Today's News

  • Alumni needed to plan centennial, scholarship events

    I have the responsibility of serving as the presiding officer of the Alumni Association this year.

    The Trimble County Alumni Association will meet at the Trimble County Public Library at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 30. The meeting is open to all persons interested in event planning for next year’s Alumni Banquet and the upcoming centennial of Trimble County High School.

  • Scholarship awarded
  • Correction

    Andrew Edmonson, Milton Elementary 4th grader was left off the A/B Honor roll for the 4th nine weeks. We are sorry for this inconvenience.

  • Clyde, Greenwood to wed July 2

    Melinda McKee Clyde of Cynthiana, Ky. and Christopher Noel Greenwood of Milton. announce their engagement and approaching wedding.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Dr. James Stephen and Betsy Clyde of Cynthiana Ky. She is a 2004 graduate of Transylvania University with a bachelor’s degree and a 2009 graduate of Georgetown College with a master’s degree. She is employed as the gifted and talented coordinator with the Fr. Thomas School system.

  • Trimble County Community Calendar

    June 22-23
    Vacation Bible School continues through Thursday, June 23, at Mount Tabor Wesleyan Church, 1450 Palmyra Road (Hwy. 1226). The sessions will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. each evening. All children ages 4 through 12 are welcome.

    Tuesday, June 28
    Circle of Reiki Friends Harmonizing Health retreat invites you to attend a special dedication presentation from 7-9 p.m. 1028 New Hope Rd, Bedford KY 40006

    Thursday, June 30

  • 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 cases were heard in court the week of June 13-June 17, 2011.


  • Trimble engages Henry Co. to provide interim animal control, sheltering

    Trimble County Fiscal Court voted Monday to enter a six-month mutual agreement with Henry County for Henry to provide enforcement of Trimble’s animal ordinances, sheltering services and disposal. The contract, effective July 1 through Dec. 31, 2011, provides for animal strays to be impounded at a facility in Eminence.

    Trimble officials continue to pursue a plan to construct a new animal shelter on land donated from Valley View Landfill. The agreement with Henry County provides a solution during the transition.

  • Apply for Emergency Food and Shelter Program funding

    Tri-County Community Action Agency may possibly be awarded federal funds under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program. Tri-County CAA could be chosen to receive grant money for Emergency Food and Shelter Programs in Trimble County. Public or private voluntary agencies interested in applying for EFSP Program funds must contact Pamela Sage at 502-255-7514 by July 1, 2011.

  • Neighbors voice fears over proposed skate park

    Several concerned citizens attended Monday’s meeting of the Bedford City Commission to voice concerns over the proposed Bedford Springs Skateboard Park.

    The Commission had voted in April to give permission to local resident Warren Wheeler and a group of interested teens to build a skateboard ramp at the Bedford Springs Park. Once the ramp is installed, the commissioners had said they expected the skaters to police themselves. They must keep the skate arena clean and must not skate on city streets and sidewalks.

  • Panther ‘Leeps’ to take Raider varsity helm

    Trimble County High School basketball fans will see a familiar face in an unfamiliar role on the team bench when cage season dribbles in this fall.

    John Leep III has spent quite a bit of time pacing the floor and directing his teams on the sidelines of Trimble’s high school and middle gymnasiums. But always in the past Leep was plotting strategies to beat the Trimble County Raiders in previous roles as middle school coach and junior varsity coach with archrivals the Carroll County Panthers.