Today's News

  • Drama seniors take final bow

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    This weekend, the TCHS Drama club performed their first annual senior showcase with their production of Neil Simon’s “Barefoot in the Park.” The show, which was a critical and commercial success, told the story of a newlywed couple Paul and Corie Bratter, as they navigate through the early stages of marriages—a bumpy journey complete with eccentric neighbors and nervous mother-in-laws.

  • School finances outlined

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  • Track stars wrap up season at regional, state meets

    Staff Report
    Track records broken during Regional Meet

  • Blessed are the sinners

    Although I’m not a huge fan of doughnuts -- they’re not sweet enough for me to justify ingesting all those calories -- as soon as I walked into work the other day, I made a beeline for the box of Dunkin Donuts leftover from the day before.
    Before I knew it, one of them made its way from the box and into my mouth.
    I didn’t want to eat it, but I did anyway.


    May 21, 1987 (30 Years Ago)
    Northern Kentucky University has offered the possibility of college courses in Carrollton beginning with the Fall 1987 Semester. The most likely courses would be Introduction to Psychology, Introduction to English, Algebra I, Introduction to Sociology and a beginner computer class. Two graduate level courses may also be offered for teachers who are working on their Masters Degree or Rank I certificate.

  • Honor our patriots this Memorial Day

    Patriotism is a virtue that makes our country great. That is why we set aside specific days on our calendar to honor fallen soldiers, remember our military veterans, and celebrate American history.
    One of those days is Memorial Day, which we celebrate this upcoming weekend.

  • Massie: Don’t tax Social Security benefits

    On May 19th, I re-introduced the Senior Citizens Tax Elimination Act (H.R. 2552). This bill would assist our struggling middle class by eliminating an unnecessary and unjust double-tax on seniors.

  • Handgun complaint leads to arrest

    A Madison man was arrested on several drug charges during an investigation that stemmed from a complaint of a man brandishing a handgun, according to Madison Police Chief Dan Thurston.
    At approximately 6:45 p.m., Friday, May 12, 2017, the City of Madison Police Department received a call of a subject on Vaughn Drive, near the Madison Milton Bridge who had brandished a handgun. Lieutenant Simpson and Patrolman Bowles responded to the area.

  • Memorial Day kicks off summer boating season

    By Kevin Kelly
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    FRANKFORT, Ky. – Kentucky’s lakes and streams are bound to be crowded with anglers, paddlers and pleasure boaters during the upcoming Memorial Day holiday weekend.
    Boating safety officials want everyone to have a safe and enjoyable experience on the water.

  • Trimble County Community Calendar

    Saturday, May 27
    Commencement Exercises for the Trimble County High School Class of 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at the TCHS gymnasium.
    Monday, May 29
    Trimble’s Memorial Day services, coordinated by the Bedford Rotary Club, will be held in the courtyard of the Trimble County Courthouse at 10:30 a.m. Everyone is encouraged to attend.
    Tuesday, May 30
    Trimble County Board of Elections will inspect voting machines at 2:00 p.m. in preparation for the special Nickel Tax Election, set to be held June 13.