Community News

  • Swap meet this weekend

    Trimble County’s semi-annual Animal Swap Meet will be held this Labor Day weekend, Sept. 5-6, at the Milton City Park in downtown Milton.
    The swap meet will be held all day both Saturday and Sunday with a flea market, crafts, antiques and animals. There will also be concession vendors on the grounds.
    Due to the outbreak of Avian Flu, poultry will not be allowed at the swap meet this year per Kentucky law. No alcoholic beverages are allowed on the premises, nor are handguns or live ammunition.

  • Golden Anniversary

    Larry and Barbara Burkhardt of Milton celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Thursday, Aug. 28. Bro. K. Joines married them at the Whites Run Baptist Church on Saturday, Aug. 28, 1965.
    Mr. Burkhardt is an Excavating Contractor with Burkhardt-Crawford Contracting and Mrs. Burkhardt is retired from the office of the United States Department of Agriculture in Carrollton.
    They have a daughter and son-in-law, Tayra and Russell Crawford and two grandchildren, Russ and Savannah Crawford. They will be celebrating with their family and with a trip later this fall.

  • Trimble Extension District Board to have special called meeting

    A special called meeting of the Trimble County Extension District Board will be held September 15, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. at the Trimble County Cooperative Extension Service office located at 43 High Country Lane, Bedford. Items to be discussed are Stop Gap Funding, copier quotes, inquiry on property, sealing of parking lot, ebeam technology.  All meetings of the Trimble County Extension District Board are open to the general public.

  • Rotary’s state fair booth displays art of Trimble Co.

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The 2015 Trimble County booth for the 2015 Kentucky State Fair was ready for the fair’s opening day last Thursday and has received a steady flow of visitors in the “Pride of Counties” section in the South Wing.

  • Schools offer alternate payment plan for lunches

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The Trimble County Board of Education has come up with a plan to give parents another way to pay for school meals for their children.

  • Faces in the crowd at the Bash
  • Rotary’s state fair booth displays art of Trimble Co.

    Special to The Trimble Banner

  • Apostolic Pentecostal Church of the Living God to celebrate 16th anniversary, Aug. 15

    The Apostolic Pentecostal Church of the Living God, 124 Smith Lane, Bedford, will be celebrating their 16th Anniversary service and the District Fellowship Meeting of the ALJC, Saturday, August 15th at 6:00 p.m.
    Steve Williamson of Louisville will be the guest speaker. The public is invited. For more info, please contact Pastor Bobby Wade, 502-255-7510.

  • Milton Methodist yard sale is this weekend

    The Milton United Methodist Church will host a community antique, collectibles and yard sale tomorrow and Saturday. The sale will begin at 8 a.m. each day. The yard sale will be held in the parking lot of the church. Local residents are encouraged to call 502-663-1043 to reserve space as spaces may sell out. There will be free activities for your kiddos while you browse sale items. There will be food and refreshments available, including an ice cream social. The church is located at 11100 Hwy 421N on the Milton hilltop.