Today's News

  • 3 injured in Milton area accidents

    Kentucky State Police investigated two personal injury accidents in the north end of Trimble County last week. KSP was assisted at the scene of both accidents by the Trimble County Emergency Medical Services, Milton Fire & Rescue and the Bedford Fire Department.

    At 10:24 a.m. on Wednesday, May 9, emergency responders were dispatched to the scene of a two-vehicle accident at the intersection of Hwy. 1492 and U.S. 421N. Police and emergency personnel arrived on the scene and found two vehicles in the roadway with patients trapped inside.

  • Trimble County Sheriff's Log 05-16-12

    Monday, May 7
    6:18 a.m., traffic detail, 12000 block U.S. 421N
    11:00 a.m., process service, 200 block Taylor Farm Rd
    11:28 a.m., property dispute, 1400 block U.S. 421N
    1:47 p.m., traffic stop, U.S. 421N and Greenbriar Rd
    2:38 p.m., federal overtime detail, 12000 block U.S. 421N

    Tuesday, May 8
    3:17 p.m., no insurance, U.S. 421N
    5:27 p.m., inspection, 100 block Ridgewood Ct

    Wednesday, May 9
    9:34 a.m., federal overtime detail, 12000 block U.S. 421N

  • News of Public Record 05-16-12

    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 followng cases were heard in Trimble County court the week of May 2-May 11, 2012.


  • Following the Yellow Brick Road
  • Bridge calls subject of investigation

    An investigation is underway following a series of calls received by the 911 emergency system in Madison that led to the closure of the Milton-Madison Bridge Friday night.

    Jefferson County, Ind., Sheriff John Wallace told The Trimble Banner that he has asked the Indiana Department of Homeland Security for their assistance in the investigation.

    Wallace said calls reporting safety concerns were received at “9:02 p.m., 9:15 and two more at 9:32 p.m.” The bridge was closed late Friday by law enforcement on both sides of the river.

  • Two vying for Circuit Court Clerk Tuesday

    Trimble County voters will choose between two candidates –Stacy M. Bruner and John C. Edwards—to succeed incumbent Theresa Edwards for the office of Trimble County Circuit Court Clerk in next Tuesday’s Democrat Primary Election. Theresa Edwards is not a candidate for re-election.

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  • Battle of Perryville 150th anniversary commemoration planned for Oct. 6-7

    FRANKFORT, Ky. - Guests planning to attend the 150th commemoration of the Battle of Perryville, Oct. 6-7, can save money and avoid long lines by purchasing advance tickets online.

    The Kentucky Department of Parks is offering advance tickets for the first time, with savings of between $5 and $7.50 on the ticket price. Advance sales will be available through Sept. 28.

  • Trimble County Sheriff's Log 05-09-12

    Monday, April 30
    7:43 a.m., traffic detail, 12000 block U.S. 421N
    11:40 a.m., process eviction service, 1200 block Trout Ridge
    11:48 a.m., school visit, Trimble County High School
    12:30 p.m., process service, 500 block Hardy Creek Rd
    12:54 p.m., school visit, Milton Elementary School
    1:39 p.m., funeral escort, Ransdell Funeral Home
    1:42 p.m., traffic stop, U.S. 42E
    1:55 p.m., school visit, Trimble County Middle School
    2:42 p.m., domestic abuse, 500 block School Hollow Rd