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Today's News

  • TRIMBLE COUNTY COMMUNITY CALENDAR

    Thursday, June 4
    The Trimble County Hymn Sing will be held at Pleasant View Baptist Church is Wises Landing at 7 p.m. Bro. Gregg Fisher will be in charge of the service.
    Saturday, June 6
    The Phoenix Animal Clinic, in conjunction with the Trimble County Health Department Environmental Services, will be hosting a rabies clinic between the hours of 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Trimble County Park under the shelter by the ball fields.
    Monday, June 8

  • Trimble County Sheriff’s Department Call Log

    Monday, May 11
    10:10 a.m., domestic abuse at 171 Als Dr.
    11:04 a.m., disturbance at 20 Hwy 42 E.
    4:51 p.m., terroristic threatening at 2182 Hwy 42 E.
    7:43 p.m., traffic stop at 30 Hwy 42 E.
    8:47 p.m., traffic stop at Hwy 421 N Bedford.
    9:09 p.m., traffic stop at Hwy 421 at Hughes Dr.
    Tuesday, May 12
    9:25 a.m., property dispute at 717 Morton Ridge Rd.
    10:10 a.m., accident with injuries 4 miles outside Bedford on Hwy 42 W.
    10:27 a.m., suicide attempt or threat on the block of 12000 Hwy 421 N.

  • TRIMBLE COUNTY NEWS OF PUBLIC RECORD

    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 May 25:
    FELONY

  • Carrollton police ship mentally ill man to Florida

    By R.G. DUNLOP
    Kentucky Center for
    Investigative Reporting
    Adam Horine leaned on the courtroom podium, wept and begged.
    He called himself “crazy,” but insisted that he could represent himself. He said he was dying.
    The April 22 hearing before Carroll District Judge Elizabeth Chandler stood out from Horine’s many other court appearances over the years for an array of mostly minor offenses.

  • Chavez overcomes racial discrimination, to pursue dreams of becoming a teacher

    By KRISTIN BECK
    The News-Democrat
    After years of racial discrimination in elementary through high school from classmates and even teachers, Nikki Chavez had given up on her dream of becoming a teacher. But an internship at Trimble County Public Library re-inspired the Christian Academy of Carrollton graduate to pursue a double major in elementary education and Spanish next year at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Mich., becoming the first person in her family to attend college.

  • Scholarships exceed $1.4M

    By TEENA DRAKE
    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Trimble County High School Principal Rachel Adams, opened last week’s Senior Awards program with a warm introduction of the class of 2015. Students received awards, recognition for Governor’s Scholar, perfect attendance, honor roll, highest departmental averages, scholarships and much more.

  • Trimble High bids adieu to Class of 2015

    By DAVE TAYLOR
    The Trimble Banner
    The Trimble County High School gymnasium was packed to near capacity Saturday morning as family members, friends and faculty came together to celebrate the completion of the secondary education of 97 young scholars.

  • Mood Paint

    Research contends that men perceive colors differently than women. I can’t recall where I read this information, but I’m inclined to agree. My husband has lived in our house for fourteen years, ten of those years were before we met and married. Consequently, the painting and improvements made to the house were done B.C. - Before Crystal.  I don’t have any delusions about being an interior designer; however I do know what I like regarding interior design.

  • Tick varieties in Kentucky

    This is my second news column on ticks in the past month. The tall grass this spring provides ticks ample opportunities to hitch a ride on hikers and pets alike. Ticks can make outdoor activities very uncomfortable in Kentucky, as well as posing a potential public health threat.  Tick season extends from mid-March through August across the Commonwealth.

  • Kentucky strawberries