Today's News

  • 40 troopers graduate from KSP Academy

    FRANKFORT, Ky. - The Kentucky State Police Academy presented diplomas to 40 new troopers at ceremonies held July 6 in Frankfort. Their addition to the force brings the agency’s strength to a total of 948 troopers serving the citizens of the Commonwealth.


    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 Trimble County Court the week of July 9 -13, 2012.


  • Consley, Line display excellence in Beta Club Convention


    The Trimble Banner Intern

    Two Trimble County High School students recently placed first and second in the National Senior Beta Club Convention.

    Hunter Consley took first place in Science and James Line took second place in Social Studies.

  • Milton commissioners discuss water rate, employee pay hikes


    The Trimble Banner Intern

  • Henry man faces charges after 27-mile pursuit

    An attempt to make a traffic stop of a motorcycle on traffic infractions late Thursday led to a multiple-county pursuit. The pursuit ended with the arrest of 62-year-old Campbellsburg resident James H. Fields on multiple charges.

    According to Trimble County Sheriff Tim Coons, Kentucky State Trooper Brodie Jodry was on routine patrol traveling on Hwy. 55 near the Trimble/Carroll County line when at about 10:38 p.m. he encountered Fields on a motorcycle speeding and traveling without the headlamps illuminated.

  • New Trimble/Henry animal shelter opens

    The wait is over.

    Henry and Trimble counties now have a brand-new animal shelter, and local residents and government officials were on hand Saturday for its grand opening, hosted by Dan Flinkfelt, Henry’s animal control officer, and his Trimble counterpart, Susan Guzzardo of Pleasureville. Guzzardo, a former employee of Louisville Metro Animal Services, started her new job Monday, July 16.

  • Trimble’s Jenna Callis is Miss Preteen Regatta
  • Boat safely as temperatures climb and water traffic increases

    FRANKFORT, Ky. - Remember to boat safely as temperatures climb during July.

    “We’re asking boaters to watch out for people in the water and swimmers to be careful,” said Capt. Mike Fields, boating law administrator for the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. “People will be in the water trying to get some relief from the heat.”

  • KSP conducts traffic safety checkpoints

    The Kentucky State Police will be conducting traffic safety checkpoints in the counties of Oldham, Trimble, Henry, Owen, Carroll and Gallatin during the period of July 9 - July 23, 2012.

    The intent of a traffic safety checkpoint is to provide for high visibility public safety service, focusing on vehicular equipment deficiencies, confirming appropriate registration of vehicles and the licensing of drivers.  Violations of law or other public safety issues that arise shall be addressed in accordance with Kentucky traffic and regulatory laws.

  • Trimble County Fair Cutie Pies