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Today's News

  • Terri Smith enters guilty plea

    During a pretrial hearing Monday in Henry County Circuit Court, Terri L. Smith, 51, of Campbellsburg, waived her right to a jury trial and entered a guilty plea to one count of second-degree cruelty to animals, a Class A misdemeanor.

  • Operation Preparation observed by local students

    Eighth graders from the Trimble County Middle School and Trimble County High School sophomores received advice on Wednesday, March 14, on what they can do academically to prepare for college or career as part of Governor Steve Beshear’s proclamation declaring March 12-16 as Operation Preparation College and Career Advising Week.

    The students met with trained community advisors to review their college and career plans and talk about:

    ·career aspirations and required education/training

  • FEMA assistance available to Trimble storm victims

    Area residents who suffered damage to their homes or businesses from the March 2 tornado and straight-line winds are eligible for federal and state assistance.

    The first step is registering with the Federal Emergency Management Agency either by calling (1-800) 621-FEMA (3362) or by applying online at www.disasterassistance.gov. The (1-800) number is available seven days a week from 7 a.m.-10 p.m.

    The deadline to register with FEMA is May 7.

  • 3-ton limit strictly enforced

    Law enforcement agencies from Kentucky and Indiana are posted at each end of the Milton-Madison Bridge to strictly enforce the new 3-ton weight limit.

    The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet lowered the posted weight limit for the bridge from 15 tons to three tons based on new inspections that showed continued deterioration of the 82-year-old bridge.

  • 3-ton weight limit to be posted for Milton-Madison Bridge

    FRANKFORT, Ky. - The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has lowered the posted weight limit for the Milton-Madison Bridge from 15 tons to 3 tons.  Recent inspection of the bridge showed continued deterioration on the 82-year-old bridge, which carries US 421 across the Ohio River from Milton, Ky., to Madison, Ind.

    Repairs to the bridge are expected to be completed this week by Walsh Construction, the contractor currently constructing the new Milton-Madison Bridge.

  • ALS fundraiser is storm victim

    “Bob’s Bunch Battling ALS” will hold a fundraiser at the Morgan Community Center in Bedford on Saturday, April 14. The tornado that struck the Milton Fire Station No. 2 on March 2 forced the cancellation of another fundraiser the group had planned to hold on the following day.

  • Volunteers help storm victims

    A group of volunteers pitched in at the Morgan Community Center Saturday to assist with the distribution of food and sundry items for victims of the March 2 tornado in Trimble County. Teams of volunteers also helped in storm-stricken areas, according to Rita Davis, Bedford Deputy City Clerk.

  • TRIMBLE COUNTY SCHOOL LUNCH MENUS

    Monday, March 19: Corn Dog, *Chili, Chips & Cheese, Baked Beans, Potato Smiles, Mandarin Oranges, Fresh Fruit, Baby Carrots/dip

    Tuesday, March 20: Breakfast for Lunch, Egg/Sausage Pattie, Hash Brown Potatoes, Baked Apples, Fresh Fruit, Biscuit & Jelly, *Turkey Wrap

    Wednesday, March 21: Oven Fried Chicken, *Uncrustables, Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans, Peach Half, Fresh Fruit, Bread

    Thursday, March 22: Philly Sub, *Meatball Sub, Lettuce, Tomato, Dill Spear, Baked Pears, Fresh Fruit, Heartzels, Cookie

  • TCHS tennis results

    Trimble County Lady Raiders vs Gallatin County Wildcats

    First match of the season

    1st singles: Kaylee Cook defeated by Savannah Clark 2-6, 5-7.

    2nd singles: Sabrina Vest defeated Rachel Noble 7-6, 3-7,7-6 tie breaker.

    1st doubles: Ciarra Harmon/Diane Payton defeated by Amelia Samuel 4-8.

    2nd doubles: Alex Lawhorn/Whitney Wingham defeated Melissa Bessleman/Deanne Griffen 8-3.

    Final score: Trimble 2 matches, Gallatin 2 matches

  • Time Warner Cable is local cable provider

    (LOUISVILLE, KY) – Time Warner Cable has announced that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Insight Communications, becoming the new local provider of high-speed Internet, video and voice services to additional communities (see list below) in Kentucky.

    The acquisition adds more than 760,000 customers throughout Kentucky, Ohio and Indiana to Time Warner Cable’s operations.