Today's News

  • Swiss miss attends Switzerland Co. High, competes in athletics

    The Trimble Banner

  • Hamburg fraulein has returned twice since exchange term

    The Trimble Banner

  • Cares for Life 5K Run/Walk planned for April 16 in Bedford

    Trimble CARES Coalition is hosting a “CARES FOR LIFE 5K Run/Walk” in the city of Bedford on Saturday, April 16, 2016. This run/walk is to bring unity to Trimble County and take a stand against substance use and cancer!
    Organizers say this will be a large substance-free event. Activities for children will be available as well as substance abuse and primary health resources.
    All proceeds will benefit “Trimble County Relay for Life” and “Trimble CARES Coalition.”

  • Burkhardt serves as Rep. Rand page

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Milton resident Zachary Burkhardt served as a Page for State Representative Rick Rand (D-Bedford) in Frankfort, on March 1, on Legislative Page Day. His duties included delivering materials and messages while the General Assembly was in session. Burkhardt’s day was filled with fun, educational opportunities.

  • Fiscal court begins discussion regarding planning and zoning in county, Milton and Bedford

    The Trimble Banner
    The members of Trimble County Fiscal Court opened discussion during their March 21 meeting regarding a proposed order to approve a joint planning commission in conjunction with the county and the cities of Milton and Bedford. No action was taken during the meeting.

  • Trimble County Sheriff’s Department Call Log

    Monday, March 14
    9:26 a.m., welfare check, 895 Thorn Hill Rd
    9:59 a.m., suspicious vehicle, Sulphur Bedford Rd & Hwy 42W
    2:55 p.m., illegal burn, Devin Dr
    3:44 p.m., animal complaint, Cutshaw Ln
    4:51 p.m., patrol requested, 10430 Hwy 421N
    Tuesday, March 15
    10:48 a.m., property dispute, 10328 Hwy 421N
    10:59 a.m., traffic stop, 12926 Hwy 421N
    2:02 p.m., process service, 632 West St
    2:14 p.m., process service, 25 High Ridge Ct
    2:39 p.m., process service, 821 Lower Middle Creek 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 the week of March 14:


  • Medicine

    While returning from a day full of errands with my children, my eldest and I were in a conversation regarding the taste of medications. I wondered aloud why some of the prettiest colored elixirs were hiding the most abominable of flavors. It seems to be a cruel hoax to play on a trusting young child.

  • Spring gardening on a budget

    If you are a gardener or are thinking about gardening, spring is definitely a welcome season. Gardening can save you a significant amount of money at the grocery store. If you are planting a produce garden and it can also add curb appeal to your home, increasing your home’s value. However, did you know that there are some considerations that you should keep in mind to save money when planning your spring garden?

  • Eastern tent caterpillar egg hatch begins in Central Ky.

    Eastern tent caterpillar egg hatch was reported March 17 in Scott County.