Today's News

  • Hano to attend Governor's Scholars Program

    Throughout the years, several Trimble County High School students have had the distinction of attending the Governor’s Scholars Program. Junior Alyssa Hano will get the same opportunity this summer at Murray State University.

    Hano was Trimble County’s only acceptance into the program, despite the school sending four applicants to the state level. According to the program’s website, only 1,060 students or so are accepted for the program.

  • Coalition community survey now available online

    The Trimble CARES Coalition is seeking community feedback with an annual survey about substance abuse.

    Patty Gregory, a member of the coalition and the division director for prevention with Centerstone, said the survey has been conducted for the past seven or eight years.

  • A prayer for our Armed Forces

    The Rev. Douglas Salisbury delivered the benediction at Monday’s Memorial Day service. Salisbury provided a copy of the prayer to the Banner.

  • Callis, Pollock to vie for judge-executive in November

    In a primary that drew only 28 percent of Trimble voters to the polls, Eddy Callis and Todd Pollock would be the two on top getting the nod for moving on to the general election in November.

    Callis brought in 873 votes on the Democrat side of the ballot compared to second place David Scott, who had 653 votes. Eric Haller pulled 144 votes and Jason Hankinson had 42.

  • Hayes is guest speaker for Memorial Day service

    Trimble countians will get the opportunity to remember those who sacrificed their lives while serving in the United States Armed Forces during a community-wide Memorial Day service at 10:30 a.m. Monday in front of the Trimble County Courthouse.

  • Fiscal court debates AOC reimbursement

    Part of Monday’s Trimble County Fiscal Court discussion centered on a reduced reimbursement from the Kentucky Administrative Office of the Courts (AOC).

    The county would receive $22,000 less in the 2019 fiscal year for the space used by the courts in the Trimble County Courthouse, compared to the 2018 fiscal year.

  • FRYSC offering summer camps for kids


    The Trimble Banner

    Students from kindergarten to sixth grade could be in for weeks of fun thanks to summer camps being offered at Bedford Elementary School.

    The Trimble County Family Resources and Youth Services Center is offering the camps for the first time this year. They are on weekdays during the summer from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and are open to both Bedford and Milton Elementary students.

  • Work continues on Veterans Memorial Garden

    BY HILDA PARRISH | The Trimble Banner

  • Reed discusses Feed the Children benefit with city commissioners

    BY HILDA PARRISH | The Trimble Banner

    Bedford city commissioners heard about a benefit fundraiser for local children during its regular monthly meeting Tuesday.

  • Bedford man pleads not guilty after altercation with state police

    A Bedford man faces multiple felonies after allegedly having an altercation with a Kentucky State Police trooper and stabbing a motorist with a butcher knife.

    Trooper Ferris from KSP Post 5 in Campbellsburg responded to a complaint of a person causing a disturbance at 11:32 p.m. May 7 on Main Street in Bedford.

    When Ferris arrived on scene, Scotty Simpson, 39 of Bedford, was acting erratic and refused to identify himself, according to the arrest report. Simpson fled and disobeyed the trooper’s commands to stop before a Taser was used.