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Today's News

  • Detoxing body, brain aids perfectionist

    High stress levels and a severe skin rash were conditions that prompted Max to come to me for a health consultation.
    He had what could be defined as a “Bah, Humbug” personality. Max had chronic negative attitudes, which can cause biochemical changes leading to toxic conditions throughout the organs and glands. Chronic skin eruptions resulted as the toxicity flushed out his pores.
    Overworked, his liver – the main toxicity-filtering system in the body – was suppressed.

  • ‘Scouting for Food’ nets 14,000 items for food bank

    CARROLLTON, Ky. – Alex Jeffrey, a 12-year-old in the First Baptist Church youth group, was up early Saturday to help those in need in the community.
    Jeffrey volunteered for his third Scouting for Food drive saying he likes to help “because it helps people out in the community and then you don’t have to watch as many people suffer.”

  • Judge dismisses portions of Hoskins lawsuit

    Circuit Court Judge Karen Conrad upheld a motion to dismiss several portions of a civil case brought against the City of Milton and its mayor, Denny Jackson.

  • MOVE THAT BRIDGE!

    MADISON, Ind. – In keeping with the spirit of the proposed 10-day closure of the span they are about to replace, officials kept the ceremonial  groundbreaking for the Milton-Madison Bridge Project short and sweet.
    Madison Mayor Tim Armstrong introduced the state and federal dignitaries invited to speak  at the event, which was moved indoors from the bridge site to the Brown Auditorum because of rain.

  • McCane to undergo evaluation; trial rescheduled

    Judge Karen Conrad last week upheld a motion to prevent the attorney for Marion “Frank” McCane to introduce information regarding a court case in Georgia,  in which similar charges were brought against another man by the minor who alleges McCane had sexually abused her.
    McCane was indicted May 20 on 19 counts ranging from first-degree rape, sodomy and sexual abuse to second-degree sodomy. The charges stem from a complaint by the minor that he had been abusing her since September 2002, when she was 8 years old.

  • Explosion kills one at Gallatin facility

    CARROLLTON, Ky. – A Madison, Ind., man was killed and four others injured in an explosion Tuesday, Nov. 24, at the Harsco Metals facility in Gallatin County.
    Harsco employee Robin Kelley, 48, was pronounced dead on arrival at Carroll County Memorial Hospital by the Carroll County coroner’s office, according to the Kentucky State Police.
    Four others were injured in what investigators say was an explosion involving a large tire on heavy-equipment vehicle that was being repaired inside a maintenance facility at Harsco, KSP officials said.

  • Blue/Gold Scrimmage

    The Blue/Gold Scrimmage featured two fast-paced intra-squad games, the first between the girls, which ended 27-24 (in favor of the yellow shirts) after two 40-minute periods of play. The boys game, held after a free-throw contest between the boys and the girls. The final score was not available at press time.
     

  • Holidays are best time to teach kids to give back

    The holiday season is a perfect time of year to teach children the importance of community service.
    Start them out by choosing a charity in your own community; talk to your children about the charities they would like to support.
    If you decide to donate to a food bank, give your children the money you decide to spend on donations and let them choose the food items at the grocery store.
    Thoughtful selections give them a chance to think about what some who are less fortunate might need.

  • Traveling? Check for bed-bug infestations

    Reports of bed bugs again are on the rise in the United States; once nearly eliminated, they now are commonly found in homes, apartments, hotels and theaters.
    While mostly prominent in the Upper Midwest and the Northeast corridor, the pests have established themselves in Trimble County, and can be found in the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky region and Louisville.
    If you or your family are traveling for Thanksgiving or Christmas, there are some precautions to take to prevent bringing bed bugs home with you.

  • HONOR ROLL

    TRIMBLE COUNTY
    HIGH SCHOOL

    All A

    Grade nine: Christian Apel, Conner Ball, Olivia Cooley, Charlton Davis, McKenna Ginn, Erin Gonterman, Donna Lewis, Savannah Moore, Logan Morgan, Tray Robbins, Andrew Young

    Grade 10: Jessica Ball, Robert Brooks, Chloe Griffith, Eric Massie, Trent Taylor, Jordan Tingle, Colyn True, Zachary Whitaker