Trimble County

  • Veterans Day closings

    All offices at the Trimble County Courthouse will be closed for Veterans Day, per Trimble County Clerk Tina Browning.
    The Trimble County Senior Citizens Center will also be closed in honor of Veterans Day.

  • Haunted stretch of Palmyra Road
  • Crestwood car dealer steps up for Trimble FFA

    On Saturday, October 31, 2015 , between 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Trimble County FFA Chapter  will hold a test drive fundraiser at Craig & Landreth Cars Crestwood in Crestwood, Ky., to raise money for the chapter. The event is part of a national program of fundraisers held at participating dealerships across the country in celebration of the future of agriculture.

  • Time to ‘FALL BACK’

    Local residents will have an extra hour to sleep before attending church services this Sunday. Daylight savings time officially ends for the year at 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 1. The annual “fall back” clock adjustment will serve to make sunrise and sunset an hour earlier, yielding more light in the morning when you wake up. The time change also serves notice that winter is on the way. Be sure to set all of your clocks back one hour before retiring for the night Saturday evening.

  • Local judges participate in hands-on judicial college

    FRANKFORT, Ky. – Circuit Court Judge Karen A. Conrad and Family Court Judge Timothy E. Feeley, who serve Trimble, Henry and Oldham counties, recently had the opportunity to visit a prison, observe an autopsy, shoot a simulated police firearm and more as part of an education program for the state’s circuit judges. The 2015 Circuit Judges Fall College took place Sept. 27-30 and offered field studies and classroom presentations.

  • Trimble girls attend Young Women LEAD conference
  • Chris Coggeshall is latest success story at JCTC Trimble Adult Education

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Chris Coggeshall, one of five students who just recently got his GED, learned there is way more to life than just playing video games. He realized that with a little effort he could open many doors with a GED.  People with a GED earn $9,400 more per year than people without a GED or high school diploma. Chris came to JCTC Trimble Adult Education and in three weeks got his GED, a Silver National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC), and created a resume and cover letter.

  • Kentucky Afield Outdoors:

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    FRANKFORT, Ky. – Hunters and anglers take great care to ensure they have all the equipment, gear and appropriate licenses needed for their next outing because nobody likes reaching their destination only to realize they forgot something.
    A good checklist can help eliminate those instances, and it’s always a good idea to include a well-stocked first aid kit on any such list.

  • Be smart behind the wheel

    FRANKFORT, Ky. – The rate of fatalities on Kentucky’s roadways is increasing in 2015, according to preliminary numbers from the Kentucky Office of Highway Safety and Kentucky State Police. There were 549 fatalities as of Oct. 6 – 58 more than at the same time last year.
    “With only three months are left in the year, we are encouraging drivers to take responsibility for their driving behaviors,” said KSP Sgt. Michael Webb. “By combining enforcement with public awareness, we hope to stop this upward trend in fatalities.”

  • Milton Fire & Rescue reminds Milton residents: Every bedroom needs a working smoke alarm!

    Staff Report
    Location matters when it comes to your smoke alarm, according to Milton Fire Chief Jason Long. That’s the message behind this year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign: “Hear the Beep Where You Sleep. Every Bedroom Needs a Working Smoke Alarm!”