Today's News

  • Dense, seasoned wood best for fireplace/woodstove

    Every winter, we look forward to the pleasure of warming our hands and feet by a blazing fire, mesmerized by the dancing flames.
    While I don’t have a fireplace or wood stove myself, several of my neighbors do, and the aroma of their wood stoves brings back many childhood memories. There is just something about the aroma of a good fireplace.

  • Indoor humidity adds comfort in winter

    Winter weather in Kentucky tends to present challenges in the form of snow, ice and freezing temperatures.  
    What isn’t talked about, though, is the discomfort caused by weather inside the home. The itch that plagues many people during winter can be the result of inside air that does not contain adequate moisture.
    Low humidity levels can cause high levels of discomfort including dry skin and stuffy sinuses.

  • News at a Glance – Dec. 1

    Event to honor retiring
    Bedford postal carrier  

    Bedford Postmaster Denise Dewitt invites the public to an open house to honor Bob Webb, who is retiring as a mail carrier for the Bedford area after more than 30 years on the job.
    The event will include cake, punch and coffee for guests from 9:30-10:30 a.m. Friday, Dec. 3, at the post office.  

    TCHS Student Council
    launches food drive

  • Public Records – Dec. 1, 2010


  • What's happening in Trimble County

    Thursday, Dec. 2

    Trimble County Hymn Sing will be at Bedford Baptist Church on Hwy 42E at 7 p.m. Everyone welcome.

    Friday, Dec. 3

  • Meth labs reach record numbers in state in 2010

    KPA News Service

  • 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.


    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.