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    June 11, 1987 (30 Years Ago)

  • Stars and Stripes birthday often unnoticed

    Flag Day commemorates the official adoption of the Stars and Stripes as our national symbol, an action taken by the Second Continental Congress on June 14, 1777.
    Usually this isn’t much of a holiday.  Stores are busy, federal and state offices are open, and the US Postal Service runs the mail. Come June 14 each year, the vast majority of Americans probably have no idea that a holiday is being observed.
    I believe Flag Day deserves better. So let’s pause for just a minute to reflect on why.

  • New thrift store to open soon in Bedford’s Country Store building

    The Trimble Banner
    I’m not wealthy. I’m not even above the poverty line according to the National register of incomes so I really like a bargain. I recently learned I will be able to find bargains starting in July.
    Ann and Bob Cook of New Castle are in the process of stocking the middle rooms of the old Country Store building in Bedford as a Thrift Shop. I opened the door Saturday and found them knee deep in preparation for their July 1 opening. Clothes racks, shelving and boxes of odds and ends were lined against the wall.

  • Blind curve on Riverview Drive item of discussion for Milton Commissioners

    Special to The Trimble Banner

  • Trimble receives $11,914 in Area Development Funds

    FRANKFORT, KY. – The Department for Local Government (DLG) has announced an Area Development Fund (ADF) grant of $11,914 to the Trimble County Fiscal Court for the County Park Equipment project.
    “I am pleased that these much needed funds will be allocated towards Trimble County Park,” said DLG Commissioner Sandra Dunahoo. “Maintaining and preserving park landscaping ensures that they will be enjoyed by the children and families of this community for many years to come.”

  • Trimble County Community Calendar

    Saturday. June 17
    Free Handshake and Pancake Breakfast will be held from 8:30-10:30 a.m. at the Sligo Baptist Church, 65 N Loop, Pendleton, Ky. Everyone is welcome!
    Mon. - Sat. June 19-24
    2017 Trimble County Fair will be held at the Trimble County Park with carnival rides, exhibits, concerts, baby contests and pageants, horse shows and demolition derby, other events.
    Sun. June 25-Thur. June 29

  • Circuit clerk staff piloting state’s ‘eCourt’ launch

    Managing Editor
    The Trimble County Circuit Court Clerk’s office has been selected as the pilot program for a new Electronic Court project, which will ultimately be implemented in court systems throughout Kentucky.

  • Legendary jockey Pat Day to make appearance at Trimble Co. Fair

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Trimble County Fair welcomes Hall of Fame jockey Pat Day on Thursday, June 22, 2017. The retired jockey travels to a variety of engagements to discuss horse racing and promoting his wife’s charity. Day will be available for autographs immediately after he speaks.

  • iLead students give Butler mini golf course makeover

    Landmark News Service
    The miniature golf course at General Butler State Resort Park has a different look thanks to the efforts of students at the iLead Academy and Carroll County Area Technology Center.
    iLead Academy director Larisa McKinney said the idea of renovating the miniature gold course came out of a meeting she attended at sometime in the fall of 2015.
    Friends of Butler developed the project as part of it’s efforts to improve the facilities.