Today's News

  • Free training available

    Ready for a new career that requires no training costs to you and will pay you a starting salary of $40,000 a year with benefits? If so, you need to attend the 1 p.m., Jan. 24 information session at the Trimble County Library to find out how you can apply for the opportunity for free training to become a long-distance moving van driver.

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  • Kozar named CEO of Carroll hospital

    Carroll County Memorial Hospital’s new chief executive officer began his new duties yesterday.

    The CCMH Board of Directors has named Michael Kozar as the new CEO to replace Kanute Rarey, who announced his retirement in August.
    Board chairman Dennis Raisor, in making the announcment in a news release, said Kozar “rose to the top in our nationwide search for a new CEO.”

  • Trimble County Sheriff’s Department Call Log

    Monday, Jan. 7
    3:43 a.m., federal overtime traffic detail, 12000 U.S. 421N
    3:52 a.m., 911 hangup, Bob Green Rd
    8:07 a.m., school visit, Bedford Elementary School
    8:58 a.m., school visit, Trimble County High School
    10:52 a.m., school visit, Milton Elementary School
    1:56 p.m., school visit, Trimble County High School
    3:03 p.m., school visit, Bedford Elementary School
    6:01 p.m., school visit, Trimble County High School
    9:12 p.m., assault, Wentworth Ave


    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 January 7 though January 11, 2013.



    Offered @ Breakfast Daily:Milk/Juice/Fruit/Cereal/Toast
    Breakfast -- free
    Lunch -- $1.85
    Milk  -- .45
    Offered Daily:  Milk / Juice / Chef Salad / Yogurt
    All bread is whole grain

    Monday, Jan. 21: No School-Martin Luther King Birthday.

    Tuesday, Jan. 22: No School.

    Wednesday, Jan. 23: Chicken tenders, broccoli w/cheese sauce, mashed potatoes, fresh fruit choice or fruit cocktail, wg roll.

  • Trimble grad Terry Rowlett gets dairy farm message out

    The Henry County Local

    Terry Rowlett tells the farmer’s story in words and action.

  • Apple Festival Committee to elect officers

    The Trimble County Apple Festival Committee will meet Tuesday, Jan 22 at 7 p.m. in the Trimble County Fiscal Court meeting room of the judge-executive’s office. This group is responsible for planning and organizing the popular event held on the courthouse square every September.

    Officer elections and committee chair positions will be appointed at this meeting, so anyone interested in joining a fun group and helping to plan a great local event is invited to join in. Everyone is welcome to attend.

  • Courthouse offices to be closed Monday

    The offices of the Trimble County Clerk, Sheriff, Circuit Clerk, Judge Executive and PVA will all be closed Monday, January 21st in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

  • KU agrees to pay $300K for air-quality violations

    Kentucky Utilities has agreed to pay $300,000 in fines to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for alleged violations of the Clean Air Act at its Ghent Generating Station.

    The settlement, filed Dec. 20, also requires KU to pay up to $500,000 to complete a mitigation project, which will involve converting an elementary school in its service area from a coal-burning furnace to geothermal technology.