Today's News


    Thursday, March 13
    The Milton City Commission will meet at 7 p.m. at the Milton Municipal Building.
    Bunko at Morgan Community Center - 7:00 p.m. $10 to play (one time fee), refreshments and prizes. All proceeds support TCHS Project Prom. Future Bunko dates: April 10 & May 8.
    Project Prom Sweet Treat at Bedford Hardware, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Proceeds benefit TCHS Project Prom.
    Saturday, March 15

  • Trimble County Sheriff’s Department Call Log

    Monday, Feb. 24
    7:59 a.m., fire, Smitha Ln
    11:28 a.m., harassment complaint, 100 block Wentworth Ave
    1:43 p.m., school visit, Trimble County High School
    Tuesday, Feb. 25
    7:56 a.m., suspicious person, Perkinson Ln
    10:43 a.m., miscellaneous complaint, Lower Middle Creek Rd
    11:41 a.m., school visit, Trimble County High School
    1:12 p.m., assisted motorist, U.S. 42W
    Wednesday, Feb. 26
    6:43 a.m., process service, 200 block Wilson Ct
    8:02 a.m., property damage accident, U.S. 421N

  • One person arrested at Trimble meth lab

    A Trimble County man was arrested Sunday night, March 9, after Troopers found a meth lab in his home, said Trooper Brad Arterburn spokesman for the Kentucky State Police.
    A tip led Troopers with Kentucky State Police Post 5 to the home of 27-year-old Nicholas Hanson, who lives at 9 Cassell Lane in Bedford. Troopers were able to locate an active lab as well as ingredients used to manufacture methamphetamine. Troopers also found approximately two grams of finished product.


    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 4, 2014.


  • Beta contest winners announced
  • Trimble County School Lunch Menus

    Offered @ Breakfast Daily:Milk/Juice/Fruit/Cereal/Toast
    Breakfast -- free
    Lunch -- $1.95
    Milk  -- .45
    Offered Daily:  Milk / Juice / Chef Salad / Yogurt
    All bread is whole grain

    Monday, Mar. 17: Pizza, Garden Salad, Corn,  Grapes or Pear Half.
    Tuesday, Mar. 18: Lasagna w/breadstick, Glazed Carrots, Peas, Apple, Pineapple.
    Wednesday, Mar. 19: Chicken Tenders, Steamed Broccoli w/cheese sauce, Baked Potato, Fresh Fruit or Fruit Cocktail.

  • Spring Fishing Frenzy: Counter challenging water conditions by trying smaller lakes, tailwaters

    Kentucky Afield Magazine
    Warming temperatures and longer days trigger an angler’s instinct to reacquaint oneself with a favorite lake, and try new techniques and equipment picked up over the winter.
    A break in the weather this week stirred hopes that spring is not far away. Some of the best fishing of the year will be had in the coming weeks, but early spring conditions also can be downright challenging at times.

  • Dunaway inducted into 8th Region Hall of Fame

    Trimble County School Superintendent and one-time Lady Raiders basketball shooting ace Marcia Haney Dunaway was inducted into the prestigious Eighth Region Hall of Fame Saturday.

    The induction came during festivities surrounding the Kentucky High School Athletic Association’s Eighth Region girls’ basketball tournament held at Grant County High School.

    Following is the script read by the announcer during the ceremonies:

  • McConnell discusses Northern Ky. drug issues with area leaders

    The Trimble Banner
    An unforeseen side-effect of the successful fight against abuse of prescription and over-the-counter medication has been a spike in the popularity of heroin — especially in Northern Kentucky.
    That was the message delivered Friday to U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell by local experts, law enforcement agencies and even one former heroin addict.

  • Baldwin attorneys seek bond reduction

    A bond reduction hearing for Robert L. Baldwin III has been set for 8 a.m. Tuesday, March 25, in Oldham Circuit Court. Baldwin, of 68 Kenlee Drive Bedford, is accused in the brutal killing of 24-year-old Angela Long, whose remains were discovered Nov. 27 in the mobile home residence of her father at 34 Kenlee Drive south of Bedford. Baldwin is being held under $1 million bond at the Oldham County Jail on charges of murder and tampering with physical evidence.