Today's News

  • Apple festival organization seeks applications for grants

    The Trimble County Apple Festival (TCAF) is a non-profit all volunteer organization with a mission to raise funds for local schools, civic and community groups or activities, which support and promote the betterment of our children, citizens and/or community.
    This year TCAF will be awarding some mini-grants to local groups. Total funds available and the number of grants awarded will be determined by the Trimble County Apple Festival committee based on its annual net proceeds of the festival.  
    Grant application request is a maximum of $500 per group.

  • Bedford Rotary Club welcomes Dist. Governor

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The Bedford Rotary Club welcomed both current District Governor Stuart Alexander and Assistant Governor JoAnn Hepperman to our club meeting on Dec. 6.  This is an annual event our club looks forward to and prepares for. The meeting was very upbeat and, like governors before, Alexander was aware of Bedford Rotary’s important involvement in many service activities for our community. We seem to be ahead of the many clubs in our district in this regard, as Alexander noted.  

  • Trimble County Community Calendar

    Thursday, Dec. 15
    Tri-County Community Action Agency’s Board of Directors will meet on Thursday Dec. 15, 2016 at 10:00 a.m., at the Tri-County Community Action Agency’s Henry County office located at 125 Park Road, New Castle. The public is invited to attend. Tri-County CAA provides services in Henry, Oldham and Trimble Counties.
    The Trimble County High School Drama Club presents the musical “White Christmas” at 7:00 p.m.
    Saturday, Dec. 17

  • Trimble County Sheriff’s Department Call Log

    Monday, Dec. 5
    2:32 p.m., traffic stop, Luckett Ave
    3:58 p.m., fight, Martini Ln
    4:18 p.m., abandoned vehicle, Hwy 316
    5:08 p.m., alarm, 2274 U.S. Hwy 42E
    Wednesday, Dec. 7
    8:07 a.m., criminal mischief complaint, 3789 Peck Pike
    8:25 a.m., warrant service, 4800 block Peck Pike
    10:25 p.m., alarm, 1750 Bells Ridge Rd
    Thursday, Dec. 8
    7:40 a.m., fatality, Hwy 36 one mile east of Milton (see story on Page 1)
    10:42 a.m., lockout, DG Sports
    10:58 a.m., warrant service, 4200 block New Hope Rd


    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 during the week of Dec. 5, 2016, with the Honorable Judge Diane Wheeler presiding:

  • Milton bids city attorney adieu

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The Milton City Commission met for its regularly scheduled meeting last Thursday night at the municipal building in Milton. Mayor Denny Jackson opened the meeting with a discussion about the sidewalk project on Ferry Street near the boat dock. No action was taken but the commission is still working on the project that includes a small grant to help fund it.

  • Drama club carols at children’s hospital

    By Trevor Browning
    Special to The Trimble Banner

  • Wet/dry local option election set Tuesday for Bedford voters

    Managing Editor

  • Donna Frazier identified as hit/run victim in Milton

    The Trimble Banner
    Kentucky State Police investigators from Campbellsburg Post 5 are continuing to seek input from the public regarding the Dec. 8 traffic death of 28-year-old Donna Frazier on Ky. 36 in Milton. At this time there has been no arrest nor has a suspect been identified in the vehicle/pedestrian hit and run accident.

  • Kentucky State Police investigating fatal hit and run in Milton

    MILTON Ky. – On Thursday, Dec. 8th, 2016 at 7:40 a.m. Dispatchers with Kentucky State Police Post 5 Campbellsburg received a call from a motorist stating a female had been struck by a vehicle and was still laying in the roadway.