Today's News

  • Rep. Rand reviews the week in the House

    During even-year legislative sessions, no other bill gets more attention than the budget, which is understandable, because no other bill directs so many of the General Assembly’s priorities.

    Even so, that doesn’t undercut the importance of other legislation also set to become law, and as my colleagues and I prepare to wrap up the 2012 Regular Session this coming Thursday, there are more than a few of these bills that deserve mention.

  • Letters to the editor not to be confused with rumor or fact

    A letter to the editor written by Milton resident Larry Graves and published in last week’s issue of The Trimble Banner apparently has ruffled feathers in and around Milton. It has been brought to my attention that the letter has generated some criticism leveled at this newspaper--to the point that some have questioned whether The Trimble Banner reports rumor or fact.


    Monday, Apr. 16: Chili Dog, *Rib-E-Q, Sliced tomato/Lettuce, Sauerkraut, Potato Rounds, Broccoli & Celery w/dip, Strawberry Applesauce, Fresh fruit

    Tuesday, Apr. 17: Chicken Nuggets, Macaroni & Cheese, Green Beans, Fruit Cup, Jello w/topping, Fresh fruit, Whole Wheat Bread

    Wednesday, Apr. 18: Spaghetti w/ meat sauce, *Cheese Quesadilla, Tossed Salad, Peas, Cottage Cheese/Pineapple, Fresh Fruit, fruit

  • Hafers welcome daughter

    Jace Melwood Hafer was born at 7:28 p.m. March 24, 2012 at Norton Suburban Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces and was 21 inches in length. She is the daughter of Jeremy and Ashlee Hafer, Madison.

    Maternal grandparents are Edgar and Debbie Thomas, Bedford. Paternal grandparents are Dean and Traci Hafer, Madison.

    Great-Grandparents are Shirley and Doris Brown, Sharon Ogden and Dallas and Bonnie Tomlin.

  • Trimble County Community Calendar

    Thursday, April 12
    Milton City Commission  meets at 7 p.m. at the Milton Municipal Building.

    Friday, April 13
    Relay for Life yardsale will be hosted by the Trimble County Senior Citizens at the Trimble County Park from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

    Saturday, April 14

  • State police to conduct traffic checkpoints

    The Kentucky State Police will be conducting traffic safety checkpoints in the counties of Oldham, Trimble, Henry, Owen, Carroll and Gallatin during the period of April 16 - April 30, 2012.

    The intent of a traffic safety checkpoint is to provide for high visibility public safety service, focusing on vehicular equipment deficiencies, confirming appropriate registration of vehicles and the licensing of drivers.  Violations of law or other public safety issues that arise shall be addressed in accordance with Kentucky traffic and regulatory laws.

  • News of Public Record 04-11-12

    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 following cases were heard the week of April 2, 2012 in Trimble County Court.


  • Trimble Little Leaguers invited to ‘Night with the Bats’