Today's News

  • KHS to end contracts with Henry, Trimble

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    A decision by Kentucky Humane Society in late December not to renew its contracts with Trimble and Henry counties has left both entities in a lurch.
    In letters sent to Trimble Judge-Executive Randy Stevens and Henry Judge-Executive John Logan Brent, the Louisville-based KHS said it would no longer operate the Eminence shelter, nor would it provide animal-control services in the two counties once the contracts expire June 30.

  • Potential bridge workers encouraged to sign up

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    Hoping to get a job helping to build the new Milton-Madison Bridge? Then Charlie Gannon is the man to see.
    Gannon, project manager for Walsh Construction, said the company is required to hire laborers, carpenters, iron workers and operating engineers through local union halls.

  • Falcons temporarily relocated

    The Peregrine falcon nesting box situated underneath the deck of the Milton-Madison Bridge last week was relocated from a pier in the middle of the river to Pier 5, the one closest to the Indiana side.

  • Project manager gives bridge timeline

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  • Projections show tighter district budget in ‘11-’12

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  • Board debates textbook shortfall

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  • New estimate brings athletic complex cost to $1.6 million

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    Trimble County Board of Education on Wednesday unanimously approved updated design and construction documents for Phase One of a proposed new athletic facility for the high school.
    Architect Stan Klausing of Scott-Klausing and Company presented changes for Phase One. The plan includes a baseball, softball and tennis complex to be built on property owned by the district just west of Bedford Elementary on Mount Pleasant Road.


    Milton Masonic Lodge No. 947 F&AM held its installation of 2011 officers on Dec. 20.

    From left are Boyden Decon, Tyler; Charlie Enos, senior deacon; Randy Stevens, senior warden; David Johnson, master; Tim Coons, junior warden; Clint Sherrell, secretary; Joe Johnson Jr., deacon; and Gerald Owen, senior steward.


    Anita Wentworth and Donald Rowlett were married Jan. 20, 1961, at Bedford Christian Church with the Rev. Herman Rowlett, uncle of the groom, officiating.

    A reception hosted by their children will be held from 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 22, to honor the couple at their Rowlett Lane home.
    The couple has three children, Gina Ball, David C. Rowlett and Doug Rowlett, and four grandchildren.
    The family invites the community to stop by and wish the couple well. No gifts, please.


    Autumn Chamness of Frankfort announces the birth of her son, Gaige Mayson Chamness.

    Gaige was born Dec. 21, 2010, in Frankfort Regional Medical Center. weighing 6 pounds, 7 ounces, and measuring 19 inches long.
    Maternal grandparents are Vicki Gaither of Bedford and the late John Chamness.