Today's News

  • Newspapers welcome new graphics designer

    The News-Democrat              The Trimble Banner
    After working his entire career in Madison, Ind., graphic designer Darrel Taylor decided it was time for a change. He joined the staff at The Trimble Banner and The News-Democrat Jan. 5, as the new graphic designer.


    Sunday, Feb. 1
    Bedford New Life Assembly of God Church would like to invite the community to join them on SUNDAY mornings at 10:30 am. (The church is located next to the Trimble County Courthouse in the old Public Library.) Come check out our vision for the community and learn about our Core Values such as Generosity of Spirit and Spirit-Empowered Believers. (Worship God.)
    Monday, Feb. 2
    The Trimble County Board of Education will meet at the school administration building on Wentworth Avenue in Bedford at 6 p.m.
    Saturday, Feb. 7

  • Circuit Clerk’s office going live with new accounts receivable program

    Staff Report
    Trimble County is scheduled to go live with the new court system’s Accounts Receivable program on Monday, Feb. 2, 2015, according to Trimble County Circuit Court Clerk Stacy Bruner. There are 74 counties using the AR program, Bruner said.

  • Trimble County Sheriff’s Department Call Log

    Tuesday, Jan. 20
    1:29 p.m., juvenile out of control, 4800 block Hwy 42W
    2:46 p.m., process service, 1400 block Martini Ln
    Wednesday, Jan. 21
    10:35 a.m., school visit, 2380 Hwy 22E
    10:42 a.m., welfare check, Charlie Purvis Rd
    11:57 a.m., EMS medical call, Trimble County High School
    1:43 p.m., 911 hangup or unverified, 100 block Rowlett Ln
    Thursday, Jan. 22
    6:25 a.m., traffic stop, post office
    Friday, Jan. 23
    8:37 a.m., personal injury accident, McDowell Ln


    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 in Trimble District Court the week of Jan. 19, 2015:

  • Trimble’s permanent Indiana University connection

    The Trimble Banner
    Indiana University’s Bloomington campus has a permanent tie to Trimble County, Ky. Named for a Trimble County native, IU’s Lee Norvelle Theatre and Drama Center—a beautifully designed facility providing state-of-the-art technology, expansive and well-planned workshops, spacious directing and acting studios, and two vital performance spaces—opened in January 2002.

  • Commission okays training incentives

    The Trimble Banner
    The Bedford City Commission Monday approved the second reading of an ordinance per House Bill 119 adopting an incentive program for officials to obtain training related to city government.

  • Girls' tournament action
  • Raiders pull out nail biter over Fort Knox in tourney

    The Trimble Banner
    Coach Johnny Leep’s Trimble County Raiders led by a single digit on the scoreboard with about two minutes left to play but rallied behind a strong closing performance by junior forward Josh Rexroat to race to a 71-62 victory over visiting Fort Knox in the opening round of the Jim Hurst Holiday Classic Monday.

  • Magistrates sworn in