Today's News

  • Trimble County Sheriff’s Department Call Log

    Monday, Nov. 19
    6:36 a.m., traffic stop, Trimble County High School
    7:48 a.m., federal overtime traffic detail, 12000 U.S. 421N
    8:44 a.m., school visit, Milton Elementary School
    1:18 p.m., school visit, Trimble County High School
    2:00 p.m., attempt to locate, Edgewater Dr
    3:28 p.m., escort, en route to Milton
    3:29 p.m., school zone traffic detail, Trimble County High School
    3:54 p.m., federal overtime traffic detail, 12000 U.S. 421N
    5:36 p.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 the week of Nov. 26-Nov.30, 2012.


  • Shelby County High School Class of 1962
  • EMS event commemorates fallen hero

    Special to The Trimble Banner

    On Saturday, family members, friends and co-workers gathered at the Trimble County Emergency Medical Services building to remember and honor the late Mark Rexroat.

    Mark had been an Emergency Medical Technician for the past eight years serving the Trimble County and Henry County districts. Before becoming an EMT he served as the fire chief at the Bedford Volunteer Fire Department.

  • Many steps remain in bridge construction

    “It’s beginning to look like a full-length truss bridge now, which a lot of people will think that sort of signifies the bridge being complete but there’s still work to be done.”

    That was the recent assessment of the progress of the Milton-Madison Bridge Project by Aaron Stover, an engineer with Michael Baker, Jr., Inc., the company in charge of bridge inspection during the project.

  • Light Up Bedford is Friday

    The community’s annual Light Up Bedford celebration will be held this Friday, Dec. 7, at the Courthouse Square. Organizers are hoping for an outstanding crowd for the event.
    The Milton Elementary School Choir will start the program with song at 6 p.m. The Christmas Story will be read and the Lighting of the Square will follow. The Bedford Fire Department will lead the Christmas parade to the Morgan Community Center.

  • Bizarre mishap blocks lanes of bridge

    The Milton-Madison Bridge was closed for about an hour Monday following a single-vehicle injury accident on the exit ramp at the Milton end of the bridge.

    Local police, ambulance and fire units were dispatched to the scene at 2:34 p.m. and found a car rolled over and resting on its top, blocking traffic flow in both directions, according to Trooper Brad Arterburn, Public Information Officer for the Kentucky State Police Post 5 at Campbellsburg.


    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, Dec. 3: Mexican Bosco stick, Marinara sauce, glazed carrots, green beans, orange slices, baked apples.

    Tuesday, Dec. 4: Chicken, nuggets, pinto beans, potato, wedges, apple or sliced peaches, corn bread.

  • Boys’ Varsity Schedule

    Nov 29 at Carroll County
    Dec 4 at Owen County
    Dec 6 at St. Francis
    Dec 7 at Eminence
    Dec 10 at South Oldham
    Dec 14 host Oldham Co.
    Dec 15 hostWest. Hills
    Dec 17 host Walden
    Dec 21 at Deming
    Dec 22 at St. Patrick
    Dec 27-29 Silver Grove Coaches vs Cancer Classic
    Jan 2 host Walton-Verona
    Jan 4 host Williamstown
    Jan 7 host No. Bullitt
    Jan 12 at Christian Academy Indiana
    Jan 16 at Walton-Verona 8th Region All “A” Classic
    Jan 21 at Walden


    EDITOR’S NOTE: The following preview of the Trimble County High School boys’ basketball season was compiled from a series of Head Coach Johnny Leep’s answers to a list of emailed questions regarding the upcoming season. The Trimble County Raiders open the 2012-13 season at Carroll County tomorrow night.

    Special to The Trimble Banner