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Today's News

  • Trimble County Community Calendar

    Sunday-Thursday
    July 24-28
    Mt. Hermon Baptist Church, Palmyra Road, will hold a “Beach Blast” VBS for ages 3 and up from 6-8 p.m. For more information call 255-4732.

    Monday-Friday
    July 25-29

  • High heat precautions

    Kentucky will be plagued with hot, humid weather through Friday, according to the National Weather Service.

    Take extra precautions if working outside or spending time outdoors. Reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or the evening.

    Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear light and loose fitting clothing when possible. And drink plenty of water.

    To reduce risk during outdoor work, OSHA recommends frequent rest breaks in shaded areas or in air conditioning.

  • Trimble church women produce cookbook

    “A Taste of God’s Love” is the title of a new cookbook assembled by representatives of four local churches who call themselves “Women of faith in Trimble County.”

    Women from the Bedford Baptist Church, Bedford Christian Church and the Bedford and Milton United Methodist churches are responsible for coordinating the effort. The publication features numerous recipes and includes recipes from the first, second and third-place entries in the apple pie contest at the Trimble County Apple Festival.

  • Riley, Brierly vows held June 23

    Linda Carol Riley and Michael Joseph Brierly were united in marriage on June 23, 2011.

    Linda is the daughter of Mary P. Downey of Sulphur, KY. She attended Henry County High School.

    Michael (Mikey) is the son of Linda and Donald Huff of Dupont, Ind. and Robert and Shirley Brierly of Milton, Ky. He attended Trimble County High School.

    The couple resides in Milton, Ky.

  • TCMS to host 6th grade academy on Aug. 2-4

    All incoming sixth grade students are invited to attend the Sixth Grade Academy program at Trimble County Middle School, which will be held Aug. 2-4.  The Academy is a three-day event designed to introduce incoming sixth grade students to everyday life at TCMS. Students attending the Academy will have the opportunity to learn the expectations and procedures of TCMS while being the only students in the building as well as the only students with access to the following information prior to the first day of school:

    •Agenda information and procedures

  • Trimble County Sheriff's Log July 20, 2011

    SHERIFF’S CALL LOG

    Monday, July 11
    12:33 p.m., property damage accident, U.S. 421 and Hwy 625
    1:03 p.m., assisted motorist, 2000 block U.S. 42E

    Tuesday, July 12
    6:43 a.m., animal complaint, U.S. 421
    10:05 p.m., domestic abuse, 2400 block U.S. 421N
    1:19 p.m., suspicious person, Bray Ridge Rd
    2:02 p.m., property dispute, Pyles Ln
    3:28 p.m., processed papers, 3500 block New Hope Rd

    Wednesday, July 13
    7:11 p.m., terroristic threatening, 1200 block U.S. 421S

  • Trimble County Court News

    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 records were heard in court the week of July 11-July 15, 2011.

    Felony

  • Support the Band Boosters fish fry

    The Trimble County Band Boosters will host a fish fry on Saturday, July 23, from 10:30 a.m. until 6 p.m. at the Bedford Volunteer Fire Department. Fish dinners are $5.

  • Milton Commission to pursue grant

    Milton Mayor Denny Jackson gave City Commissioners some homework following Thursday’s  commission meeting. Jackson, a teacher at Switzerland County High School in Vevay, asked commissioners Jerry Harmon, Gerald Owen, Tom Mahoney and Cecil Robak to consider projects for which the city could seek financial assistance via the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program.

  • Want to save big? SmartSource coupons coming to The Banner

    Few products offer individuals the opportunity to save more than they spend. Starting July 20, The Trimble Banner will give readers this opportunity with the return of SmartSource coupons.

    Inside The Trimble Banner each week, readers will find a coupon package regularly valued at more than $100 in savings through manufacturer, retail and restaurant coupons. Subscribers will usually find they can recoup the cost of a subscription in just one week of coupon savings.