Today's News

  • Riddle arraigned in Cable murder case

    The Trimble Banner
    Timothy Riddle was arraigned in Trimble County District Court Tuesday in connection with the Valentine’s Day shooting death of his former girlfriend, 38-year-old Lora Ann Cable, at her place of employment, First You Medical Center located at 18 Alexander Avenue just off U.S. Highway 42 in Bedford.

  • Lady Raiders claim three wins in hectic schedule

    The Trimble Banner
    Playing with perhaps a slight letdown following their recent Final Four appearance in the All A Classic, the Trimble County Lady Raiders nevertheless reeled off three victories in the past week, including a 47-26 drubbing of District 29 foe North Oldham on Friday, a 65-28 triumph over Henry County on Saturday and a 52-42 defeat of Gallatin County Monday night.

  • Raiders continue to show steady improvement

    The Trimble Banner
    It is understandable if a casual fan may have dreaded the rematch between Trimble County’s boys’ varsity and visiting Walton-Verona Saturday. WV had worked the Raiders over pretty thoroughly when the two teams met in the opening round of the Eighth Region All A tournament last month. Pretty probably shouldn’t be used while mentioning that game as Trimble wound up on the short end of a 74-27 score.

  • Bow to Williamstown by 15

    The Trimble Banner
    The Trimble County Raiders battled strong against Williamstown Thursday, overcoming a seven-point halftime deficit to take a seven-point lead with 1:38 remaining to play in the third quarter. Unfortunately for Trimble, the wheels came off the Raider scoring machine in the final eight minutes of play and the visiting Demons left Bedford with a 67-52 win.


    Feb. 5, 1987 (30 Years Ago)
    WAVE-TV with the help of Bedford Fire Department dispatcher Tyler Tilley has put Bedford on the weather map by reporting daily on the city’s weather conditions and rainfall. The 15-year-old Trimble County High School sophomore reports directly to WAVE-TV meteorologist Tom Wills. The TV station provided the fire department with a set of thermometers and a rain gauge.

  • Additional charge from auditor among school board topics

    Special to The Trimble Banner

  • Teacher Spotlight: Rene Craig

    By Trevor Browning
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    I’d like to start off by saying that I’ve never been a huge fan of mathematics. Numbers have never exactly been something that I was able to identify with—as long as I can remember, my math classes, from basic math to algebra, have perplexed and frustrated me to a great extent. I was always at a point where I “just didn’t get it” or I simply gave up—this all changed, however, when I met Ms. René Craig.

  • Kentucky pair arrested in Madison for passing forged payroll checks

    At approximately 1:45 p.m., Wednesday, February 1, 2017, the City of Madison Police Department received a call of a subject inside German American Bank at 430 Clifty Drive with a fraudulent check.  Lieutenant Dan Slygh, Senior Patrolman Ricky Harris and Patrolman Brian Wyatt responded to the scene.


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    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 renderd in Trimble County District Court on Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017, with the Honorable JudgeDiana E. Wheeler presiding:

  • Horses recovering in Oldham

    Landmark News Service
    Thirteen horses that were found starving and alive among other dead horses in Trimble County have been recovering in Oldham County for the past week.  
    The Trimble County Sheriff’s office and the Henry and Trimble County Animal Control discovered multiple dead animals on Trimble County resident Marlena Robinson’s property. Robinson now faces 53 counts of animal cruelty second degree and 44 counts of disposition of carcasses within 48 hours.