Today's News

  • New Health, Hope & Hometown 5K/1 Mile kick starts Oldham Co. Grand Slam Races

    La Grange, KY – A new race will be the kick-off event for the popular Oldham County Grand Slam events. The Health, Hope & Hometown 5K/1 Mile race on Saturday, June 4, includes a free health fair and Kids Zone. The event will be held at Rawlings Group located at 1 Eden Parkway.
    The 5K route starts at and ends on the Rawlings Group property. The race starts at 8:30 a.m. Registration after May 30 including day of race, is $30 and includes the runner’s bib, race chip and a t-shirt. Participants can register online at ocgrandslam.com.

  • Commencement for Class of 2016 is Saturday at TCHS

    The public is invited to join in the festivities and help the graduates and their families celebrate as the Trimble County High School Class of 2016 prepares to embark on their journey into the adult stage of their lives and careers.  Commencement ceremonies will be held at 10:00 a.m., in the high school gymnasium.

  • Rotary serving lunch at courthouse Tuesday

    The Bedford Rotary lunch wagon will be at the courthouse from 11:00 to 1:00 pm Tuesday June 7. Come join and support us for delicious pork chop sandwiches, hamburgers and cheeseburgers, hot dogs, barbeque sandwiches, chips and drinks. Your business is greatly appreciated and all proceeds and donations go back into community services.

  • Correction

    A sentence in last week’s article about the Local Planning Committee, titled “LPC Considers rehab or new school option, to prepare draft,” was misleading. In the third paragraph it states that keeping the middle school permanent will save the district 2.3 million dollars.

  • Students prepare for Trimble Relay for Life
  • Summer intern serves 3 newspapers

    Landmark News Service
    Carroll County native and Eastern Kentucky University rising senior Lauren Holloway has joined The Banner for a summer internship.
    The apparel design and merchandising major chose journalism as a minor hoping to one day use skills garnered to work for fashion magazines like Vanity Fair or GLAMOUR.

  • Board chairman clarifies supt.contract issue

    Tony Walker, Chairperson for the Trimble County Board of Education, released the following statement on Tuesday in answer to rumors concerning the contract between the school board and the school superintendent:
    “In August 2015, the current members of the Trimble County Board of Education hired Steve Miracle as the Superintendent of the school district. He signed a contract that was prepared by our school board attorney, Chenoweth Law Office, which was reviewed by the members of the board of education.

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  • Rand at work in committee
  • Rabies clinic June 4 in Trimble

    The Phoenix Animal Clinic, in conjunction with the Trimble County Health Department Environmental Services, will be hosting a rabies clinic in June. Dr. Mary Zink will be administering shots on Saturday, June 4, between the hours of 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Trimble County Park under the shelter by the ball fields.