Today's Features

  • Gary Greenwood of Milton received an award for finishing first in his age group at the recent Climb Louisville Fight for Air Climb in Louisville.

    Greenwood completed the climb in seven minutes 44 seconds. The climb involved 38 floors (780 steps) at the National City Tower in downtown Louisville. The National City Tower is the second-tallest building in Kentucky.

    Greenwood’s time was 23rd best of 210 participants. It is the second year in a row he has won his age group. This year he finished 11 spots higher overall than last year.

  • Thursday, March 3
    Trimble County Hymn Sing will be held at 7 p.m. at the Pleasant View Baptist Church in Wise’s Landing with Pastor Gregg Fisher presiding. The Trimble County Hymn Sing invites all churches in Trimble County to participate in the monthly hymn sing, which is under new direction. Contact Bro. Gregg Fisher, 502-255-7316; or Bro. Bobby Wade, 502-255-7510.
    Thursday, March 10
    Milton City Commission will meet at 7 p.m. at the Milton Municipal Building.
    Tuesday, March 15

  • Monday, Feb. 8
    10:58 a.m., animal complaint, Hwy 421 & Carmon Creek Rd.
    11:14 a.m., welfare check, block of 300 Stauffer/Mandy Ct.
    11:57 a.m., process service, block of 1200 Cull Rd.
    5:54 p.m., DUI complaint, Hwy 421 S.
    6:25 p.m., traffic stop, 202 Hwy 421 N.
    Tuesday, Feb. 9
    7:11 a.m., motorist assist, McCord Ln.
    1:31 p.m., investigative follow up, 10328 Hwy 421 N.
    2:28 p.m., investigative follow up, 1175 Joyce Mills Rd.
    Wednesday, Feb. 10
    8:53 a.m., alarm, 3206 Milton Bedford Pike.

  • 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 during the week of Feb. 15:

  • The candles were lit, my favorite dish was cooking, my wife had a smile on her face……no it wasn’t THAT- but thanks for the boost to my 62 year old male ego!!!!
    “Honey,” she said, (that was a good sign) “kids are grown….and gone (we hope) it is time we began down sizing.”—
    Awwww-I wished it hadn’t been THAT.
    “You start in the garage,” she said.

  • Feb. 27, 1986 (30 years ago)
    About 25 Trimble County EMT’s and firemen assisted the Trimble County Sheriff on a manhunt in the Mt. Carmel neighborhood for what was believed to be institute escapees. Sheriff Howard Long and Deputy Denny Long soon had the three juveniles in custody. They were from Indiana. The juveniles consisted of two boys ages 14 and 16 and a 15-year-old girl. They had escaped from a Greenwood, Ind., drug rehabilitation hospital. They were from Indianapolis, Columbus, and North Vernon, Ind.