Today's Sports

  • Crafton wins UNOH 225 after...

    By Kevin Kelly
    SPARTA, Ky. - Matt Crafton earned his first career Camping World Truck Series victory on Thursday at Kentucky Speedway after NASCAR stopped the UNOH 225 five laps from the scheduled finish.
    The trucks driven by Ben Kennedy, David Gilliland and John Wes Townley were involved in a wreck that resulted in damage to the catch fence in Turn 1. Kennedy’s truck lifted off the ground, slid along the top of the SAFER barrier while hitting the fence.

  • Busch wins Quaker State 400 for...

    The Trimble Banner
    Kyle Busch, driving the No. 18 M&M’s Crispy Toyota for Joe Gibbs Racing, won Saturday’s Quaker State 400 presented by Advance Auto Parts at the Kentucky Speedway.

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  • Raiders meet basketball coach...

    The Trimble Banner
    The 2015-16 Trimble County Raiders boys’ basketball team members and their parents were introduced to the new varsity coach last Thursday in an informal meeting at the Bedford Elementary School.

  • Trimble 8U baseball action
  • State police to host Trooper...

    On Friday June 19 Kentucky State Police Post 5 Campbellsburg will be hosting the 2015 Trooper Island Golf Scramble at the Henry County Country Club.
    Entry fee is $65.00 per person or $260.00 per team of four. Registration the week of and walk ups is $75.00 per person and $300.00 per team. The price includes green fees, cart, and lunch.  All proceeds go to fund Kentucky State Police Trooper Island.

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  • Derby museum honors Triple Crown...

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Several changes recognizing the historical achievement of American Pharoah as Thoroughbred racing’s 12th Triple Crown Champion will be unveiled at the Kentucky Derby Museum. Multiple banners and displays congratulating the most recent Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes and Belmont Stakes victor are now for public consumption, including one located on the exterior of the Museum’s main entrance.

  • Kentucky Afield Outdoors: Young...

    Kentucky Afield
    FRANKFORT, Ky. – Encounters with young wildlife increase in spring as people spend more time outdoors.
    An unattended deer fawn curled up in tall grass. A litter of rabbits discovered alone in the backyard. A baby bird furiously flapping its wings but struggling to get off the ground.

  • Harold Crawford: ‘The Man Behind...

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    When I accepted the Trimble County High/Middle School track & field coaching position I had one assistant coach not returning. Therefore, I wanted to hire the best person for the team—someone who had a good connection with the athletes, a positive role model, excellent motivator, kind, caring, but could push them to do their best and always looking for a multitude of ways to improve their performance. Basically a super star coach!