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 cases were heard the week of Sept. 7:

  • The arrival of summer brings me back to life. The air is humid, the sun is shining, the plants are growing, and I don my preferred “couture” of a tee shirt, shorts and flip flops. These are not just any flip flops but are of the 98 cents variety. In addition to being amazingly inexpensive they come in a rainbow of colors. I love my cheap flip flops!

  • As many of you know, fall is one of my favorite seasons of the year, but it can also be a messy time. Tree leaves turn from green to vibrant fall colors and then drop, creating big piles. Then there are the leaf and spent shoots from our flower beds.
    The way we address our yard waste can have a significant impact on our gardens and on the environment, according to Richard Durham, University of Kentucky Extension Horticulture Specialist. Gardeners commonly rake up and bag leaves to haul away to yard waste dumps or roadside pick-up.

  • Potatoes have been a staple in the diet of Americans for over 300 years, but they have been sustaining populations worldwide much longer.  Potatoes were introduced to North America in the 18th century by Irish immigrants, however their native home is South America.  Potatoes were firs cultivated in the Andes Mountains over 7,000 years ago.

  • Providence Baptist Church, 51 Louden Lane in Campbellsburg, is having a free community fish fry on Saturday, September 19, from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Call (502) 532-6321 or (502) 310-9016 for more information.

  • Sept. 19, 1985 (30 years ago)
    Scott Burrows reported to the fiscal court the costs for full time dispatching from Oldham County for dispatching the following agencies are structured at $2,500 per year for Trimble County EMS, $2,500 per year for the Bedford Fire Department, $2,500 per year for the Milton Fire Department and $3,000 per year for the sheriff’s department.     

    Special to The Trimble Banner

  • Bedford Deputy City Clerk Rita Davis is a Certified Kentucky Municipal Clerk. She received the certification July 24, 2015. It takes three years to obtain the certification.
    Applicants must successfully complete 120 hours of course study by the Kentucky Municipal Clerks Association as approved by the International Institute of Municipal Clerks. Rita accomplished this goal by hard work and even harder by being the only employee in city hall. Rita has worked for the City of Bedford for over eighteen years.

  • Saturday, Sept. 19
    Ann Johnson, former employee of the Kentucky Historical Society, Cemetery Preservation Program is now a Consultant and Sole Proprietor of “Sacred Ground” is having a seminar and workshop in receiving, protecting and preserving family cemeteries at the Trimble County Cooperative Extension Office at 1 p.m.
    Providence Baptist Church is having a free community fish fry on Saturday, September 19, from 4:00 to 6:00. Call (502) 532-6321 or (502) 310-9016 for more information.
    Monday, Sept. 21