Today's News

  • Providence church to host fish fry Saturday

    Providence Baptist Church, 51 Louden Lane in Campbellsburg, is having a free community fish fry on Saturday, September 19, from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Call (502) 532-6321 or (502) 310-9016 for more information.

  • Mumbo jumbo, odds and ends -- and mercy

    Once again it’s time for a mumbo jumbo, bits of odds and ends column filled with random thoughts and various things I’ve found and have been saving that are too short for a full-length column yet too good not to use. I hope there will be something helpful to you.
    * In a sermon at the church in Tampa we often visit, the pastor talked about fear, a subject I am well acquainted with, although I’m much better than I was.


    Sept. 19, 1985 (30 years ago)
    Scott Burrows reported to the fiscal court the costs for full time dispatching from Oldham County for dispatching the following agencies are structured at $2,500 per year for Trimble County EMS, $2,500 per year for the Bedford Fire Department, $2,500 per year for the Milton Fire Department and $3,000 per year for the sheriff’s department.     

  • High-speed Internet in every Ky. county

    Kentucky is embarking on one of the biggest infrastructure projects in more than 50 years – developing a robust, reliable, fiber “backbone” infrastructure that will bring high-speed Internet connectivity to every county of the Commonwealth.
    The network, called KentuckyWired or the I-Way in eastern Kentucky, will break down geographic and financial barriers to education and economic development by providing affordable, high-quality Internet service to connect Kentuckians to the world.

  • Constitution Day: Celebrate civic history

    It may not be celebrated as much as Independence Day, but Constitution Day is arguably just as important. While July 4th recognizes the birth of our nation, Sept. 17th commemorates the day we established the cornerstone of our government and secured our rights as citizens.
    In the 228 years since that journey began, the U.S. Constitution has become the oldest charter among the world’s major countries and still remains, at 4,400 words, the shortest.

  • Native American peace pipes subject of Rotary presentation

    Special to The Trimble Banner

  • Rita Davis recipient of city clerk certification

    Bedford Deputy City Clerk Rita Davis is a Certified Kentucky Municipal Clerk. She received the certification July 24, 2015. It takes three years to obtain the certification.
    Applicants must successfully complete 120 hours of course study by the Kentucky Municipal Clerks Association as approved by the International Institute of Municipal Clerks. Rita accomplished this goal by hard work and even harder by being the only employee in city hall. Rita has worked for the City of Bedford for over eighteen years.


    Saturday, Sept. 19
    Ann Johnson, former employee of the Kentucky Historical Society, Cemetery Preservation Program is now a Consultant and Sole Proprietor of “Sacred Ground” is having a seminar and workshop in receiving, protecting and preserving family cemeteries at the Trimble County Cooperative Extension Office at 1 p.m.
    Providence Baptist Church is having a free community fish fry on Saturday, September 19, from 4:00 to 6:00. Call (502) 532-6321 or (502) 310-9016 for more information.
    Monday, Sept. 21

  • Trimble County Apple Festival Royalty