Today's Features

  • Good communication skills are an asset no matter what you plan to do in life.  What’s the best way to develop good communication skills?  Practice!  
    The Trimble County Cooperative Extension Service is offering a great opportunity with the Trimble County 4-H Communications Contest that will be held on Thursday evening, April 14, 2016 at 6:00 PM at the Trimble County Extension Office, 43 High Country Lane, Bedford.  This event is open to all youth ages 9 – 19 in Trimble County.

  • Stories are swirling all around us, if we just take the time to listen. Triumphs, tragedies, dramas and comedies, the best stories are heard standing in the checkout line.
    At our local Big Box hardware store I was the last in line. The cashier greeted me with the perfunctory, “How are you?”

  • Years ago when I did a lot of conference and retreat speaking, I was invited to speak at the annual Episcopal women’s diocesan meeting at the cathedral in downtown Orlando.
    A local Episcopalian woman who had suggested my name offered to take care of all the details for me. All I had to do was show up, which is what I do best.

  • April 3, 1986 (30 Years Ago)
    Several plans are under study at the Kentucky Department of Highways to reroute U.S. 421 as it approaches the top of Milton hill. Eventually, the state plans to construct a new bridge over the Ohio River and the highway routing plans will coordinate with the Indiana Department of Transportation’s current road system. Wade Campbell of the Kentucky Department of Highways District 5 said the relocation of the Milton-Madison bridge may take 10 to 20 years to get construction underway.

  • Katherine (Kate) Jean Scott graduated cum laude from Northern Kentucky University on Dec. 12, 2015 with a B.A. in Accounting and three minors: Business Administration, Business Informatics and Finance. She graduated with 150 credit hours and is eligible to take the exam to become a Certified Public Accountant.
    Scott is presently employed as an IT internal auditor at Western and Southern Financial Group in Cincinnati, Ohio.
    Kate is the daughter of Troy and Christi Scott, Florence, Ky., and the granddaughter of Betty Scott Delph of Bedford.

    Special to The Trimble Banner

  • Monday, April 4
    Cookies and Coloring at the Trimble County Library from 2-4 p.m. Join us for spring break at   the Trimble County Public Library! Kids of all ages are welcome to enjoy an afternoon snack and a wide selection of intricate designs   to color. Please call the library at 502-255-7362 for more   information.
    Tuesday, April 5

  • 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.”

  • Monday, March 14
    9:26 a.m., welfare check, 895 Thorn Hill Rd
    9:59 a.m., suspicious vehicle, Sulphur Bedford Rd & Hwy 42W
    2:55 p.m., illegal burn, Devin Dr
    3:44 p.m., animal complaint, Cutshaw Ln
    4:51 p.m., patrol requested, 10430 Hwy 421N
    Tuesday, March 15
    10:48 a.m., property dispute, 10328 Hwy 421N
    10:59 a.m., traffic stop, 12926 Hwy 421N
    2:02 p.m., process service, 632 West St
    2:14 p.m., process service, 25 High Ridge Ct
    2:39 p.m., process service, 821 Lower Middle Creek Rd