Community News

  • Business owner addresses TCMS 8th grade about setting career goals early

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Al Gibson, in providing a motivational speech to eighth graders at Trimble County Middle School, spoke about the importance of having a plan and an “end in mind” to accomplish any goals they may want to achieve.

  • Milton Baptist Church welcomes new pastor

    Milton Baptist Church is pleased to announce Timothy Scott as their new pastor. On September 27, 2015, Brother Scott and his wife, Diane, accepted a position of service to Milton Baptist Church and the community. Please join the church family in welcoming Brother Scott, his wife Diane and their son Samuel to Trimble County.

  • Bedford audit shows improvement

    The Trimble Banner
    The City of Bedford could be debt free in four to six years, according to accountant Jeffrey Woods of Raisor, Zapp & Woods of Carrollton.
    The annual audit showed improvement in most areas. The Waste Water (Sewer) Treatment Plant took the biggest loss due to the rain and windstorm in July when the main road was washed away. Also, the age of the plant and substations have played a big role in contributing to the deficit as they are beginning to need extensive repairs.

  • Board eyes graduation requirements

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    During last Wednesday’s meeting of the Trimble County Board of Education, Chairperson Tony Walker introduced the seniors who were selected to be Governor’s scholar students to the rest of the board. Superintendent Steve Miracle took the time to congratulate each student—Amber Cissell, Mila Consley, Alex Dixon and Brennan Kunkel—for his and her achievements.

  • Klunkers’ Day Out
  • Stacy Bruner participates in circuit court clerks fall college

    FRANKFORT, Ky. – Trimble County Circuit Court Clerk Stacy Bruner recently participated in the 2015 Circuit Court Clerks Fall College in Louisville. The Administrative Office of the Courts provided the education program Aug. 31-Sept. 3 for the state’s circuit court clerks.

  • Middle school speakers
  • Haley Hughes Smith is guest speaker at TCMS

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Encouraging our eighth graders to set goals, follow their heart, and don’t let anyone stand in their way, was the message from Haley Hughes last week at Trimble County Middle School. As a part of the “Leader in Me” program the eighth grade staff has been inviting local residents to speak about their experiences/goals from middle school until now. Other criteria include goals they set in the past, their achievements, and how the choices made in middle or high school impacted their lives.

  • MES Students of the Week
  • Project Prom planning meeting

    A Project Prom 2016 planning meeting will be held at 6:00 p.m. October 20, at the Youth Services Center, located in Room 209 of the Trimble County High School.
    Parents of all students and community partners are strongly encouraged to come. Planning is crucial to a substance free time of prom celebration for our juniors and seniors! If you have questions, please call 502 663-0055.