Today's News

  • 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

  • Kentucky contributes heavily to nation’s food production

    One of the hallmarks of the holidays is that there never seems to be a shortage of good food to eat. From turkey on Thanksgiving to homemade candy at Christmas, it’s usually easy to find something to fill up a plate.

    Increasingly, there’s a strong chance that this food has a Kentucky connection as well, though that may not always be readily known when we reach into the pantry or the refrigerator.

  • Are you writing New Year’s resolutions?

    If you are considering New Year’s resolutions, you are not alone. On the 1st of January, millions of people around the world think about making changes in their lives.

    According to Wikipedia, the first recorded New Year’s resolutions were made by the Babylonians around 4,000 years ago. Most commonly, it revolved around returning any borrowed farm equipment, as their New Year coincided with the start of their farming season.

  • Fruit and Vegetable Conference Jan. 7-8 in Lexington

    The 2013 Kentucky Fruit and Vegetable Conference and Trade Show will have something of interest for all fruit and vegetable producers. This year’s event convenes at 8 a.m. Jan. 7 at Lexing-ton’s Embassy Suites Hotel and concludes around 5 p.m. Jan. 8.

    Preconference activities on Jan. 6 include a Winemaking Techniques Workshop from 1- 5:30 p.m. in Seay Auditorium on the University of Kentucky campus; a reception and the Kentucky Farmers’ Market Association annual meeting; and a fruit roundtable discussion from 7:30-9 p.m. at the hotel.