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Community News

  • Birthday celebration planned for Betty Delph, Jan. 7, at Mt. Byrd church
  • Schools’ chief academic officer addresses Rotary

    By CHARLES LISTON
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The Bedford Rotary Club has hosted many Trimble County school administrators and teachers recently (see Trimble Banner articles on 9/3/15, 9/10/15, 12/3/15, 2/4/16, 10/6/16, and 11/10/16), the latest being Kathy House, TCS Chief Academic Officer (CAO) on Dec. 20. Interactions with TCS staff and students have grown significantly the past several years, resulting in greater appreciation and understanding of the many positive efforts being undertaken to improve education in our communities.  

  • Hometown Pizza Coloring Contest Winners
  • Choral anthem
  • Superintendent presents two ‘Above and Beyond’ awards

    By CRYSTAL CAUDILLO
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The Trimble County Board of Education held their regular meeting on Dec. 7 at 6:30 p.m. at the Board Office. Once the meeting was called to order the agenda was adopted unanimously by the Board. The meeting moved on to presentations, which were opened by the Pledge of Allegiance and the reading of the Trimble County Mission and Vision Statement.

  • CHURCH EVENTS CALENDAR

    Milton Christian to host Thomas Shelton concert Sunday
    Milton Christian Church, located at 35 School Hollow Road in Milton, will host a special service featuring the music ministry of Thomas Shelton on Sunday, Dec. 18, at 11 a.m.

  • Bedford Rotary Club welcomes Dist. Governor

    By CHARLES LISTON
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The Bedford Rotary Club welcomed both current District Governor Stuart Alexander and Assistant Governor JoAnn Hepperman to our club meeting on Dec. 6.  This is an annual event our club looks forward to and prepares for. The meeting was very upbeat and, like governors before, Alexander was aware of Bedford Rotary’s important involvement in many service activities for our community. We seem to be ahead of the many clubs in our district in this regard, as Alexander noted.  

  • Milton bids city attorney adieu

    By TODD POLLOCK
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The Milton City Commission met for its regularly scheduled meeting last Thursday night at the municipal building in Milton. Mayor Denny Jackson opened the meeting with a discussion about the sidewalk project on Ferry Street near the boat dock. No action was taken but the commission is still working on the project that includes a small grant to help fund it.

  • Centerstone Rotary topic

    By CHARLES LISTON
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Seven counties services’ name was changed to Centerstone effective Nov. 1.  Centerstone is one of the nation’s largest non-profit providers of community- based behavioral health care, offering a full range of mental health services, substance abuse treatment and intellectual and developmental disabilities services in Florida, Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky, and Tennessee. It serves over 150,000 people of all ages annually.

  • Bedford Christian cast to present ‘The Guiding Star’

    Kim Temple, Director, and the cast of “The Guiding Star” are preparing for another landmark performance at the Bedford Christian Church on Friday, Dec. 9th and Saturday, Dec. 10th at 7:00 pm.  Admission is free and a fun time guaranteed; not necessarily because of the excellent performance by the actors, but the laughs that will ensue when lines are missed and improvising begins.