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Community News

  • Health advocate addresses Rotary

    By CHARLES LISTON
    Special to The Trimble Banner

  • Cares for Life 5K Run/Walk planned for April 16 in Bedford

    Trimble CARES Coalition is hosting a “CARES FOR LIFE 5K Run/Walk” in the city of Bedford on Saturday, April 16, 2016. This run/walk is to bring unity to Trimble County and take a stand against substance use and cancer!
    Organizers say this will be a large substance-free event. Activities for children will be available as well as substance abuse and primary health resources.
    All proceeds will benefit “Trimble County Relay for Life” and “Trimble CARES Coalition.”

  • Farmers urged to support 4-H Ag Tag

    LEXINGTON, KY - The Kentucky 4-H Foundation is asking farmers to make the $10 Ag Tag donation in the month of March as they renew their farm license plates at their county clerk’s office. When Kentucky farmers make their donations they are providing Kentucky 4-Hers in every county opportunities to develop leadership, citizenship, and life skills.

  • Easter church calendar

    Good Friday, March 25
    Pleasant View Baptist Church will host a Good Friday service on March 25th. It will start at 7:00 p.m. The choir will be singing from their Easter cantata. Everyone is welcome to attend.

    Milton United Methodist Church will host a Good Friday service at 7:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend.

    Saturday, March 26
    Community Easter Egg Hunt will be held 2 p.m. at   Mt. Herman Church on Palmyra Rd. All children welcome. For more   information call (502) 221-5497.

  • Bedford Rotarians hear of Heritage Trail Conservancy

    By CHARLES LISTON
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Bob Greene, President/Executive Director of the Heritage Trail Conservancy, addressed Bedford Rotary on his work with a heritage park for west Madison.

  • Library to offer ‘Scavenger Hunt’

    FRANKFORT, Ky. – Starting March 15, Kentuckians can visit participating libraries to compete in an investor education and protection program and contest called DASH for the STASH.
    The contest takes place March 15-May 15, 2016, and is being launched in Kentucky by the Kentucky Department of Financial Institutions and the nonprofit Investor Protection Institute. The two organizations will present one statewide winner with a $1,000 prize to open or add to a retirement investment account for 2016.

  • Black History Month at Milton Elementary
  • Tim Harmon: Trimble County Adult Education success story

    By JENNIFER GOODIN
    Trimble County Adult Education Center
    “I give all the credit to God,” Tim Harmon exclaimed when he found out he passed his GED in January, 2016. He continued with advice to those seeking their own GED in Trimble County, “Don’t give up, and they won’t give up on you.”

  • CORRECTED Bedford Baptist Church Easter calendar

    Palm Sunday, March 20
    The Bedford Baptist Church Choir will present Easter Music at 11 a.m. in honor of our risen Lord. Everyone is invited to attend. If you need a ride to church, please call 502-255-3240 by 8:30 a.m. that morning.

  • Bedford Rotary sponsors annual speech contest

    By CHARLES LISTON
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Each year since 1996 the Bedford Rotary Club has joined many others in our District (58 clubs) in sponsoring a speech contest open to all county high school students. This year’s theme, provided by Rotary International’s president, is “Be a Gift to the World.”