Local News

  • Rebecca Moore retiring after 34 years of service

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Rebecca Moore has been in education for 34 years serving the community on a multitude of levels. Moore began as a high school math teacher and has worked as an administrator for the past 14 years.
    The next chapter of her life includes relaxing, traveling with her husband, gardening, completing home renovations and playing with her grandchildren.

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  • Medic chronicles transition from student to soldier

    “I am an American Soldier. I am a warrior and a member of a team. I serve the people of the United States, and live the Army Values. I will always place the mission first. I will never accept defeat. I will never quit. I will never leave a fallen comrade...”

  • Trimble High School Drama Club takes Manhattan

    By Trevor Browning
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    On the night of the third of April at approximately 10:00 p.m. a tour bus made departure from the parking lot of Trimble County High School and brought several theatre students to the “promised land.” The bus, piloted by Gerber Tours, was tasked with transporting the Trimble County Drama Club to New York City.

  • Work Ready Community hosting job fair May 8 at public library

    The Work Ready Community is hosting a free job fair open to the public on Friday, May 8th, from 1-5 pm, at the Trimble County Public Library. Some of the companies that will be present at the fair are: KY State Police, LG&E, Home Depot, KY Department of Corrections, Cedar Lake Lodge, Pilot, UPS, Arvin Sango, Baptist Health, Signature Health Care, Manpower and Employment Plus.

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  • Bedford Rotary hosts annual speech contest

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The Bedford Rotary Club initiated an annual speech contest for high school students in 1996. Since then, many fine students have participated for monetary prizes each spring. This year was no exception, as freshman Joe Pollock and senior Ashby Drake devoted hours of work and formally addressed the Rotary club on March 3. This year’s theme was “Light Up Rotary,” selected by Rotary International’s president Gary C.K. Huang of Taipei, Taiwan.

  • Board considers HVAC upgrade at Trimble High

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The Trimble County Board of Education heard a report on potential electrical and HVAC upgrades to the Trimble County High School facility during last week’s meeting at the administration building in Bedford.  

  • Bedford changes meeting dates

    The Trimble Banner
    The Bedford City Commissioners and Mayor Todd Pollock were unanimous in their praise of city employee Jimmy Hoskins for his street cleaning efforts in the wake of recent storms and frigid temperatures that made travel difficult.
    Hoskins said his job was made difficult by the number of cars that had been parked along city streets and the garbage cans left out waiting for trash pickup.

  • Valentine Royalty