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Today's News

  • Shop With a Cop Trail Ride set Saturday, Oct. 1

    The seventh annual Shop With A Cop Trail Ride is scheduled for Saturday, October 1. The event is a fundraiser for Shop With A Cop, which helps provide Christmas presents for needy children in Carroll County.

    The trail ride features a 10 to 15 mile ride through Carroll County. The ride begins at the horse park on Highway 55 near English at 10 a.m. The fee is $12 per person and $5 for children under 12.

  • Trimble County Community Calendar

    Thursday, Sept. 22
    Trimble County Water District #1 has changed their monthly board meeting to Sept. 21 at 1 p.m. at the water company.

    Creating the Life of Your Dreams from 7-9 p.m. at 125 1/2 E. Main St., LaGrange, KY (Upstairs between LaGrange Arts & Crafts and Karen’s Books). Chelley Rouda, MA will be a regular presenter with Mindfulness-based Stress Management. For more information www.harmonizing-health.info or Call 937-631-5581 Patrice Joy Masterson, MA   or pjoyhhr@gmail.com

    Saturday, Sept. 24

  • KSP promotes 29 officers

    Special to The Banner

    The Kentucky State Police announced the promotion of 29 officers throughout the state at a special ceremony held at the Ramada Plaza Hotel in Louisville. Two KSP majors, two captains, four lieutenants and 14 sergeants were commissioned along with seven Commercial Vehicle Enforcement (CVE) sergeants.

  • Rotary Citizen of the Year
  • Trimble County Sheriff's Log Sept. 21, 2011

    Monday, Sept. 12
    12:01 p.m., DUI, Callis Grove
    3:02 p.m., school zone details, 1000 block U.S. 421N
    9:00 p.m., repossession, 2200 block Kidwell Pike

    Tuesday, Sept. 13
    2:57 a.m., miscellaneous complaint, 1200 block U.S. 421S
    9:15 a.m., alarm, 1300 block Louden Ln
    1:23 p.m., officer assist, High Ridge Ct
    1:37 p.m., alarm, Cedar Cir
    6:46 p.m., process service, 1900 block Morton Ridge Rd

    Wednesday, Sept. 14
    9:57 a.m., 911 hangup or unverified, 100 block Wentworth Ave

  • News of Public Record 09-21-11

    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 Sept. 12-Sept 16.

    Felony

  • Pier Rehab
  • State audit: LG&E and KU customer service lacking

    From the KPA News Content Service

    FRANKFORT – An independent review ordered by the Kentucky Public Service Commission has found numerous problems with customer service operations at Louisville Gas and Electric Co. and Kentucky Utilities Co.

    In a report issued Wednesday by the PSC, an outside consultant noted that the two utilities – the largest in Kentucky – are regularly failing to meet their own internal performance standards. The report makes specific recommendations to correct the shortcomings.

  • Out of court settlement reached in city lawsuit

    The Milton City Commission, on Sept. 6, approved authorization for Mayor Denny Jackson to enter into a settlement agreement with former City Clerk/Treasurer Shannon Hoskins on claims related to the City’s employment of Hoskins for more than a decade until her termination of employment on July 23, 2010.

  • Grant approval sets ‘aggressive schedule’ for animal shelter

    The approval of a state grant for $150,000 for the animal shelter proposed jointly by the fiscal courts of both Trimble and Henry counties has put the project on the fast track toward completion within three months.

    Trimble and Henry counties were recently awarded a $150,000 grant through the Animal Control Advisory Board, a division of the Kentucky Department of Agriculture.