Today's News

  • Chase Masterson is Trimble Adult Education’s latest success story

    Special to The Trimble Banner


    Thursday, April 14
    The Milton City Commission will meet at 7:00 p.m. at the Milton Municipal Building.
    Trimble County Senior Citizens golf lesson with Don Bowling at Cardinal Hills Golf Course at 10:00 a.m.
    Friday, April 15

  • Local Planning Committee review

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  • TCMS eighth graders enjoy St. Louis trip

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    At the beginning of each school year Trimble County Middle School begins preparing for the eighth grade trip. Charter buses are scheduled, tickets are purchased to venture to the top of the St. Louis Arch, t-shirts ordered and, of course, the fabulous City Museum is booked for the night. On March 31, 2016, the adventure began.

  • Bedford bicentennial party, parade planned this Saturday

    The City of Bedford will be hosting a 200-year celebration party to commemorate the town’s founding in 1816. Records show the settlement now known as Bedford was organized with elected officials and streets were laid out late in 1815 with a gentleman named Jack Pryor being elected as Mayor of Bedford. Kentucky Secretary of State’s records show the town was founded Feb. 6, 1816. 

  • CARES for LIFE 5k is Saturday

    Trimble CARES Coalition is hosting a “CARES FOR LIFE 5K Run/Walk” in the city of Bedford this Saturday, April 16, 2016. This run/walk is to bring unity to Trimble County and take a stand against substance use and cancer!
    Organizers say this will be a large substance-free event. Activities for children will be available as well as substance abuse and primary health resources.
    All proceeds will benefit “Trimble County Relay for Life” and “Trimble CARES Coalition.”

  • U.S. 421 may reopen this weekend

    The Trimble Banner
    Repairs are underway on a section of US 421S approximately two miles south of Bedford in Trimble County, after an embankment slide late last month. The roadway is reduced to one lane near Rose Hill Road due to slide repairs. A temporary traffic signal is in place to direct traffic through this area.

  • Milton woman dies in collision

    Staff Report                                                               

  • Blandford will run the Kentucky Proud farm marketing program

    FRANKFORT — A global brand manager for a Kentucky-based multinational corporation is the new executive director of the Kentucky Department of Agriculture’s marketing office.
    Melanie Blandford of Nicholasville assumed her new post today. As the KDA’s executive director of marketing, Blandford will be responsible for Kentucky Proud, the official state farm marketing program.

  • The Return of Mother Loki Conclusion

    I recently had the idea to load the kitties in a laundry basket and carry them downstairs. Loki glanced at Bootsie with an expression which clearly said “Seriously? As if we aren’t running after them enough upstairs. Now she has the nerve to expand their range!” Heaving tandem, resigned sighs the co-mothers followed me downstairs with the basket load of furry mischief balls.