Today's Features

  • By Taylor Curnutte

    The Agricultural students of Trimble County High School are opening up the greenhouse this spring. Under the direction of Jo Ann Gripshover, the greenhouse students have been seeding and transplanting plants for sale to the community. They have all sorts of plants: delicious tomatoes, spicy peppers, beautiful wave petunias, begonias, impatiens, colorful zinnias, geraniums, and many more.

    Flats and hanging baskets are $14, single pots and cell packs are $1.50. Proceeds go to the Trimble County Agriculture classes.

  • Trimble County Middle School Principal Mike Genton has announced the sixth grade students and staff members who are being recognized for their achievements last month.

  • Mr. and Mrs. Leon Gosman, Bedford, celebrated their 50th anniversary in style when their daughters and families presented them with a limousine ride and dinner at the Rivue atop the Galt House in Louisville.

    Helen Hudson and Leon “Porky” Gosman were married Feb. 16, 1962 at the Bedford United Methodist Church. The couple has two daughters, Deborah Pyles, Bedford and Laura Baker, Milton and one grandchild, Hayley.

  • Jace Melwood Hafer was born at 7:28 p.m. March 24, 2012 at Norton Suburban Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces and was 21 inches in length. He is the son of Jeremy and Ashlee Hafer, Madison.

    Maternal grandparents are Edgar and Debbie Thomas, Bedford. Paternal grandparents are Dean and Traci Hafer, Madison.

    Great-Grandparents are Shirley and Doris Brown, Sharon Ogden and Dallas and Bonnie Tomlin.

  • Wednesday, April 18
    The Trimble County Board of Education meets at the school administration building on Wentworth Avenue at 6 p.m.

    Thursday, April 19
    Tri-County Community Action Agency’s Board of Directors will meet at 10 a.m. at the Campbellsburg State Police Post meeting room located at 160 Citation Lane just off I-71 exit in Campbellsburg. The Public is invited to attend. TCCAA provides services in Henry, Oldham and Trimble Counties.

  • Monday, April 2
    7:42 a.m., reckless driving complaint, U.S. 42W
    7:58 a.m., property damage accident, Clearview Acres and Jericho Rd
    9:12 a.m., death, 6000 block U.S. 42W
    12:03 p.m., warrant service, Dairy Queen
    12:08 p.m., process service, Randall Ct
    1:39 p.m., animal complaint, 3900 block Hwy. 316

    Tuesday, April 3
    7:02 a.m., animal complaint, U.S. 42 at Burrows
    10:24 a.m., process service, Smith Dr
    10:55 a.m., federal overtime traffic detail, 12000 block U.S. 421N

  • 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 cases below were heard  in Trimble County Court the week of April 9-13, 2012.


  • A concert benefiting the Carroll County Food Pantry will be held at the Carroll County Middle School Auditorium from 6-9 p.m. on Saturday, April 21.

    Local Christian musicians The Infinite Realm will serve as the host group for the concert, billed as a “Feed the Hungry” Gospel Jubilee. Also appearing will be the Commonwealth Quartet from Nashville, Tenn., and Hearts of Joy, a trio based in Hanover, Ind.

  • A certain amount of family stress is inevitable.  Today’s families face busy schedules, health problems, teen pregnancy, unmarried parents, divorce, single-parent households, step-families, dual-careers and multigenerational families.  But the home, a recognized place for families to relax, recharge and rejuvenate, can contribute to a strong family unit and a family’s ability to build the necessary skills to manage stress. 

    Is your family experiencing stress? Families under stress may report some of the following: