Today's Features

  • Murray State University

    Murray State University has announced its dean’s list recipients for the fall 2017 semester. The list recognizes the academic accomplishments of the University’s undergraduate students.

    “We take great pride in our students’ academic achievements,” said Mark Arant, provost and vice president for academic affairs. “This recognition is a testament to their hard work, dedication and excellence during the fall 2017 semester.”


    I’ve lived by the river for six years. Of those six years, three have involved flooding. I understand that rivers will flood. I’ve lived near the river my entire life.

    Special to the Banner

    Organizers of the Trimble CARES Coalition were on hand to discuss the history of fighting substance abuse and other issues prevalent in the community at the Feb. 20 meeting of the Bedford Rotary Club.

  • MADISON, Ind. – In recognition of Colon Cancer Awareness Month in March, King’s Daughters’ Health (KDH) will again be providing free take-home, DNA-based colon cancer testing kits through its physician/provider offices. Testing kits are available from physicians who care for adult patients - Family Medicine and Internal Medicine providers.

  • Kentucky, with its ever-increasing interest in purebred livestock, offers purebred cattle breeders one of the most unique and effective state-supported promotional events ever developed – the Kentucky Farm Bureau Beef Expo. This year marks the 23rd Annual Expo, which is held the first weekend in March, at the Kentucky Fair and Exposition Center in Louisville, Kentucky. This may only be the 23rd year of the expo, but looking back at previous years, the Kentucky Beef Expo actually has more history before its state supported start in 1987.

  • March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. It’s a good time to raise awareness about the third-most common cancer in the United States and talk about possible ways to prevent it. Recently, scientists have begun to show that a healthy gut may play an important role in colorectal cancer prevention.

  • Between work, community activities and running errands, meals on the go have become a staple for many American families. You may not realize it, but taking those few extra moments to sit down for a meal with your family fills more than just your stomachs.

  • Thursday, March 1

    The Trimble County hymn sing starts at 7 p.m. at Pleasant View Baptist Church.

    Tuesday, March 6

    The American Red Cross will have a blood drive from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Trimble County High School. This is a rescheduling from when the drive was previously canceled due to schools being closed.

    Thursday, March 8

    Milton City Commission meets at the Milton Municipal Building at 7:00 p.m.

    Saturday, March 10

  • 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 Feb. 19 by the Honorable Judge Jerry D. Crosby II.


  • Feb. 19

    9:50 a.m., alarm, 75 Noah’s Lane

    12:50 p.m., EMS assist, Signature Healthcare

    4:45 p.m., reckless driver, U.S. 421S

    Feb. 20

    12:02 p.m., lock out, Trimble County Board of Education

    12:51 p.m., property damage accident, Trimble County High School

    1:16 p.m., fire, Trimble County Middle School

    Feb. 21

    7:17 a.m., theft complaint, 64 Ransdell Court

    1:59 p.m., process service, 311 Mitchell Road