy now available at Baptist Health in La Grange

    After an absence of several years, cancer patients in the La Grange area will once again have the option of receiving their chemotherapy close to home.
    On Feb. 18, Baptist Health La Grange and the CBC Group: Consulting in Blood Disorders, opened a six-chair chemotherapy treatment area on the second floor of the Physician Office Building.
    This is the second outpatient chemo treatment area for the practice, which is part of Baptist Medical Associates. Treatment is also offered on the 3Park cancer care unit at Baptist Health Louisville campus.

  • Bedford city trash pickup now on Friday
  • Snow creation

    Thursday, Feb. 20
    Tri-County Community Action Agency - Public Board Meeting - Board of Directors, 10 a.m. at the Campbellsburg State Police Post meeting room located at 160 Citation Lane just off  I-71 exit in Campbellsburg. The public is invited to attend. Tri-County CAA provides services in Henry, Oldham and Trimble Counties.

  • KSP to conduct checkpoints

    The Kentucky State Police will be conducting traffic safety checkpoints in the counties of Oldham, Trimble, Henry, Owen, Carroll and Gallatin during the period of Feb. 24 - March 10, 2014.
    The intent of a traffic safety checkpoint is to provide for high visibility public safety service, focusing on vehicular equipment deficiencies, confirming appropriate registration of vehicles and the licensing of drivers. Violations of law or other public safety issues that arise shall be addressed in accordance with Kentucky traffic and regulatory laws.

  • Trimble County Sheriff’s Department Call Log

    Monday, Feb. 10
    9:23 a.m., school visit, Milton Elementary School
    10:06 a.m., school visit, Trimble County Middle School
    11:18 a.m., school visit, Trimble County High School
    1:25 p.m., referral to Trimble County Social Services
    2:35 p.m., process service, 6400 block U.S. 42W
    5:29 p.m., lockout, Bedford Village
    Tuesday, Feb. 11
    8:30 a.m., welfare check, Palmyra Rd
    9:47 a.m., welfare check, 200 block Ashtin Ln
    10:15 a.m., school visit, Trimble County High School