Today's News


    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 Sept. 24-Sept. 28, 2012.


  • Relay kickoff set Oct. 16 at library

    The Trimble County Relay For Life Kick Off Celebration will be held at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 16, at the Trimble County Public Library.

  • Voter registration ends at 4:30 Tuesday

    Tuesday, Oct. 9, is the deadline to register to vote in the November general election.

    Voter registration cards are available at Trimble County Clerk Tina Browning’s office. The clerk’s office will close at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday. Registration cards can also be obtained from the Kentucky secretary of state’s website.

    Oct. 9 is also the deadline for making an address change, change of party affiliation or updating the name under which a person is registered.

  • Bedford Commission reaffirms 2008 ordinance

    The Bedford City Commission voted on Thursday, Sept. 27, to reaffirm Ordinance No. 1, Series 2008, regarding the collection of delinquent sewer bills in the city.

  • Bridge to 1 lane today

    LOUISVILLE, KY - The Milton-Madison Bridge will be reduced to one lane on Wednesday, Oct. 3rd 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.

  • Road work to begin in downtown Milton

    Louisville, Ky. – Major road improvements at the main intersection of downtown Milton, Ky., are scheduled to begin this week and last through the end of November. Construction in the area of US 421 at Coopers Bottom Rd. is expected to improve traffic flow and drainage in the area.

  • Trimble readers on vacation
  • It’s time to be preparing your home for cold weather

    Early fall is the perfect time to start preparing your home for cold weather. There are several no cost or lost cost improvements that you can make to your home to reduce your winter bills.

    According to the United States Department of Energy, 46 percent of your utility bill goes for heating and cooling your home.  To reduce your heating costs, adjust your thermostat to as high or as low as is comfortable in the winter.  You may also want to consider a programmable thermostat. 

  • Farmers advised to be on watch for cyanide poisoning

    Now that fall has begun, county livestock producers should be alert to the increasing chance of frost and the risk some forages have of causing cyanide (Prussic Acid) poisoning.

  • CAC defeats Portland Christian, Madison

    The Christian Academy of Carrollton junior varsity volleyball team, coached by Laura Nelson, is off to a good start on their 2012 season.

    On Friday, Sept. 14, CAC played Portland Christian Academy in Louisville. CAC beat PCS in the first set, 25–16. The second set went into overtime with PCS winning 27-25. The third set was the tie-breaker with CAC pulling out with the win 15-9.