Today's News

  • Trimble County Community Calendar

    Thursday, Aug. 18
    Tri-County Community Action Agency’s Board of Directors will meet on Thursday August 18th 2016 @ 10:00am at The Oldham County Red Cross. It is located at 1215 North Highway 393 La Grange KY. 40031. The public is invited to attend. Tri-County CAA provides services in Henry, Oldham and Trimble Counties.
    Fri-Sun Aug. 19-21

  • Public hearing set Aug. 30 concerning LG&E landfill

    Staff Report
    The Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet has scheduled a public hearing to be held on Tuesday, Aug. 30, at 7:00 p.m., concerning a proposed Special Waste Landfill on property owned by Louisville Gas & Electric Company in Trimble County.
    The public hearing at Trimble County High School, 1029 U.S. 421N, Bedford, will be an opportunity for the public to make oral comments for the record. Written comments may also be submitted at the meeting.

  • Welcome Trimble’s new library director Dena Riley

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Trimble County Public Library has a new director. Her name is Dena Riley. Dena is originally from the state of Idaho. Family obligations brought her to Kentucky. Riley holds a B.S. in General Education from the University of Idaho. She also has a M.S. in Library Sciences from U.K.

  • Candidates announced for local races in November

    The Trimble Banner
    Bedford residents came out of the woodwork to file their candidacy for a seat on the Bedford City Commission prior to the 4 p.m. filing deadline on Tuesday, Aug. 9. Ten candidates will be vying for one of four seats available on the commission in the Nov. 8 General Election, according to Trimble County Clerk Tina Browning.
    The candidates and their order of appearance on the ballot include the following:

  • Bedford Bash is tomorrow

    Staff Report
    The Bedford Loan & Deposit Bank will host the 27th Annual Bedford Bash tomorrow in the bank parking lot.
    This year’s Bash will feature music by The Thrillers. Bedford Bank will also be giving away prizes for both children and adults. The Bedford Volunteer Fire Department will once again be having a fish fry in conjunction with the event. The Bedford Rotary Club lunch wagon and other food vendors will also be on location to satisfy every appetite.

  • Robin Welty is Rotary guest artist

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    It was a quiet meeting at Bedford Rotary on Aug. 9. In fact, few sounds were apparent for the better part of 30 minutes except for low background recorded gospel music and the silent “swish” of Robin Welty’s art tools as she completed a full picture starting with just a blank, white paper. The full picture was not apparent until she turned on the black lights above and below the production at the end to reveal a quite inspiring work of art.

  • Niles and Betty Bray: A passion for peaches

    Special to The Trimble Banner

  • Rand: ‘Urgent Needs’ $$$ ‘not guaranteed’

    The Trimble Banner
    Trimble County voters will have the option on Nov. 8 to approve or reject a nickel tax to be used for capital improvements on current Trimble County school facilities. If the tax is approved by the voters securing additional funding from the Kentucky General Assembly is not a certainty, according to State Representative Rick Rand (D-Bedford).

  • Trimble County Sheriff’s Department Call Log

    Monday, July 25
    3:14 p.m., Criminal mischief; 218 Hardy Creek Road
    5:46 p.m., Process service; 168 Highway 42 E
    6:51 p.m., DUI; Highway 421 N
    7:11 p.m., Traffic stop; 55 Perkinson Ln
    7:17 p.m., Process service; 386 Harley Ln
    8:12 p.m., Traffic stop; Hwy 421 N
    9:30 p.m., Traffic stop; Hwy 421 at New Hope Rd
    9:35 p.m., Traffic stop; Milton Fire Station
    9:35 p.m., Assault; 500 block West Street
    10:39 p.m., Traffic stop; Milton Fire Station 2
    11:26 p.m., Traffic stop; Milton Fire Station 2


    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 Aug. 1, 2016: