Today's News


    30 Years Ago (April 29, 1982)
    A 97,700-gallon stand pipe (water silo) will be completed this week in Milton. With the new stand pipe a booster pump at the city limits on U.S. 42 will fill and back pressure and will handle pressure in the small lines.
    May 8th has been designated Bedford Clean up Day. Tyler Sanitation will pick up your throw-aways and clutter if you put them on the curb. They will take away everything but junk cars and dead livestock.

    Deaths: Beulah Ball Neher, Wayne, Mich, Trimble County native.

  • Special session ends with passage of key legislation

    It took a little longer than anyone wanted, but the General Assembly took two major steps forward for the state on Friday when it finalized the funding for the $4.5 billion road plan and approved a far-reaching measure to combat the prescription drug abuse epidemic.

  • Bedford bank gets 5-star rating

    Bedford Loan and Deposit Bank, is proud to be recognized as a 5-star superior bank by the nation’s leading bank rating and research firm,  BauerFinancial, Inc.

  • Trimble County Community Calendar

    Thursday, April 26
    Trimble County Public Library will host, “Plan Ahead! Wills, Trusts & Estates” presented by Crystal L. Heinz from 6:30-8 p.m. at the library. This is Money Smart Week, come and learn how to be money smart.

    Friday-Sunday, April 27-29

  • News of Public Record 04-25-12

    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.

    The following cases were heard in Trimble County Court the week of April 16-April 20, 2012.


  • Deadline is May 7 to apply for FEMA storm assistance

    The Federal Emergency Management Agency and Kentucky Emergency Management reminds Trimble County residents who were victims of the March 2 tornado outbreak that the deadline is approaching to register for federal assistance to aid recovery from the storm.

    “The registration deadline is Friday, May 7,” Trimble County Emergency management Director Ronnie McCane said. “Make sure you register with FEMA. After that date you cannot register.”

  • Prom Court
  • Commissioners approve advance for siren repair

    Residents in the heart of Bedford will once again have adequate warning of an approaching tornado once the warning siren at the Bedford Volunteer Fire Department is repaired. The members of the Bedford City Commission voted on April 16 to advance $12,000 to the department from budgeted funds allocated for the volunteer fire department’s use that would normally be paid in June.

    Lt. Will McCoy approached the commissioners on behalf of the fire department for financial assistance toward repair of the siren.