Today's News

  • Fiscal Court sets special meeting to name interim judge-executive

    Trimble County Fiscal Court will meet at 9 a.m. tomorrow to elect an Interim County Judge-Executive to serve until such time as Gov. Steve Beshear fills the vacancy.

  • Stevens reflects on past decade as judge-executive

    “It’s been quite a ride!”

    Outgoing Trimble County Judge-Executive Randy Stevens reflected Monday on a decade of service as the county’s chief executive. Today is Stevens’ last day on the job as he prepares to begin a new chapter in his life of employment in two weeks in Frankfort.

  • 23rd Annual Bedford Bash is Friday at courthouse

    The 23rd Annual Bedford Bash will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. this Friday, Aug. 17th.

    Entertainment gets underway at 6:30 p.m. with the Trimble County High School Band and Trimble County cheerleaders performing. Popular local band Young Country will perform starting at 8 p.m. In the event of rain the band will perform inside at the Bedford Volunteer Fire Department.

  • Margie Webster named Signature’s CNA of the Year

    Signature HealthCARE has recognized Bedford resident Margie Webster as Certified Nursing Assistant of the Year. Webster has been employed at the Bedford nursing home facility for 23 years this month.

    Signature HealthCARE of Trimble County Administrator Mark Witt said Webster was chosen from among personnel of 30 facilities in the Signature system.

    “We nominated her and she was selected the best CNA out of those 30 buildings in our segment,” Witt said.

  • Mark Rexroat victim in Friday collision

  • Perryville set for 150th anniversary of battle

    PERRYVILLE, Ky. - Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site is commemorating the 150th anniversary of the largest Civil War confrontation in Kentucky on Oct. 6-7, with three battle re-enactments.

    The weekend will also include living history demonstrations, artillery demonstrations, military camps, expert speakers and paranormal tours.

  • New storm siren
  • Beef producers sponsor Gourmet Garden in South Wing

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. --  Kentucky’s 38,000 Beef Producers are once again the proud sponsor of the 2012 Gourmet Garden at the Kentucky State Fair. 

    The Gourmet Garden, located in the air-conditioned South Wing Lobby A, showcases daily educational and entertainment events from culinary professionals from across the state of Kentucky.  The Gourmet Garden has won the International Association of Fairs and Expositions’ Award of Excellence in 2004, 2006, 2008 and 2011.  (The full Gourmet Garden schedule is attached.)

  • Fans to fill Cardinal Stadium for free concert series

    Louisville, KY - Each year, thousands of fans fill Cardinal Stadium to relive their glory days with classic hits and experience new and upcoming acts that are on the verge of super-stardom. And this year’s free concert line-up is no exception. Fans can witness the next big thing with artists such as Jake Owen and Hot Chelle Rae and break out their 80’s aqua-net with Cinderella. Check out this year’s line-up to find old favorites and new ones.

    Thursday, August 16 – Cinderella with Sebastian Bach

  • Plan your State Fair visit early

    Louisville, KY - The Kentucky State Fair wants to make this year’s visit more personal and convenient than ever by giving patrons the chance to plan their entire visit before arriving at the Kentucky Exposition Center.