Today's News

  • Former Madison driver now leads H1 Unlimited

    Hydroplane racing champion Steve David has been named Interim Chairman of H1 Unlimited, governing body for Unlimited hydroplane racing, following the exit of former chairman Sam Cole.
    David confirmed the development to The Trimble Banner on Saturday night, Sept. 13, in the middle of San Diego Bayfair race weekend where the Unlimiteds are racing on Mission Bay in southern California.
    Rumors of Cole's impending exit had surfaced weeks ago when the Unlimiteds were racing in the Tri-Cities, Wash. Cole had served as chairman of organization for the past decade.

  • Festival is time to celebrate Kentucky’s delicious apples!

    Nothing beats a cool refreshing apple, one of nature’s natural, nutritious gifts, and even the wrapping is edible.  


    Thursday, Sept. 11
    Trimble County Senior Citizens Trip to the Zoo at 4 p.m. at the River Point Park in Carrollton.
    Milton City Commission meets at 7 p.m. at the Milton Municipal Building.
    Sat.-Sun., Sept. 13-14
    The Trimble County Apple Festival will be held on the courthouse square. Visit trimbleapplefest.org for more information.
    Sunday, Sept. 14
    Hopewell Community Church - Annual Homecoming Sunday School - 10 a.m.; Worship Service - 11 a.m. Dinner on the ground after the service. Everyone Welcome!
    Monday, Sept. 15

  • Small Ruminant Profit School starting Oct. 4
  • Electronic case filing to be available in Henry, Oldham and Trimble

    FRANKFORT, Ky. – Starting Monday, attorneys with civil cases from Henry, Oldham and Trimble counties will be able to file them electronically when the state court system launches a pilot of its eFiling program in the counties.

  • Hanover to host college fair

    Hanover College will host a college fair for students from surrounding counties on Thursday, Sept. 25, in room 102 of the Horner Health and Recreation Center.
    The fair, which runs from 6-7:30 p.m., is open to prospective students from Jefferson, Scott, Ripley, Jennings, Dearborn and Switzerland counties in Indiana, and Trimble and Carroll counties in Kentucky.
    In addition, Richard Nash, director of financial aid, will provide two opportunities for parents and students to discuss general financial aid information. The sessions take place at 5:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.

  • Trimble County Sheriff’s Department Call Log

    Monday, Aug. 25
    9:26 a.m., medication theft, 600 block Gossom Ln
    10:23 a.m., shoplifting, Bedford Valero
    1:21 p.m., personal injury accident, 202 Hwy 421N
    3:08 p.m., attempt to locate, Luckett Ave
    3:46 p.m., attempt to locate, 138 Old Hwy 227 N
    11:16 a.m., warrant service, Bluegrass Ct
    Tuesday, Aug. 26
    11:39 a.m., personal injury accident, Hwy 42E at Bedford Baptist Church
    1:05 p.m., suspicious vehicle, Rhea Dr
    3:09 p.m., process service, 10500 block Hwy 421N

  • Fire personnel respond to calls

    Staff Report
    Trimble County’s emergency personnel responded to a traffic accident at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday near Milton.
    The driver, Christopher Lyons, was heading west on Hwy 36 in a dump truck owned by Sedam Contracting Company LLC of Louisville. Lyons, who was hauling a load of dirt, went off the right shoulder of the roadway for unknown reasons, overturning on its side in a field one mile from Milton.


    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 of August 26, 2014.

  • You’ve got the Interview Now What?

    You’ve got the interview—now what? Once you have the interview scheduled, make sure that you are ready to impress your potential employer. Employers are looking for applicants that know how to make a good impression. When preparing for an interview--think about your personal appearance, researching the company, and the dos and don’ts of interviewing. The first impression is the most important.