Today's News

  • Trimble County Community Calendar

    Thursday, Nov. 3
    The Trimble County Hymn Sing will be hosted by the Bedford United Methodist Church, 10 Fairview Circle in Bedford, 7 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 3. The public is invited.
    Trimble County High School informational meeting and tour of the TCHS/TCMS facility at 6:00 p.m., at the TCHS library.
    Saturday, Nov. 5
    Bedford Loan & Deposit Bank hosts its 125th Anniversary Open House from 1-5 p.m. There will be door prizes, music, refreshments and gifts. Everyone is welcome to attend.
    Tuesday, Nov. 8

  • Local district judges learn about new interlock ignition law at annual District Judges College

    FRANKFORT, Ky. – District Court Judges Jerry D. Crosby and Diana E. Wheeler, who serve Trimble, Oldham and Henry counties, got a refresher on handling DUI cases and other matters at the 2016 District Judges College at Lake Cumberland State Resort Park in Jamestown Sept. 18-21. The Education Committee of the Kentucky District Judges Association developed the college in conjunction with the Division of Judicial Branch Education at the Administrative Office of the Courts.

  • New businesses open in Bedford
  • Clocks to roll back Sunday

    Kentucky Press News Service
    Daylight Saving Time will end at 2 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 6. Kentuckians will get back the hour of sleep they lost during the spring time change in March.
    When going to bed on Saturday night, adjust your clocks back one hour. For example, if going to bed at 11 p.m. Saturday, adjust your clocks to 10 p.m. That way, your clocks will be accurate when you awaken Sunday.
    Since 2007, daylight saving time begins in most states on the second Sunday of March and ends in November on the first Sunday.

  • LG&E, KU plan $2.2B investment, to seek permission for rate hike

    By James Bruggers
    Louisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company Tuesday plan to invest $2.2 billion in their electric and natural gas system to improve safety, reduce outage times and enhance service, though such improvements likely mean higher rates for customers.

  • Karen Beckner Grace, TCHS grad featured in Lexington magazine

    EDITOR’S NOTE: The following story was published recently in “Lexington Family” magazine as part of the Asbury University Educator of the Month series. Karen Grace, the subject of the article, is the former Karen Beckner, a 1998 Trimble County High School graduate. Karen is also a graduate of Western Kentucky University. Her parents, Richard and Jane Beckner, still reside in Trimble County.

  • Jury convicts Vaughn Whitt of 2015 Brennan Stewart murder

    The Trimble Banner
    A Jefferson (Ind.) Circuit Court jury returned guilty verdicts of murder and other criminal charges against Milton resident Vaughn Alan Whitt last week in connection with the April 16, 2015 shooting death of 17-year-old Brennan Stewart.

  • Bedford bank to celebrate 125 years Saturday

    Managing Editor
    On Saturday, Bedford Loan & Deposit Bank will celebrate the financial institution’s 125th anniversary with a community open house from 2 to 5 p.m.

  • Credibility

    I have a credibility problem. The medical profession has an axiom which advises, “When you hear hoof beats look for horses, not zebras.” In other words, look for the most likely explanation and not the unordinary. In my case when I hear hoof beats I think of unicorns! Once an idea is in my head, no matter how unlikely, it captures my imagination and reduces me to a novelty.

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