Today's News

  • News of Public Record | Jan. 25, 2018

    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 judgments were rendered in Trimble County District Court during the week of Jan. 16, 2018, with the Honorable Judge Diana E. Wheeler presiding:

  • Sheriff's call log | Jan. 25, 2018

    Jan. 15

    6:59 a.m., abandoned vehicle, 12000 U.S. 421N

    7:06 a.m., escort, Hartford City, Ind.

    11:54 a.m., miscellaneous complaint, U.S. 42E at Quire-Joslin Lane

    3:29 p.m., suspect in custody, 12000 U.S. 421N

    3:54 p.m., personal injury accident, 11000 U.S. 421N

    Jan. 16

    10:46 a.m., trespassing complaint, 3511 Peck Pike Road

    11:39 a.m., investigative follow up, Northern Lab/Kenton County Detention Center

    2:09 p.m., escort, Kenton County Detention Center

  • Community calendar | Jan. 25, 2018

    Monday, Jan. 29

    The Trimble County Board of Elections rescheduled its monthly meeting to 10 a.m. Jan. 29 in the county clerk’s office. New voting equipment for the election will be displayed at the meeting and for 30 days after the meeting to allow the community to view and test the system.

    Tuesday, Jan. 30

    The Trimble County Future Farmers of America Alumni Association meets at 6 p.m. at the Trimble County Extension Office, 43 High Country Lane, Bedford.

    Thursday, Feb. 1

  • Looking Back, Do You Remember | Jan. 25, 2018

    Jan. 28, 1988 (30 years ago)

    Tri-County Emergency Transport began operating two ambulances out of Pendleton for patients in Trimble, Henry and Oldham counties. Chuck Smith, president, Roger Taylor, vice president, and Scott Burrows, secretary/treasurer led the organization. Seven certified EMTs from Trimble County worked for the service, including the Burrows, Nina Thompson, Marsha Campbell, Linda Callis, Donnie Callis and Susan Brady.

  • ‘Look Before You Lock’ law passes Senate

    Despite the slick roads and thick accumulation of snow across the Commonwealth, the Kentucky General Assembly returned ready to work following the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend. The general atmosphere in the Capitol was one of anticipation as citizens rallied for causes in the Rotunda and met with their legislators throughout the week.

  • An analysis of Bevin's proposed biennial budget

    Most days during a legislative session, it is not uncommon to see supporters in the Capitol Rotunda rallying for a variety of important causes. Each event may be different, but they collectively serve as powerful reminders that the votes we in the House and Senate take just two floors away have a real impact on the direction Kentucky takes.

  • For those who are crushed in spirit

    This week my mind is going in 100 different directions. Here’s some of the things that are making me crazy/giving me comfort:

    A woman I met in a 12-step program sums up the first three steps like this: “I can’t. God can – I think I’ll let him.”

    I can’t.

    I can’t fix the things in my life or the things in others’ lives that are broken. I’ve been trying, and I can’t. I can’t.

    I can’t, but God can.

  • Raiders deliver victory over Williamstown's Demons

    Bouncing back from a 74-60 loss at Henry County the night before, the Trimble County Raiders enjoyed a 75-50 win over Williamstown Saturday on the strength of a 48 percent shooting night from the field.

    The Raiders opened with a nine-point run before the visiting Demons got on the scoreboard. Williamstown outscored Trimble 16-8 over the remaining five minutes of the first period to take a 18-17 advantage at the quarter break but the pendulum of momentum swung decisively in favor of the Raiders in the second quarter.

  • Trimble County High School Homecoming court

    Students selected for the Trimble County High School Homecoming court include Laken Taylor, Alexis Petty, Isabella Hines, Ella Aponte, Daniella Tebib, Mary Daigle, Abby Ponder, Eliza Weston, (back row) Logan Rodgers, Evan Stevens, Paul Bird, Cole Wright, Troy Grieshaber, Aaron Haney, Josh Petty and Jace Ogburn. The Raiders will play Villa Madonna in the homecoming match up at 7 p.m. Friday.

  • Milton Elementary second 9 weeks honor roll

    The following students made the honor roll during the second nine weeks at Milton Elementary.

    Fourth Grade

    All A’s

    Sue Barrera, Zack Busack, Ellie Consley, Emmy Felts, Chloe Ginn, Brylee Jones and Aubrie Martin.

    All A/B’s

    Erin Boggs, Aiden Cable, Parker Edwards, Bailey Foster, Emma Heaton, Savannah Hendricks, Cheyenne Marsee, Jacqueline McCoy, Emmy Newby, Peyton O’Neal, Sophie O’Neal, Caleb Patrick, Liberty Smith, Bella Stewart and Austin Wilson.

    Fifth Grade

    All A’s