Today's News

  • TCMS salutes 6th grade students, staff

    Trimble County Middle School Principal Mike Genton has announced recognition of the sixth grade Students of the Month and Teacher and Staff Member Spotlights for January.

    “We are very proud of these folks and celebrate their hard work and dedication to TCMS,” Genton said. “Great job!”


    30 Years Ago (March 4, 1982)
    Hard Tell’n, a handclapping, knee slapping creative group, entertained the folks at the Trimble County Nursing Home Wednesday night.

    Letters were mailed last week telling Milton sewer prospective users that they should sign easements this past Saturday.

    Boys close out their regular basketball season without racking up a win. Coach Tom Sibley’s Raiders lost their last seasonal game to Western Anderson 85-69.

  • Harris reflects on week in Senate

    After a pause for President’s Day, the Legislature moved into the second half of the 2012 General Assembly Session. I had visits from groups representing adult day health care providers and developmental disabilities. Many Boy Scout troops came to Frankfort for the annual Boy Scout Day at the Capitol. It was a pleasure to see these civic-minded boys and young men and their dedicated troop leaders and parents.

  • Children’s welfare prompts House action

    In each legislative session, the Kentucky House of Representatives spends a considerable amount of time on those who comprise our youngest generation, looking for ways to help them at home and in the classroom.

    Last week was a high-water mark in both of those areas.  On Wednesday, for example, the House of Representatives put its unanimous support behind legislation that would make it illegal to intentionally view child pornography.

  • Taking flight
  • Lady Raiders’ dreams of regional dashed at line with .4 remaining

    The late American essayist and poet Ralph Waldo Emerson once observed, “The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.”

    That sentiment would likely have brought little solace to the Trimble County Lady Raiders after a hard-fought, one-point loss to Oldham County’s Lady Colonels in a first-round game of the KHSAA 29th District Tournament last Wednesday.

  • Raiders fall after ‘tremendous’ effort

    It was “one and done” on Tuesday night for the host Trimble County Raiders in last week’s opening round of the Kentucky High School Athletic Association’s 29th District Tournament. The Raiders knew the deck was stacked against them when they faced South Oldham, the number one seed in the district. Trimble had fallen to the Dragons by 56 points (92-36) on Dec. 13 at home.


    Monday, March 5: Pizza, *gilardi cheesesticks, tossed salad, corn, pineapple, fresh fruit

    Tuesday, March 6: Ham/turkey/cheese, on bun, *toasted cheese, lettuce, tomato, dill spear, broccoli/carrots w/dip, soup, apple crisp, fresh fruit

    Wednesday, March 7:  Chicken nuggets, *honey barbeque pork bites, macaroni & cheese, green beans, glazed carrots, apple sauce, fresh fruit

    Thursday, March 8: Chili/crackers, peanut butter & jelly sandwich or pimento cheese, tossed salad, baked pears, fresh fruit

  • Anniversary

    W.C. “Doc” “Buddy” and Myrna Holloway celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012.

    Doc worked at M&T Chemicals for 31 years and Myrna was president and CEO of Carrollton Federal Savings and Loan when she retired after 41 years of employment.

    They are both enjoying their retirement together at their home in Trimble County and are both very active members of Cove Hill Baptist Church.

    The couple has one daughter, Cynthia McNew and one grandson, Joey McNew Jr,. both of Carrollton.