Today's News

  • Aging Baby Boomers present challenges, opportunities alike

    Like the rest of the nation, Kentucky is seeing a definite graying trend as more and more Baby Boomers move past their 65th birthday and a growing number of citizens reach their nineties and beyond.

  • Rand: Help available for those facing foreclosure

    Kentucky homeowners who have had their homes foreclosed or are at-risk of having that happen have several avenues of assistance available to them, including money from a national, multi-billion dollar settlement, state Rep. Rick Rand said last week.

  • Residents encouraged to apply for AmeriCorps National Service

    The Louisville Area Chapter of the American Red Cross is currently accepting applications for AmeriCorps National Service! Members of the National Preparedness & Response Corps will complete projects that enhance organizational service delivery and expand community resources while developing their professional skill base. Service locations:  Louisville, Jeffersonville, Ind.; Frankfort, Paducah,; Bowling Green and Madisonville, Ky.

    Members of the National Preparedness & Response Corps will:

  • Trimble County Community Calendar

    Wednesday, July 18
     Ages K-2nd grade: Celebrate books and reading in book club!  This is a fun program for kids who have outgrown story times but still love to share stories, play games and make a craft at the library! Starts at 10:30 a.m.

    Trimble County Public Library offers teen crafters for 7th graders and up an opportunity to craft Pop Tab Bracelets from 2-3 p.m.  Bring a friend, listen to music and get artsy. It is yours to keep. Registration is not required.

  • 40 troopers graduate from KSP Academy

    FRANKFORT, Ky. - The Kentucky State Police Academy presented diplomas to 40 new troopers at ceremonies held July 6 in Frankfort. Their addition to the force brings the agency’s strength to a total of 948 troopers serving the citizens of the Commonwealth.


    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 July 9 -13, 2012.


  • Consley, Line display excellence in Beta Club Convention


    The Trimble Banner Intern

    Two Trimble County High School students recently placed first and second in the National Senior Beta Club Convention.

    Hunter Consley took first place in Science and James Line took second place in Social Studies.

  • Milton commissioners discuss water rate, employee pay hikes


    The Trimble Banner Intern

  • Henry man faces charges after 27-mile pursuit

    An attempt to make a traffic stop of a motorcycle on traffic infractions late Thursday led to a multiple-county pursuit. The pursuit ended with the arrest of 62-year-old Campbellsburg resident James H. Fields on multiple charges.

    According to Trimble County Sheriff Tim Coons, Kentucky State Trooper Brodie Jodry was on routine patrol traveling on Hwy. 55 near the Trimble/Carroll County line when at about 10:38 p.m. he encountered Fields on a motorcycle speeding and traveling without the headlamps illuminated.