Local News

  • BES receives lesson on the Civil War

    The Trimble Banner
    The Kentucky Historical Society’s impressive HistoryMobile rolled into the Bedford Elementary School parking lot on Friday, September 11. The HistoryMobile is a mobile museum filled with reproductions of primary and secondary sources used to teach students about life in Kentucky during the Civil War era.

  • TCHS welcomes new principal Michael Slider

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Michael Slider arrived Tuesday, Sept. 8, to fill the position of principal at Trimble County High School. His introduction to the student body was quite the buzz around school. Assistant Principal Kerrie Stewart jokingly introduced him as a coach at South Oldham and Slider had an excellent comeback. According to several students: “These two leaders are going to make a great team!”

  • Reception held for new Vocational Agric. teacher

    The Trimble Banner
    Residents of this farm community turned out to welcome new Trimble County High School Vocational Agriculture teacher Courtney Scott during a reception held in her honor Thursday at the Trimble County Cooperative Extension Office. There had been concerns among many local parents—many of them TCHS alumni who are veterans of the vocational agriculture classes of yore—that the program would be dropped from the curriculum after the previous instructor resigned at the end of the 2014-15 school year.

  • Trimble County Apple Festival
  • New superintendent Steven Miracle addresses Rotary

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    New Trimble County Schools Superintendent Steve Miracle took time from his busy schedule to meet with the Bedford Rotary Club on August 25, and delivered an interesting presentation about his outlook and what he will emphasize in the future.

  • Ready for the Trimble County Apple Festival?

    The Trimble Banner
    The 25th Annual Trimble County Apple Festival kicks off at 10 a.m. Saturday with a series of festival pageants, including the Apple Festival Queen and Princess contests, Little Miss and Mr. and the Sweetheart pageant. The pageants will be held on the stage area on the south side of the Trimble County Courthouse.
    The Apple Pie Contest judging will be held at 11 a.m. at the New Life Assembly of God Church (former library building).

  • Watch d.o.g.s. program
  • Michael Slider hired as new principal at TCHS

    Staff Report
    The Trimble Banner learned at press time Tuesday that the TCHS Site Based Decision Making Council has selected Michael Slider as the new Principal of Trimble County High School. The an announcement was made this week on the high school’s website.

  • Refurbished TCHS courtyard named for longtime Trimble educator
  • New CCMH diabetes program offers local followup

    The News-Democrat
    A new program is targeting the needs of local residents with diabetes by providing more than just basic education about the disease.
    Carroll County Memorial Hospital’s new program will involve a pharmacist to help with drug therapy management and a registered dietitian to guide patients on what they should be eating. It will include monthly visits to the clinic, which will be offered at the hospital’s family practice offices in Bedford, Carrollton and Warsaw, and more frequent follow ups by telephone.