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  • LPC considers rehab or new school options, to prepare draft

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The Trimble County Local Planning Committee met at Trimble County High School on Tuesday, May 17, in their final meeting before the committee begins drafting their recommendations to the Trimble County Board of Education.

  • County adopts Interlocal Agreement

    The Trimble Banner
    Trimble County Fiscal Court has joined with the cities of Bedford and Milton to approve an Interlocal Government Agreement between the three entities enabling them to combine their planning operations into a joint city-county planning program.

  • Schools reissue bonds at savings

    The Trimble Banner
    On Wednesday, May 18, during a special meeting of the Trimble County School District Finance Corporation in concert with the regular meeting of the Trimble County Board of Education, the corporation adopted a resolution authorizing the issuance of refunding revenue bonds for school building purposes.

  • Trimble opts for Bernie over Hillary

    The Trimble Banner
    Democrats in Trimble County gave the nod to Senator Bernie Sanders over former Senator and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in the race for President of the United States in last week’s Primary Election.

  • Honor the fallen and their families

    This weekend we honor the brave men and women who gave their lives for this great country. Originally referred to as “Decoration Day,” the holiday originated after the Civil War as Americans would decorate the graves of fallen soldiers with flowers each year. Following WWI it took on new significance and all of America’s wars were from then on included and observed in the holiday we now know as “Memorial Day.”

  • Remember the fallen this Memorial Day

    On Monday, our nation will pause as it has for more than 150 years to remember and pay tribute to those who gave their lives protecting our nation.
    There are more than 1.2 million names on that list, about half of which were added during the four years of the Civil War.

  • Sanders requests recanvass in Kentucky Democratic presidential primary

    Kentucky Press News Service
    FRANKFORT – Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has requested a statewide recanvass of the results of the May 17 Democratic primary for president, Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes announced. She received the written request from the Sanders’ campaign Tuesday.
    Unofficial vote totals indicate Sanders trails opponent Hillary Clinton by less than 2,000 votes.

  • Livability of rundown properties dominates commission session

    The Trimble Banner
    Who is at fault? Landlord? Tenant? These were among the questions asked when the regular monthly meeting of the Bedford City Commissioners met Tuesday, May 17.
    Some of the answers will be presented at a conference presented by the Kentucky League of Cities in Bowling Green June 22-24. Commissioners voted to send Mayor Todd Pollock and Commissioner Jim Helms to hear speaker Alan Wallach talk on “Something BAD is something Good.” BAD is an acronym for Blighted, Abandoned and Dilapidated Property.