Today's Features

  • Mar. 27, 1986 (30 years ago)
    If your children are starved when they get home from school, there’s no need to despair. They can quickly microwave a snack that will provide many nutrients for the number of calories. Introduce your son or daughter to the microwave oven. It isn’t a toy, but it can be quite safe to use if is used correctly.

  • Friday, March 25
    The Trimble County Courthouse will be closing early on Good Friday, March 25, 2016. Closing at 11:45 a.m. will be the  Circuit Clerk, PVA and County Clerk’s offices. Closing at noon will be the Sheriff and County Judge-Executive offices.
    Pleasant View Baptist Church will host a Good Friday service on March 25th. It will start at 7:00 p.m. The choir will be singing from their Easter cantata. Everyone is welcome to attend.
    Milton United Methodist Church will host a Good Friday service at 7:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend.

    Special to The Trimble Banner
    Bob Greene, President/Executive Director of the Heritage Trail Conservancy, addressed Bedford Rotary on his work with a heritage park for west Madison.

  • FRANKFORT, Ky. – Starting March 15, Kentuckians can visit participating libraries to compete in an investor education and protection program and contest called DASH for the STASH.
    The contest takes place March 15-May 15, 2016, and is being launched in Kentucky by the Kentucky Department of Financial Institutions and the nonprofit Investor Protection Institute. The two organizations will present one statewide winner with a $1,000 prize to open or add to a retirement investment account for 2016.

  • Sunday, Mar. 6
    12:29 a.m. traffic stop, School Hollow Rd & Hwy 36
    12:37 a.m. traffic stop, Milton Boat Dock
    12:52 a.m. across the bridge in Madison
    1:09 a.m. traffic stop, Swifty Milton
    1:20 a.m. traffic stop, 11000 Hwy. 421 N.
    Monday, Mar. 7
    2:04 p.m. traffic stop, Hwy. 421 N.
    Tuesday, Mar. 8
    8:16 a.m. school visits, Trimble County School Board
    1:37 p.m. 911 hang up or unverified, 512 Colbert Ln.
    6:13 p.m. programs, 1425 Hwy. 42 E.
    Wednesday, Mar. 9

  • 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 March 7:

    Trimble County Adult Education Center
    “I give all the credit to God,” Tim Harmon exclaimed when he found out he passed his GED in January, 2016. He continued with advice to those seeking their own GED in Trimble County, “Don’t give up, and they won’t give up on you.”