Today's News

  • State officials look to help identity theft victims

    As a crime, identity theft is anything but new. It dates back to biblical times, when Jacob pretended to be his brother to deceive their father, Isaac.
    The term itself was coined in the mid-1960s, but it found new life with the popular rise of the Internet. Now, barely a month passes without news of another breach of personal information that often affects millions of Americans.

  • Judge Feeley attends law conference

    FRANKFORT, Ky.,–Family Court Judge Timothy E. Feeley, who serves Henry, Oldham and Trimble counties, recently participated in the 2015 Family Law Conference at the Administrative Office of the Courts in Frankfort. The AOC provided the education program in May for Kentucky circuit and district judges who oversee cases involving families and children.

  • District gov. addresses Rotary

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Bedford Rotary welcomed District Governor Mike Kull to our July 7th meeting. Mike is serving as our District 6710 Governor during July 2015 through June 2016, and will be visiting all 57 clubs in the District.  Bedford Rotary was his first stop.

  • Elisabeth Goodin guest speaker at Rotary Club

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Elisabeth Goodin, of Trimble County Middle School, has competed successfully in pageants locally and statewide (Rupp Arena) this year.  She is on to Nashville to compete in mini-teen contests nationally during 24–26 July. Bedford Rotary was delighted to welcome her and her father, Keith Goodin, for a brief visit to our June 30 meeting.


    Thursday, July 16
    Trimble County Senior Citizens offsite golf lesson at Cardinal Hills with Don Bowling at 10 a.m.
    Saturday, July 18
    Trimble County Historical Society will meet at 1 p .m. at the Trimble County Public Library. Lynn Hollingsworth will speak about the role Kentucky played in the War of 1812.
    Monday, July 20
    The Trimble County Fiscal Court will meet at 5:30 p.m. at the Judge-Executive’s office meeting room.
    Trimble County Senior Citizens offsite at the Trimble County Public Library Crafts with Amanda at 10:00 a.m.

  • River camping
  • Trimble County Sheriff’s Department Call Log

    Monday, June 29
    5:40 p.m., traffic stop Milton Fire Station 2.
    6:10 p.m., process service block of 100 Hwy 421 N.
    6:18 p.m., process service 100 block of Hardy Creek Rd.
    6:37 p.m., wanted person 702 Hwy 42 W.
    6:47 p.m., process service block of 20 Mandy Ct.
    9:18 p.m., traffic stop Bedford Court House.
    Tuesday, June 30
    6:39 p.m., traffic stop New Hope Rd.
    7:40 p.m., traffic stop Bedford Family Practice.
    7:56 p.m., traffic stop 11556 Hwy 421 N.
    9:22 p.m., traffic stop Milton Fire Station #2.


    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 July 6, 2015:

  • Jet boat to offer passenger service between Madison and Frankfort

    By Sam Smith
    The State Journal
    Rockin’ Thunder Jet Boat Rides will provide the first commercial passenger boat service from Madison, Ind. to Frankfort in nearly a century with the first trip on July 24. The recently reopened locks connecting the Kentucky and Ohio rivers ended the long separation of the two cities.

  • Bedford begins steps to seek funding for sewer update

    The Trimble Banner
    The City of Bedford will hold a public hearing at 9:45 a.m. on Tuesday, July 21, at Bedford City Hall to receive public input regarding possible improvements to the city’s aging wastewater system. The current system was installed in 1981, according to Bedford Mayor Todd Pollock.