Community News

  • Get ready for the Bedford Bash

    Staff Report
    The Bedford Loan & Deposit Bank will host the 26th Annual Bedford Bash next Friday, Aug. 7, in the bank parking lot.
     The Bash will kick off at 6:30 p.m., and will feature an appearance by the Trimble County cheerleaders, a concert by Six Miles South and the Ninth Annual Bedford Bash Car Show.

  • Milton Water Appreciation Day
  • Trimble County Fair baby contest pageant winners
  • District gov. addresses Rotary

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Bedford Rotary welcomed District Governor Mike Kull to our July 7th meeting. Mike is serving as our District 6710 Governor during July 2015 through June 2016, and will be visiting all 57 clubs in the District.  Bedford Rotary was his first stop.

  • Elisabeth Goodin guest speaker at Rotary Club

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Elisabeth Goodin, of Trimble County Middle School, has competed successfully in pageants locally and statewide (Rupp Arena) this year.  She is on to Nashville to compete in mini-teen contests nationally during 24–26 July. Bedford Rotary was delighted to welcome her and her father, Keith Goodin, for a brief visit to our June 30 meeting.

  • Eastern announces Dean’s List

    RICHMOND, Ky. – Eastern Kentucky University has announced that 3,099 students earned Dean’s List honors for the Spring 2015 semester.
    The List includes four Bedford residents: Jacob Blair, a senior Journalism major; Brian Hemmer, a senior Aviation major; Brandon Ray, a senior Police Studies major; and Mackenzie Sutherland, a junior majoring in General Studies in Justice and Safety.

  • Kimberlin’s celebrate 50 years

    On June 12, 1965, Thomas, Sr. and Jeannetta Kimberlin (Tom and Netta) exchanged wedding vows and then repeated those vows 50 years later. They have five children, Thomas, Jr., Betty Hoskins, Jack, Neva Wilson, and Laura Brown. They have 13 grandchildren, 1 angel, 12 great-children and counting. They celebrated their anniversary at the Morgan Community Center in Bedford on Saturday, June 13, 2015, with over 150 friends and family.

  • Roberts makes WKU Dean’s List

    Hannah Roberts, a 2013 Trimble County High School Honor Graduate and recipient of the Kelly Jewell Memorial Scholarship and BES Scholarship that same year, has made Western Kentucky University’s Dean’s List for the Fall 2014 and Spring 2015 semesters.
    To achieve this honor a student must take at least 12 course hours or more while maintaining a 3.5 GPA and above throughout the semester.
    Along with this recognition, Hannah has also been accepted into the limited number of applicants to the nursing program at WKU, beginning with the Fall 2015 semester.

  • Consultant briefs Rotary on school superintendent search

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The recent opening for a new Trimble County Schools Superintendent position has necessitated a search process, which includes the Trimble County Board of Education, an appointed screening committee and the engagement of professional search consultant Mike Oder who represents the Kentucky School Boards Association.

  • Students becoming innovators with summer STEM program

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    For the past three years Trimble County Middle School has offered an enrichment class entitled STEM, which is an acronym for Science Technology Engineering Mathematics. This class allows students to utilize critical thinking skills, become innovators, design a multitude of projects, problem solve and have fun while learning.