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Today's News

  • At the library | May 24, 2018

    Cooking matters

    Learn about nutrition and how to shop on a budget at 1 p.m. Thursday. Prep and cook two new recipes each week. Go on a grocery store trip. The class series will be held in the Trimble County Public Library. Call Health Department Nutritionist Amanda Stoess at 502-633-1243 to sign up. The class meets for six weeks.

    Knitting 101

  • Community calendar | May 24, 2018

    May 26

    The Tri-County Community Action Agency Yard Sale is 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Trimble County Senior Center in the park. All proceeds will go to Military Missions.

    May 31

    The Trimble County Middle School eighth grade Moving Up Ceremony will be at 7 p.m. in the Trimble County High School gym.

    June 2

    Graduation for the Trimble County High School Class of 2018 will be at 10 a.m. in the high school gym.

    June 10

  • Never forget the defenders who sacrificed it all

    On Monday, our nation will follow a tradition dating back more than 150 years as we pay tribute to those who gave their lives protecting our nation.

    There are more than 1.2 million names on that list, about half of which were added during the four years of the Civil War.

  • Jobs, economic growth reasons for optimism

    BY GOV. MATT BEVIN

    “We are Kentucky!” This is more than just a simple catch phrase. From our cities to our rural communities, the commonwealth’s greatest assets are our people.

  • Looking back and Do You Remember? | May 24, 2018

    May 26, 1988 (30 years ago)

    The county budget was under discussion as magistrates questioned a 4.4 percent raise for all county employees and elected officials. Magistrates said they felt elected officials should be excluded, while Judge-Executive Jack Couch explained the appropriation was in response to the cost of living index for the year. Couch also said that appropriation was included in the budget so if raises were merited, the county could do so without having to amend the budget at a later date.

  • My husband's food challenge

    My husband and I grew up in two different cultures. He is an assimilated Hispanic from up North. I’m a Southerner who recently became vegan. How’s that for diversity? This blend of traditions has made life interesting at our home.

    Food has provided many opportunities for learning, growing and absolute, unmitigated horror.

  • CAIP applications now available

    It’s that time of year again folks. The County Agricultural Investment Program (CAIP) is available for residents of Trimble County. This is a great opportunity for people who are interested in improving their operation or just beginning to start their own.

    Please take time to look into this and the education that is offered with this program. Folks have utilized this financial benefit for years and have been able to make improvements to their personal undertakings.

  • Cooking healthier meals with homegrown herbs

    We all want to eat food that tastes good. One of the most common ways we make food taste good is by adding salt. Unfortunately, most American diets are too high in sodium. Diets high in sodium can raise blood pressure, which can lead to many major health issues including heart disease and stroke. Herbs provide a great way for us to limit our sodium intake while still consuming flavorful foods.

  • Rounding out the season

    After the blowout nearly two weeks ago at Walton-Verona, the Raiders hoped for a rebound with the season’s final road games closer a little closer to home.

    The team traveled to Henry County, Spencer County and started tournament play at North Oldham. None of the matchups provided the boost to end the year on a high note with losses at all three.

    Henry County

    The Raiders made the short hop over to New Castle, but the result wouldn’t yield any offensive fruit as the Wildcats shutout Trimble on Tuesday night, 8-0.

  • 4 Raiders get Triple Threat Award

    Four Trimble County students were recognized this year as recipients of the newly established Triple Threat Award from the Kentucky High School Athletic Association.

    Austin Cissell, Emma Horn, Logan Rogers and Evan Stevens each participated in a varsity sport during the fall, winter and spring seasons. Cissell was part of the boys golf team, boys basketball team and baseball team. Horn played volleyball, girls basketball and softball. Rogers was on the football, boys basketball and baseball teams. Stevens played golf, boys basketball and ran on the boys track team.