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    July 11, 1985 (30 Years Ago)

  • Christopher Goodin Blood Drive a success

    A huge thank you to the Trimble community supporting the 2nd Annual Christopher Goodin Blood Drive. Thirty units were collected on a goal of 25.
    Gabrielle Murray
    TCHS Student Coordinator
    Jamie Smith
    TCHS Student Worker
    Carla G. Goins
    Gifted Education Coordinator Trimble County Schools

  • Water resource quality a priority

    About a week ago, state officials released the latest annual report on the quality of a resource we too often take for granted: our drinking water.
    In short, the news is good for those who rely on the treated water provided each and every day by our nearly 450 public utilities.

  • Eastern announces Dean’s List

    RICHMOND, Ky. – Eastern Kentucky University has announced that 3,099 students earned Dean’s List honors for the Spring 2015 semester.
    The List includes four Bedford residents: Jacob Blair, a senior Journalism major; Brian Hemmer, a senior Aviation major; Brandon Ray, a senior Police Studies major; and Mackenzie Sutherland, a junior majoring in General Studies in Justice and Safety.

  • Kimberlin’s celebrate 50 years

    On June 12, 1965, Thomas, Sr. and Jeannetta Kimberlin (Tom and Netta) exchanged wedding vows and then repeated those vows 50 years later. They have five children, Thomas, Jr., Betty Hoskins, Jack, Neva Wilson, and Laura Brown. They have 13 grandchildren, 1 angel, 12 great-children and counting. They celebrated their anniversary at the Morgan Community Center in Bedford on Saturday, June 13, 2015, with over 150 friends and family.

  • Roberts makes WKU Dean’s List

    Hannah Roberts, a 2013 Trimble County High School Honor Graduate and recipient of the Kelly Jewell Memorial Scholarship and BES Scholarship that same year, has made Western Kentucky University’s Dean’s List for the Fall 2014 and Spring 2015 semesters.
    To achieve this honor a student must take at least 12 course hours or more while maintaining a 3.5 GPA and above throughout the semester.
    Along with this recognition, Hannah has also been accepted into the limited number of applicants to the nursing program at WKU, beginning with the Fall 2015 semester.

  • Consultant briefs Rotary on school superintendent search

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The recent opening for a new Trimble County Schools Superintendent position has necessitated a search process, which includes the Trimble County Board of Education, an appointed screening committee and the engagement of professional search consultant Mike Oder who represents the Kentucky School Boards Association.


    Thurs.-Sat., July 9-11
    Trimble County Fair at the Trimble County Park.
    Thursday, July 9
    Trimble County Senior Citizens Nutrition Education & Bingo offsite at the Fairground Apartments at 1 p.m. Offsite at the Trimble County Public Library, Newport Aquarium Shark Cart at 1 p.m.
    The Trimble County Fair Hymn Sing at 7 p.m. Senior citizens 62+ will be admitted free with coupon.
    The Milton City Commission will meet at 7 p.m. at the Milton Municipal Building.
    Friday, July 10

  • Trimble County Sheriff’s Department Call Log

    Monday June 22
    12:23 p.m., process service block of 1200 Hwy 625.
    12:41 p.m., process service block of 2000 McCord Ln & 42.
    2:05 p.m., disturbance 79 Hwy 421.
    Tuesday, June 23
    12:52 p.m., lockout 487 Corn Creek Rd.
    4:34 p.m., ATV Mitchell Rd.
    5:43 p.m., process service block of 70 Hwy 421 N.
    5:53 p.m., process service block of 100 Summerfield Ct.
    6:02 p.m., traffic stop Martini Ln.
    6:11 p.m., process service block of 500 Lear Ln.
    6:36 p.m., welfare check 1105 Barebone Rd.