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Today's News

  • LOOKING BACK

    May 24, 1984 (30 Years Ago)

  • Origins of Memorial Day reviewed as nation remembers

    Memorial Day may be the unofficial kick-off to summer, but as we ready for the upcoming holiday weekend, it is vital that we never forget it is much more than that. It is also a time when we as a nation pause to mourn and to reflect upon those men and women who paid the ultimate price defending our freedom.
    The holiday is nearing its 150th anniversary, and given that it came about in the wake of the Civil War, it seems appropriate that there is still some debate between the North and South about its exact origin.

  • City issues warning for illegal parking

    In a special meeting Tuesday, the Bedford City Commission discussed illegal parking on city streets and extended a warning to local motorists not to park vehicles in the middle of streets or in areas designated as “no parking zones.” Citizens should not park where they are obstructing traffic, the commission said.
    Commissioner Harold Greene told his fellow commissioners that he had received complaints about vehicles being parked in a no parking zone on the corner of Church Street near the Property Valuation Administrator’s office.

  • Road improvements coming soon in Trimble

    By DAVE TAYLOR
    The Trimble Banner
    Now that residents of Trimble County have a new bridge spanning the Ohio River into Indiana, Kentucky Transportation Cabinet officials have announced plans to resurface U.S. 421 from the bridge south to the triangular intersection with U.S. 42 in front of The Trimble Banner office in Bedford.

  • TRIMBLE COUNTY COMMUNITY CALENDAR

    Thursday, May 29
    Tri-County Community Action Agency’s Board of Directors 10 a.m. at the Campbellsburg State Police Post meeting room, 160 Citation Lane, just off the I-71 exit in Campbellsburg. The public is invited to attend. TCCAA provides services in Henry, Oldham and Trimble Counties.
    Sunday, June 1
    Bedford Springs Church will have a guest speaker, Nick Coleman, at their morning service at 11 a.m.
    Tuesday, June 3

  • Trimble County School Lunch Menus

    BEDFORD/MILTON ELEMENTARY
    Offered @ Breakfast Daily:Milk/Juice/Fruit/Cereal/Toast
    Breakfast -- free
    Lunch -- $1.95
    Milk  -- .45
    Offered Daily:  Milk / Juice / Chef Salad / Yogurt
    All bread is whole grain

    Monday, May 26: MEMORIAL DAY. NO SCHOOL!
    Tuesday, May 27: Breakfast for Lunch, Egg Pattie, Sausage Biscuit, Hashbrown Stick, Baked Apples.
    Wednesday, May 28: Pizza, Garden Salad, Corn, Peach Slices.

  • Post 5 troopers honored at KSP Awards Banquet
  • Trimble County Sheriff’s Department Call Log

    Monday, May 5
    9:58 a.m., juvenile out of control, Mount Pleasant Rd.
    3:29 p.m., social services referral, 100 block Pyles Rd.4:21 p.m., juvenile out of control, 200 block Brandon Way
    Tuesday, May 6
    7:25 a.m., juvenile out of control, Connector Rd.
    8:41 a.m., wanted person, 1000 block U.S. 42W
    1:41 p.m., social services referral, 100 block Pyles Rd.
    Thursday, May 8
    8:07 a.m., lockout, 305 U.S. 42E
    2:32 p.m., fire, 11619 U.S. 421N
    Friday, May 9
    11:17 a.m., assault, 300 block Kuhlman Ln.

  • 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 the week of May 13, 2014.

    FELONIES

  • Lane closures on Milton-Madison Bridge this week

    There will be two separate overnight lane closures on the Milton-Madison Bridge this week as construction crews perform additional work following the historic slide of the bridge and its reopening last month. The bridge will be reduced to one lane, but will remain open, while the following work is being done: