Trimble County

  • Kentucky Farm Bureau Ag Day at the park
  • Red Cross needs donors of all blood types to maintain a diverse supply

    LOUISVILLE. Ky. — During National Sickle Cell Awareness Month, the American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give blood to help ensure a stable and diverse blood supply for patients in need. Trimble County residents may donate blood at Mt. Byrd Christian Church, 68 Peck Pike, Milton, on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 from 2:30-6:30 p.m.

  • TCHS grad honored as a ‘Hometown Hero’

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    After graduating from Trimble County High School Teresa Ashby attended Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green where the daughter of the late Thurston and Violet Ashby met the love of her life, Bob Stivers. They were married and had two beautiful children, Scott and Trina. She completed her Bachelor’s in Elementary Education and has been educating children for over fifty years!

  • Big Brothers Big Sisters seeking volunteers in Trimble County

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Millions of children all over the world face adversity, including right here in Trimble County. The Big Brothers Big Sisters programs offers mentoring to these children through two different programs. “The mission of Big Brothers Big Sisters is provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported 1-to-1 relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.”

  • Archaeology investigation planned at Trimble’s Gatewood Plantation

    The Oldham County History Center will be hosting an Archaeology Investigation from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016. This is a continuing investigation at the Gatewood Plantation, located west of Bedford at the end of Fairgrounds Road, in Trimble County. The Gatewood Plantation was the last place where Henry Bibb was a slave before gaining freedom by escaping north. He later moved to Ipswich, Canada, where he became the first black editor of a Canadian newspaper.

  • Apple Cider Relay to be held Sunday

    Teams of 4
    1 person at the Starting Line
    2 people at the center
    1 person at the end

    Each team pours the cups FULL
    Pick up the tray and adjust to holding with ONE hand
    Step on Starting line.
    Member 1 walks to the center and transfers to Member 2.
    Member 2 walks to the end and transfers to Member 3.
    Member 3 walks back to the center and transfers to Member 4.
    Member 4 walks to the starting line, sets the tray down and pours what is left in his/her cup into a bucket.

  • Trimble County Apple Festival schedule

    Saturday, Sept 10
    8:00 a.m.--5K run/walk at TCMS
    10:00 a.m.--Festival opens. T-shirt winner announced, Apple Festival Queen & Princess, Mrs. Apple Festival, Little Miss & Mr, and Sweetheart.
    11:00 a.m.--Apple Pie Contest Judging.
    12:00 p.m.--TCHS Band.
    1:00 p.m.--Gas Money Band
    2:30 p.m.--Kentucky Blue Belles.
    3:00 p.m.--Apple Pie Winners and Auction (stage)
    3:30 p.m.--Kentucky Blue Belles.
    5:00 p.m.--Joe, Bobby and Ronnie.
    Sunday, Sept. 11
    11:00 a.m.--Worship Service

  • Frankfort Focus
  • Bedford Bash highlights
  • Apple Festival pie contest entries sought

    The Trimble Banner
    The 2016 Trimble County Apple Festival is just around the corner and all area bakers young and old are encouraged to get ready for the Apple Pie Contest. This year’s Apple Festival dates are Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 10 & 11.
    Judging for the Apple Pie Contest will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 10, at 11:00 a.m. at the New Life Assembly of God Church, located at 112 Hwy 42E in Bedford.
    Rules for the Apple Pie Contest are as follows:
    1. One entry per person