Today's News

  • Business owner addresses TCMS 8th grade about setting career goals early

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Al Gibson, in providing a motivational speech to eighth graders at Trimble County Middle School, spoke about the importance of having a plan and an “end in mind” to accomplish any goals they may want to achieve.

  • Bedford elementary PTO revives fall festival event

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    On November 14, 2015, the Bedford Elementary School Parent Teachers Organization will be hosting their annual Fall Festival. They have not hosted one since 2013 and are excited to be offering good food, games, fellowship, a crowning of royalty and an auction. The PTO has implemented a “hunter’s lunch” due to the festival being on opening day of deer season.

  • Holocaust survivor to speak at Rotary Tues.

    Holocaust survivor and author Fred Gross, former public relations coordinator for the Trimble County Schools, will be speaking to the Bedford Rotary Club Tuesday Nov. 10. The event will be held at The Trimble County Public Library, starting at noon.
    Gross is the author of One Step Ahead of Hitler: A Jewish Child’s Journey Through France,  a memoir about his and his family’s flight from the Nazis during World War II. He was three years old when Germany invaded his native land Belgium in May 1940, finally immigrating to America in 1946.

  • Trimble County collision claims life of Tammy Goff

    The Trimble Banner
    A Friday evening traffic accident claimed the life of 40-year-old Bedford resident Tammy L. Goff, police said.
    Kentucky State Police Trooper Joshua Lawson said a call came into KSP Post 5 dispatchers at approximately 6:48 p.m. of a vehicle overturned on US 421 near the Trimble County High School in Bedford.
    Troopers along with the Trimble County Sheriff’s Office, Trimble County EMS, Bedford Fire Department, and Milton Fire and Rescue all responded to the scene.

  • Haunted stretch of Palmyra Road
  • Deciduous Toenails

    Since my husband and I married I have gone through several sets of toenails. Sets may be a bit of an exaggeration, more like the same toenails over and over again. I’ve recently shed a big toenail; right before the trees began to drop their leaves. Another similarity to the autumn leaf is the color change. Leaves become beautiful shades of yellow, red and russet; toenails go black….

  • Holiday travel tips

    With the holiday season quickly approaching, many families are in the process of planning trips to visit family and friends. Unfortunately, the holidays can often be the most expensive time of the year to travel, especially if you are flying. Below are some travel tips that may help you save money during the holiday season:
    Book early. If you have yet to book a hotel room or plane tickets, book soon. Booking airline tickets, rental cars and hotel rooms early is a great way to save money.

  • Trimble Extension agent says Help TCHS FFA this weekend!

    Trimble County High School Vocational Agriculture teacher Courtney Scott is seeking your help in raising funds for their FFA chapter. Courtney has obtained the assistance of Craig and Landreth Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram dealership for a “Ride and Drive” event this weekend on Saturday October 31st. The event runs from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Supporters of FFA are encouraged to stop by, take a test drive and complete a survey. One hundred test drives will raise $2,000 for our local FFA chapter. The dealership is located at 6424 West Highway 146 in Crestwood, KY 40014.

  • Crestwood car dealer steps up for Trimble FFA

    On Saturday, October 31, 2015 , between 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Trimble County FFA Chapter  will hold a test drive fundraiser at Craig & Landreth Cars Crestwood in Crestwood, Ky., to raise money for the chapter. The event is part of a national program of fundraisers held at participating dealerships across the country in celebration of the future of agriculture.

  • High school drama club to host haunted house

    By Trevor Browning
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    In the spirit of the Halloween season, the Trimble County High School Drama Club will present their 2015 Haunted House production “Eaten Alive” this weekend at the high school.
    Many months have passed since the drama club’s last outing; their final show of the 2014-2015 season, “Plaza Suite.”