Today's News

  • Raiders celebrate
  • Rotary Club hosts Rep. Rick Rand

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Representative Rick Rand (D-Bedford), our representative for the 47th House District of Kentucky, took time from his busy schedule to address the Bedford Rotary Club on key happenings of the recent Kentucky General Assembly, which completed its 30-day session on March 30. Rand’s annual visit to our club is always valued—especially our opportunity to engage in a question and answer period Rick always takes time for.

  • Trimble County Community Calendar

    Thursday April 20
    Trimble County High School’s Artapalooza will be held from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the high school. Please join us for an evening of art appreciation & support. There will be performances by the band, drama class and dance class as well as much student art on display. Light refreshments will be served.
    Friday, April 21

  • Stabbing incident in Madison

    Staff Report
    The Madison City Police Department arrested a 31-year-old Madison man in connection with a stabbing incident, which resulted in injuries to three individuals, according to a news release from MPD Chief Dan Thurston.


    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 judgments were rendered in Trimble County District Court during the week of April 10, 2017, with the Honorable Diana E. Wheeler presiding:

  • Mark Your Calendar

    The Trimble County Fair Board has announced the dates for the 2017 Trimble County Fair. This year’s Trimble County Fair will be held beginning Monday, June 19 and continuing through Saturday, June 24.

  • Nickel tax petition submitted to clerk

    Managing Editor
    A petition challenging the nickel tax levied recently by the Trimble County Board of Education has been returned to Trimble County Clerk Tina Browning. The petition seeks a recall election in an attempt to allow all voters in the county to have a vote on the issue.

  • Public inspects P&Z Comprehensive Plan

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The Trimble County Planning and Zoning Commission held a public hearing on April 11 at the old Trimble County Middle School gymnasium to provide the public with an opportunity to view the goals and objectives drafted for the Trimble County Comprehensive Plan. This was a time for the citizens of Bedford and Milton to provide input, ask questions and voice concerns with the plan.

  • Cutshaw horse is champion in equine event at Ohio Expo Center

    Show Me Sterling, a seven-year-old appaloosa owned by Guy Gene Cutshaw of Milton, took top honors in the Equine Affaire’s Versatile Horse & Rider Competition, held April 7, 2017, at the Ohio Expo Center Coliseum in Columbus, Ohio.

  • Evangelist marker dedication Sunday

    Managing Editor
    Numerous organizations, under the leadership of the Trimble County Historical Society, will pay homage to Trimble County native, Dr. Henry Clay Morrison, Sunday, at the Hickory Grove United Methodist Church at 2:00 p.m.
    Morrison, a well-known international evangelist, publisher and author in the late Nineteenth and early Twentieth centuries, twice served as president of Asbury College (now University) in Wilmore, and founded Asbury Theological Seminary in 1923.