Today's News

  • Senator wraps up final week of session

    Long nights, intense debate, and media attention from across the globe wrapped up what started as a quiet final week of the 2017 Session of the Kentucky General Assembly. Minutes before the Senate gaveled out for good, Governor Matt Bevin called this session the most productive in history.  It was truly an honor to work alongside the governor with the new House Majority to pass many great initiatives for our commonwealth.

  • Rep. Rand lists summaries of approved bills

    It’s been good to be back among the people of the 47th House District since the adjournment of the 2017 session of the Kentucky General Assembly on March 30.  I’ve enjoyed talking to so many of you about the many issues we faced and the final decisions that were made, some with my support and some without.

  • Trimble native, Asbury Seminary founder H.C. Morrison subject of upcoming local events

    The Trimble Banner
    Trimble County native, Dr. Henry Clay Morrison, was born March 10, 1857 and died March 24, 1942. His father, James Morrison married a widow, Emily Durham English of Danville, and they moved to Westport with her daughter, also named Emily.

  • Trimble County Community Calendar

    Thursday, April 13
    Milton City Commission will meet at 7 p.m. at the Milton Municipal Building.
    Bedford Christian Church will be hosting a Maundy Thursday service at 7:00 p.m. Everyone is invited to come and share in the remembrance of Jesus’ last supper.
    Bedford United Methodist Church will host at service of Holy Communion beginning at 7:00 p.m.
    Friday, April 14

  • Bedford Rotary hosts middle school Beta Club

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The members of the Bedford Rotary Club always impressed by the Trimble County Middle School BETA students and their projects.


    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 County District Court during the week of April 3, 2017, with the Honorable Karen Conrad presiding:

  • Meet entrepreneur Debbie Crawford

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    It is not surprising that business owner and executive producer Debbie Crawford owns and operates several businesses. With such an adventurous spirit and multitude of talents success continues to follow her.

  • Fire safety for turkey hunters

    FRANKFORT, Ky. - With the start of youth spring turkey hunting season, the Kentucky Division of Forestry is urging hunters carrying on the state’s rich hunting traditions to be especially careful during Spring Forest Fire Season.
    KDF offers the following tips for a wildfire-safe hunting experience.
    ·BE CAREFUL WITH ALL FIRES: Whether a campfire, gas lantern, cook stove, barbecue, etc., all can quickly start fires in dry forests.

  • Trimble gospel group recording new album

    Managing Editor
    The vocals and basic instrument tracks are “in the can” for a new upcoming album by Trimble County’s gospel music ensemble, The Infinite Realm.