Today's News

  • The Kentucky State Fair: The best of agriculture on display

    By Ryan Quarles, Kentucky
    Commissioner of Agriculture
    FRANKFORT — The Kentucky State Fair is one of the highlights of the agricultural year in Kentucky. As a farm kid from Scott County, I have many fond memories of past state fairs. It’s a chance to rub elbows with our neighbors, reunite with friends from across the Commonwealth, and show off the best that Kentucky agriculture has to offer. The 113th edition of this great tradition is Aug. 17-27, and, as always, the Kentucky Department of Agriculture is pleased to be a part of it.

  • Kentuckians enjoy salary growth, increased jobs

    Kentucky incomes are on the rise, as is the number of many Kentucky jobs, according to a report on Fiscal Year 2017’s fourth-quarter state revenues from the Office of State Budget Director.

  • Raider football season gets underway tomorrow

    Special to The Trimble Banner

  • Youth League Football season opens

    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

    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

    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

    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.