Community News

  • Celebrate Red Cross Month by giving blood in March

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – During Red Cross Month in March, the American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to join in its lifesaving mission by giving blood.
    Since 1943, every U.S. president has designated March as Red Cross Month to recognize how the Red Cross helps people down the street, across the country and around the world.

  • KDA’s Mobile Science Activity Center is coming to Trimble County

    FRANKFORT— The Kentucky Department of Agriculture’s high-tech Mobile Science Activity Center will visit Bedford Elementary School Friday, Feb. 26.
    Two MSACs travel to schools throughout the Commonwealth to give students the opportunity to conduct scientific experiments related to agriculture using current educational standards and core content.

  • The Infinite Realm in concert Saturday

    Valley Christian Church, located at 817 Eleventh Street in Carrollton, will host a concert by The Infinite Realm this Saturday, Feb. 20, at 6 p.m.
    The vocal band, organized in 1969 by a group of Trimble County High School students, will present a concert of inspirational music, including a wide variety of musical styles. The public is invited.

  • Smoking cessation class begins March 1

    Landmark News Service
    If 2016 is the year you are determined to stop smoking, you can find help right here in Trimble County.
    The Hope Health Clinic, a non-profit primary care medical office located on the campus of Baptist Health LaGrange, is offering a free smoking cessation class in Trimble County, beginning Tuesday, March 1, at the Trimble County Cooperative Extension Office at 43 High Country Lane, Bedford. The one hour class will be held at 5:30 p.m. every Tuesday for 13 weeks.

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  • Taylor named to Hanover College fall term Dean’s List

    HANOVER, Ind. – Trent Taylor was one of more than 300 Hanover College students who earned Dean’s List honors for the fall 2015 semester. To qualify for Hanover’s Dean’s List, students must have a GPA of 3.5 or better.
    Taylor, a junior political science major, is the son of Tim and Michelle
    Taylor, Milton. He is a graduate of Trimble County High School.
    Located on 650 acres overlooking the Ohio River in southeastern Indiana,
    Hanover is a premier, nationally ranked, liberal arts institution that has

  • Robert Haney named to Fall Dean’s List at Georgia Tech

    ATLANTA, GA -- Robert Haney of Bedford made the Dean’s List for the Fall 2015 semester at the Georgia Institute of Technology. This designation is awarded to undergraduate students who have a 3.0 or higher academic average for the semester.    
    One of the nation’s leading research universities, the Georgia Institute of Technology is in the business of creating the next--the next idea, the next technology, and the next legion of agile minds well equipped to imagine and engineer our future.

  • TCMS academic team repeats as Quick Recall Champs!

    The Trimble County Middle School Academic Team has been crowned Quick Recall District Champions once again. This past week TCMS hosted the Governor’s Cup District Academic Tournament.
    Quick Recall is much like that of the game show Jeopardy except it is four on four as opposed to one on one. There are two 12-minute halves comprised of 40 questions each. When a team member buzzes in and answers correctly, their team receives a point.