Today's News

  • County lags in physical activity

    Adults in Trimble County get less exercise in their leisure time than adults nationwide or statewide, putting them at greater risk for obesity and related problems such as diabetes.

    Surveys done by the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention from 2006 through 2008 estimate that 34 percent of Trimble County adults said they had gotten no exercise in the previous month, other that what they may have gotten while at work.

  • Regatta pageant seeks contestants

    The Miss Madison Regatta Scholarship pageant, sponsored by the Xi Beta Upsilon Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority, will be held on Monday, June 27.

    The pageant is for girls between the ages of 18 and 26. Entrants must have reached their 18th birthday by June 1, 2011. The pageant is limited to the first 12 completed applications received.

    The entry fee is $75 for applications received by the deadline date of June 4, 2011. If it is necessary to extend the deadline beyond June 4, the entry fee will be $100.

  • What's Happening in Trimble County

    Thursday, April 21
    Bedford Christian Church Maundy Thursday worship service will be held at 7 p. m.

    Friday, April  22
    The City of Milton office will be closed today in observance of Good Friday.

    Trimble County courthouse will close at noon in observance of Good Friday and will be closed Saturday, April 23. All offices will open at their regular time on Monday, April 25.

  • Milton residents arrested

    Two Milton residents were arrested by the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office Tuesday, April 12 after selling prescription narcotics in a controlled buy conducted by local law enforcement.

    Wanda Stiltner, 42, and John Francis, 46, both of 101 Riverside Drive, Milton were arrested for trafficking in a controlled substance second degree. The charge is a Class D felony punishable by five years in prison.

  • News of Public Record 04-20-11

    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 cases were heard the week of April 11-April 15, 2011.


  • Community service set for Easter

    The Community Worship Service is planned for 8 a.m. Easter Sunday, April 24,  at Bedford Baptist Church.

    The Rev. Ralph Yantz, pastor at New Life Assembly of God,  will lead the service. Everyone is invited to attend.

  • Band members plan car wash Saturday

    The Trimble County High School band will have a car wash at Little Town and Country restaurant Saturday, April 23, beginning at 10 a.m.  It is a free wash, but donations are appreciated. Support the band!

  • City, county offices closed for holidays

    Milton Municipal Building offices and Bedford city offices at Morgan Community Center will be closed Friday, April 22, for Good Friday observances.

    The Trimble County Courthouse will close at noon Friday and will remain closed Saturday for the Good Friday and Easter holidays.

  • Bridge reduced to one lane April 26

    The Milton-Madison Bridge will be reduced to one lane from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, April 26.

    Engineers from the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet will be monitoring items on the bridge that were highlighted in the 2009 in-depth inspection. These items are to be inspected every two months to ensure the bridge remains operational during the superstructure replacement project. The 80-year-old span will be replaced in September 2012.

  • Artists display works at TCHS