Today's News

  • Motorist alert: harvest increases number of slow-moving vehicles on rural roads

    Louisville, KY – As harvest season gets underway across Kentucky, there is an increased likelihood that drivers will more frequently encounter slow-moving farm equipment on the roadways. The staff of Kentucky Farm Bureau urges motorists to slow down and share the road this fall, especially in celebration of National Farm Safety & Health Week, Sept. 21-27.
    Kentucky motorists should be on the lookout for an increase in farm equipment on the roadways during the fall harvest, like this tractor with its orange slow-moving vehicle symbol.

  • New teacher, budget, athletic complex top agenda

    Special to The Trimble Banner

  • First responders appreciated
  • Oct. 4 golf scramble to benefit AAU, fire victims

    The Trimble County AAU boys’ basketball program is hosting the 1st Annual Backwards Golf Scramble on Saturday, Oct. 4 at the Cardinal Hills Golf Course, 335 Stark Lane in Bedford.
    The scramble will begin with a shotgun start at 9 a.m. Lunch will be served starting at Noon. Prizes and giveaways will be distributed throughout the day. The event will also feature Long Drive and Long Putt contests.
    Hole sponsors are being sought at $150 a hole. The entry fee for golfers is $50 per person. Area golfers are encouraged to bring your own team.

  • Resurfacing to begin on I-71 in Henry and Trimble

    Louisville, KY – Motorists traveling on northbound Interstate 71 in Henry and Trimble Counties are seeing construction signs being installed this week. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet recently awarded a contract for asphalt resurfacing on the northbound lanes of I-71 between the KY 55 overpass in Henry County and the Trimble/Carroll County line (mile points 37.1 to 38.8). Contract crews were scheduled to begin work on Sept. 24 performing pavement base failure repairs in advance of asphalt paving.

  • Runnin’ Raiders compete twice

    By Renee Baird
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    It was an exciting weekend for the Trimble County Cross Country teams! The middle and elementary schools competed at the Trinity/Valkyrie Invitational at Tom Sawyer Park in Louisville Friday night.

  • Raiders fall to Bethlehem 41-16

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The TCHS football Raiders were flying high as they traveled to Bardstown last Friday night to take on the Bethlehem Eagles. The contest prior to the Eagles game ended with an overdue victory for the Raiders against the Jackson County Generals 30-22.

  • Treasurer warns of new scam

    Frankfort, KY - Kentucky Treasurer Todd Hollenbach says scam artists are at work again calling Kentuckians with the news that they’ve won a $2.5-million dollar international sweepstakes but to claim the prize they’re required to first wire $1,295 cash to the scammers.

  • Arnold, Dunaway attend state prosecutors’ conference

    Staff Report
    Trimble County Attorney Perry Arnold and Assistant County Attorney Michael S. Dunaway attended the Kentucky Prosecutors’ Conference in Lexington last month. The annual conference is held to update state prosecutors on new developments in criminal law, methods of evidence collections and the latest trial techniques.

  • Trimble County News of Public Record

    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 the week off September 16, 2014.