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Today's Features

  • Ever notice how lifeless a houseplant looks when you forget to water it? Just a little water and it seems to perk back up. Water is just as needed for our bodies because it is in every cell, tissue, and organ. That is why getting enough water every day is important for your health.

    According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, water helps keep body temperature normal.  Water lubricates and cushions your joints, protects your spinal cord and other sensitive tissues. Water gets rid of wastes through urination, perspiration, and bowel movements.

  • As with many of the state’s crops, Kentucky cool-season forages have taken a hit from the drought and high temperatures. Accor-ding to the Kentucky Weekly Crop and Weather Report released Aug.13, more than half of the state’s pastures were considered in poor or very poor condition. At this writing we haven’t received any rain in over eight days in Trimble County. Pastures are in poor condition and will take time to recover.

  • 30 Years Ago (Sept. 2, 1982)
     Work is progressing at the construction sight of the LG&E Generating Station at Wise’s Landing.

    Trimble County Raider football team won their opening game for the 1982-83 season over the Wildcats of Henry County by a final score of 14-8.
    Hardy Creek Bridge has been refloored and it stands sturdy for the occasional wild antics of the creek.

    Bedford Baptist Church had a picnic last Sunday at the Trimble County Recreational Park.

  • The Trimble County Apple Festival Committee will hold its annual Apple Pie Contest on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012.  Judging will take place at 11 a.m. at the New Life Assembly of God Church located on the courthouse square in Bedford, Kentucky.

    Rules for the Apple Pie Contest are as Follows:

    1. One entry per person.

    2. Disposable aluminum pie plates must be used!

    3. Please no dairy-Refrigeration is not available.

    4. Entries will be taken from 10-11 a.m. No late entries will be accepted!  

  •    Wednesday, August 29
    Bedford City Commission  will hold a special meeting at 10 a.m. at Bedford City Hall.
    TCHS boys golf hosts Henry County at Cardinal Hills, 4:30 p.m.
    CPR class today and tomorrow at 6 p.m. at the Extension Office Building 43 High Country Lane Bedford. The cost for the Class is $5. No need to call just show up and sign in the day of the class.

    Tuesday, Sept. 4
    TCHS Lady Raiders volleyball hosts Gallatin County 7:30 p.m.
    TCHS boys golf hosts Carroll County at Cardinal Hills, 4:30 p.m.

  • Monday, August 20
    9:06 a.m., school visit, Bedford Elementary
    10:14 a.m., school visit, Trimble County Middle School
    10:20 p.m., traffic hazard, 400 block New Hope Rd
    11:34 p.m., school visit, Trimble County Middle School
    1:20 p.m., school visit, Trimble County High School
    2:13 p.m., criminal mischief complaint, 500 block Perkinson Ln
    6:09 p.m., property dispute, 600 block South Fork Rd

    Tuesday, August 21
    9:17 a.m., school visit, Milton Elementary

  • Items published in court news are public record.

    The Trimble Banner publishes all misdemeanors, felonies and small-claims judgments recorded in district court, as well as all civil suits recorded in circuit court. Juvenile court cases are not
    published.

    Crime reports are provided by local law enforcement agencies. Charges or citations reported to The Trimble Banner do not imply guilt.

    The following cases were heard in Trimble County Court the week of Aug. 20-24, 2012.

    Felony

  • Ask Signature HealthCARE of Trimble County Administrator Mark Witt about his facility and he’ll quickly tell you the Bedford facility is a “gem in Trimble County.” During a recent interview Witt extended an invitation to the community at large to visit the facility, “look how far we’ve come and celebrate our success together.”

    Signature HealthCARE has come a long way in the last three to four years from almost being shut down by the state to now being recognized as a Five Star Facility by the federal government, Witt said.