Today's News

  • Fifth grade Raiders top Pope John in league tournament opener

    The Raiders 5th grade boys beat Pope John Saturday in the first round of the league tournament 23-13. David Duncan led the team with 12 points, Dane Lacefield 4, Logan Clifford, Evan Stevens, Duncan Ralston had 2 points each and Shane Mills had 1. Clifford led the team with 9 rebounds and Grant Weaver had 5.

  • Trimble falls in OT

    The Trimble County Lady Raiders, down by 16 points late in the third quarter, initiated a rally that brought them down to a chance to win on their last possession of regulation against Gallatin County Monday.

    Trailing 47-35 at the quarter break Trimble continued to eat away at Gallatin’s advantage in the final quarter stop and pulled even, at 56-56, on a three point basket by McKenzie Dunlap with 1:42 left to play.

  • Trimble upends District rival North Oldham, 67-51

    Trimble County’s Lady Raiders, led by the triple threat of Jessie Dunlap, Paige Black and Katie Temple, took control of the game early Friday and dismantled the North Oldham Lady Mustangs by a 67-51 score on a night in which the school held a fundraiser for the American cancer Society. Dunlap led the Lady Raiders’ offensive effort with 17 points. Black chipped in 16 points and Temple added 15 as Trimble led at every quarter stop.

  • KSP plans 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 February 13 - February 27, 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 Sheriff's Log 02-08-12

    Monday, Jan. 30
    3:14 p.m., property damage accident, Alexander Ave.

    Wednesday, Feb. 1
    11:26 a.m., fight, 300 block Harley Ln

    Thursday, Feb. 2
    11:43 a.m., suicide attempt or threat, 700 block Smith Ln
    1:32 p.m., extra patrol request, Ogden Ridge Rd.
    2:22 p.m., process service, Brandon Way
    2:41 p.m., process service, 9900 block U.S. 421N
    10:17 p.m., knock and talk, Sullivan Ln
    11:30 p.m., disturbance, 100 block U.S. 42W

    Friday, Feb. 3

  • News of Public Record 02-08-12

    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 Jan. 30-Feb. 3, 2012.

    Shawn Dale Dickmeyer, review. Dismissed.

  • Good for your heart? Good for your brain

    Sometimes people are at higher risk for Alzheimer’s disease and stroke due to risk factors they cannot control.  Such risk factors may include advanced age, family history or ethnicity.  There are risk factors you can control, however, to help improve both heart and brain health.

  • Emerald ash borer update

    Most people are aware of the danger to ash trees from the emerald ash borer throughout North America. According to a sobering USDA Forest Service publication, “Emerald ash borer is the most destructive forest insect introduced into North America in recent history. Our present ability to detect, contain, eradicate, or manage EAB infestations is limited….The eventual loss of the vast majority of ash trees in North America should be anticipated.” To read the entire publication, please visit http://na.fs.fed.us/pubs/eab/eab_strategy.pdf.