Today's News

  • Community Calendar | Aug. 16, 2018

    Aug. 16

    Tri-County Community Action Agency’s Board of Directors will meet at 10 a.m. at the John Black Center in Buckner. The public is invited to attend. Tri-County CAA provides services in Henry, Oldham and Trimble Counties.

    Aug. 17

    The Bedford Bash takes place from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the parking lot next to Bedford Loan and Deposit Bank. The car show at the courthouse square is 5-8 p.m.

  • Senior Center activities | Aug. 16, 2018

    The Trimble County Senior Center is located at 3240 U.S. 421N in Bedford at the Trimble County Park. It is operated by Tri-County Community Action Agency and open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. For more information, contact site manager Vickie Newton at 502-255-7514.

    Aug. 20

    Senior voice with Sherry at 10:30 a.m.

    Aug. 22

    Advisory counseling meeting at noon.

    Aug. 23

    Communities from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

    Aug. 24

    Blood pressure check with Jill from Kindred at Home at 10:30 a.m.

  • At the Library | Aug. 16, 2018

    Aug. 16

    POUND class: Sweat, sculpt and rock with POUND, the fastest growing group fitness phenomenon inspired by the infectious, energizing fun of drumming. POUND is a full body cardio jam session taking place at 10:30 a.m. each Thursday at the library. The class is free and takes place in the meeting room. All levels of fitness are welcome.

    Aug. 18

  • Sheriff's log | Aug. 16, 2018

    Aug. 6

    9:35 a.m., custody dispute, 2241 U.S. 42W

    10:55 a.m., escort, 487 Corn Creek Road

    11:21 a.m., juvenile out of control, 1156 Liberty Road

    1:18 p.m., disturbance, 655 School Hollow Road

    2:32 p.m., for informational purposes, Colbert Lane

    5 p.m., disturbance, 355 Devin Drive

    6:28 p.m., EMS assist, KY 36

    6:45 p.m., suspicious vehicle, 165 Sycamore Trail

    8:02 p.m., escort, Campbell County Juvenile Detention Center

    Aug. 7

    7:15 a.m., transport, Campbell County

  • Keeping exercise a daily habit, not an occasional one

    We all know we should exercise every day for better health. But fitting it in can be tricky with the demands of home, family and career. If you have fallen off the exercise wagon before you know how easy it is once you miss one day to skip the next one.

    That’s why it is so important for us to make exercise a daily habit. Research suggests it takes 21 days of doing an activity before it becomes a habit. Actually, if the habit is a new or a harder one (like exercise), it can take the average person up to 66 days to form a strong habit.

  • Easter tackles new role at Trimble as junior high athletic director

    Trimble County Junior High has a new leader for the school’s seventh and eighth grade athletics program.

    During the summer, Nick Easter was announced as the school’s athletic director. In addition to his role with the young athletes, Easter also serves as the district’s director of special education.

  • Lady Raiders fall short against Warriors at home

    The Trimble County Lady Raiders were lock-step to open the season Monday night in competition against the Eminence Warriors,, but were unable to clinch the win at home, losing both sets with scores of 25-19 and 25-13.

  • Trimble high school football program on hiatus

    Citing low roster numbers, Trimble County school officials announced Wednesday the Raiders’ junior varsity and varsity football teams would not take to the gridiron this fall.

    A last ditch effort to save the team and dispel rumors resulted in a parent meeting Friday night, but the decision was made Monday to uphold the previous cancelation. Twenty players showed up for Monday’s 8 a.m. mandatory practice, according to a social media post from the school’s athletics program.

  • Deadline to file for election is Tuesday

    Less than a week remains for candidates who want to file for non-partisan races in the November election. The deadline

    The filings available for this election, including mayor of Bedford, mayor of Milton, four commissioner seats in each city, three seats for soil and water conservation supervisor and the Trimble County Board of Education’s District 2 (East Milton and South Milton) and District 3 (North Bedford and South Bedford), said county clerk Tina Browning

  • Bedford Bash set for Aug. 17

    The Bedford Bash returns for its 29th year when the event kicks off at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 17 in the Bedford Loan and Deposit Bank parking lot.

    The bash, which features the theme “Country Living” this year, has Bobby Robbins and Young Country scheduled to provide the entertainment. The Bedford Rotary Club and the Bedford Volunteer Fire Department will also be set up to sell food.