Today's News

  • Liter earns designation as casualty underwriter

  • Hunt family welcomes daughter

    Heather and Chris Hunt of Vevay, Ind. announce the birth of their daughter, Hannah Marie Hunt.
    Hannah was born Jan. 28, 2011 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Florence, KY. She weight 8 labs, 14 ounces.

    She has a sister Brittany Stewart.

    The paternal grandparents are Nancy Hancock, Milton and Charlie Hunt, Carrollton.

    Maternal grandparents are Danny and Lynn Kinman of Carrollton and the late Brenda Kinman.

  • Greenwood earns MBA at Xavier Univ.

    Chris Greenwood will take part in the graduation ceremony Saturday, May 14 at Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio. He graduates from Xavier University with a Master’s degree in Business Administration. Chris got his MBA degree and 3.8 GPA while also working full-time as an investigator with the U.S. Dept. of Labor. He earned his undergraduate degree in business at Hanover College.

    Chris is the son of Gary and Janet Greenwood of Milton, KY.


  • Concert to feature community band at Bedford Elementary on May 19

    A concert featuring the Madison Area Community Band will be held at the Bedford Elementary School on Thursday, May 19, at 7 p.m.

    The band, directed by former Trimble County High School band instructor Mark Johnson, includes several Trimble County and Madison residents and one member each from Henry and Switzerland counties.

    “We have fun,” Johnson said of the band members. “We use these concerts as a way to promote music among young people.”


    Wednesday, May 11
    The TCMS Site Based Decision Making Council meets at 5 p.m. at the school.

    Thursday, May 12
    Those interested in the Trimble County Apple Festival will meet at 7 p.m. at the Trimble County Judge-Executive’s office. The future of the event is in doubt due to the lack of volunteers needed to organize the autumn event. All interested citizens are urged to attend.

  • KSP: Meth materials can turn up in roadside clean-up activities

    Spring is at full strength in the Commonwealth as the landscape is coming to life and the weather warms. Along with spring, many civic groups and local organizations are beginning roadside clean-up efforts around the state.

    The Kentucky State Police would like to advise anyone participating in community clean-up projects involving roadside trash pick-up to be cognizant of materials associated with the manufacturing of methamphetamine.

  • Trimble County News of Public Record

    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 May 2-May 6, 2011.


  • Easter coloring contest winners

    Winners of the Easter Coloring Contest are as follows:

    4 and under: Addison Edmonson, 4, daughter of Aaron and Amanda Edmonson of Milton.

    5-8 year olds: Adelyn Weaver, 5, daughter of Samantha Weaver, Bedford.

    9-13 year olds: Kayla Bailey, 13, daughter of Ron and Joyce Bailey, Bedford.

  • Crossroads Church hosts yard sale to benefit Relay for Life

    Crossroads Church will host a yard sale Friday and Saturday, May 13-14, to benefit Relay for Life. The sale will be held from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. both days. Booth rentals are available indoors and outdoors at $10 each. Call Judi at 502-663-3207 or Randy at 502-689-8653 for more information.

  • Future of Trimble’s Apple Festival hangs on meeting tomorrow

    A meeting to determine the future of the Trimble County Apple Festival will be held at 7 p.m. on Thurs., May 12 at the county judge-executive’s office. The festival committee is in desperate need of volunteers and committee chairpersons to help organize and produce the event. Everyone who is interested in continuing the festival—citizens, venders, musicians, organizations, sports organizations, clubs, groups—should attend this meeting.