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Today's News

  • Turn in unused RX drugs during ‘National Take Back’ program

    FRANKFORT, Ky. – Kentucky State Police is partnering with the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) on April 30, 2016 in a collaborative effort to remove potentially dangerous controlled substances from home medicine cabinets.  Collection activities will take place from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in every KSP Post area across the state. 
    Sgt. Michael Webb, spokesperson for KSP, advised that the program is designed to be easy for citizens and offered the following tips for those interested in participating:

  • Trimble County Sheriff’s Department Call Log

    Monday, Apr. 18
    7:57 a.m.  motorist assist, Cross Roads.
    11:25 a.m.  motorist assist, 2890 Hwy. 421 N.
    1:43 p.m.  process service, block of 60 Wesley Dr.
    1:49 p.m.  process service, block of 10300 Hwy. 421 N.
    2:08 p.m. info, 1312 Milton Bedford Pike.
    2:26 p.m. investigative follow up, 303 Trout Ridge Rd.
    3:52 p.m. lockout, 355 Hwy. 42 E.
    Tuesday, Apr. 19
    2:31 p.m. welfare check, block of 1300 Quire Joslin Ln.
    3:23 p.m. accident with property damage, 2000 Hwy. 42 E.

  • 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 cases were heard in Trimble District Court the week of April 18:
    FELONY

  • Have dinner with a doctor

    Are you caring for an elderly or disabled loved one? How do you take care of yourself along the way?
    Richwood Nursing & Rehab invites readers to come find out at their first “Dinner with a Doctor” event on May 19. A meal and presentation will be held on Thursday, May 19 at 6:30 p.m., at Richwood Nursing & Rehab, 1012 Richwood Way, LaGrange (located behind Kroger Shopping Center).
    Presenter Dr. Suresh Nair specializes in care of the caregiver and of the geriatric population. He is the medical director for Richwood & Kindred at Home.

  • Milton swap meet planned May 7-8

    The Spring Animal Swap Meet & Flea Market will be held Saturday, May 7, and Sunday, May 8, 2016 at Milton City Park, Hwy 36, Milton, KY. Lot space is $20.00 per seller per space. For info contact Ernie Mack 502-268-3152 or Sue Craig 502-268-5224. Crafts, animals, antiques, tools, jewelry, lots of miscellaneous items will be available for sale or trade.

  • Wasps

    The familiar Paper Wasp is a colonizer of the first order. Christopher Columbus, Hernando Cortez, Ponce de Leon and the rest of the gang seeking to lay claim to unknown lands for queen and crown had nothing on this winged intruder. This spring it has been confirmed that I am the unwelcome resident of a massive wasp hive.

  • What you need to know if you get a letter in the mail from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

    Each year, the IRS mails millions of notices and letters to taxpayers for a variety of reasons. If you receive correspondence from us:
    Don’t panic. You can usually deal with a notice simply by responding to it.
    Most IRS notices are about federal tax returns or tax accounts. Each notice has specific instructions, so read your notice carefully because it will tell you what you need to do.

  • Trimble Job Fair planned May 3

    The Work Ready Community Committee is hosting a free job fair open to the public on Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016, from 3:30 – 5:30 pm, at the Trimble County High School Gymnasium. Some of the companies that will be present at the fair are: LG&E, Dairy Queen, Arvin Sango, Baptist Health, Employment Plus, Indiana State Personnel Department, Kentucky Career Center, Manpower, and UPS.

  • Funding sources for facilities presented during LPC meeting

    Dear Readers,
    At the time of this writing the Local Planning Committee (LPC) will have met one time since I last reported on the April 12th meeting. By the time this article is published there will have been another meeting as we met on Monday April 25th.  It is my intent to keep you informed so this week I want to catch you up. The April 19th meeting was conducted at Bedford Elementary School. Prior to the meeting the LPC toured Trimble County High School, after which the meeting began.

  • LPC continues facilities assessment

    By CRYSTAL CAUDILLO
    Special to The Trimble Banner