Steve Trimble

Business
4:14 pm
Fri February 7, 2014

CSX Announces Construction of Rail Inspection Yard in Christian County

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Local officials are welcoming the announcement of construction of a CSX rail yard just south of Hopkinsville.

Thursday, the Florida-based rail company confirmed plans to build a rail inspection and repair yard within the Casky community in Christian County. 

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Government
12:28 pm
Wed October 9, 2013

Tri-County Chamber Alliance Plans $3 Million Lake Barkley Renovation

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A $3 million renovation for Lake Barkley State Park is among the legislative priorities for the Southern Pennyrile Chamber Alliance in 2014.  Trigg, Christian and Todd make up the chamber alliance.

Christian County Judge Executive Steve Trimble said the facelift to the Lake Barkley campground and lodge is something the alliance has been working towards for several years.

“Obviously, as you well know, LBL is our state’s number one tourism draw,  over a million people come in there each year," said Trimble. "Tourism obviously is very big in Trigg County and, you know the lodge appearance through the year is kinda, there’s been some renovation, but it’s still kinda worn and outdated.”

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