Today's News


    Feb. 14, 1985 (30 Years Ago)
    On one of the worse winter days of the year, about 300 people flocked to the court house at Bedford Monday to hear Governor Martha Layne Collins and state school superintendent Alice McDonald talk about Kentucky’s educational needs. Both women answered questions from the local audience and were received warmly.

  • Dozen major issues to be considered

    If the end of a legislative session is about what laws the General Assembly can pass, the beginning is about what the House and Senate hope will be on that list.
    It’s not a small number this year, with about a dozen major topics expected to be considered by both chambers and many others also vying for passage. Making that process difficult is the fact that there are only 30 working days and the first four were dedicated last month to electing leadership and establishing committees for the next two years.

  • Several bills get Kentucky Senate approval

    The 2015 legislative session of the Kentucky General Assembly began “part two” of the 2015 session on Tuesday, which made for a busy week for legislators in Frankfort.
    Continuing the goal of “creating Kentucky jobs and strengthening Kentucky families,” the Senate Majority Caucus wasted no time introducing our next five priority bills and giving them a first reading on the Senate floor Tuesday.

  • KSP warns of phone scammers soliciting donations for fallen police officers

    (FRANKFORT, Ky.) – The Kentucky State Police is advising all citizens to beware of phone scams requesting financial donations for fallen police officers.

  • Trent Taylor on Hanover Dean’s List

    HANOVER, Ind. - Trent Taylor was one of more than 300 students who earned Dean‚s List honors for the fall 2014 semester. To qualify for the Dean‚s List, students must have a GPA of 3.5 or better.
    Taylor, a sophomore political science major, is the son of Tim and Michelle Taylor, Milton. He is a graduate of Trimble County High School.
    Located on 650 acres overlooking the Ohio River in southeastern Indiana, Hanover is a premier, nationally ranked liberal arts institution that has core strengths in the sciences, education and business.

  • Milton student achieves Dean’s List at NW Ohio

    The University of Northwestern Ohio is proud to acknowledge that Milton resident Cody L. Dean has made the Dean’s List for the November 2014 session in the College of Applied Technologies. Full-time students must achieve a grade point average of 3.5 or better to be named to the Dean’s List.
    Cody Dean is a 2014 graduate of Trimble County High School.
    The University of Northwestern Ohio is located in Lima, Ohio.


    Thursday, Feb. 12
    The Milton City Commission will meet at 7:00 p.m. at the Milton Municipal Building.
    Monday, Feb. 16
    Trimble County Fiscal Court  will meet at 9:00 a.m. at the meeting room of the Judge-Executive’s office.
    Wednesday, Feb. 18
    Trimble County Board of Education will meet at 6:00 p.m. at the school administration building on Wentworth Ave.
    Thursday, Feb. 19

  • Trimble County Sheriff’s Department Call Log

    Monday, Feb. 2
    8:51 a.m., theft complaint, Culls Ridge Rd
    3:00 p.m., school zone traffic detail, Trimble County High School
    5:43 p.m., criminal mischief complaint, 1977 Hwy 42E
    6:04 p.m., process service, 300 block Leisure Ct
    Tuesday, Feb. 3
    6:56 a.m., assisted motorist, Ky. 153
    6:57 a.m., assisted motorist, 3000 Lake Jericho Rd
    9:12 a.m., suicide attempt or threat, Nubbin Ridge Rd
    9:32 a.m., process service, 100 block Pyles Rd
    9:48 a.m., process service, 200 block Moreland Ct