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Today's News

  • Lora Cable murdered at medical office

    By DAVE TAYLOR
    The Trimble Banner
    For Milton resident Lora Ann Cable, Tuesday—Valentine’s Day—began with a happy social media post containing a photograph of flowers she had received from a friend, which had brightened her day. By late morning, the daylight for Lora vanished in an instant, and for the many friends she had accrued over the course of her 38 years that instant cast a pall over their day as well.

  • Milton couple attend class taught by President Carter

    Milton residents Gary and Janet Greenwood went to Plains, Ga., on Jan. 22, to hear the 39th President of the United States, Jimmy Carter, teach Sunday School.
    President Carter teaches Sunday School nearly every Sunday at his home church, Maranatha Baptist Church, Gary Greenwood said. The Greenwoods sat on the front pew as President Carter taught the lesson from the book of Romans and talked of God’s grace and that people should get along with one another. He also talked about the Apostle Paul, the writer of the New Testament Letter to the Romans.

  • Teacher Spotlight: Karen Long

    By Trevor Browning
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    True versatility is a rare characteristic. It’s not something that can be learned, it’s a natural talent that is born within a person and ignited as they discover passion and purpose. Mrs. Karen Long is the embodiment of that versatility, a shining example of achievement fueled by passion and dedication based on purpose.

  • Resident faces 97 charges after dead horses found on Trimble County farm

    By DAVE TAYLOR
    The Trimble Banner
    A 33-year-old Bedford woman was arrested Thursday after the remains of 15 dead horses and several dead rabbits were found on her farm on Perkinson Lane in Trimble County.

  • Horses recovering in Oldham

    By AMANDA MANNING
    Landmark News Service
    Thirteen horses that were found starving and alive among other dead horses in Trimble County have been recovering in Oldham County for the past week.  
    The Trimble County Sheriff’s office and the Henry and Trimble County Animal Control discovered multiple dead animals on Trimble County resident Marlena Robinson’s property. Robinson now faces 53 counts of animal cruelty second degree and 44 counts of disposition of carcasses within 48 hours.

  • Teacher Spotlight: Rene Craig

    By Trevor Browning
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    I’d like to start off by saying that I’ve never been a huge fan of mathematics. Numbers have never exactly been something that I was able to identify with—as long as I can remember, my math classes, from basic math to algebra, have perplexed and frustrated me to a great extent. I was always at a point where I “just didn’t get it” or I simply gave up—this all changed, however, when I met Ms. René Craig.

  • Additional charge from auditor among school board topics

    By CRYSTAL CAUDILLO
    Special to The Trimble Banner

  • Lady Raiders claim three wins in hectic schedule

    By DAVE TAYLOR
    The Trimble Banner
    Playing with perhaps a slight letdown following their recent Final Four appearance in the All A Classic, the Trimble County Lady Raiders nevertheless reeled off three victories in the past week, including a 47-26 drubbing of District 29 foe North Oldham on Friday, a 65-28 triumph over Henry County on Saturday and a 52-42 defeat of Gallatin County Monday night.

  • Raiders continue to show steady improvement

    By DAVE TAYLOR
    The Trimble Banner
    It is understandable if a casual fan may have dreaded the rematch between Trimble County’s boys’ varsity and visiting Walton-Verona Saturday. WV had worked the Raiders over pretty thoroughly when the two teams met in the opening round of the Eighth Region All A tournament last month. Pretty probably shouldn’t be used while mentioning that game as Trimble wound up on the short end of a 74-27 score.

  • Bow to Williamstown by 15

    By DAVE TAYLOR
    The Trimble Banner
    The Trimble County Raiders battled strong against Williamstown Thursday, overcoming a seven-point halftime deficit to take a seven-point lead with 1:38 remaining to play in the third quarter. Unfortunately for Trimble, the wheels came off the Raider scoring machine in the final eight minutes of play and the visiting Demons left Bedford with a 67-52 win.