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Today's News

  • Glory to God — and me too?

    When I was a kid we used to listen to a record album of silly songs.

    One song went: “Glory, glory, hallelujah. Teacher hit me with a ruler. She bopped me on the bean with a rotten tangerine….”

    I can’t remember the rest. But even all these years later, whenever I hear the word “glory” that stupid song pops into my head. (And now it will pop into yours.)

  • Clinic opens in LaGrange for financially-challenged

    The Hope Health Clinic in LaGrange  is a faith-based, community-wide ministry serving Trimble, Oldham, Carroll and Henry counties by providing quality healthcare to those who lack alternative healthcare solutions.

    Trimble County Judge-Executive Randy Stevens said the clinic—located next to Wal-Mart on the campus of Baptist Hospital Northeast—is operated by the Oldham County Ministerial Association.

  • LOOKING BACK

    30 Years Ago (Oct. 1, 1981)
    W.R. Abbott received a 25-year silver plated postmaster’s service pin Monday morning. Next spring Mr. Abbott will receive his 35-year gold pin, which will be representative of the total credible years of service as carrier-postmaster, etc.  
    County sanction is sought for a $10 million hospital near LaGrange to serve Oldham, Henry and Trimble counties.

    LG&E have moved in their sign and have a huge crane to lift it into position, giving it a prominent fixture of attraction to the plant.

  • Legislator reviews KSP report on state highway safety

    While no one can accurately predict where a traffic accident might take place, information gathered by the Kentucky State Police gives us a pretty good idea of when the odds are certainly more in our favor.

    Based on its latest annual report, which was released last week, one of the safest places to be on the highway in 2010 was in a vehicle driven at dawn on a Sunday in March by a woman in her late 60s or early 70s who was making her way between Owensboro and Henderson on the Audubon Parkway.

  • Bridge project makes Top 10 list

    The Milton-Madison Bridge Project has been named one of the “Top 10” bridge projects in the country by Roads & Bridges Magazine. The industry publication unveiled the 2011 winning projects in a video announcement on YouTube.  

    The project is number three on the list, which recognizes the best in bridge construction projects in the U.S.  Projects are judged on several factors, including size, contractor challenges and impact on drivers.

  • City hears sobering audit report

    “You all had a year that you don’t want to repeat!”

    That was the assessment in a nutshell of the Bedford City Commission’s past fiscal year given last week by auditor Jeff Woods, of Raisor, Zapp and Woods, PSC, of Carrollton. Woods reviewed an audit for the commission during their Sept. 19 meeting.

  • Madison to host air show Oct. 15

    By DEBORAH CRAWFORD

    Special to The Trimble Banner

    Madison Municipal Airport will be presenting their annual air show on October 15. The gates will open at 9 a.m. with free parking and admission. Cooking up their special fish, chicken, and much more during the event will be the Milton Fire Department.

  • Trimble County Community Calendar

    Wednesday, Sept. 28
    Trimble Cares will meet at noon at Trimble County Extension Office, 43 High Country Lane. Lunch will be provided. For more information call 255-5110x1044.

    Saturday, Oct. 1
    The third annual Rotary men’s softball tournament will be held at Trimble County Park from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.  The Bedford Rotary Club will serve snacks and refreshments throughout.  All proceeds will benefit local education programs.

    Monday, Oct. 3

  • Banner Readers on Vacation
  • Trimble County Sheriff's Log Sept. 28, 2011

    Tuesday, Sept. 20
    2:56 p.m., school zone details, 1000 block U.S. 421N
    6:34 p.m., assault, 500 block School Hollow Rd
    7:18 p.m., harrassment, 300 block McDowell Ln
    7:35 p.m., process service, 1100 block Mt Carmel Rd
    7:54 p.m., process service, Sprague Ln
    8:29 p.m., process service, 4200 block New Hope Rd

    Wednesday, Sept. 21
    9:23 a.m., domestic abuse, Leatherbury Ln
    1:21 p.m., abandoned vehicle, 500 block Carlisle Rd

    Thursday, Sept. 22