Today's News

  • Lady Raiders fall short against Warriors at home

    The Trimble County Lady Raiders were lock-step to open the season Monday night in competition against the Eminence Warriors,, but were unable to clinch the win at home, losing both sets with scores of 25-19 and 25-13.

  • Public records | Aug. 9, 2018

    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 July 30 by Special Judge David Bowles.


  • Sheriff's log | Aug. 9, 2018

    July 30

    7:56 a.m., suspicious vehicle, Milton-Bedford Pike

    10:30 a.m., breaking and entering, 280 Millers Branch Road

    4:26 p.m., process service, 21 Pond Court

    8:33 p.m., patrol, Milton area

    Aug. 1

    1:04 p.m., traffic stop, Al’s Drive

    1:28 p.m., domestic complaint, Heather Drive

    5:02 p.m., traffic stop, U.S. 42W

    Aug. 2

    9:59 a.m., escort, Ogden Ridge Road

    11:47 a.m., disturbance, 103 Greenbriar Road

    11:48 a.m., knock and talk, Kenlee Drive

  • Junior high cheerleaders bring back awards from UCA camp
  • Tour takes Trimble countians to The Last Frontier

    BY CHARLES LISTON | Special to the Trimble Banner

    Thousands of miles from Bray Orchards and Roadside Market, manager Jamae Pyles and fellow traveler Cecilia Oak got to see an array of farm products grown and marketed in Alaska.

  • At the Library | Aug. 9, 2018

    Aug. 9

    POUND class: Sweat, sculpt and rock with POUND, the fastest growing group fitness phenomenon inspired by the infectious, energizing fun of drumming. POUND is a full body cardio jam session taking place at 10:30 a.m. each Thursday at the library. The class is free and takes place in the meeting room. All levels of fitness are welcome.

  • Community calendar | Aug. 9, 2018

    Aug. 9

  • Senior Center | Aug. 9, 2018

    The Trimble County Senior Center is located at 3240 U.S. 421N in Bedford at the Trimble County Park. It is operated by Tri-County Community Action Agency and open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. For more information, contact the center at 502-255-7514.

    Aug. 9

    Lunch at River Terrace with Danna Riddle at noon.

    Aug. 10

    Craft with Sarah and Karen at 10:30 a.m.

    Aug. 13

    Senior voice with Sherry at 10:30 a.m.

    Aug. 15

    Advocacy with Laura from the Better Business Bureau at noon.

  • Jamerson-Simmons enagement

    Lacie Jamerson of Ghent, Ky. and Evan Simmons of Milton, Ky. announce their engagement and August wedding.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Nicole Jamerson of Carrollton, Ky. She is a 2015 graduate of Carroll County High School. She is employed at World Finance Corporation in Carrollton.

  • EDITORIAL: A tough decision

    When the announcement came Wednesday that Trimble County High School would not field a varsity football team, it was a sour pill to swallow.

    A beam of hope appeared though as students tried to rally the troops and muster an effort to remain on the gridiron, but by Monday afternoon, the fate of the Raiders had been decided. The season was over before it even began.