Today's News

  • Rotary lunchwagon at the Courthouse servings postponed due to inclement weather

    Bedford Rotary Club members are unhappy to report that after two attempts to serve lunches at the courthouse (May 10 and May 17), nature did not cooperate. We are sorry if this has caused any inconvenience for our valued customers. We will carry on in June and will provide an updated notice as to date and time. Thank you all again for purchasing lunches in the past, and we look forward to serving you again soon.

  • Milton City Commission tables discussion of ‘landlord ordinance’

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    The Milton City Commission met last Thursday evening for their regular monthly meeting and after reviewing the minutes from the previous meeting and going over the treasurer’s report, the Commission agreed to donate $100 to the Relay for Life charity.
    The Commission set a date for a budget workshop on June 3 at 6 p.m. at the Milton Municipal Building. The annual budget will be for fiscal year 2016-2017 and the meeting will be open to the public should anyone wish to attend.

  • Trimble County Sheriff’s Department Call Log

    Monday, May 2
    11:13 a.m., burglary, 101 R.D. Kendall Rd
    Tuesday, May 3
    7:53 a.m., traffic stop, 28 McCord Ln
    9:45 a.m., information, 196 Bray Ridge Rd
    1:21 p.m., Emergency Medical Services, Hwy 42 inside Carroll County
    3:02 p.m., reckless driving complaint, Hwy 421N
    6:14 p.m., process service, 590 Perkinson Ln
    7:21 p.m., ATV complaint, Hardy Creek Rd
    Wednesday, May 4
    1:12 p.m., property dispute, Hwy 421
    1:21 p.m., property dispute, School Hollow Rd
    4:02 p.m., lockout, 10086 Hwy 421N


    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 in Trimble District Court during the week of May 2, 2016, the Honorable Judge Jerry D. Crosby II presiding:

  • Senate hopefuls debate on KET

    By Brad Bowman
    The State Journal
    With just one week left before the primary, the six Democratic U.S. Senate primary candidates did their best Monday night to show their differences over Republican incumbent Sen. Rand Paul.
    Lexington Mayor Jim Gray, retired U.S. Army Maj. Ron Leach, Former Frankfort Commissioner Sellus Wilder, Rory Houlilhan, Tom Recktenwald and Jeff Kender faced off against each other on ISIS, job creation and the economy during Kentucky Tonight’s debate.

  • Thousands attend rally at Capitol

    By Brad Bowman
    Frankfort State Journal
    Christian Evangelist Franklin Graham urged thousands of attendees at the Capitol Wednesday to vote their faith at the ballot box.
    Church buses from Bullitt County to Bedford  lined the streets around the Capitol Wednesday as hundreds gathered to hear Graham, son of well-known Christian Evangelist Billy Graham, speak during his Decision America Tour stop in Kentucky.
    Graham told the crowd he wouldn’t tell them who to vote for, but they had to go out and participate in the process.

  • Kentucky ag, health departments work together to prevent Zika virus in state

    FRANKFORT — Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles joined other state officials and science experts on Monday to announce a partnership of the Kentucky Department of Agriculture and the Kentucky Department for Public Health to prevent the spread of Zika virus in Kentucky.  
    The campaign, called “Fight the Bite Day and Night,” aims to provide information to the public about the Zika virus and ways to avoid being bitten by the mosquitoes that carry it.

  • Prinkles

    I am the recipient of one of Mother Nature’s cruelest pranks. I have developed prinkles. One evening I was absent-mindedly fiddling with a small bump on my brow ridge. Upon further inspection I was dismayed to discover that the mysterious bump was a pimple! Of all of the ludicrous developments! I was under the impression that those days were well behind me; evidently not!

  • Ky. ag dept launches Food to Fork Program

    FRANKFORT — The Kentucky Department of Agriculture is accepting applications from community organizations interested in hosting Kentucky Proud dinners now through fall.
    The Kentucky Proud Food to Fork Program will provide funding to qualifying applicants for dinners that showcase local food products. The program will also promote local agritourism businesses and provide educational background on locally produced agricultural food and products.

  • Plan a family reunion!