Today's News


    Wednesday, March 31 Trimble County Babe Ruth Summer Baseball program application deadline is today. Thursday, April 1 Trimble County Hymn Sing will be at the Milton Baptist Church on U.S. 421 North at 7 p.m. Everyone welcome. Bedford Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) invites the community to attend Maundy Thursday Service

  • Rand Paul and Trey Grayson to speak at Lincoln & Reagan Day Luncheon


  • Carroll plans groundwater study

    Carroll County Fiscal Court voted March 23 to contribute $5,000 toward a funding agreement that will allow a new study of groundwater level measurements and model simulations of the alluvial aquifer around Carroll County. “The total cost of the plan is $110,000,” Bill Osborne, general manager of Carrollton Utilities, told the mag

  • New Milton mayor 'hands on'

    The Trimble Banner Having raced hydroplanes at speeds of 120 mph or higher and having taught high school for 31 years, it seems Denny Jackson’s newest job as mayor of Milton, Ky., would be a walk in the park. “A lot more goes on in a small town than people realize,” Jackson said Tuesday, March 23, in his Milton City Hall office. “There are plenty of headac

  • Local burglaries still being investigated


    The Trimble Banner

    Another daytime home burglary was reported in Trimble County last week. A family member reported that a home in the 300 block of Powell Hill Road was broken into through a side window.

  • Carroll falls to Trimble, tops Cooper

    The Lady Panthers opened their season against the border-rival Lady Raiders of Trimble County. Unfortunately, the young team was unable to pull out a victory, losing 2-3 overall at home on Tuesday March 23. In no. 1 singles, Carroll County senior Priya Patel lost 3-6, 1-6 to Trimble County’s Kasi Fogle. In no. 2 singles, Carroll County senior Staci McArter lost 4-6, 6-1,

  • Western Hills tops boys’ tennis

    The young Panthers’ tennis team met a formidable opponent Monday in the Wolverines of Western Hills out of Frankfort. While they battled hard, they were overmatched and unable to pull out a win, losing 1-4 overall. “The Carroll County players came out with a very good attitude, and they did show it on the court,” Head Coac

  • Cinderella’s Closet gave girls a ‘fairy tale’ day

    Editor: The price tag of a prom dress can range from $200 to $400 and higher. The accessories, tickets, transportation, flowers, hair, makeup, and nails included can exceed more than $1,000.00. Many high school girls are forced to pass on this rite of passage. We were told of a program called Cinderella’s Closet in Lakeside Park, Ky.,

  • Carrollton man arrested on warrant, new charges

    A local man was arrested Sunday on two warrants out of Boone County, as well as drug charges and potential stolen property charges out of Carroll County. Drake Meyer, 18, of Carrollton, was arrested by Carrollton Police Officer Michael Jump and charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a controlled substance, prescription

  • Carroll County school board seeks replacement for Riley

    Lisa James, Carroll County Superintendent of Schools, has begun the process to appoint a replacement for board of education member Rob Riley who resigned earlier this month. “I need to resign from the school board position because I have purchased a home that is no longer in my district,” Riley told fellow board members during th