Today's News

  • The Trimble Banner time machine

    January Mary Lou Stewart retired Jan. 5 from the Trimble County office of the University of Kentucky Extension Service. Stewart served as secretary for 20 years at the Extension Office and was described by 4-H Extension agent Ralph Hance as “the glue that holds us all together.” Clester E. “Cletus” Mullins, 33, was charged Jan. 15 with the murder

  • Madison, Trimble libraries make pact

    The Trimble Banner A new agreement between Kentucky and Indiana now allows residents in Trimble and Jefferson counties to register as users at both public libraries. The agreement, the first of its kind in Kentucky, allows Trimble County residents to obtain user cards at the Madison-Jefferson County Public Library – an opportunity pre


    Thursday, Jan. 7

    Trimble County Hymn Sing is 7 p.m. at Bedford United Methodist Church on U.S. 421 North. Everyone is welcome.

  • Remember your outdoor pets in cold weather

    The Humane Society of the United States reminds pet owners that despite their fur, domesticated dogs and cats still rely on humans for protection from the elements.

    Consider buying sweaters for short-haired indoor dogs to help keep them warm while exercising outdoors in cold weather.

  • BBB lists top consumer scams of 2009

    KPA News Service One woman lost $9,000. Another wanted to claim her free Corvette before she discovered it didn’t exist. This year, several people fell for consumer scams as they became desperate to get money. The Better Business Bureau’s Louisville branch recently released the top scams of 2009. While the economy caused more people to get scammed, it also led to mor

  • Worthville man charged in 1991 Louisville murder

    A Carroll County man has been charged in the 1991 death of a Louisville woman. Louisville Metro Police Department charged Worthville resident David L. Hawkins, 46, with the murder of Karen Goodman, who was found beaten and strangled to death in her home in the 900 block of South First Street in Louisville on April 8,

  • Panthers snap losing streak

    The Carroll County Panthers snapped an eight-game losing streak with a 64-59 win over Sunland Baptist Academy from the Bahamas during the Sunshine Classic in Daytona Beach, Fla., on Dec. 30. Will Yager scored a season high 29 points to lead the Panthers. D.C. Craig and Andy Sisenstein added 13 apiece to contribute to the win.

  • Ballinger is MSC Player of Week

    CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. -- Whitney Ballinger’s All-America campaign continues in full stride as the new year begins. The 6-foot-3 junior forward from Carrollton picked up her third Mid-South Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week honor Monday after leading 10th-ranked Campbellsville University (13-1) to a pair of victories in New Orleans, Jan. 2-3.

  • NAS donation clarified


  • Lady Panthers finish 1-2 in Sunshine Classic road trip

    Determined to leave the Sunshine State with a win, the Lady Panthers beat the Lady Seahawks of Sunlake High School 62-14 in the third round of the Daytona Beach Sunshine Classic on Dec. 30.