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Today's News

  • Meeting on proposed LG&E landfill draws 130

    A public meeting to discuss the permitting process for a proposed fly ash landfill in Trimble County drew standing room only attendance at the Trimble County Extension Service facility on Thursday.

    Louisville Gas & Electric Company and KU Services Company has submitted an application to the Energy and Environment Cabinet, Division of Waste Management, in Frankfort to construct a special waste landfill at the LG&E Trimble County Generating Station at Wises Landing on the Ohio River.

  • The bridge in a bird’s eye
  • Raiders much improved in 2nd loss to unbeaten Eminence

    The Trimble County Raiders gave a valiant effort in their second attempt at taking down undefeated Eminence (6-0) on Friday. The Raiders relinquished a 16-12 halftime lead and fell behind 24-22 after three quarters of play. Trimble had possession of the ball, trailing 30-22, with a chance to tie when time ran out. The Raiders were short one touchdown and a two-point conversion of pulling even when the Warriors shut down a fourth down and four play at the horn.

  • Medicare open enrollment period is Oct. 17-Dec. 7

    Health insurance coverage is a top priority for many people.  Medicare is health insurance available for people over the age of 65 as well as those under the age of 65 with certain disabilities. 

  • Take precautions to prevent farm equipment thefts

    Harvest time is at hand for corn and soybeans. Equipment and tools are valuable to any farming operation. They allow farmers to do jobs easier and quicker and many times, are costly investments. Recently, they’ve became attractive targets to thieves across the state including Trimble County. The high price of scrap metal and copper along with a down economy may be contributing factors.

  • TCHS’ Daniel Haney commended in Natl. Merit Program

    Trimble County High School senior Daniel Haney has been named a Commended Student in the 2012 National Merit Scholarship Program, Principal Stirling Sampson has announced. A letter of commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation, which conducts the program, will be presented to this scholastically talented senior.

  • TRIMBLE COUNTY SCHOOL LUNCH MENUS

    Monday, Oct. 10: Chicken nuggets, *shaved ham on bun, mashed potatoes, green beans, peach half, fresh fruit, white/wheat bread

    Tuesday, Oct. 11: Breakfast for lunch: sausage, egg pattie, *turkey wrap, hash brown, baked apples, ff-orange wedges, biscuit

    Wednesday, Oct. 12:  Pizza, *chili, cheese & chips, tossed salad, California style vegetables, pineapple, fresh fruit choice

    Thursday, Oct. 13: Ham, turkey, cheese sub, *uncrustable, lettuce, tomato, dill spear, broccoli/carrots/dip, chips/baked cookie, fresh fruit

  • Young Farmers’ Ag Adventures
  • Hornaday scores 50th career win in Ky. 225

    SPARTA, Ky. - Ron Hornaday, Jr., scored his 50th career NASCAR Camping World Truck Series victory, his third series win at Kentucky Speedway through eight starts and third this season in Saturday’s “Kentucky 225.”

    The 14-year NCWTS veteran and his No. 2 Hollywood Casino Chevrolet crossed the finish line 0.438 of a second ahead of Richard Childress Racing driver Austin Dillon and his No. 3 Bass Pro Shops/Tracker Boats Chevrolet in the fifth-closest series finish through 13 all-time events at the track.

  • Carpenter wins closest race in Ky. Speedway history but will IndyCar Series return to Kentucky in 2012?

    Ed Carpenter, driving Sarah Fisher Racing’s Dollar General-sponsored car, ran down series point leader Dario Franchitti in the waning laps of Sunday’s IZOD Indycar Series race at Sparta’s Kentucky Speedway to win the “Kentucky Indy 300.”