Today's News

  • Raider Round Table open to public today at 6 p.m. at BES

    Trimble County Public Schools will host the first Raider Round Table event today at 6 p.m. at Bedford Elementary School.
    The Raider Round Table is the first of several forums addressed at making change and creating growth for Trimble County students. Superintendent Steve Miracle will address the assemblage about current programs and the future of Trimble County Public Schools.
    Free dinner will be provided for the entire family. Activities for the children will be provided by the staff of the Trimble County Public Library.

  • Cutshaw named Outstanding Extension Support Staffer
  • Kentucky Proud produce growers, buyers invited to Nov. 8 meeting in Lexington

    FRANKFORT — Kentucky Proud fruit and vegetable producers and buyers are invited to a meeting Nov. 8 aimed at helping participants make connections that will generate business opportunities.
    The meeting is scheduled for 9 a.m.-2 p.m. EST at the Fayette County Cooperative Extension Service office, 1140 Harry Sykes Way, Lexington. The meeting is sponsored by the Kentucky Department of Agriculture (KDA) and the Kentucky Vegetable Growers Association.

  • Historical society members work to preserve local cemeteries

    The Trimble Banner
    Summer’s gone and fall is here. The snakes have gone undercover and the Trimble County Historical Society Cemetery Committee is out again.

  • Trick or Treat Night set Oct. 31

    Trimble County Sheriff Charlie Kelton has announced that Trick or Treat night in Trimble County will be Tuesday, October 31, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Motorists are urged to use caution and please be on the lookout for young ghosts and goblins while traversing the county’s roadways during the Halloween celebration.

  • Panel addresses challenges of opioid crisis in community

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Friend, co-worker, parent, child - doctor, lawyer, nurse and patient - athlete, neighbor, dancer, dealer; all may be the faces of addiction. Many, many, too many, have tragically died.

  • Heinz and staff staff honored among state’s top child support officials

    FRANKFORT, Ky. – Trimble County Attorney Crystal Heinz and her child support staff members were honored last week for their efforts in securing child support payments on behalf of Trimble’s children. The Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS) has announced the state’s 20 top-performing child support collection partners from the past year and has recognized other staff who have helped get more payments for children served by the child support program. Trimble was recognized among eight top performing counties with 1,000 or fewer cases.

  • Milton Elementary PTO set for annual fish fry

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Nestled in Trimble County, right off of Hwy. 421, is a beautiful country school, Milton Elementary, where the people are sweet and the fried fish is magnificent! It is time again for the MES PTO Annual Fish Fry this Saturday October 21. With over 55 years of perfecting this event it has become a local family tradition. The PTO is extending an invitation to anyone who is wanting to bring their children for a day full of fun activities, have a terrific meal or enjoy doing some early holiday shopping, to come out Saturday.

  • Old Henry County Water District tower is no more
  • Rotary Club receives Chuck Butcher as new member

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The Bedford Rotary Club was pleased to accept new member Charles (Chuck) Butcher into our ranks at the Oct. 3 meeting. Chuck became pastor of Bedford Christian Church on Sept. 3. His interest in community service naturally led him to our club where he also brings an impressive set of life experiences which will enrich our members in future interactions and projects. Chuck has been a member of Rotary in other states also.