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Today's News

  • Youth League Football season opens

    By TODD POLLOCK
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Trimble County Youth League Football opened their season at the Trimble County High School on Saturday August 12, 2017 against the Tigers from Bracken County. The teams are divided up into three groups consisting of ages of 8U, 10U, and 12U. The “U” stands for under.

  • Local veteran to participate in next Honor Flight

    By TEENA DRAKE
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Yesterday, August 16, 2017, Isaac Romans, Jr.—better known as Junior to his friends—celebrated his 90th birthday.
    “Dad served in Korea during the Korean Conflict 1951-53 with the Army,” explained his daughter Lynn Romans. “Upon enlistment he was sent to Atlanta, Ga., to welding school. He served as a welder with the 120 Engineer C BN and welding was his occupation for most of his life. He retired after 30 years of welding from Rotary Lift in 1990.”

  • Trimble County Community Calendar

    Thursday, Aug. 17
    Tri-County Community Action Agency’s Board of Directors will meet on Thursday, August 17, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. The meeting will be held at the John Black Community Center located at 1551 N. Highway 393, La Grange, KY 40031. The public is invited to attend. Tri-County CAA provides services in Henry, Oldham and Trimble Counties.
    Friday, Aug. 18

  • Words of wisdom for the start of the new school year

    By TEENA DRAKE
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Remember the excitement of the first day of school—the clean crisp outfit, nervous jitters the night before, new notebooks, pencils, lunch box and any other tools, you or your loved one thought was necessary for a successful school year? The Trimble Banner has requested a few ‘back to school’ pictures to start off the year with a great big smile!

  • Bunco Night to benefit Trust for Life organ donation program

    By Trevor Browning
    Special to The Trimble Banner

  • Take precautions viewing eclipse

    By BECCA OWSLEY
    Landmark News Service
    Many cities in Kentucky are in the path for a total solar eclipse Aug. 21. While Trimble County isn’t in the path of the total eclipse, residents will still see a rare celestial event and need to know the proper way to view it.
    According to Dr. Joe Wolf, associate professor of biology and microbiologist at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College, the last total solar eclipse that could be seen in the lower 48 states occurred Feb. 26, 1979.

  • Trimble showcased at the state fair

    By CHARLES LISTON
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Trimble County will again be showcased at the Kentucky State Fair with a booth in the “Pride of the Counties,” located in the South wing of the Kentucky Exposition Center. This year’s booth, “Trimble County: A Great Place to Live,” will highlight the many positives of our county by displaying numerous photos of activities and scenes that bear testament to our claim of a peaceful, aesthetic place to reside.

  • Trimble man suffers fatal fall from bridge

    By DAVE TAYLOR
    The Trimble Banner
    A 45-year-old Bedford man has died, ironically on his birthday Saturday, after a fall from the Milton-Madison Bridge, according to a statement from the Madison Police Department.

  • Bevin suggests possibility of two special sessions on public pensions and tax reform

    By Joe Sonka
    Insider Louisville
    Uncertainty grew over the weekend concerning the anticipated special legislative session tackling tax reform and Kentucky’s troubled public pension system this fall, as Gov. Matt Bevin suggested Friday that it might only cover pensions, leaving tax reform to a subsequent session.

  • Cabinet for Health and Family Services to offer wellness information at Kentucky State Fair

    FRANKFORT, Ky. – Visitors to the Kentucky State Fair in Louisville this month can get information and expert guidance on health, wellness and family assistance programs at the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS) exhibit.