Today's Features

  • 30 Years Ago (March 11, 1982)
    Mrs. Debra Ball’s fourth grade class made a miniature city of Washington, D.C. with buildings carved out of Ivory soaps.

    Gallatin brings Trimble Co. JV girls season to an end. The Wildcats defeated the Raiders in the 31st district tournament by 40-35.

    Deaths: Virginia Katherine Jackson Beckley, 56, Louisville; Louis E. Bierck, 95, Milton.

    70 Years Ago (March 5, 1942)

  • Thursday, March 8
    American Red Cross will hold a meeting for volunteers at the Trimble County Extension Office from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Come and support your community as a Red Cross volunteer.

    Fri.-Sat., March 10-11
    “Sick and Tired of Winter Yard Sale.” The yard sale will be held at the Morgan Community Center from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. Booth space for both days is $20. Funds will help with the Bedford Springs Walking Trail Park. Call 255-4879 for details.

    Monday, March 12

  • Monday, Feb. 27
    11:32 a.m., school visit, Milton Elementary School
    12:04 p.m., school zone traffic detail
    1:34 p.m., inspection, 100 block Littrell Rd
    2:26 p.m., miscellaneous complaint, 100 Morton Ridge Rd
    4:04 p.m., 400 block U.S. 421N

    Tuesday, Feb. 28
    11:16 a.m., inspection, Longview Dr

    Wednesday, Feb. 29
    9:33 a.m., domestic abuse, Hardy Creek Rd
    12:07 p.m., traffic stop, West of Tandy farms

    Thursday, March 1

  • 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 the week of Feb.28-March 2, 2012.


  • It seems that this time of year the cold is a common occurrence.   There are certain factors that increase your risk of getting a cold such as: smoking, stress, poor nutrition and missing sleep.  Can being more physically active reduce the chances that you will get a cold?

  • Trimble County Middle School Principal Mike Genton has announced recognition of the sixth grade Students of the Month and Teacher and Staff Member Spotlights for January.

    “We are very proud of these folks and celebrate their hard work and dedication to TCMS,” Genton said. “Great job!”