Community News

  • Church Briefs

    Hickory Grove to host hymn sing tonight
    Trimble County Hymn Sing will be held at 7 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 5, at the Hickory Grove Methodist Church, 363 Morton Ridge Road in Bedford.

    English Baptist to host Fall Festival Saturday
    English Baptist Church, 3449 Ky. Hwy 389 in Carrollton will hold their Fall Festival, 2-5 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 7. They’ll have inflatables, games, hot dog roast and much more. Call Derrick (502) 525-8724 for more information.
    Trunk or Treat set at Bedford Springs

  • Carrollton Guard Vietnam vets to hold reunion Oct. 14 at Cton

    Landmark News Service
    On Oct. 13, 1968, soldiers from Alpha Battery, 2nd Battalion, 138th Artillery, Kentucky Army National Guard, located in Carrollton, were deployed to Vietnam. Almost 49 years later, the unit will reunite Saturday, Oct. 14, at the National Guard Armory.
    Organizer Jerry Oak of Trimble County was a Specialist 4 when the unit was deployed to Vietnam. He served 21 years in the National Guard (1967-1989) and retired as a major.

  • Church Briefs

    Celebration Services scheduled at Bedford Springs Church this weekend
    Bedford Springs Church will host Celebration Services, Friday, Sept. 29 through Sunday, Oct. 1. Services on Friday and Saturday will begin at 7 p.m. The Sunday service on Oct. 1 will begin at 11 a.m.
    The speaker for the services will be Pastor Kenny Evans. Special music will be provided each service, including Rebekah Murphy on Friday, Helen Mumphrey on Saturday and Reid Moore on Sunday morning along with other special guests.

  • TCMS Beta sponsor addresses Rotary

    Special to The Trimble Banner

  • Dr. Robertson recognized by American Academy Nursing
  • iLead Academy focus of Rotary

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Kentucky’s first regional career center, iLead Academy in Carrollton, is offering a unique school experience for high schoolers from five surrounding counties.  Through iLead, students can pursue competitive advantages for the region’s highest-demand and highest-wage jobs.  

  • Milton Baptist Church to host gospel quartet

    Milton Baptist Church will present the Woodsmen Quartet in Concert on Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. The quartet is a Southern Gospel group based in Batesville, Indiana. They have been together for 10 years, traveling and spreading the Gospel of Jesus Christ. The concert will be preceded by a free fish fry at 5:00 p.m. The public is invited. Milton Baptist Church is located at 10076 US 421 N, Milton.

  • Church Briefs

    Bedford Springs Church Ladies Retreat is Sept. 16 at 12:00 in Fellowship Hall.  Guest speaker is Machele Coleman Bess with message ‘Who Holds The Reins.’  Sandwiches, salads and desserts will be served. If you intend to come, please RSVP by calling or texting 502-640-2645, leaving name and phone number.

  • Apple Pie Contest Rules

    The Trimble County Apple Festival Apple Pie Contest will be held Saturday, Sept. 9th 2017. Judging will take place at 11:00 a.m. at the New Life Assembly of God Church, located on the courthouse square in Bedford.    
    1. One entry per person
    2. Disposable aluminum pie plates must be used.
    3. Pies are not to contain any dairy. Refrigeration is not available.
    4. Entries will be taken from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the church.
    No late entries will be accepted!

  • Trimble County Community Baby Shower set Sept. 26

    A Trimble County Coomunity Baby Shower will be held Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at the Morgan Community Center, 147 Victory Ave., in Bedford.
    If you are pregnant or have a child up to 12 months of age, organizers hope to see you there. To be eligible for grand prizes, you must arrive by 11:15 a.m. Lunch will be served and lots of prizes will be given away. If you have questions, please call 633-1231 and ask for HANDS.