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Today's Features

  • Fall harvest season is a busy time for Kentucky farmers and their families. It also is a peak season for agricultural injuries and an especially important time for farm families to pay attention to safety.
    Take time to talk to workers about safety. You need to be sure all workers are trained and physically capable of operating equipment and that they understand the safety procedures.

  • Trimble County Circuit Clerk Stacy Bruner has announced that driver testing dates for November have been changed.

  • The Milton Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization will host their annual Fish Fry and Auction on Saturday, Oct. 15. The Fish Fry will begin at 11:00 a.m. and continue through 6:00 p.m. Featured events of this year’s event include train rides from 2:00-4:00 p.m., games from 3:00-5:00 p.m., 5th and 6th grades performing at 5:00 p.m., and culminating with the live auction at 6:30 p.m. The community is encouraged to attend.

  • This past week I got an email from someone who has emailed me before, always with thoughtful, thought-provoking comments.
    In this one he wrote, “Permit me to posit the following: Why not consider the word ‘Christian’ more as an adjective than a noun? That is, ‘I try to live a Christian life’ rather than tagging oneself with a label that could suggest a holier than thou attitude….”

  • October 16, 1986 (30 years ago)
    The Kentucky State Police have issued a warning that a rapist, responsible for the rape of a Trimble County woman Sept. 23, is on the loose. According to KSP Lieutenant Dan Davidson, police are confident they can bring the case to a successful conclusion. However, police are cautioning local women that the rapist is still on the loose and that in the meantime, every precaution should be taken.

  • Thursday, Oct. 13
    Milton City Commission meets at the Milton Municipal Building at 7:00 p.m.
    Saturday, Oct. 15
    Sligo Baptist Church, 65 North 42 Loop in Pendleton, will hold a Handshake & Pancake Breakfast, 8:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 15. Free. Everyone welcome.
    The Milton Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization will host their annual Fish Fry and Auction on Saturday, Oct. 15. The Fish Fry will begin at 11:00 a.m. and continue through 6:00 p.m.

  • Tuesday, Sept. 20
    4:06 p.m., Process service, 67 Pyles Rd
    4:13 p.m., Illegal burn, Country Wide Tires
    Wednesday, Sept. 21
    7:59 a.m., Traffic stop, Milton Elementary
    5:47 p.m., Emergency protection order service, 7000 block Highway 42 W
    5:59 p.m., Officer assist, New Hope Rd  
    Thursday, Sept. 22
    10:57 a.m., Warrant, N Spillman Ln
    12:03 p.m., Officer assist, 1107 Race Track Rd
    3:15 p.m., Terroristic threatening, 1390 Stark Ln
    3:38 p.m., Investigative follow-up, 19 Fairground Rd

  • 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 during the week of Oct. 3, 2016:
    FELONY

  • Halloween is just around the corner. Kids are planning their costumes; mine frequently decided on something which was impossible to find or required sewing. I don’t do sewing. Trust me, it’s not a good idea. Parties are in the works, and decorations are under construction.