Today's News

  • Trimble cage teams split games with District opponent

    Milton Christian to host Thomas Shelton concert Sunday
    Milton Christian Church, located at 35 School Hollow Road in Milton, will host a special service featuring the music ministry of Thomas Shelton on Sunday, Dec. 18, at 11 a.m.

  • God’s grace on parade

    We had been planning this particular weekend for months, Part One of our Christmas 2016 Celebration Extravaganza.
    Part Two happens on Dec. 24 with a trip to Orlando for a replay of a Christmas Eve we spent there two years ago.
    We had begun with a Christmas Eve service at a church near the downtown area, followed by pizza and hot, gooey garlic knots.


    Dec. 18, 1986 (30 Years Ago)
    The 30th annual Christmas Open House of the Bedford Loan & Deposit Bank was held Saturday, Dec. 13, at the bank’s Bedford and Sligo offices. Over 1,100 people joined in the spirit of the season in the all day affair. Bank president Neil Bryan, executive vice president Jerry Powell and all of the bank family extended their wishes for a joyous Christmas season to everyone who attended.

  • Ky. KIDS COUNT reports show improvement in children’s health

    For more than a quarter-century now, Kentucky Youth Advocates has taken an in-depth look at the well being of the commonwealth’s children, giving us a valuable year-to-year comparison in such critical areas as health, education and economic security.

  • Apple festival organization seeks applications for grants

    The Trimble County Apple Festival (TCAF) is a non-profit all volunteer organization with a mission to raise funds for local schools, civic and community groups or activities, which support and promote the betterment of our children, citizens and/or community.
    This year TCAF will be awarding some mini-grants to local groups. Total funds available and the number of grants awarded will be determined by the Trimble County Apple Festival committee based on its annual net proceeds of the festival.  
    Grant application request is a maximum of $500 per group.

  • Bedford Rotary Club welcomes Dist. Governor

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The Bedford Rotary Club welcomed both current District Governor Stuart Alexander and Assistant Governor JoAnn Hepperman to our club meeting on Dec. 6.  This is an annual event our club looks forward to and prepares for. The meeting was very upbeat and, like governors before, Alexander was aware of Bedford Rotary’s important involvement in many service activities for our community. We seem to be ahead of the many clubs in our district in this regard, as Alexander noted.  

  • Trimble County Community Calendar

    Thursday, Dec. 15
    Tri-County Community Action Agency’s Board of Directors will meet on Thursday Dec. 15, 2016 at 10:00 a.m., at the Tri-County Community Action Agency’s Henry County office located at 125 Park Road, New Castle. The public is invited to attend. Tri-County CAA provides services in Henry, Oldham and Trimble Counties.
    The Trimble County High School Drama Club presents the musical “White Christmas” at 7:00 p.m.
    Saturday, Dec. 17

  • Trimble County Sheriff’s Department Call Log

    Monday, Dec. 5
    2:32 p.m., traffic stop, Luckett Ave
    3:58 p.m., fight, Martini Ln
    4:18 p.m., abandoned vehicle, Hwy 316
    5:08 p.m., alarm, 2274 U.S. Hwy 42E
    Wednesday, Dec. 7
    8:07 a.m., criminal mischief complaint, 3789 Peck Pike
    8:25 a.m., warrant service, 4800 block Peck Pike
    10:25 p.m., alarm, 1750 Bells Ridge Rd
    Thursday, Dec. 8
    7:40 a.m., fatality, Hwy 36 one mile east of Milton (see story on Page 1)
    10:42 a.m., lockout, DG Sports
    10:58 a.m., warrant service, 4200 block New Hope Rd