Today's News

  • Salute to all TCHS teachers

    By Trevor Browning
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    As I closed out my senior year and came to terms with the fact that high school, the only life I had known so far, was coming to a close; I began to find myself active in the habit of reminiscing. It was this constant habit of newfound reflection that struck me when I was thrust into the world outside TCHS and everything that would soon entail, such as class orientations and college placement tests.

  • Trimble County Community Calendar

    Thursday, June 9
    Milton City Commission will meet at the Milton Municipal Building at 7 p.m.
    Saturday, June 10

  • Property transfers

    The following property transfers were recorded in Trimble County during the week of May 22, 2017:
    Faron W. & Amy S. Craig to William Allan Jr. & Kristin Milner Francis-205 Honeysuckle Lane, Milton. $147,700.00.
    Secretary of HUD to Tina Buchanan-1081 Hwy 421n., Milton. $60,100.00.
    Virgie Sullivan to Mark I & Donna Mullins-209 West St., Bedford. $5,000.00
    German American Bancorp, Inc. to Hubert Michael Simpson-1144-1146 Hwy. 42 West, Bedford. $10,000.00.
    LaDonna Rena Swindall to Tina Buchanan-137 Whitaker Rd., Milton. $18,000.00.

  • TCMS Track at State

    Staff Report
    Thirteen Trimble County Middle School track team members qualified to compete at the KTCCCA Middle School Track Championship on June 3rd at the University of Louisville Track and Field complex. By the end of the day, the team brought home a state champion, four medals, eight new personal records, and three new school records.

  • Notice of Special Meeting

    A Special Meeting of the Trimble County Water District No. 1 will be held today, June 8, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at the district’s office at 34 East Morgan Drive in Bedford for the purpose of preclosing on the USDA Rural Development Loan to the District for the construction of improvements, and to review the proposed construction plans with the recommended contractor, and to consider such other business as may come before the district.

  • Circuit clerk’s office set for renovation soon

    Managing Editor
    The office space of Trimble County Circuit Clerk Stacy Bruner and her staff will become a construction area in mid-June as Kentucky’s Administrative Office of the Courts begins updating the facility for a new pilot program which the Trimble staff has been selected to pioneer for the AOC.
    As part of the new “e courts” pilot program “they agreed to update our office to use it more efficiently,” Bruner said Friday.

  • Trimble Relay for Life ‘17 set Sat. at Bedford Elem.

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Trimble County is hosting the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life this Saturday, at Bedford Elementary School. The Survivors Meal is at 5:00 p.m. and the Opening Ceremony is at 6:00 for the public.
    Michelle Griffith, who has been Chairperson for three years, graciously provided the following information about this year’s teams that will be participating. She also gave a preview of the many wonderful events and activities in store.

  • School tax rate increase incorrectly reported

    Managing Editor
    Last week’s front page story regarding the school tax contained errors due to a misinterpretation of a legal advertisement placed by the Trimble County Board of Education. First of all, passing the nickel tax in next Tuesday’s countywide recall election will not raise property taxes by the double-digit percentage listed in the June 1 article.

    The correct information

  • Community band plans two upcoming concerts

    The Madison Community Band will hold a performance of “All Rock and Roll” selections on Tuesday, June 6 at 7 p.m. at the Firemen’s Park in Madison. The park is located on the corner of Jefferson Street and Vaughn Drive on the Madison riverfront. The public is invited to enjoy the concert.

  • Bruner participates in Circuit Court Clerks Conference

    FRANKFORT, Ky. – Trimble County Circuit Court Clerk Stacy Bruner participated in an interactive session on the latest Kentucky court technology, got a refresher on handling probate cases and learned about recent court legislation at the 2017 Circuit Court Clerks Spring Conference on April 18-19 in Frankfort. The Administrative Office of the Courts and the Kentucky Association of Circuit Court Clerks provided the education program for the state’s circuit court clerks. The Kentucky Association of Counties hosted the event at its headquarters.