By JENNIFER GOODIN
Special to The Trimble Banner
On June 24, JCTC Trimble County Adult Education held a graduation ceremony at Bedford Elementary School. In addition to being recognized for obtaining their GEDs, graduates, and citizens, received credit for receiving a silver level or higher on their NCRC and/or their Work Ready Certification. The Adult Education Center also acknowledged the students who met their English as a Second Language goals.
Apple Festival worship service Sunday
The Trimble County Apple Festival will host a non-denominational Community Worship Service on Sunday morning, Sept. 11, beginning at 11:00 a.m. on the main stage at the Trimble County Courthouse Square. Everyone is invited to attend.
Bedford Springs hosting Celebration Service
Celebration Service at Bedford Springs Church (across from Signature Health Care, Shepherds Ln.) Fri. & Sat., Sept. 23 & 24 at 6:30 p.m. and Sept. 25, Sunday service at 11 a.m. Speaker: Pastor Kenny Evans and music.
By HILDA PARRISH
The Trimble Banner
Henry Clay Morrison was born March 10, 1857 and died March 24, 1942. William Jennings Bryan regarded Morrison to be “the greatest pulpit orator on the American continent.”
By CHARLES LISTON
Special to The Trimble Banner
Courtney Baxter, LaGrange Rotarian and Commonwealth Attorney for the 12th Judicial Circuit, took time from her busy schedule to visit Bedford Rotary and present information about “Hand in Hand Ministries” (HHM). HHM is relatively new (1994) with the objective to “build strong communities and transform lives through cultural immersion, education, housing, and healthcare.”
On Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016, JCTC Trimble County Adult Education will be holding an Open House and Drawing. There will be 12 Free GED Tests drawn with a total value of $240.
Adult Education moved this summer to the former middle school facility at 116 Wentworth Avenue, Room 112, Bedford. Everyone is invited to the Open House that is from 12 – 2 p.m. We will provide refreshments and the drawing will be held at 1 p.m.
The Peacemakers Sewing Group will meet on the fourth Thursday of every month at the Bedford Baptist Church, from 9:30 a.m. until noon. No special skills are required. If you have questions, call 502-255-7724.
Saturday, Aug. 27
Trimble County Public Library: Every Saturday in August meet professional photographers for advice on taking better photos! Aug. 27, 10:30 a.m., meet Vickie Eldridge, Apple Tree Studio owner with advice on how to present, frame, and hang photography.
When Kentucky State Police Trooper Josh Lawson entered Bedford Rotary’s meeting room on Aug. 16 — in full uniform including dual weapons — we thought surely we were in trouble. What law(s) had we violated? Well, isn’t that the first impression many of us have when confronted by a police officer? A kind of negative feeling about our police at first blush?
Mt. Byrd Christian Church will host a series of revival services beginning Friday, Aug. 19 and continuing through Sunday, Aug. 21. Services will be held at 6:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Pastor Aaron Snelling promises there will be “good uplifting music and great preaching.” Aaron Davis is the evangelist. Everyone is invited to attend