Today's Features

  • Megan West competed in the Miss Kentucky National American Miss Jr. Teen Pageant at the Crowne Plaza in Louisville on July 28-29. She was a top ten finalist out of 67 young ladies. She won the 2012 Jr. Teen Academic Achievement Award and a Modeling Scholarship. Megan recieved Trophies for being a State Finalist, Outstanding Program Participation, and the Spirit of America Award. She also received Miss Personality 1st Runner-Up, Most Promising Model 1st Runner-Up, Top Model 2nd Runner-Up, Actress 3rd Runner-Up, Photogenic 4th Runner-Up and a cash prize.

  • Misty Heaton and J.W. Cornish both of Bedford, Ky. announce their engagement and upcoming wedding.

    The bride to be is the daughter of Frank and Karen Robbins of Milton, Ky. and Roger Heaton of Bedford.

    The Groom to be is the son of Tommy and Sherry Burkhardt of Milton.

    The wedding will be held 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012, at the bride’s parents farm in Milton. Reception to follow.

    Invitations will not be sent.  Family and friends are invited.

  • Grazing is the most cost effective way for producers to feed their ruminant animals. The University of Kentucky College of Agri-culture will host the Kentucky Grazing School Sept. 11-12 at the Woodford County extension office in Versailles.

    The program begins at 7:30 a.m. and ends at 5:30 p.m. EDT each day.

    The grazing school is open to anyone. Past participants have included everyone from new farmers to those with years of grazing experience, and all have received new information and practical skills to implement in their operations.

  • The name zucchini may sound a little odd but zucchini squash is one of the most abundant staples of Kentucky gardens and is the most popular summer squash purchases in the United States.

    Summer squash are staples in Kentucky gardens and at local farmers markets.  Their versatility makes them easy to prepare for tasty summer meals and side dishes.  Two of the more popular varieties include yellow squash and zucchini.


    Offered @ Breakfast Daily:Milk/Juice/Fruit/Cereal/Toast
    Breakfast -- free
    Lunch -- $1.85
    Milk  -- .45

    Offered Daily:  Milk / Juice / Chef Salad / Yogurt

    Monday, Aug. 13: Bosco stick/mar. sauce, glazed carrots, green beans, watermelon or baked apples

    Tuesday, Aug. 14: Chicken Nuggets, pinto beans, potato wedges, corn bread, apple or pear half

    Wednesday, Aug. 15: pizza, tossed salad, corn, grapes or pineapple

  • 30 Years Ago (Aug. 19, 1982)

  • Wednesday, August 15
    The Trimble County Board of Education meets at the school administration building on Wentworth Avenue at 6 p.m.

    TCHS boys golf hosts Henry County at Cardinal Hills, 4:30 p.m.

    Thursday, August 16
    TCHS Lady Raiders volleyball hosts Henry County 7:30 p.m.

    Friday, August 17
    Trimble County Public Library offers Beginner Computer Class: 10-11 a.m. One-on-one Assistance. Basic Computer Skills-Laptops provided. Register by calling 502-255-7362.

  • Monday, August 6
    3:47 a.m., traffic detail, 12000 U.S. 421N
    8:12 a.m., property damage accident, Morton Ridge Rd
    8:47 a.m., process service, 200 block Morton Ridge Rd
    10:23 a.m., process service, 100 block U.S. 421S
    12:10 p.m., process service, 500 block Gill Ridge Rd
    1:23 p.m., traffic stop, Trimble County Courthouse
    2:39 p.m., miscellaneous complaint, 100 block Brays Ridge Rd
    4:16 p.m., theft complaint, Brandon Way
    5:06 p.m., drug information, Bells Ridge Rd

    Tuesday, August 7

  • 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 in Trimble County Court the week of Aug. 4-10, 2012.