Today's News

  • Trimble County Community Calendar

    Wednesday, Nov. 7
    Milton Elementary School will host a special Veterans Day program at 1:15 p.m. Veterans are invited to join the students for lunch at 12:30 p.m.

    The Trimble County Board of Education meets at the school administration building on Wentworth Avenue at 6 p.m.

    Thursday, Nov. 8
    Trimble County Middle School will host a special Veterans Day program at 9 a.m.
    Milton City Commission will meet at the Milton Municipal Building at 7 p.m.

    Friday, Nov. 9

  • Judge Conrad attends event for circuit judges in Lexington

    FRANKFORT, Ky. – Circuit Court Judge Karen A. Conrad, who serves Henry, Oldham and Trimble counties, participated in the 2012 Kentucky Circuit Judges College that took place Oct. 29-31 in Lexington. The Administrative Office of the Courts provided the judicial education program for the state’s Circuit Court judges. The event included 19.25 hours of continuing education credit for the judges.  

  • Trimble County Sheriff’s Department Call Log

    Monday, Oct. 29
    3:35 a.m., traffic detail, 12000 U.S. 421N
    9:59 a.m., school visit, Bedford Elementary School
    11:11 a.m., school visit, Trimble County High School
    2:26 p.m., school visit, Bedford Elementary School
    3:23 p.m., fight, Trimble County High School
    3:39 p.m., lockout, 116 Wentworth Ave
    7:41 p.m., traffic detail, 12000 U.S. 421N

    Tuesday, Oct. 30
    7:56 a.m., federal overtime traffic detail, 12000 U.S. 421N
    8:50 a.m., school visit, Trimble County Middle School


    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  Oct. 29-Nov. 2, 2012.


  • Meetings set in KU, LG&E rate cases

    Kentucky Press News Service

    FRANKFORT – The Kentucky Public Service Commission will hold public meetings in Harlan, Louisville and Lexington to present information and receive comments on the requests for rate increases by the Kentucky Utilities Co. and the Louisville Gas & Electric Co.

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  • Schools to host events to honor Veterans Day

    Trimble County’s schools will be hosting several programs honoring Trimble County veterans during the next several days. The first event is scheduled today at the Milton Elementary School. Veterans are invited to join the student body for lunch at 12:30 p.m., followed by the program at 1:15.

  • Community shares grief with prayer service, vigil

    The Trimble Banner

    After one of the most tragic events in local history, the Carroll County community took time to mourn and to begin to heal this past week.

  • Runnin’ Raiders on to state!

    The Trimble County High School cross country team enjoyed an outstanding day at the Kentucky High School Athletic Association’s Region 5 Class A Meet in Danville Saturday. Trimble took top honors in the region in the boys’ run and finished second overall in the girls’ run.

    “I thought that the entire team rose to the occasion and ran well,” Trimble Coach David Apel said Monday. “We were very happy with our performances Saturday at the Regional meet.”

  • Trimble County General Election Results

    There were 3,579 persons voting –53 percent of those registered in the county.

    President—Mitt Romney, 2,133; Barack Obama, 1,355; Jill Stein, 16; Randall Terry, 11; Gary Johnson, 25.

    U.S. House District 4 General—Thomas Massie, 1,805; Wm. Adkins, 1,470; David Lewis, 126.

    U.S. House District 4 Unexpired Special —Thomas Massie, 1,727; Wm. Adkins, 1,424; David Lewis, 127.

    State Representative 47th District—T.K. Broecker, 990; Rick Rand, 2,527.