Today's News

  • National Fire Prevention Week is Oct. 8-14

    You and your family are fast asleep when the smoke alarm sounds:
    Do you know what to do?
    Consider this scenario: It’s 2 o’clock in the morning. You and your family are fast asleep when you awaken to the smoke alarm sounding and the smell of smoke. What do you do? If you and your family don’t have a plan in place, it could jeopardize your safety, or even prove deadly.

  • Milton establishes Code Enforcement Board, address personnel policies and bank draft

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The Milton City Commission meeting from August 10 was productive as the commissioners discussed reviewing the personnel policies, code enforcement, ethics ordinances, and setting up automatic bank draft for customers.

  • Bedford Commissioners approve software update

    The Trimble Banner
    Mayor Todd Pollock called a special meeting of the Bedford City Commission for 10 a.m. on Oct. 2 to get approval for a one-time payment to move Bedford City past history from Software Solutions to Muni-Link, the new billing system.

  • Local circuit court clerk celebrates 25 years of Kentucky Circuit Court Clerks’ Trust For Life at AOC college

    FRANKFORT, Ky. – Trimble County Circuit Court Clerk Stacy M. Bruner joined fellow circuit clerks in celebrating the 25th anniversary of their Trust For Life program as part of the 2017 Circuit Court Clerks Fall College that took place Sept. 17-20 in Covington. The Kentucky Association of Circuit Court Clerks created the Kentucky Circuit Court Clerks’ Trust For Life to educate Kentuckians about the life-saving mission of organ donation. The program was the first of its kind in the United States.


    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 decisions were rendered in Trimble District Court during the week of Oct. 2, 2017, with the Honorable Judge Jerry D. Crosby II presiding:

  • Public invited to Raider Round Table

    Trimble County Public Schools will host the first Raider Round Table event on Thursday, Oct. 19 at 6 p.m. at Bedford Elementary School.
    The Raider Round Table is the first of several forums addressed at making change and creating growth for Trimble County students. Superintendent Steve Miracle will address the assemblage about current programs and the future of Trimble County Public Schools.
    Free dinner will be provided for the entire family. Activities for the children will be provided by the staff of the Trimble County Public Library.

  • Report card reviewed for Trimble Public Schools

    The 2016-17 school year is a transition period away from the Unbridled Learning Accountability Model to a new accountability, model. The new model is expected to be in to be in effect in the 20117-18 school year.

    Schools, District and State did NOT receive:
    An overall score (combining Learners and PR-
    (Program review)
    Component scores (Learners and PR individually)
    Classifications of labels
    Schools, District and State DID receive:

  • Raiders blanked at W-V
  • Wiffle ball tourney, chili cook off to benefit Little League

    A wiffle ball coed tournament and chili cookoff, hosted by the Trimble County Little League, will be held Saturday, Nov. 11 at the Trimble County Park.
    The entry fee for wiffle ball is $100 per team and each team will consist of a minimum of six players, including three girls and three boys. The tournament will be played with baseball rules.
    The first game will start at 9 a.m. Saturday morning. Games will continue to be played throughout the day until the tournament is completed with a winner.

  • Lady Raiders fall short in rivalry rumble at Carrollton

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    The border rivalry between the neighboring Carroll County Lady Panthers and the Trimble County Lady Raiders was played out on the volleyball court in Carrollton on Tuesday, Oct. 3, with the hosts taking a 2-0 win on scores of 25-12 and 25-14.