Today's Features

  • 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 are cases heard in court the week of Oct 3-Oct. 7, 2011.


  • Health insurance coverage is a top priority for many people.  Medicare is health insurance available for people over the age of 65 as well as those under the age of 65 with certain disabilities. 

  • Harvest time is at hand for corn and soybeans. Equipment and tools are valuable to any farming operation. They allow farmers to do jobs easier and quicker and many times, are costly investments. Recently, they’ve became attractive targets to thieves across the state including Trimble County. The high price of scrap metal and copper along with a down economy may be contributing factors.

  • Trimble County High School senior Daniel Haney has been named a Commended Student in the 2012 National Merit Scholarship Program, Principal Stirling Sampson has announced. A letter of commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation, which conducts the program, will be presented to this scholastically talented senior.

  • Monday, Oct. 10: Chicken nuggets, *shaved ham on bun, mashed potatoes, green beans, peach half, fresh fruit, white/wheat bread

    Tuesday, Oct. 11: Breakfast for lunch: sausage, egg pattie, *turkey wrap, hash brown, baked apples, ff-orange wedges, biscuit

    Wednesday, Oct. 12:  Pizza, *chili, cheese & chips, tossed salad, California style vegetables, pineapple, fresh fruit choice

    Thursday, Oct. 13: Ham, turkey, cheese sub, *uncrustable, lettuce, tomato, dill spear, broccoli/carrots/dip, chips/baked cookie, fresh fruit

  • My daughter Alison writes a blog, “The Neurotic Housewife” (www.neuroticalison.wordpress.com).
    Recently she fumed about a woman named Beverly who, unknowingly — or maybe not — “stole” her spot at the gym. Alison wrote:

  • 30 Years Ago (Oct. 8, 1981)
     Vincent Oakley cut the ribbon to officially open Shelba’s Country Inn in Milton.

    In special session Friday, the Trimble county Fiscal Court accepted the bid of Kief-Con, Madison, Ind., to install fuel tanks at the county maintenance barn.

    Southern Health Services in Atlanta, Ga. are soliciting the people of Trimble County to help approve certificate of need for 120-bed hospital in Oldham County.

  • Saturday, Oct. 15

  • Wednesday, Oct. 5
    Tihisha Rawlins will be at the Senior Citizens Building at noon to answer questions on Medicare and Social Security.

    Friday-Sunday, Oct. 7-8-9
    The Apostolic Pentecostal Church of the Living God, 124 Smith Lane, Bedford Ky., Pastor Bobby Wade will be celebrating their 12th annual anniversary. Friday night 7:30 p.m. with speaker Bro Robert Tilly from Bardstown KY; Sat. night 6 p.m. with speaker Bro Tony Carter from Frankfort KY; Sunday night 6:30 p.m. with speaker Bro Steve Williamson from Louisville Ky. Everyone welcome.

  • Monday, Sept. 26
    9:14 a.m., miscellaneous complaint, Trimble County High School
    12:46 p.m., EMS Medical call, 4900 block Pecks Pike
    3:02 p.m., school zone details, 1000 block U.S. 421N
    3:34 p.m., process service, 400 block McDowell Rd
    4:49 p.m., miscellaneous complaint, Connector Rd

    Tuesday, Sept. 27
    10:52 a.m., EPO/DVO violation, Sprague ln
    10:58 a.m., property damage accident, Milton-Madison Bridge
    11:17 a.m., assisted motorist, Trimble County High School