Trimble County

  • Customer Appreciation Day at Milton Water Dept.
  • Callis Grove Camp Meeting set Aug. 1-10 at the Grove

    The Annual Callis Grove Camp Meeting will be held beginning Friday, Aug. 1 and continuing through Sunday, Aug. 10 at the Callis Grove Campgrounds, located just off New Hope Road north of Bedford.
    The evangelist will be the Rev. Gordon Tilley. Singers are David and Chris Randolph.
    Services will be held nightly, Monday through Saturday, at 7 p.m. Sunday’s service will be at 6 p.m.
    A special group from God’s Bible School in Cincinnati, Ohio will be featured during the Monday, Aug. 4, service.

  • Truck overturns on 421

    At 2:56 p.m. Wednesday, July 16, Milton and Bedford fire units responded to U.S. 421N and Shady Lane south of Milton for the report of an overturned box truck.
    Crews arrived on scene and found an overturned ice truck in the roadway. Crews assisted with traffic and cleanup for about an hour before the vehicle was removed.
    The driver, James McGlinchey of Cincinnati, Ohio, was traveling south on Hwy. 421 in a 2006 International ice truck when he ran off the right shoulder of the roadway and over corrected causing the vehicle to turn over on its side.

  • Milton 9-year-old competes at state
  • Signature catch of the day
  • Bedford Bash celebrates 25 years

    Trimble Banner Intern
    August 15 will be a milestone for the Bedford Bash as the community celebrates the event’s 25th anniversary.
    The annual event originally started with sales at local businesses in 1990, said Jon Dunlap, senior vice president of president of Bedford Loan and Deposit Bank.
    The first year, then called “Fantastic Friday,” had Payne Crafton and the Sweet River Band performing while Farmhouse Restaurant had a sale on fish and Little Town and Country also sold food at a discount, Dunlap said.

  • Area students achieve Dean’s Lists

    JCTC Carrollton
    The Carrollton Campus of Jefferson Community Technical College would like to announce the Dean’s List for the Spring 2014 semester. Students must maintain full time status and a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher to be included.

  • Senior safety subject of home visits

    Home Instead Senior Care serving Trimble, Anderson, Bullitt, Carroll, Franklin, Gallatin, Hardin, Henry, Nelson, Owen, Scott, Shelby, Spencer, Woodford and surrounding counties is conducting free home safety checks as part of National Safety Month to protect the health and well-being of local seniors. Conducted by local senior care experts, the safety checks will be offered throughout the month of June.

  • Trimble County Relay For Life 2014
  • Haymaking season in Kentucky

    By Katie Pratt
    Now is the optimal time for Kentucky forage producers to cut hay to ensure they get good quality and yield.
    “The stage of maturity at which the hay is cut is the biggest factor that affects quality,” said Tom Keene, UK hay marketing specialist with the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment.