Today's News

  • Fair plans celebration for military

    The Trimble County Fair Board will salute military personnel from yesterday and today during next month’s Trimble County Fair.

    The theme for the June 18-23 fair is “Honoring Our Veterans and Supporting Our Troops.” The fair board is planning a special ceremony to be held on Thursday, June 21, in honor of veterans and current members of today’s military service.

  • Trimble County Community Calendar

    Wednesday, May 23
    The Trimble County Water District #1 will hold their regular Board of Director meeting at 9 a.m. at the District office on 42E, Morgan Drive.

    Thursday, May 24
    The City of Milton will be holding a special meeting at 1 p.m. for a 2012-2013-budget workshop at the Municipal Building.
    The Bands of Trimble County Schools will host a spaghetti dinner at the Trimble County Middle School at 5 p.m. Following the spaghetti dinner the bands will present a concert at the TCMS gymnasium at 7 p.m.

  • Trimble’s The Infinite Realm releases new CD album

    Local Christian music recording artists The Infinite Realm have announced the release of their latest CD album, entitled “Healing.” The new release is the fifth recording to be released by “The Realm” during their four-decades-long career.

  • KSP plans checkpoints

    The Kentucky State Police will be conducting traffic safety checkpoints in the counties of Oldham, Trimble, Henry, Owen, Carroll and Gallatin during the period of May 28 - June 11, 2012.

    The intent of a traffic safety checkpoint is to provide for high visibility public safety service, focusing on vehicular equipment deficiencies, confirming appropriate registration of vehicles and the licensing of drivers.  Violations of law or other public safety issues that arise shall be addressed in accordance with Kentucky traffic and regulatory laws.

  • Suspect arrested in Bedford burglary

    A 22-year-old Pendleton man was arrested after he was observed exiting a residence north of Bedford on Wednesday, May 16.

    According to Trooper Brad Arterburn, Public Affairs Officer for Kentucky State Police Post 5 in Campbellsburg, the owner of an abandoned home on Lehue Road went to the property and found a car parked in the driveway. She called 911 and while she was on the phone a man came out of the home. The owner of the home kept her car behind his to block him in until law enforcement arrived.

  • Trimble County Sheriff's Log 05-23-12

    Monday, May 14
    7:55 a.m., assisted motorist, U.S. 421N at Milton Bedford Pike
    11:55 a.m., process service, Kendall Rd
    12:12 p.m., assisted motorist, 9000 block U.S. 421N
    10:28 p.m., fire, 1300 block Culls Ridge Rd

    Tuesday, May 15
    4:54 p.m., process service, 100 block Wentworth Ave.
    4:55 p.m., process service, Fisher Ridge Rd

    Wednesday, May 16
    7:13 a.m., federal overtime traffic detail, 12000 block U.S. 421N
    8:50 a.m., miscellaneous complaint, 9000 block U.S. 421N

  • News of Public Record 05-23-12

    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 in Trimble County court the week of May 14-May 18, 2012.


  • Eighth Graders Moving Up
  • Bridge reduced to one lane, May 29

    The Milton-Madison Bridge will be reduced to one lane on Tuesday, May 29th from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Engineers from the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet will be monitoring items on the bridge that were highlighted in recent inspections.

    The Cabinet recently implemented a monthly inspection frequency to review these locations. The goal is to keep the Milton-Madison Bridge operational during the super-structure replacement project.

    The lane closure is subject to change due to inclement weather and other unforeseen delays.

  • Milton Elementary among latest ‘ENERGY STAR’ schools

    FRANKFORT, Ky. - Lieutenant Governor Jerry Abramson joined state energy and education leaders Monday to recognize 12 Kentucky schools—including Milton Elementary School in the Trimble County School District—for their efforts to lower energy costs by improving efficiencies in their buildings.

    Each school earned an “ENERGY STAR” designation, part of a federal program that identifies education institutions that are among the top five percent in the nation for energy efficiency.