Today's News

  • Man held in connection with alleged Trimble rape

    A 62-year-old man is being held in the Jefferson County, Ind., Jail in Madison in connection with an alleged assault on a Bedford minor, according to the Kentucky State Police.

    A Trimble County Grand Jury issued an indictment on Thursday, May 19, for the arrest of Robert H. Graham on three counts related to improper conduct with a minor. Graham, whose address is unknown, was arrested by the Madison Police Department.

  • News of Public Record 05-25-11

    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 records came from cases heard in court the week of May 16-20, 2011.



    Offices closed for Memorial Day

    City and county government offices, as well as state government offices, will be closed Monday, May 30 for Memorial Day.

    Community plans observance for Memorial Day

    The annual community memorial Day observance is set for 10:30 a.m. on the Trimble County Courthouse lawn. Please join with your neighbors in honoring our veterans and the military for their service to our country.

  • Music to quiet the storm
  • TCHS credit recovery program gets school board approval

    Trimble County High School will introduce a Credit Recovery Program during the 2011-12 school year. The plan won unanimous approval during last Wednesday’s meeting of the Trimble County Board of Education. The board members had begun discussion of the plan during their May 4 meeting.

    “We had a program similar to this a few years ago at the high school,” Trimble Superintendent Marcia Dunaway said, “but we had to close it when funding for it was cut by the state.”

  • County continues weapons discussion

    The members of Trimble County Fiscal Court continued their discussion regarding a proposed weapons ordinance but chose not to include a second reading of the ordinance on the May 16 meeting agenda. The county government body had taken a first step to prohibit possession of weapons in and on property belonging to the county during their April 18 meeting by holding the first reading of a ordinance which would ban “firearms and other weapons” by non-law enforcement personnel on county properties.

  • Musical a hit with all ages
  • Bridge Work Resumes
  • Trimble among counties eligible for emergency loans due to flooding

    On May 4, President Barack Obama declared 14 Kentucky counties as disaster areas due to damages and losses caused by severe storms, tornadoes, and flooding that occurred from April 26, 2011, and continuing.

    Those counties include: Boone, Bracken, Campbell, Carroll, Carter, Fleming, Gallatin, Kenton, Lawrence, Morgan, Nicholas, Oldham, Owen and Washington.

  • Farmers markets and CSAs support the local agricultural economy