Today's News

  • Game provides special needs youth a day to be like every other kid

    Children all over the United States await the advent of spring and the beginning of the baseball season. High school all the way down to t-ball teams are being selected and play is beginning on the many ball fields around Carroll County. This past weekend my husband Jim and I had a wonderful opportunity to see the purest form of baseball on


    The Trimble Banner While Brittney Gribbins went outside to put hamburgers on the grill just before 7 p.m. Thursday, April 1, a pan of grease intended for french fries overheated and ignited a fire in the kitchen. The fire spread and quickly destroyed the trailer home at 1174 Coopers Bottom Road, Milton, that she and her husband, Steven, bou


    The old furniture factory water tower at the corner of Fourth and Taylor Streets was knocked down Monday by Nixon Construction and Kemper Construction following a number of requests by Carrollton Mayor Dwight Louden for it to be painted or removed. “It went reasonably the way we wanted it,” Kemper Construction Owner Paul Kemper


    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