Today's Features

  • I grew up on a dairy and tobacco farm. My main job in the dairy was to feed the cows as they were being milked by my older brothers and to bucket feed the calves. At the time, we probably never thought much about the danger of working with livestock, but there is always the possibility of injury. Fortunately, we were never seriously hurt.  Injuries from livestock-related accidents are, however, a major source of injuries to children in agriculture.

  • You may see more and more information on TV, in magazine and newspapers, and online telling you that it is important to be more physically active. 

    Have you ever wondered what all the fuss was about?  These days, our lives are filled with many things that we have to do on a daily basis.  Making time to be physically active is not always easy. 

    Here are a few reasons that may help you understand why being physically active really is important!

  • 30 Years Ago (Jan. 7, 1982)

  • Wednesday,Jan. 4
    Trimble County Board of Education will meet at 6 p.m. at the Administration Offices on Wentworth Ave.

     Thursday, Jan. 5
    Trimble County Hymn Sing will be at 7 p.m. at Bedford United Methodist Church.

  • Monday, Dec. 19
    9:46 a.m., assisted motorist, Sulphur Bedford Rd and U.S. 42W
    2:12 p.m., welfare check, 1000 block U.S. 421N
    2:26 p.m., miscellaneous complaint, 3100 block Mt Pleasant Rd
    2:55 p.m., school zone detail, 1029 U.S. 421N

    Tuesday, Dec. 20
    10:04 a.m., miscellaneous complaint, 100 block Wentworth Ave
    11:57 a.m., process service, Hickory Dr
    12:14 p.m., suspicious vehicle, Hwy. 316
    12:44 p.m., process service, Sulphur Bedford Rd and U.S. 42W

  • 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 records were heard in court 12-26 to 12-30-11.


  • The Vegetable Academy: A short course to advance vegetable production in Kentucky, will be held Jan. 31 and Feb. 1, 2012, from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. each day at the Henry County Coop-erative Extension Office, located at 2151 Camp-bellsburg Road (U.S. 421) in New Castle.

  • You are ready to start the year out right!  If you have decided to start being more physically active, but it has been awhile, here is a reminder of a few essentials that you will need:

    •Talk to your healthcare provider – Before you start any physical activity, especially if you have not been that active recently, you should talk to your healthcare provider.  It is important to discuss what you are going to do and how often you plan to be active.