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Today's News

  • LONELY AT THE TOP
  • Time to prepare for winter heating season

    Frankfort, Ky.–The Kentucky State Fire Marshal is asking Kentuckians to inspect home heating appliances in preparation for the cold weather season.

  • During a disaster, cash donations are most effective means of assistance

    The best way Kentuckians can help victims of Hurricane Sandy that walloped the East Coast this week, is by donating cash.  Cash can be used directly to meet specific needs in the flooded areas.  

    Donations such as clothing and household items can become difficult for disaster responders to handle and might not be needed in some areas.  In fact, many responders and recovery experts often call donations of clothing, the second disaster.  

  • Popp to be inducted into EKU Phi Kappa Phi Society

    Karen Popp of Bedford is one of 78 Eastern Kentucky University juniors, seniors and graduate students who will be inducted into the EKU chapter of The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi during a special ceremony on Nov.  13.

    Popp is among approximately 30,000 students, faculty, professional staff and alumni to be
    initiated into Phi Kappa Phi each year.

  • TRIMBLE COUNTY SCHOOL LUNCH MENUS

    BEDFORD/MILTON ELEMENTARY

    Offered @ Breakfast Daily:Milk/Juice/Fruit/Cereal/Toast
    Breakfast -- free
    Lunch -- $1.85
    Milk  -- .45

    Offered Daily:  Milk / Juice / Chef Salad / Yogurt
    All bread is whole grain

    Monday, Nov. 12: Pizza stick, Calif. style vegetables, garden salad, apple or pineapple.

    Tuesday, Nov. 13: Ham, turkey, cheese on wg bun, tomato, lettuce, pickle, spicy fries, banana or peach half.

  • Trimble County Schools Honor Rolls

    MILTON ELEMENTARY

    All As
    3rd Grade: Harrison Felts, Chaynon Wynn, Chloe Boehnlein, Adam Courtney, Kagan Craig, Brody Cull, Kaci Huff, Morgan Overton, Klayton Welty

    4th Grade: Jesse Peak, Allie Wilberding, Jackson Consley, Ryan England, Rachael Liter

    5th Grade: Mackenzie Herman, Quentin Huff, Alexis Rodriguez, Russ Crawford, Dylan Jones, Alex Nichols

    All A & B

  • 1954-55 cagers were the first Trimble County Raiders

    The high school basketball season is just around the corner. Fans attending games at the Trimble County High School gymnasium often note the presence of the life-sized image and career statistics of the late TCHS standout Jack Tingle located in the gym lobby.

  • Oberto/Miss Madison appeal upheld, San Diego win reinstated

    Mark down another win for driver Steve David and the O Boy! Oberto/Miss Madison Racing Team!

    This triumph came not at the end of a checkered flag with roostertails flying on the water, but rather during a conference call of the powers that govern Unlimited hydroplane racing. The board of directors of H1 Unlimited voted last week to accept the recommendation of the committee hearing the appeal of the outcome of September’s San Diego Bayfair to allow the appeal and reverse the disqualification of the Oh Boy! Oberto and reinstate that team’s victory.

  • Welcome to my demise

    Recently, I had a raging flare up of my chronic, terminal hypochondria.

    It always hits on a Friday after regular doctors’ and dentists’ hours are over, which only increases the intensity of the flare up.

    I’ve died many times from hypochondria, if only in my mind.

    This recent attack came as a result of using too many new dental hygiene products at once. I had seen a commercial that warned: If you’re not whitening your teeth, you’re yellowing them.

    Sounds ominous, right?

  • LOOKING BACK

    30 Years Ago (Nov. 11, 1982)
    A reward of $100 is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the offenders who pushed over 12 tombstones in the old part of the cemetery.

    Students of the month of October for the freshmen is Shannon Davidson; sophomore is Ruth McCane, Junior Carder; and the senior Chris Frederick.

    Anniversary: Mr. & Mrs. Clifton Liter-40 years; Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Hughes-50 years.