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Today's Features

  • Milton Baptist Church, 10076 Hwy 421 N., in Milton, will host a Spring Revival, beginning Sunday, March 26 and continuing through Wednesday, March 29, 2017. All  friends and neighbors in the Trimble County community are invited to attend. Services will start at 7:00 p.m. each evening.

  • A number of years ago I got a phone call from a reader with a request.
    He said he was 90 years old and had outlived two wives, yet he wasn’t sure he knew what real love is and he hoped that I could explain it.
    I don’t know if he’s still one of my readers -- I haven’t heard from him since that one time. But if he is, here’s my best answer to his question:
    When I was in middle school, I loved red-haired Paul Minardi with all my 13-year-old heart. We passed notes in class and he walked me to homeroom, carrying my books.

  • By CHARLES LISTON
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Thinking about carrying around a handgun for extra protection? Well, there is a lot about gun technology and safety that one needs to know, and requirement to pass a “Carry and Conceal Deadly Weapons” course is needed before a permit is granted. This was all described by Deputy Sheriff Glen Powell of the Trimble County Sheriff’s Office. Powell is well qualified to instruct in this, and has been teaching the course for many years.

  • Thursday, March 23
    The White Castle truck will be at Riverside Produce from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. Proceeds will benefit Milton Masonic Lodge #947.
    Sun.-Weds., March 26-29
    Milton Baptist Church, 10076 Hwy 421 N., Milton, Kentucky, will present a Spring Revival, Sunday, March 26 through Wednesday, March 29, 2017. Our friends and neighbors in the Trimble community are invited to attend. Services will start at 7:00 p.m. each evening.
    Monday, March 27

  • Monday, March 13
    9:50 a.m., burglary, Head Start building
    11:20 a.m., drug investigation, 116 Wentworth Ave.
    5:14 p.m., property damage accident, 30 U.S. Hwy 42E
    Tuesday, March 14
    9:07 a.m., welfare check, New Hope Rd
    10:00 a.m., escort, Campbell County
    1:54 p.m., process service, Riverside Dr
    Wednesday, March 15
    11:05 a.m., welfare check, Trout Ridge Rd
    1:22 p.m., alarm, 1192 Gills Ridge Rd
    4:07 p.m., escort, Campbell County Detention Center

  • 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 District Court on March 14, 2017, with the Hon. Diana E. Wheeler presiding:
    FELONY

  • By TEENA DRAKE
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    There are two sides to every story. Just as many die-hard Kentucky college basketball fans will say, there are two teams to choose from, so which are you? Wildcat or Cardinal fan? At Signature Healthcare in Bedford there are a group of UK fans that declare their lifetime of cheering on the team demonstrates their dedication for the Big Blue Nation.

  • The Trimble County Preschool Program is funded through the Kentucky Department of Education.
    It is available to four-year old children whose family income is no more than 160 percent of poverty level or for children that are three or four years old with developmental or speech delays, regardless of income. For a child to be eligible based on income they must be four (4) years of age on or before August 1, 2017. Children who do not meet the age requirement may be eligible for Head Start.

  • March is colorectal cancer awareness month. Cancers of the colon and/or rectum have long been associated with individuals over 50. While that age group still accounts for the majority of cases, they are declining thanks to increased disease awareness and preventative screenings. But diagnoses among adults in their 20s and 30s are on the rise, according to a recent study conducted by researchers with the American Cancer Society.