Today's News

  • PSC OKs settlement in LG&E and KU rate cases

    FRANKFORT, Ky. – The Kentucky Public Service Commission on Thursday accepted a settlement granting revenue adjustments that increase the base electric rates for customers of Kentucky Utilities Co. and the base electric and natural gas rates for customers of Louisville Gas and Electric Co.

  • Bridge snow removal plan explained

    Plans are in place to manage snow and ice removal from the Milton-Madison Bridge during the winter.

    With the first bit of light snowfall around the area Thursday evening, some residents may have been curious about the methods the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet’s highway crews will use to keep the weight-restricted bridge open to traffic during severe weather.

  • Cheers, everyone!
  • New Year’s Day holiday closings

    The following business  and office closures have been announced for the New Years Day holiday:
    Trimble County Schools are closed through Wednesday, Jan. 2 and  will reopen Thursday, Jan. 3,.

    Bedford City Hall and Morgan Community Center will be closed Tuesday, Jan. 1, for New Years.

    Rumpke Garbage pickup will be on Wednesday, Dec. 26.

    Milton City Hall and Water and Sewer Dept. will be closed Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 31 and Jan. 1.

  • Surrounded!
  • 8th grade Students of the Month

    Trimble County Middle School Principal Mike Genton has recognized the TCMS Eighth Grade Students of the Month for November.


    Property transfers
    Raymond Jr. and Stacie Hendricks and Joseph Eric Hendricks to Gary Keith Pyles-real estate near Brown and Bird property 18,000 sq ft. $3,656.
    Raymond Jr. and Stacie Hendricks and Joseph Eric Hendricks to Gary Keith Pyles-real estate on east side of US 421 south of Milton $1,300.
    Edward A. and Deanna L. Nacke to LG&E-real estate on east side of Ogden Ridge Road. $210,000.
    Ruth Leach to Gary Leach-real estate on Pryors Fork Rd, Trimble County with exceptions-58 acre more or less. Fair Cash Value-$110,000.

  • Trimble County Sheriff’s Department Call Log

    Monday, Dec. 10
    7:52 a.m., federal overtime traffic detail, 12000 U.S. 421N
    8:13 a.m., school visit, Trimble County High School
    10:09 a.m., school visit, Trimble County Middle School
    1:14 p.m., terroristic threatening, 100 block Smith Ln
    1:53 p.m., school visit, Trimble County High School
    3:41 p.m., meth lab, 100 block Luckett Ave
    3:57 p.m., traffic detail, 12000 U.S. 421N
    4:05 p.m., fight, Luckett Ave
    6:54 p.m., traffic stop, 11000 U.S. 421N

    Tuesday, Dec. 11

  • Local government briefs

    Special to The Trimble Banner

    Milton Commission

    A number of items were addressed during the business conducted at the Dec. 13 meeting of the Milton City Commission.

    Jeff Woods of Raisor, Zapp and Woods updated the commission on the city’s yearly audit. According to Woods, the city’s anticipated $108,000 general fund expenditures cost $33,000 more than expected.

  • Trimble County Community Calendar

    Wednesday, Jan. 2
    Trimble County High School basketball teams host Oldham County in a varsity doubleheader. The boys’ varsity  game begins at 6 p.m. The girls’ varsity game starts at 8 p.m.

    Thursday, Jan. 3
    The Trimble County Hymn Sing is 7 p.m. at Bedford United Methodist Church.

    Friday, Jan. 4
    The Trimble County Raiders basketball team hosts Williamstown. Varsity  game begins at 7:30 p.m.

    Monday, Jan 7