Today's News

  • Trimble drops close battle

    The Trimble Banner
    The Trimble County Lady Raiders were one score away from clinching their first win of the season Thursday in a matchup with Williamstown but the fickle disposition of momentum turned quickly against the host ladies and the win slipped from their grasp. Instead, Williamstown forced a best-of-three playoff and went on to win 1-2 (25-19, 26-28, 16-25).

  • HomeStreet-sponsored Miss Madison claims championship

    SAN DIEGO, CALIF. –Andrew Tate took home the Bill Muncey Cup presented by HomeStreet Bank at San Diego Bayfair on Sunday and U-1 Miss HomeStreet/Miss Madison’s Jimmy Shane won the 2017 H1 Unlimited national championship.
    Tate in the U-9 Realtrac/Delta gear saved his best for the last race of the season by jumping out to an early lead and holding off a hard-charging J. Michael Kelly in the U-12 Graham Trucking boat. Kelly nearly passed Tate but by Lap 4 Tate pulled ahead for good. Kelly finished second and Shane took third in the final.

  • Grace in the storm

    I’ve started this column at least a dozen times today, and there are a dozen wadded up pieces of paper in my trash can.
    How do I even begin to put into words the events of this past week? My heart overflows with awe and gratitude -- and shame that I had doubted the love and kindness of God my Father.
    So, I guess I’ll begin with my confession: In the days leading up to the arrival of Hurricane Irma on Sunday, even though God said, “Fear not,” I feared.


    Sept. 17, 1987 (30 Years Ago)

  • Ky. public pension system needs proven reform

    States have a hard time making changes to their public pension systems. That’s because public pensions in nearly all states -- 41, as of 2014 -- are contractual obligations that the courts have ruled must be met.  

  • KSP to conduct safety checkpoints

    The Kentucky State Police will be conducting traffic safety checkpoints in the counties of Oldham, Trimble, Henry, Owen, Carroll and Gallatin during the period of Sept. 1st through 30th.
    The intent of a traffic safety checkpoint is to provide for high visibility public safety service, focusing on vehicular equipment deficiencies, confirming appropriate registration of vehicles, the licensing of drivers, and detection of impaired drivers.  Violations of law or other public safety issues that arise shall be addressed in accordance with Kentucky traffic and regulatory laws.

  • iLead Academy focus of Rotary

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Kentucky’s first regional career center, iLead Academy in Carrollton, is offering a unique school experience for high schoolers from five surrounding counties.  Through iLead, students can pursue competitive advantages for the region’s highest-demand and highest-wage jobs.  

  • Little Mr. Trimble County Apple Festival
  • Trimble County Community Calendar

    Saturday, Sept. 23
    Wonder Woman Fandom Party. Wonder Woman fans of all ages are invited to the library from 2 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. to celebrate the superhero! Create your own mask and cuffs while snacking on Twizzler lassos and Wonder Woman punch, then watch the brand new movie on our projector screen! Please call the Trimble County Public Library for more information at (502) 255-7362.
    Monday, Sept. 25
    The Trimble County Local Board of Health will meet on Monday Sept. 25, 2017 at Noon. The meeting will be held at the Trimble County Health Department.