Today's Features

  • The candles were lit, my favorite dish was cooking, my wife had a smile on her face……no it wasn’t THAT- but thanks for the boost to my 62 year old male ego!!!!
    “Honey,” she said, (that was a good sign) “kids are grown….and gone (we hope) it is time we began down sizing.”—
    Awwww-I wished it hadn’t been THAT.
    “You start in the garage,” she said.

  • Feb. 27, 1986 (30 years ago)
    About 25 Trimble County EMT’s and firemen assisted the Trimble County Sheriff on a manhunt in the Mt. Carmel neighborhood for what was believed to be institute escapees. Sheriff Howard Long and Deputy Denny Long soon had the three juveniles in custody. They were from Indiana. The juveniles consisted of two boys ages 14 and 16 and a 15-year-old girl. They had escaped from a Greenwood, Ind., drug rehabilitation hospital. They were from Indianapolis, Columbus, and North Vernon, Ind.

  • Thursday, Feb. 25
    The Trimble County Cooperative Extension Service District Board has set meeting dates for 2016.  The board will meet at the Trimble County Extension Service located at 43 High Country Lane, Bedford, KY on the following dates at 9:00 a.m.: February 25, 2016, May 25, 2016, and August 31, 2016. All meetings are open to the general public.
    Tuesday, March 1
    A “Feed the Children” organizational/informative meeting will be held at 6 p.m. at the Morgan Community Center. Sandwiches and drinks will be served.

  • 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.

  • 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 relentless march of time has impacted my eyes in such a manner as to transform me into a latter day Mister Magoo.  Squinting my way through the days became frustrating when any reading was required. My reading glasses were always MIA so I spent my days in a simmering state of frustration with small print on pill bottles, cooking directions, phone numbers, etc.  Having finally acknowledged the fact that squinting was no longer working I relented and went to see the eye doctor.

  • Often times there are many warnings about the hazards that happen when the temperature turns cold.  But did you know that there are actually some benefits too?
    We tend to be more social.  When the nights are longer and colder, people tend to reach out to friends and family more often.  In fact, one study found that people actually talked on the phone longer during bad weather. So if you are stuck inside, call up a friend or family member and chat away!

  • Items published in court news are public record.
    The Trimble Banner publishes all misdemeanors, felonies and small-claims judgments recorded in district court, as well as all civil suits recorded in circuit court. Juvenile court cases are not published.
    Crime reports are provided by local law enforcement agencies. Charges or citations reported to The Trimble Banner do not imply guilt.