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Today's News

  • Desperation pass drops Trimble with :24 remaining

    By DAVE TAYLOR
    The Trimble Banner
    Border rivals Carroll and Trimble County battled for a final playoff berth in their annual football matchup Friday and the contest wasn’t decided until the final seconds as the Panthers clawed their way to a 19-12 victory, scoring the winning touchdown with only 24 seconds remaining in regulation play.

  • Unrequited love
  • Going home

    Every few years I go home.
    Although home for me for the past 25 years has been here in Florida, “home” home is Southern California. My DNA is a combination Valley Girl and the OC.
    Last week I went home to attend my only, and therefore by default, favorite sister’s 40th wedding anniversary party.
    I missed her wedding 40 years ago when I was living in Maine and very, very pregnant with my daughter Alison, who also flew out to California from her home in Maryland, along with my favorite only granddaughter, Caroline.

  • Church news in brief

    Bedford Springs to host Trunk or Treat this Saturday
    Bedford Springs Church on Shepherd Lane (across from nursing home)  will host a Trunk or Treat  from 4-6 p.m. in the church parking lot on Saturday, Oct. 29. All are welcome!

    David Stahl ministers with music at Bedford Methodist Sunday
    David Stahl will be ministering in music this Sunday, Oct. 30 at 11:00 a.m. at the Bedford United Methodist Church. Everyone is welcome to attend!

    Milton Methodists to host Trunk or Treat Halloween night

  • LOOKING BACK

    October 30, 1986 (30 years ago)

  • DO YOU REMEMBER?
  • Rand endorses resource protection

    Over the last 50 years, usually around the time fall colors are in full bloom, state and federal officials dedicate a week to highlight all of the products our forests provide.
    Kentucky, of course, has been blessed more than most states. Trees cover nearly half of our 25 million acres, and we are among the nation’s leaders – and first in the South – when it comes to hardwood production.

  • TCHS Class of 1981 to hold reunion Saturday

    The Trimble County High School Class of 1981 has scheduled their 35-year reunion for
    Saturday, October 29, 2016, at Broadway Hotel Restaurant & Tavern located at 313 Broadway Street in Madison, Indiana, starting at 7:00 p.m. There will be no reservation costs; classmates may order food and drinks off menu if interested. The dress will be casual. No formal invitations will be mailed; please use e-mail, Facebook, phone calls and word of mouth to inform other classmates of the reunion date. Please call Marcia Haney Dunaway at 502-255-7191 with any questions.

  • Palmyra Community Halloween Party set

    Nick and Tammy Nixon are once again hosting the Palmyra Community Halloween celebration at their farm, located at 1066 Palmyra Road. The event will be held at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 29.
    Bring your little ghouls for a howling good time. Too old to trick or treat? Bring your goodies, park in the field and treat the little goblins. You’re welcome to bring a dish but it is not required. There will be good eats for everyone!

  • Tax rate questions answered and their impact locally

    Dear Readers,
    This week I would like to clear up some questions I have had about tax rates in the county and how the nickel tax will impact the tax rates pass or fail. I hope to give a better understanding by clearly defining the 4% tax rate, Compensating Tax Rate, and the Recallable Nickel Tax Rate (should it pass.) The bullets below explain these items for the current year: