Today's News

  • Trimble County Community Calendar

    Thursday, August 23
    Trimble County Public Library offers Kentucky Teleworks- exciting online JOB opportunities! Work from home! Success just a click away! 6-7 p.m. Forum to describe the job opportunities. 7-8 p.m. Individual screening.

    Friday, August 24
    Second annual Party in the Park sponsored by Milton Lion Club at Milton City Park from 5-9 p.m. Featured is Shefton Kash, a Renfro Valley Country Star and his band.

    Trimble County Raiders football home opener vs. Clinton County, 8 p.m.

    Monday, August 27

  • Trimble County Sheriff’s Department Call Log

    Monday, August 13
    10:47 a.m., Emergency Medical Services medical call, 1400 block Peck Pike
    11:26 a.m., school visit, Milton Elementary
    11:34 a.m., theft complaint, 1300 block Bells Ridge Rd
    12:42 p.m., inspection, 200 block Willard Wilson Rd
    1:43 p.m., school visit, Trimble County High School
    2:18 p.m., property dispute, 900 block Vernard Rd
    2:20 p.m., juvenile out of control, 100 block Wentworth Ave.
    6:00 p.m., traffic detail, 12000 U.S. 421N

    Tuesday, August 14

  • Traffic accidents send one to hospital

    Local law enforcement and emergency units were dispatched to the scene of two traffic accidents on Wednesday, Aug. 15.


    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 Aug. 13-17, 2012.


  • Milton Commission sets special meeting

    The City of Milton Commission will be holding a special meeting in the Milton Municipal Building on Thursday, August 23, 2012 at 7 p.m. the meeting is being held to discuss water/sewer issues.

  • Milton Lions Club hosts Party in Park

    The Second Annual Party in the Park sponsored by the Milton Lions Club will be held Friday from 5-9 p.m. Featured entertainment will be Renfro Valley country star Shefton Kash and his band.

  • At the Kentucky State Fair
  • Bedford to crack down on late payments

    Bedford residents who are delinquent in paying their sewer bills may soon find the city playing “hardball.” The subject of delinquent sewer payments is a recurrent theme of discussion at the monthly meetings of the Bedford City Commission.

    Mayor Russell Clifton told the commissioners that City Clerk Joyce Teague battles with the issue on a regular basis of city sewer customers making only partial payments of what is due to the city and some continue to run behind each month.

  • Board hears opening day school report


    The Trimble Banner

    Updates on the school district’s construction projects and the first days back to class were major topics at the Trimble County School Board’s first meeting of the 2012-2013 school year.

  • County sets tax rates, jail expense a concern

    The members of Trimble County Fiscal Court on Monday voted to follow the recommendation of the Kentucky Department of Local Government in setting the tax rates for the 2012-13 year. The compensating rate suggested by the Department of Local Government for real property is 7.6 cents per $100. An increase would require a public hearing, according to Interim Judge-Executive Stephen Stark.