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Today's News

  • Raiders dominate Region 5

    SPECIAL TO THE BANNER  The Runnin’ Raiders pulled off a double Saturday at the Region 5 Cross Country Championship race. Both the boys and girls teams earned the regional title at the event, held for the first time ever on a course set up at Trimble County Park. Teams from high schools in Danville, Sayre, Owen County, Carroll County, Lexington Christian Academy,

  • Opponents protest LG&E permit request

    The Trimble Banner   A public hearing regarding a permit requested by LG&E’s Trimble power plant from the Kentucky Division of Water provided a forum for environmental groups to protest the power plant’s expansion. The hearing was held Thursday night, Nov. 5, at the Morgan Community Center in Bedford. According to Mike Winkler, LG&E’s manager of e

  • Fun for all at BES Fall Festival

    There was tons of fun to be had at Saturday's Fall Festival at Bedford Elementary School. From a cake walk, cornhole, golve and other activities, to raffles, vendors and lots of great fried-fish sandwiches, the event drew a large crowd.

  • Supporters thanked for successful fall festival

    Editor: The Bedford Elementary School PTA would like to thank all of the businesses and individuals who donated to this year’s Fall Festival. Your support and generosity has again made this year’s festival a big success. Thank you to the parents, teachers, staff and students who volunteered their time and talents to make this ev

  • A LINE OF THE TIMES

    The Trimble Banner Several dozen Trimble County residents lined up for the first H1N1 vaccination clinic to be offered at the Trimble County Health Department in Bedford. The department was giving free doses of the intranasal vaccine that aims to prevent the spread of swine flu, which has reached epidemic proportions in the United States. Though the clinic started at 5 p.m., pe

  • WHAT'S HAPPENING IN TRIMBLE COUNTY THIS WEEK

    Thursday, Nov. 12 Trimble County Local Emergency Planning Committee will meet at the Trimble County Extension office on High Country Lane at 1:30 p.m. Topic will be past storms and flash flooding, and a new EOC location for Trimble County. All members should attend the discussion and for any updates on hazardous materials for Tier 2 reporting. Milton City Commission meets at 7 p.

  • Liter files as candidate for District 1 magistrate

    Editor: I am Chris Liter, and I have filed as a candidate for the Democratic nomination for District 1 magistrate in the May 18, 2010 primary election. I am a lifelong resident of Trimble County, and my family and I are proud to call it our home. Regardless if you are a registered Democrat, Republican or Independent, I intend to visit each

  • Community thanked for cross-country support

    Editor: I would like to take this opportunity to say thank you to all the volunteers and the following businesses, organizations and individuals for the success of both the Trimble County Cross-Country Invitational in October and the Region 5 Cross-Country Championship event this past weekend at Trimble County Park. I wish to thank the Trimble County Park Board, it’s presid

  • JV Raiders win league title

    SPECIAL TO THE BANNER   The Trimble County Junior Varsity Raiders finished the 2009 football season as champions this past weekend. Before the semifinal playoff game Saturday, League Commissioner Brian Golden presented the leagues’s Offensive Most Valuable Player award to the Raiders’ Dawson Porter. It is the second year

  • Osborne, Yager named 2009 Wendy’s Heisman winners

    Will Yager and Sarah Osborne were selected recently as Carroll County High School’s Wendy’s Heisman school winners for 2009.

    The program has set the standard for high school student-athletes, gaining tremendous prestige in its own right as the program combines the best of high school athlete and academic awards.

    Each fall, the WHSH recognizes the nation’s most esteemed high school senior men and women for excellence in academics, athletics, and community/school leadership.