Today's News

  • Safety tips for pedestrians

    Walking and running may seem like two of the simplest ways to get healthy, but it’s important to remember to stay alert when you exercise on sidewalks and along roadways.  
    Whether you are a pedestrian or a driver, it’s vital for you to be cautious and courteous to others. Remember not one group has sole rights to the road. We must share it with others. Here are some safety tips for drivers and pedestrians.

  • Dealing with homesickness

    Summer camps and overnight stays with friends and family are on many of our children’s agendas for this summer. While many of these activities often result in fond memories, they can present challenges for children who experience homesickness.
    Homesickness can occur with anyone at any age, but is especially prevalent in children who are spending time away from their parents for the first time. Homesickness often results in the person feeling sad, lonely and scared. Some people even get stomachaches or headaches as a result.

  • Daniel Haney earns Georgia Tech degree

    ATLANTA, GA -- Robert Daniel Haney of Bedford has earned a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta. He is the son of Robert and Dawn Haney, Bedford.
    Haney was among approximately 3,800 undergraduate and graduate students who received degrees during Georgia Tech’s 253rd Commencement exercises on May 5-6, 2017, at the McCamish Pavilion.

  • Consent items dominate board’s agenda

    Trimble County Board of Education Meeting
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    During the June 7 regular meeting of the Trimble County Board of Education, the board granted approval of the following items:
    4The minutes of the May 24, 2017 regular meeting

  • A recent grad’s perspective

    By Trevor Browning
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Last week, a decisive special election was held in Trimble County regarding the Nickel Tax and much to no surprise, the notion failed once again. Having spoken to many community members, students and TCHS alumni, I can say with confidence that most people are on the same page when considering their rejection of the tax.


    June 18, 1987 (30 Years Ago)

  • General Assembly srives to battle drug epidemic

    Someone abuses drugs every hour in Kentucky. But just how people are addicted to drugs in Kentucky is hard to quantify.
    The reason for that is not every addict seeks treatment, and many die as a result:  A record number of 1,248 people dying from overdoses in 2015 alone, according to the state.

  • Rotarians hear overview of chaplain duties on June 13

    Special to The Trimble Banner

  • Trimble student attends future ag leaders institute