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Today's News

  • Christopher Goodin Memorial Blood Drive

    The annual Christopher Goodin Memorial blood drive will be held on Monday, May 15 in the TCHS lower gym lobby from 1:00-6:00 p.m. Sign up on the Red Cross website, or contact Carla Goins to schedule an appointment at Carla.goins@trimble.kyschools.us or call 502.663.0100. Save a life and help a TCHS student earn scholarship money!

  • Small businesses are the backbone of rural communities

    By Rhea Landholm
    Center for Rural Affairs
    Small scale entrepreneurship is a proven strategy to revitalize rural communities. Owning one’s own business can create genuine opportunity across rural America with the support of a modest public investment.

  • New wheelchair lift installed at Trimble County High School

    A ribbon cutting ceremony was held at the Trimble County High School recently to celebrate the newly installed wheel chair lift leading to the lower classrooms and gym. After the cutting of the ribbon, the students enjoyed cookies and juice for the celebration reception.

  • Board of Education hears financial, principal reports

    By CRYSTAL CAUDILLO
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The Trimble County Board of Education held its regular meeting on April 19 at the School Board Office. The building principals were given the opportunity to update the Board about the activities and programs in the schools.
    Bedford Elementary principal Debbie Beeles was unable to attend and Superintendent Steve Miracle presented her report. The following important dates were provided:

  • Job and Career Fair Tuesday

    On Tuesday, May 2, 2017, there will be a Job and Career Fair in the Trimble County High School Gymnasium.  There will be Door Prizes for adults in attendance.
    Parents of students in the Trimble County Schools are invited from 12-4:30.  The public is invited from 3:30 to 4:30.  Parents of students in the Trimble County Schools are invited from 12-4:30.  7th – 12th grades will be attending at various times from 12-3.  For a complete schedule, contact JCTC Trimble County Adult Education at 502-255-9191.

  • Milton commissioners employ new city clerk

    By TODD POLLOCK
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The Milton City Commission met last Thursday at the municipal building in Milton. Mayor Denny Jackson called the meeting to order at 7 p.m. After approving the minutes from the previous meeting and the monthly financial reports, the Commission had a second reading of the ordinance increasing the franchise fee for utility companies to 3 percent. In other business, the Commission chose to hire Angela Dunaway as city clerk. Commissioners Troy Alexander and Seth Willis abstained from voting to make the personnel change.

  • Bedford City Commission holds 3 meetings in April

    By HILDA PARRISH
    The Trimble Banner
    Two special called meetings and the regularly scheduled meeting of the Bedford City Commission took place within eight days.
    The first special meeting was called for Tuesday, April 11 to have the second reading of the amended budget read moving funds around in order to pay the newly hired ABC Administrator at $500 per month. As it is the end of the fiscal year, they approved to move $1,000.00 for May and June.
    Mayor Todd Pollock and Commissioner Tammy Scott will be working on the Budget for FY 2017-2018.

  • Signature Healthcare of Trimble County wins prestigious performance improvement award

    Bedford, Ky. — Signature HealthCARE is proud to announce Signature HealthCARE of Trimble County in Bedford, Ky., was named an “Embracing Quality Award Winner,” the highest honor given by the Quality Assurance Performance Improvement (QAPI) Awards.
    Only 298 facilities in the US and Canada earned the award—an honor which proves they achieved excellent ratings in the areas of customer satisfaction, prevention of hospital readmissions, and deficiency-free surveys. Of those 298 facilities awarded, 24 of them were Signature HealthCARE facilities.

  • Spay/neuter Clinic planned Sunday, May 7 in LaGrange

    The Oldham County Humane Society will hosting a Spay and Neuter Clinic on Sunday May 7th in Lagrange. This clinic is for CATS only. Cost is $10.00 for males and $20.00 for females. This includes all shots. You must call the Humane Society at 502-222-7337 to set up an appointment and if you have any questions. This is for all of Trimble County and there are no limits to how many you may take.

  • Dust

    My home has somehow spawned a new, hybrid, highly toxic variety of dust. I’m not entirely sure if it’s a new permutation or a ghastly amalgamation brewed by the contributions of each individual dust-producer in my home.
    The dust producers are, in no particular order, cats, dogs, dust mites, my family, and stuff tracked in from the yard. Stuff tracked in from the yard are, in no particular order, cats, dogs, birds, horses, squirrels, trees, grass, hay and the entire complement of every plant I’m raising or were blown there by a errant breeze.