Today's News

  • 7 selected Governor’s Scholars

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The Trimble County High School Class of 2015 is sending more students to the Governor’s Scholars Program than ever before. A record seven students were chosen for the 2014 summer program. Each student will have a choice from several programs to study while preparing for his/her future.

  • Memorial Day Service Monday at Courthouse lawn
  • Your brain and overcoming addiction

    Compiled by Rev. Patrice Joy Masterson, MA, Reiki Master Instructor
    From Suzanne Hanna, PhD. The Transparent Brain During Addictions:
    What Neuroscience Says about Attachment and Treatment

  • Ode to the greatly offended

    One night several weeks ago, my husband said good night, ran into the bedroom and locked the door — something he’s done dozens of times, always in a playful, good-natured way, always unlocking it within seconds.
    I usually laugh, except when I don’t, like that one night several weeks ago.
    That night, for whatever reason, I decided to be Greatly Offended.


    Aug. 16, 1984 (30 Years Ago)
    Madalyn Wood had her last day as Postmaster at the Milton Post Office on Aug., 3, 1984. Mrs. Wood, 69, first started working at the post office in January 1964 under then-postmaster Milton Snyder, Sr. When Snyder retired in 1970, Mrs. Wood was his replacement.

  • State ranks high among USA in river, rail transportation

    Over the last several weeks, there has been renewed discussion about two of Kentucky’s oldest forms of transportation: rivers and railroads.
    Late last month, the General Assembly’s Budget Review Subcommittee on Transportation dedicated part of its monthly meeting to learn more about the central role Kentucky plays when it comes to barge traffic.

  • Hanover to host John Dean

    Marking the 40th anniversary of Richard Nixon’s resignation as U.S. president, John W. Dean, who served as White House Counsel during the Nixon administration, will be on the Hanover College campus Wednesday, Oct. 1 to present “Vietnam and Watergate.”

  • Readers on Vacation

    Thursday, Aug. 14
    Milton City Commission meets at the Milton Municipal Building at 7 p.m.
    Friday, Aug. 15
    The 25th Annual Bedford Bash, sponsored by the Bedford Loan& Deposit Bank, will be held on the Courthouse Square in Bedford.
    Saturday, Aug. 16
    Trimble County Historical Society, 1 p.m. at the Trimble County Public Library. Monthly business meeting and discussion on local cemeteries.
    Sunday, Aug. 17

  • Baptist Health, La Grange upcoming maternity events

    LOUISVILLE, KY. - Following is information regarding maternity events and classes sponsored by Baptist Health LaGrange during August and September. Registration is required for all classes by calling 502-222-3617 (toll-free at 888-222-8071) or online at BaptistHealthLaGrange.com. Classes are free unless otherwise noted.