Today's News

  • State Capitol made out of Legos by Georgetown woman

    By Kelli Stokes
    Georgetown News-Graphic
    Building a Lego model of the Kentucky State Capitol is no child’s play.
    Rita Stallings, a Georgetown retiree, built the Kentucky State Capitol building in Frankfort for her own enjoyment and it’s now on display in the actual capitol building’s library through September.
    The replica has been one of the most difficult Lego projects for Stallings, taking her two months to complete compared to the two to three weeks projects usually take. Stallings would work on the replica for hours on end.

  • Apple Cider Relay to be held Sunday

    Teams of 4
    1 person at the Starting Line
    2 people at the center
    1 person at the end

    Each team pours the cups FULL
    Pick up the tray and adjust to holding with ONE hand
    Step on Starting line.
    Member 1 walks to the center and transfers to Member 2.
    Member 2 walks to the end and transfers to Member 3.
    Member 3 walks back to the center and transfers to Member 4.
    Member 4 walks to the starting line, sets the tray down and pours what is left in his/her cup into a bucket.

  • Volleyball action
  • Trimble golfers compete in 8th Regional All A Regional

    The Trimble Banner
    The 8th Region All A Golf Regional was held last week at the Fairview Golf Course in Wheatley, Ky.
    Trimble County’s girls placed second with a score of 419 behind Owen County’s winning score of 330. Walton-Verona (472) finished third, Gallatin County (517) finished fourth and Carroll County (525) placed fifth.

  • KSP accepting trooper cadet applications

    Kentucky Press News Service
    FRANKFORT – The Kentucky State Police is now taking applications for its next Academy class.
    Interested applicants should visit the KSP website at http://www.kentuckystatepolice.org/career.html.

  • TCMS competes in Shelby Invitational

    The Trimble Banner
    Trimble County Middle School’s “Runnin’ Raiders” were in action Saturday in the Shelby County Cross Country Invitational. The event was held at Shelby County High School.

  • Football Raiders score shutout win over Fort Knox

    Special to The Trimble Banner

  • Church news in brief

    Apple Festival worship service Sunday
    The Trimble County Apple Festival will host a non-denominational Community Worship Service on Sunday morning, Sept. 11, beginning at 11:00 a.m. on the main stage at the Trimble County Courthouse Square. Everyone is invited to attend.
    Bedford Springs hosting Celebration Service
    Celebration Service at Bedford Springs Church (across from Signature Health Care, Shepherds Ln.) Fri. & Sat., Sept. 23 & 24 at 6:30 p.m. and Sept. 25, Sunday service at 11 a.m.  Speaker: Pastor Kenny Evans and music.

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  • No worries, Jesus is in the boat

    It was a Monday, about a dozen or so years ago, the sky a brilliant blue, dotted with puffs of white, fluffy clouds.
    At that same moment, 600 miles away, a violent, deadly storm raged and ravaged the nearby Gulf coast states, it’s destructive power beyond my comprehension