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Community News

  • Louden, Leap to wed April 9

    Darius and Sandy Louden of Campbellsburg, Ky. announce the upcoming wedding of their daughter, Carmen F. Louden to Travis A. Leap, son of Donna Ritch of Lakeland, Fla. and Bill and Rose Leap of Vevay, Ind.

    The bride-elect is a 2006 Kentucky Community and Technical College System graduate and is employed as waitress and model.

    The groom-to-be is a 1997 Vincennes University graduate and is employed as a contractor.

  • Relay for Life upcoming events

    The Trimble County Relay for Life will be held at the Bedford Elementary School on June 10-11. Several activities are planned in advance of the event to benefit the cause.

    Trimble County Senior Citizens Yard Sale
    In Loving Memory of Charlotte Newby Friday, April 8 at 9 a.m. At the Senior Center locate at the Trimble County Park. All proceeds go to the Trimble County Seniors Relay for Life team.

    Driving for a Cure:
    Bake Sale April 9 from 8 a.m. Milton Dollar Store
    Bake Sale April 23 from 8 a.m. at Bedford Dollar Store

  • Trimble home to 4 certified roadside markets

    Trimble County is home to four of the 98 markets across the Commonwealth recently accepted into the 2011 Kentucky Farm Bureau Certified Roadside Farm Market Program. The members are: Bray Fruit, Bray Orchard & Roadside Market, Callis Orchards and Tingle Farms Roadside Market.

    In joining the Kentucky Farm Bureau Certified Roadside Farm Market Program, these markets have committed to offering quality products and service to their customers. Their acceptance by Farm Bureau tells customers that they meet the highest standards of quality, freshness, and marketing appeal.

  • Board of Ed commits to college, career readiness improvement

    By TERESA TEBIB
    The Trimble Banner

    The Trimble County Board of Education during their March 16 meeting answered a challenge by Kentucky’s top education official to increase the rates of college and career readiness over the next four years. The board signed on to pledge to that end.

  • Concert in Madison Sunday
  • BES students get tips on stranger safety

    Last Tuesday, students at Bedford Elementary School learned about preventing encounters with strangers and what to do if a person they do not know tries to take them.

    “The Child Connection Inc.,” is an independent, non-profit organization that actively searches for missing and exploited children throughout all of U.S.A. and Canada. TCC was founded in 1992 to aid and assist local law enforcement and other federal agencies in the recovery of missing children. TCC also acts as a liaison between law enforcement and parents.

  • LOOKING BACK

    30 Years Ago --
    March 12, 1981

  • COMMUNITY CALENDAR

    Wednesday, March 16

    Today is the last day to submit orders for March 2011 Trimble County AngelFood. Distribution will be on Saturday, Mar. 26 from 10-11 a.m. at the Milton Wesleyan Church, Rt. 36E in Milton.

    Simply Sharing Homemaker Group 10:30 a.m. at the Extension office, 43 High Country Lane, Bedford.

    Homemaker Council Meeting 1 p.m. at the Extension office, 43 High Country Lane, Bedford.

    Trimble County Board of Education meets 6:30 p.m. at the school Administration Building.

  • Stethen is earns dean's honor at WKU

    Angela Stethen has achieved the designation of dean’s scholar at Western Kentucky University for the Fall 2010 semester. This honor is given to students who earn a grade average of 3.4-3.79.
    Stethen is a 2008 Trimble County graduate and is in her junior year at WKU, majoring in psychology. She is the daughter of Michael and Donna Stethen of Bedford and the granddaughter of Elizabeth Middleton of Claymont, Del., and James and Mary Stethen of Bedford.

  • Heinz family welcomes baby girl

    Paige Laurel and Ethan Brock announce the birth of their sister, Emery Grace Heinz. Emery was born Jan. 8, 2011, at Baptist Hospital East in Louisville, Ky. She weighed 8 pounds, 13 ounces, and was 20 inches long.
    Parents are Bobby and Bree Heinz of Milton. Maternal grandparents are David and Teresa Ginn, also of Milton; paternal grandparents are John and Sandy Heinz, Milton. Maternal great-grandfather is Wyman Callis of Bedford.