Today's News

  • Easter coloring contest winners

    Winners of the Easter Coloring Contest are as follows:

    4 and under: Addison Edmonson, 4, daughter of Aaron and Amanda Edmonson of Milton.

    5-8 year olds: Adelyn Weaver, 5, daughter of Samantha Weaver, Bedford.

    9-13 year olds: Kayla Bailey, 13, daughter of Ron and Joyce Bailey, Bedford.

  • Crossroads Church hosts yard sale to benefit Relay for Life

    Crossroads Church will host a yard sale Friday and Saturday, May 13-14, to benefit Relay for Life. The sale will be held from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. both days. Booth rentals are available indoors and outdoors at $10 each. Call Judi at 502-663-3207 or Randy at 502-689-8653 for more information.

  • Future of Trimble’s Apple Festival hangs on meeting tomorrow

    A meeting to determine the future of the Trimble County Apple Festival will be held at 7 p.m. on Thurs., May 12 at the county judge-executive’s office. The festival committee is in desperate need of volunteers and committee chairpersons to help organize and produce the event. Everyone who is interested in continuing the festival—citizens, venders, musicians, organizations, sports organizations, clubs, groups—should attend this meeting.

  • Earthquake exercise is next week

    A National Level Earthquake Exercise will take place next week and Trimble County residents are invited to “Shake, Rattle and Roll.”

    The exercise will take about 10 minutes of your time each day, Monday through Friday, according to an announcement from Kentucky Emergency Management.

    Each day participants will receive a link to an online activity.

    Participants will learn about earthquakes and be better prepared to help yourself and others when an earthquake happens in Kentucky!

  • Motorists injured in separate Milton accidents

    Kentucky State Police investigated two motor vehicle accidents in Milton during the weekend. At 7:13 a.m. Sunday, emergency personnel were dispatched to 10840 U.S. 421 where they found a 1998 GMC Jimmy overturned in a ditch with the driver trapped inside.

    According to Trooper Michael Webb, Public Affairs Officer for KSP Post 5 at Campbellsburg, Pamela Joyce, 56, was northbound “traveling in heavy foggy conditions when her vehicle went off the right shoulder of the roadway and overturned in a ditch.”

  • Trimble’s ACT scores show steady improvement

    Preliminary results of the ACT test taken by Trimble County High School’s 89 juniors on March 15 have created intense excitement among local school officials. Trimble’s juniors scored a composite 19.0 which outpaces results of the three previous classes.

  • ‘No joy in Mudville’
  • Mock accident
  • Trimble Co. strawberries are a welcome, healthy delight

    What delicious Kentucky Proud fruit is the most popular crowd favorite? From late April to July, fresh strawberries certainly could be the most delightful winner! Kentucky strawberries always deliver satisfying flavor — whether it’s found in scrumptious strawberry pie, luscious strawberry preserves, or a yummy fresh berry snack! Not only do they have mouth-watering appeal, but strawberries provide great healthy benefits.