Today's News


    Thursday, Jan. 1
    The Albert Pike Scottish Rite Club cordially invites all Master Masons in Trimble County to attend a New Year’s Day Reception from Noon to 3 p.m. at Fortitude Lodge #47, Main and Walnut Streets in LaGrange.
    Monday, Jan. 5
    Work Ready Community will meet at the Trimble County Public Library  at 6 p.m.

  • Taking the oath
  • Trimble Co. Sheriff’s Department Call Log

    Monday, Dec. 15
    1:20 p.m., traffic stop, 12921 Hwy 421N
    1:22 p.m., theft complaint, 12921 Hwy 421N
    3:46 p.m., welfare check, 100 block Cable Ln
    6:01 p.m., school visit, Trimble County Middle School
    Tuesday, Dec. 16
    3:02 p.m., school zone traffic detail, Trimble County High School
    5:08 p.m., school visit, Trimble County Middle School
    Wednesday, Dec. 17
    7:38 a.m., lockout, 2300 block New Hope Rd
    8:59 a.m., process service, 5400 block Peck Pke
    9:36 a.m., process service, 100 block High Ridge Ct


    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 Dec. 22, 2014.

  • Caregivers, make time for yourselves

    A new year always brings its share of resolutions aimed to improve our health, body and mind. As a caregiver, the most important resolution you can make is to take time for yourself. When you take care of yourself, you will be healthier, have more energy and enthusiasm to keep on caregiving and feel better about yourself overall.
    Here are some tips on how to carve out some “me” time in the next year.
    Take an hour of each day to do things you enjoy like exercising, reading, spending time with loved ones, engaging in a hobby or doing nothing.

  • Make farm record keeping a priority

    Record keeping may not be every farmer’s favorite activity, and probably not the reason you got into farming as a career. With time, patience and a commitment to get it done, it can make your financial life a lot less worrisome according to Steve Isaacs, Univ-ersity of Kentucky Exten-sion Agri-cultural Econo-mist.

  • New TCMS class paying it forward

    Special to The Trimble Banner

  • ‘I do solemnly swear’
  • Hope Clinic receives grant

    LAGRANGE, Ky. – Hope Health Clinic announced last week that it has received a $10,000 CVS Health Community Grant. The Community Grants Program was created by CVS Health, as part of its commitment to help people achieve their best health by providing financial assistance to programs that are focused on smoking cessation and prevention. The support from CVS Health will help Hope Health Clinic to offer smoking cessation classes over a period of two years. Patients will be connected with a wellness coach to help assure continued success with smoking cessation.

  • Stille Nacht: The song that stopped a war

    The Trimble Banner
    It happened 100 years ago this week during the first winter of the Great War, which we now know as World War I.