Today's News

  • Meth bust nets 3 arrests

    The Trimble Banner
    Three individuals were arrested at a Milton residence on Thursday evening, Nov. 12, according to the Trimble County Sheriff’s Office.
    The Trimble County Sheriff’s Department, Kentucky State Police, the Carroll County Sheriff’s Department, Carroll County Child Protective Services and the Trimble County EMS all became involved in an investigation out of Carroll County in which authorities there were attempting to locate a runaway juvenile, according to Trimble County Sheriff Tim Coons.

  • Milton veteran spent career serving in Army

    Landmark News Service
    The military has been a part of roughly half of Wesley Verner’s life. A native of Phoenix, Ariz., he joined the United States Army after graduating high school in 1992. He left for Ft. Knox, Ky., on Aug. 13, 1992, for his basic training and also completed his Advanced Individual Training schooling at Ft. Knox.
    He retired as a staff sergeant after 20-and-a-half years of service.

  • Halloween night in Bedford
  • Trimble County Sheriff’s Department Call Log

    Monday, Nov. 2
    10:26 a.m., juvenile beyond control, 9245 Hwy. 421 N.
    Tuesday, Nov. 3
    8:25 a.m., miscellaneous complaint, Milton Elementary.
    9:09 a.m., animal complaint, Hwy 421 N.
    4:01 p.m., burglary, Ogden Ridge Rd.
    4:13 p.m., burglary, 2714 Bells Ridge Rd.
    10:19 p.m., knock and talk, 4248 New Hope Rd.
    Wednesday, Nov. 4
    2:26 p.m., nonemergency medical transport, Our Lady of Peace.
    6:03 p.m., inspection, 168 Trout Ridge Rd.
    Thursday, Nov. 5


    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 Nov. 2:

  • Horse industry wants equine tax equity

    FRANKFORT—Supporters of Kentucky’s $4 billion horse industry will hoof it to Frankfort next legislative session intent on getting an equine sales tax equity bill passed into law.

  • So This Is Halloween?

    What has happened to Halloween?  Every year I launch into the planning and development phase of my All Hallows Eve décor. I develop a theme, search for props, and throw myself headlong into the project. Last year I saw a decoration with an intriguing name at a particular store. As I considered this item I was disappointed in the lack of imagination that went into the design. Stealing the name, I immediately began to plan my vision.

  • Talking turkey: Tips for selecting and preparing your special holiday bird

    To ensure that foodborne illness isn’t a guest at your holiday table, follow these tips from USDA when buying and preparing your turkey.
    When buying a turkey, allow one pound per person. If you buy a fresh turkey, check the “sell by” or “use by” date to make sure that it really is fresh, and buy it only 1 or 2 days before you cook it.

  • Using body condition scores as indicators of herd health

    Early winter is an optimum time to prepare your spring-calving herd for reproductive success. Adequate nutrition from about 50 to 80 days prior to calving is critical to maximizing a cow’s ability to rebreed and maintain a 365-day calving interval according to Les Anderson, University of Kentucky Extension Beef specialist. A cow that gets inadequate nutrition or is thin at calving and breeding will take longer to come into heat and will require more services to conceive.

  • Corrected TCHS honor roll

    EDITOR’S NOTE: The honor roll information published last week for Trimble County High School was sent to us in reverse order. The corrected version is published below.
    All As
    Freshmen: Cree Beeles, Billy Bell, Logan Clifford, Hannah Congleton, R.J. Corley, Alexis England, Brody Fugate, Zachary Haller, Alyssa Hano, Seth Kunselman, Dane Lacefield, Jessica Liter, Keegan May, Storm Mitchell, Hannah Miracle, Landon Sutherland, Lauryn Tuttle, Sandra Washington and Grant Weaver