Today's News

  • Milton PTO fish fry another success

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    They did it again! Year after year the Milton Elementary PTO pulls together, gathers donations, volunteers and community members to host their annual fish fry. The money raised at this event funds a wide variety of programs for the students.

  • Palmyra Community Halloween Party set

    Nick and Tammy Nixon are once again hosting the Palmyra Community Halloween celebration at their farm, located at 1066 Palmyra Road. The event will be held at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 29.
    Bring your little ghouls for a howling good time. Too old to trick or treat? Bring your goodies, park in the field and treat the little goblins. You’re welcome to bring a dish but it is not required. There will be good eats for everyone!

  • Chaplain Marrs feted by Rotary

    Special to The Trimble Banner

  • Trimble County Community Calendar

    Thursday, Oct. 20
    Tri-County Community Action Agency’s Board of Directors will meet on Thursday October 20th 2016 @ 10:00am, at the Trimble County Cooperative Extension Office Located at43 High Country Road, Bedford Ky. 40006. The public is invited to attend. Tri-County CAA provides services in Henry, Oldham and Trimble Counties.
    Sat.-Sun., Oct. 22-23

  • KSP taking back unwanted prescription drugs Saturday

    Kentucky Press News Service
    FRANKFORT – KSP will partner with the Drug Enforcement Agency on Saturday, Oct. 22, in a collaborative effort to remove potentially dangerous controlled substances from home medicine cabinets. Collection activities will take place from 10 a.m. through 2 p.m. in every KSP Post area across the state.
    In Trimble County, Deputy Tom Starks will be at the Trimble County Sheriff’s Department, located in the Trimble County Courthouse from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. for residents to dispose of unused and/or expired medication.

  • Heating assistance available from Tri-County Community Agency

    The Trimble Banner
    Cold weather season is just around the corner. The cost of home heating is a problem for many low-income Kentuckians. Your local Tri-County Community Action Agency may be able to help through LIHEAP, otherwise known as the Low-Income Heating Energy Assistance Program.

  • Belle in port
  • Repairs to begin Monday on U.S. 42 Kentucky River bridge at Carrollton

    Landmark News Service
    Repairs to the Kentucky River Bridge will begin Monday, Oct. 17, and are scheduled to be completed Nov. 15.
    The bridge will be reduced to one lane and a temporary signal will be placed on each end of the bridge. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet press release said motorists are asked to exercise caution and watch for traffic control devices, flaggers, construction personnel and equipment entering and leaving the work zone.

  • Indiana detectives conduct murder/suicide investigation

    Staff Report
    On Friday, October 7, at 5:13 p.m. the Madison Police Department responded to the 800 block of Second Street in Madison in reference to a male individual with a self inflicted gunshot wound, according to a news release from Chief Deputy David Thomas of the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department.
    The deceased man was located inside of a vehicle and was identified as Anthony “Tony” Russell, age 51, from Deputy, Indiana.

  • The garden of sorrows

    My misadventures in gardening continued this growing season. Last year I optimistically planted a garden because I just knew that horticultural aptitude flowed through my veins. I was wrong. Within short order Garden 2015 began to wither, decay and explode. To this day I have not the foggiest notion of where I went wrong.