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Today's News

  • Proulx is Trimble County chair for Rand Paul Senate campaign

    Rand Paul for Senate 2016 has announced Kathi Proulx as the campaign’s County Chair for Trimble County.
    Proulx was an alternate delegate to the Republican National Convention in 2008. She was the Vice Chair of the Trimble County GOP until her husband passed. Now she has assumed his mantle and is the GOP Chair of Trimble County. Kathi is also a small business owner and appreciates Rand Paul’s efforts to limit government so she can succeed.

  • Bedford Rotary Club celebrates new Rotary year with incoming president Susan Smithson

    By CHARLES LISTON
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The Bedford Rotary Club devoted the July 19 meeting to a celebration of the new Rotary year with incoming president Susan Smithson. Many of their weekly meetings can be quiet events focusing on discussions, work topics and educational presentations. This one we just lightened up a lot with music and socializing with members and “Friends of Rotary.”  

  • Trimble County Community Calendar

    Thurs.-Sat., July 28-30
    Milton United Methodist Church will host Vacation Bible School, beginning tonight and continuing through Saturday (July 28-30). The sessions will be from 6:00-8:30 p.m., tonight and tomorrow night, and from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. on Saturday with a program and cookout to follow. There will be Bible lessons, games, music and snacks. Come join us!
    Thursday, July 28

  • Trimble Extension District Board to hold special mtg

    A special called meeting of the Trimble County Extension District Board will be held, Thursday, July 28, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. at the Trimble County Cooperative Extension Service office.
    The purpose of the special called meeting is to approve a resolution to authorize Jamae Bray Pyles as signer at the closing of the sale of property located at 1152 Hwy 42 W, Bedford, KY.

  • Milton Commission tables action on several agenda items

    By TODD POLLOCK
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The Milton City Commission met Thursday, July 14, at the Milton Municipal Building. Mayor Denny Jackson informed the Commission that they needed to appoint someone to the county’s planning and zoning commission. Only three commissioners were present at the meeting therefore Mayor Jackson recommended waiting until next month to appoint someone.

  • Bedford Commission learns of Volunteers of America services

    By CRYSTAL CAUDILLO
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The Bedford City Commission met at the City Hall on July tenth. The commission welcomed the new City Attorney Amy Eversole.

  • Meet new MES principal Amy Shinn

    By TEENA DRAKE
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Eagerly awaiting the first day of school to greet the students of Milton Elementary School is newly hired principal, Amy Shinn. With her beautiful smile and positive outlook, this year looks like it will be a wonderful year at MES.

  • Rotary Club hears of tobacco barn converted to modern, yet rustic facility for weddings and other festive gatherings

    By CHARLES LISTON
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Kelly Nichols and her husband Randy moved to Trimble County from Fillmore, Indiana, after they bought a small farm with house and tobacco barn in August, 2014 from Dorothy Wentworth at 504 Mt. Carmel Road. They labeled their farm the “Lazy Day Farm,” and following extensive renovations on the old barn, are now hosting weddings and other events.

  • Trimble County Adult Education Office moves to former TCMS

    By JENNIFER GOODIN
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Due to the restructuring of the Trimble County School System, the JCTC Trimble County Adult Education Center has moved. We are now located in Room 112 of the old middle school. Simply enter the front door and turn right, our office is the last office on the right (Room 112).
    We are open during the summer months on Mondays – Thursdays from 8:00 – 3:00, or by appointment. Our telephone number has stayed the same, (502) 255 – 9191. However, it will not be functional until after July 20th.

  • Trimble County Adult Education celebrates success of Coghill

    By JENNIFER GOODIN
    Special to The Trimble Banner
     “Getting your education is everything.” With these words, Chance Coghill describes how he feels about obtaining his GED in June of this year. Chance began his journey in May with a determination to graduate with the class of 2016 on June 24th. After brushing up in some areas, Chance took and passed the four GED tests: Reading, Math, Social Studies, and Science. “It’s a blast!” Chance says, “It really is! It’s fun. It’s neat to get back into learning.”