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Today's News

  • LOOKING BACK

    May 29, 1986 (30 years ago)
    Alumni Banquet Enjoys 21st Gathering
    The twenty-first fathering of the Trimble County Alumni Association was held May 17 at the high school with approximately 175 in attendance. Owen Lee Clifford was Master of Ceremonies.
    Pierce Retires As TCHS Cook After 30 Years

  • Honor the fallen and their families

    This weekend we honor the brave men and women who gave their lives for this great country. Originally referred to as “Decoration Day,” the holiday originated after the Civil War as Americans would decorate the graves of fallen soldiers with flowers each year. Following WWI it took on new significance and all of America’s wars were from then on included and observed in the holiday we now know as “Memorial Day.”

  • DO YOU REMEMBER?
  • Remember the fallen this Memorial Day

    On Monday, our nation will pause as it has for more than 150 years to remember and pay tribute to those who gave their lives protecting our nation.
    There are more than 1.2 million names on that list, about half of which were added during the four years of the Civil War.

  • Sanders requests recanvass in Kentucky Democratic presidential primary

    Kentucky Press News Service
    FRANKFORT – Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has requested a statewide recanvass of the results of the May 17 Democratic primary for president, Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes announced. She received the written request from the Sanders’ campaign Tuesday.
    Unofficial vote totals indicate Sanders trails opponent Hillary Clinton by less than 2,000 votes.

  • Livability of rundown properties dominates commission session

    By HILDA PARRISH
    The Trimble Banner
    Who is at fault? Landlord? Tenant? These were among the questions asked when the regular monthly meeting of the Bedford City Commissioners met Tuesday, May 17.
    Some of the answers will be presented at a conference presented by the Kentucky League of Cities in Bowling Green June 22-24. Commissioners voted to send Mayor Todd Pollock and Commissioner Jim Helms to hear speaker Alan Wallach talk on “Something BAD is something Good.” BAD is an acronym for Blighted, Abandoned and Dilapidated Property.

  • Bedford Commissioners to enforce nuisance ordinance

    By HILDA PARRISH
    The Trimble Banner
    Bedford Commissioners met at 9 a.m. on Tuesday May 24 for a special meeting on the Nuisance Ordinance.
    Mayor Todd Pollock stated that in response to citizen’s complaints, City Commissioner Jim Helms and sewer maintenance employee Jim Hoskins toured the city and noted certain properties and gave a list to the mayor. He took pictures and has talked to some of the landlords.

  • TRIMBLE COUNTY COMMUNITY CALENDAR

    Monday, May 30    Memorial Day
    The Bedford Rotary Club is again coordinating the county’s annual Memorial Day Service, scheduled for May 30, 10:30 a.m., at the Trimble County Courthouse lawn. Please join us in honoring and remembering Armed Services people from Trimble County and their families who have made great sacrifices in defending this great country of ours.
    Saturday, June 4
    Trimble County High School Class of 2016 Commencement ceremonies will be held at 10:00 a.m., in the high school gymnasium.
    Thursday, June 9

  • 5 appear in Circuit Court in connection with November assault, murder of Angela Hall

    By DAVE TAYLOR
    The Trimble Banner
    Pretrial conferences were held in Trimble County Circuit Court on Thursday, May 19, for five individuals charged in connection with the November kidnapping, assault and murder of 34-year-old Angela Hall. The Oldham County woman’s remains spent more than two weeks in a shallow grave in Shelby County before being discovered on Nov. 23, 2015, during an investigation conducted by the Kentucky State Police. Hall is believed to have been killed on Nov. 7, 2015.

  • Trimble County Sheriff’s Department Call Log

    Monday, May 16
    8:07 a.m., animal complaint, Hwy 316 and 421
    11:13 a.m., process service, 101 Riverdale Dr
    12:38 p.m., wanted person, 56 Wilson Ct
    2:57 p.m., process service, 69 Longview Dr
    5:34 p.m., property dispute, 305 Roberts Rd
    5:52 p.m., runaway. 2985 Morton Ridge Rd
    6:08 p.m., juvenile beyond control, 355 Devin Dr
    Tuesday, May 17
    3:23 p.m., traffic stop, Willis Ln
    3:33 p.m., process service, 311 Mitchell Rd
    3:48 p.m., process service, 218 McDowell Rd